Natural Gas in the State

Fueling Washington

Natural gas generates 17.5% of the state’s electricity.

64,400 Jobs

The natural gas industry supports thousands of Americans with stable and good paying jobs.

1,200,000 Households

Natural gas fuels warm homes, delicious meals and hot showers for Americans across the country.

Cost Effective

Natural gas is an affordable energy option for customers and communities, often much more affordable than other options.

Electricity $806

Natural Gas $583

Energy Efficient

Emissions increased across the state, by +2% since 2005. = increased (+13%) since 1990 = increased (+6%) since 2010