Benefits of Natural Gas

The United States has the largest untapped reserve of natural gas in the world.  Chicago Gas Lines mission is to expand the use of natural gas in a clean, safe & cost effective way.  Below are a few reasons why natural gas is quickly becoming the most sought after natural resource in the world.

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Main Reasons to us Natural Gas

  • Cleanest Fossil Fuel
  • Highly Efficient
  • Abundant
    • Produced In America
    • Creates American Jobs
    • Prices are bound to drop on the price of natural gas
  • No unpleasant soot, ash or odor
  • No storage tanks
  • Non Toxic
  • Convenient since it is piped directly into your home
  • Natural Gas is piped underground and cannot be easily damaged or disrupted
  • Increases the value of your home
  • 90% of Natural Gas that enters the pipeline makes it to the consumer.  In comparison producing electricity is 2/3 less efficient.  Only 30% of energy used to generate electricity actually reaches the consumer.   (insert electricity chart)

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