Natural gas is an important source of energy with commercial and industrial uses and for domestic consumption in private homes. Natural gas is easily transformed into energy but is also used for heating houses and powering cars, trucks and other vehicles employed in public transport. The employment
Natural gas is a fossil fuel created when high pressure deep under the surface of the earth compresses organic matter. It is an odorless, colorless mix of methane and other hydrocarbon gases including ethane, propane, butane and pentane. Natural gas burns cleanly compared to other fossil fuels.
Natural gas is priced in accordance with the market supply and demand factors. The three most important factors that affect the price include the amount of gas being purchased, the transportation cost and the amount of processing required to prepare the gas according to the buyer’s needs.
In the United States, natural gas supplies are expected to last approximately 85 to 92 years, depending on how much natural gas is consumed every year. Around 2,214 trillion cubic feet of natural gas is available for extraction in the United States.
Samsung gas ranges are some of the top-rated gas ranges on the market, according to 2014 reviews at Consumer Reports. Three Samsung NX-series ranges topped the ratings, with models from LG, Frigidaire and Kenmore also on the list of best gas ranges.
The best gas range at any price is the Kenmore Elite 78923, according to Good Housekeeping, noted for it's versatile dual ovens. Their pick for budget ranges is the GE JGB800SEPSS, with fast and even heating, a griddle burner and a warmer underneath the oven.
As of 2015, natural gas companies in Ohio include Dominion East Ohio, Columbia Gas of Ohio and Duke Energy, which are the traditional suppliers within the state. There are also newer, alternative suppliers such as Ohio Natural Gas and Constellation.
There are a couple of theories regarding how natural gas may have been formed in the Earth. One theory stipulates that natural gas was formed when prehistoric animals and plants were buried under deep layers of Earth. Another theory states that the Earth's natural gas was created even earlier, when
As of July 2015, the natural gas prices in Ohio were an average of $3.98 for the citygate price, $23.83 for the residential price and $8.14 for the commercial price. The average industrial price was $6.43.
Natural gas is a fossil fuel and a non-renewable energy source. While it is available in abundance in 2014, like petroleum, there is a limit to the amount of natural gas available. The primary compound in natural gas is methane, so if it leaks without being burned, it is a greenhouse gas.