Natural Gas in Texas

Natural gas is one of the main sources of energy for many of our everyday needs and activities. In 2009, about 29% of energy use in the United States came from natural gas and more than half of the homes in the United States use natural gas as their main heating source. Natural gas is supplied to homes where it's used in fuel stoves for cooking, clothes dryers, water heaters, and more. Natural gas has long been a popular resource for homes that allows us to live more comfortably.