Energy Powers Our Economy

Not only is natural gas a safe and reliable energy that provides hot water, electricity and heat for 2/3 of New Mexicans1, but it is a homegrown energy source that contributes hundreds of millions of dollars every year to our state’s economy. That means better schools, higher paying jobs for us.

Reliable Energy Has Transformed the U.S. Economy

1.9 million jobs were added to the economy in 2015 after expanding access to natural gas.2

$22 billion is spent to enhance the safety of natural gas distribution and transmission systems.3

$1.81 is added to the economy for every $1.00 spent in manufacturing.4

12.3 million men and women work directly in manufacturing in the United States.5

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