Natural Gas

Natural gas is a reliable, efficient, domestic, environmentally-friendly energy source fueling the everyday conveniences that make our lives more comfortable. Explore the topics below to learn more about natural gas.

Smell Gas? Smell Gas?

Knowing how to recognize the signs of a gas leak, what to do if you smell gas and who to call helps with quick, easy response times.

Natural Gas Basics Natural Gas Basics

Natural gas was produced from the combination of heat and compaction pressure of organic material deep below the earth’s surface.

How Natural Gas Gets to Our Homes How Natural Gas Gets to Our Homes

Before it gets to our homes, natural gas must be extracted by production companies, moved into a transmission system and distributed via gas utilities or Local Distribution Companies (LDC’s) like Jackson Energy Authority.

Benefits of Natural Gas Benefits of Natural Gas

Natural gas is the versatile fuel source that provides convenience, comfort and reliability to millions.

How Natural Gas is Used How Natural Gas is Used

Homes, businesses, farms, industries and vehicles all depend on natural gas fuel for many uses.

Natural Gas Appliances at Home Natural Gas Appliances at Home

Millions of Americans use natural gas to heat their homes, warm their water, cook their food, dry their clothes and provide standby power in an emergency

Natural Gas Meters Natural Gas Meters

Knowing the basics of your gas meter will not only help you better manage your gas usage but also be prepared in the event of an emergency.