Natural gas is a clean source of energy, which has and will continue to reduce our country’s carbon emissions. Plus, natural gas is American-made, reliable highly efficient. From the cozy convenience of home and water heating, to generating the electricity used when we need it most, natural gas is the fuel we rely on today and need in the future.
A new gas home in Colorado emits 36% less carbon than an all electric home.
The affordability of natural gas has led to $121 billion in savings for American businesses since 2009.
Emissions from the natural gas distribution system have declined 73% since 1990.
Enjoy the peace of mind knowing that natural gas is always there when you need it, even during winter storms and electrical outages. Natural gas provides reliable back-up power even in the harshest of conditions. Natural gas equipment is easier to repair and maintain which means lower maintenance costs for you. Your natural gas supply is always on and always “full”. Never worry about filling your propane tank again.
Gas water heaters heat water twice as fast as traditional water heaters and produce more water per hour. Natural gas tankless water heaters have low operating costs and you never have to worry about running out of hot water. Natural gas stoves, cook tops and ovens also use less energy and are the choice of professional chefs because of the nearly immediate temperature control. Natural gas clothes dryers dry faster than those that run on electricity and use nearly two times less energy than an electric dryer.*
Natural gas provides the best overall energy value to heat your home, with gas furnaces and boilers up to 97% efficient while emitting about 16% less carbon dioxide than propane heating.** Here at home, Colorado Natural Gas has invested hundreds of thousands of dollars each year for our customers in the form of energy efficiency rebates and free-of-charge home efficiency assessments.
Our goal in providing efficiency assessments is to reduce energy bills and increase efficiency for our customers. Lower energy bills and higher energy efficiency mean that customers can enjoy the reliability and comfort of natural gas at a lower cost.