Today, the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), along with IHS Economics, released a comprehensive study demonstrating how natural gas and natural gas pipelines have strengthened manufacturing and, therefore, our country. The study’s findings include:
-Natural gas access contributed to 1.9 million jobs economy-wide in 2015.
-Shale gas put an extra $1,337 back in the pocket of the average American family.
-New natural gas pipelines created more than 347,000 jobs, with 60,000 in manufacturing.
to read a summary, stories from manufacturers and the full in-depth study.