gas is one of Canada's most important forms of energy, an essential part of our
daily lives and a pillar of our community. Its use makes economic, environmental
and technological sense.
is the hallmark of natural gas. In Canada, it is now the leading source of heat
for homes and businesses, and continues to be adopted by more and more
homebuilders and enterprises each year. High-efficiency furnaces, water heaters,
clothes dryers, stoves, fireplaces, barbecues, heat pumps and integrated
heating-cooling devices also operate on natural gas. The use of natural gas to
generate electricity is one of the fastest-growing uses of this fuel.
of this resource is very similar to that of crude
oil. Visit our Crude Oil Section for