Pipelines, Storage & Power

Gas was top generation fuel in US in 2017 for third year running – EIA

Gas was the most-used fuel for electricity generation in the United States for the third consecutive year in 2017.
By Staff reporter 21 March 2018 0 30102

Gas was the most-used fuel for electricity generation in the United States for the third consecutive year in 2017, the country’s Energy Information Administration announced on Tuesday.

However, gas-to-power generation fell by 7.7% compared with 2016, while electricity generated from renewable sources continued to increase.