Supply & demand
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摘要:Why is the demand for natural gas increasing?In part, it's due to new power plants. Stringent air-quality regulations and new, efficient technology have made natural gas the fuel of choice for power plants. As a result, there has been an incre..

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Why is the demand for natural gas increasing?

In part, it's due to new power plants. Stringent air-quality regulations and new, efficient technology have made natural gas the fuel of choice for power plants. As a result, there has been an increase in the number of gas fired-power plants built in recent years.

Gas demand for electricity generation has increased 120 percent since 1993. The continued construction of new power plants is expected to boost gas demand by nearly 5 percent per year from now on, according to an article in the Feb. 28