CGA is the voice of Canada's natural gas distribution industry. Our members are distribution companies, transmission companies, equipment manufacturers and other service providers. Today, natural gas meets 30% of Canada's energy needs and Canadian natural gas distribution companies serve approximately 6.2 million customers - over half of all Canadians in their homes and at work.
the future of natural gas
How Natural Gas is a Versatile Energy Choice
How Natural Gas is Canada’s Energy Choice for Transportation
In recent years, a well supplied North American market has continued to put downward pressure on natural gas prices making it an increasingly affordable energy source for industry, as well as the other sectors, in Canada.
A new report, produced by the Canadian Industrial End-Use Data and Analysis Centre (CIEEDAC) with support from the Canadian Gas Association (CGA), explains how the industrial sector in Canada makes use of and derives benefit from an abundant low cost natural gas based energy supply. Industries described in more detail include Food and Beverage, Wood Products, Pulp and Paper, Chemical Products, Cement and Lime, and the Primary Metals industries.
March 30, 2015 – Today, the Canadian Gas Association (CGA) recognized ATCO Gas, Enbridge Gas Distribution, and an employee from Union Gas for their important contributions to improving public and worker safety. //read more
Natural Gas Facts
Natural gas is smart energy. Abundantly available, clean and
affordable, natural gas is a safe and reliable energy choice for
buildings and communities, power generation, and transportation. Natural
gas is smart energy, a core Canadian strategic asset and a foundation of Canada’s clean energy future. //read more