Chemistry transforms new supplies of natural gas from shale into a stronger economy and new jobs.
Chemistry enables a more sustainable future through energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies.
Chemistry draws on alternative energy sources like energy recovery to enhance our national energy security.
Strong. Secure. Sustainable.
America needs a comprehensive domestic energy strategy that encourages the development of natural gas from shale while promoting energy efficiency and the development of alternative sources such as energy recovery and renewable energy. Through chemistry, we are creating energy solutions that will enable a strong, secure and sustainable future.
Shale Gas and New U.S. Chemical Industry Investment: $125 Billion and Counting
Potential U.S. chemical industry investment linked to plentiful and affordable natural gas has topped $125 billion. These projects – new factories, expansions, and process changes to increase capacity – could lead to $91 billion per year in new chemical industry output and 703,000 permanent new jobs across the economy by 2023.
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