The American Gas Association, founded in 1918, represents more than 200 local energy companies that deliver clean natural gas throughout the United States. There are more than 72 million residential, commercial and industrial natural gas customers in the U.S., of which 95 percent — just under 69 million customers — receive their gas from AGA members. AGA is an advocate for natural gas utility companies and their customers and provides a broad range of programs and services for member natural gas pipelines, marketers, gatherers, international natural gas companies and industry associates. Today, natural gas meets more than one-fourth of the United States’ energy needs.

This AGA luncheon and presentation focussed on the outlook for natural gas demand and supply, as well as regulatory and legislative changes. The presentation sought to emphasize the potential impact of climate and energy legislation address various issues regarding investment in this sector:

• Natural Gas Supply/Demand
• Other Key Legislative & White House Issues
• Investment Outlook
• FERC and State Regulatory Issues