top of page

Natural Gas

Natural gas is a widely used fuel and can be produced via conventional or renewable methods. 


Natural gas is a mixture of hydrocarbons - predominately made up of methane. Natural gas produced through conventional methods is a fossil fuel because its made from sources formed over millions of years by heat and pressure.


Renewable natural gas (RNG) is produced through the anaerobic digestion of organic materials - whether from livestock, waste, or food scraps. 

For use in vehiclesnatural gas must be in a compressed (CNG) or liquefied form (LNG). Natural gas is domestically produced, relatively low priced, and available commercially. 

Natural Gas in Maine

Learn about incentives for natural gas in Maine here. 

Natural Gas Service Area Map (2020-12-09).jpg
bottom of page