"In Louisiana, natural gas is "like the flour in a bakery," Borne said. "It goes into everything." As natural gas prices have declined and stabilized, industry jobs have been growing. Even prior to the Sasol announcement, Louisiana had been enjoying a "great couple of years with the tsunami of investment in new capital projects, modernizations, de bottlenecking improvements and expansions," Borne said."
Yvette Burghgraef-van Eechoud, Dutch Ambassador to Qatar chooses to categorise the importance of gas to both these economies by saying, "Natural gas is like the veins of our respective economies and the gas dialogue is very intense between us. Royal Dutch Shell has been present in Qatar for a long time, with its investment in the Pearl Gas-to-Liquids (GTL) project running into more than USD25 billion (QAR91 billion) and is not break-even yet,"
"Natural gas is like electricity; dangerous if tampered with, but extremely useful when utilized properly."
Or rather,methane is the chemical name of natural gas. It's a simple molecule--> CH4, it has 1 carbon and 4 hydrogens.
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