US gas consumption to fall through 2022 amid sluggish economy

Monday, 10 May 2021

The US economy has been badly hit by the Covid-19 pandemic, with gas consumption in 2020 falling to 1.9 Bcf per day below the 2019 high of 85.1 Bcf/d. Analysts expect gas demand for power generation will continue to fall in 2021 and 2022 amid greater renewable energy built-out.

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