American solutions are the best solutions to the energy challenges our country faces today. The development of our natural gas resources means jobs for millions of Americans. Moody’s Analytics economist Chris Lafakis credits the oil and natural gas industry with adding more than one million jobs to our nation’s economy since 2002, putting over $1.81 billion in the pockets of American workers.
The “Shale Revolution” has directly benefited related industries, such as steel producers and the manufacturers of the equipment used in the exploration and recovery process. Natural gas companies have partnered with academic institutions in order to assemble a well-trained local workforce. America’s jobs future brightens with every discovery of new natural gas reservoirs.