‘Natural gas is an important source of clean energy’

‘Natural gas is an important source of clean energy’. Support the statement with examples.

Natural gas
In a power deficient country, natural gas is a precious gift.

  • It can be used as a source of energy. It takes less time to build a power plant based on natural gas.
  • It can be used as an industrial raw material in petro-chemical industry.
  • It can be used in building the fertilizer plants and thereby encouraging the use of fertilizers. It can boost agricultural production.
  • Through easy transportation by way of pipelines, its utility is further increased
  • Use of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) for vehicles to replace liquid fuels is gaining wide
    popularity in the country. (Any three)