Natural Gas comprises largely of methane, the simplest hydrocarbon. One carbon and four hydrogen atoms form Methane molecules. The best part is natural gas has an excellent safety record. In the event of a gas leak, Methane easily disperses because it is lighter than air. In Australia, the use of Natural Gas is regulated by exhaustive industry’s technical standards, which is another strong reason Natural Gas has such an excellent safety record.
When Natural Gas is used for hot water, cooking and space heating, less of carbon dioxide is dispersed into the environment compared to the use of other fossil fuels. Thus, it makes Natural Gas one of the cleanest burning fossil fuel. Therefore, using Natural Gas in place of electricity or another kind of fossil fuels, you can considerably lower the quantity of carbon dioxide (CO2) dispersed into the environment. The major cause of the greenhouse effect is CO2.
Through a network of underground pipelines, natural gas is allotted to domestic, commercial and industrial customers all over Australia. Gas sales are managed by a number of retail energy companies while companies like Australian Gas Networks are responsible for transmission and allotment of Natural Gas. Be it for your home or business, Natural Gas delivers a distinctive combination of competence, dependability and responsiveness.
First of all, you’ll require making a request for a new Natural Gas connection for your home when LPG or electricity is currently used for cooking, hot water, room heating and the purpose is to change one or more of these with appliances that use Natural Gas. A homeowner, energy retailer or Natural Gas specialist can fill up the connection application and submit for approval. Normally, a connection offer will be made within 10 business days.
Basic connection services are subject to the model standing offer, companies responsible for transmission and distribution of Natural Gas in your area will attempt to begin and complete the connection request within 20 business days approximately of the offer being accepted provided your energy retailer offers the requisite service orders.
Once the metre has been installed at your property, confirm gas is available in your street, thereafter contact a licensed plumber or find a Natural Gas specialist to install appliances.
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