Keystone West Virginia

As West Virginia is producing record levels of natural gas, CEA asks and answers how beneficial this has been for consumers across the state in terms of money saved and jobs created.

It has been a boon not just in cost savings, but in job creation. Since 2010, construction and drilling jobs increased 77.54 percent, employing nearly 12,000. In comparison, all other industries experienced just a 15.74 percent increase in employment combined.

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