Renewable natural gas is an alternative to natural gas, derived from sources such as landfills and
animal waste at dairies. But it cannot be compared to clean electricity.
Report after report has concluded renewable natural gas can not be produced in the quantities needed
prohibitively high costs
↗, and causes
negative impact to the environment and our air-quality.
Substantial investment would be required to make a renewable natural gas system viable. Renewable natural
gas in California can only meet “3% of the state’s natural gas demand”
↗. Focusing those dollars
instead on providing solutions where electricity cannot fulfill the need (e.g. jet fuel) should be the