Region: California

It really is bigger in Texas — when it comes to usage of natural gas

It really is bigger in Texas — when it comes to usage of natural gas

While natural gas is used throughout the United States, did you know five states accounted for about 37% of total U.S. natural gas consumption in 2018? They are: Texas 14.7% California 7.1% Louisiana 5.8% Florida 4.9% Pennsylvania 4.8% So, why is Texas No. 1? According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, Texas is the largest […]

Giving back is just how we do business

Giving back is just how we do business

“Think of giving not only as a duty but as a privilege.” – John Rockefeller What would you do with $9.4 million? You could buy singer Katy Perry’s house in Los Angeles. You could have bought out football coach Charlie Strong’s contract for the University of Texas. Or, you could give it away. In 2018, Williams […]

In 2017, continued strong support for Williams’ communities nationwide

In 2017, continued strong support for Williams’ communities nationwide

In all the communities we call home, Williams and our employees are highly visible community partners. We encourage our people to give back locally and we encourage their involvement by supporting the nonprofits for which they have a passion. We also prioritize support for education – particularly STEM education – along with first responders and […]

Tech giants incorporate natural gas into design of new corporate facilities

Tech giants incorporate natural gas into design of new corporate facilities

American Gas Association blogger Richard Meyer recently wrote that two household names in the technology world are integrating natural gas technology and infrastructure into their clean energy plans. In a blog post titled, “The Tech Sector’s Natural Gas Play”  Meyer reports that Microsoft Corporation and Apple are each integrating natural gas into the design of […]

For Williams and employees, 2016 was a year of giving back

For Williams and employees, 2016 was a year of giving back

Wherever we operate, Williams is recognized for our philanthropy and employee commitment to our communities. The year 2016 was no different as Williams’ volunteerism and giving directly touched lives in 45 states. Here’s a closer look at Williams in 2016: Hundreds of employees gave back through community volunteerism by serving on nonprofit boards, as school mentors, […]

Wind and solar’s BFF: Natural gas

Wind and solar’s BFF: Natural gas

The Washington Post reported last week that a new study suggests that the key to adding more renewables to the power grid in large volumes will involve installing a large number of fast-ramping natural gas plants, which can fill in quickly whenever renewable generation slips. Reporter Chris Mooney writes that although the U.S. has ambitious plans for clean […]