The Benefits of Becoming a Member

By joining NGA, you will become part of a growing and innovative industry association.


Safety is the gas industry's number one priority.

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Training & Qualification

Learn more about the Training and qualification programs currently being offered by the Northeast Gas Association (NGA)

About Us

The Northeast Gas Association (NGA) is a regional trade association that focuses on education and training, technology research and development, pipeline safety, energy reliability and affordability, and environmental initiatives in the Northeast U.S.



NYSEARCH manages one of the premier natural gas research, development and demonstration (RD & D) programs in the United States.

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Advancing Natural Gas Technology and Research

NYSEARCH brings together a consortium of natural gas Local Distribution Companies (LDCs) who have a common interest and need for research and technology development and demonstration. As part of the Northeast Gas Association, NYSEARCH manages multiple projects in various stages of development for LDCs, federal agencies and their manufacturing and commercial partners.

Advancing Natural Gas Technology in North America

NYSEARCH's members and associate members are based all around North America. Its current portfolio is addressing such topics as leak detection, pipe location, improved installation, maintenance and repairs, and real-time sensing for distribution. NYSEARCH is also conducting an evaluation and test program for methane emissions technology, and evaluating residential methane detector technology.