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PGC Report: U.S. Natural Gas Resources at Record Levels, Up More Than 5 Percent

Friday April 10, 2015 by Ben

Washington, DC – The American Gas Association (AGA), in coordination with the Potential Gas Committee (PGC), today released the PGC’s year-end 2014 biennial report: Potential Supply of Natural Gas in the United States. The new assessment finds that the … read more

Onboard Dynamics creates advisory board of automotive and energy industry veterans

Thursday April 9, 2015 by Ben

Onboard Dynamics, Inc. (ObDI) has selected five automotive and energy industry veterans to form an advisory board that will guide the company’s commercialization of its new, natural gas vehicle refueling technologies. ObDI’s efforts to bring this innovative solution to market … read more

Comprehensive Study Shows Decreasing Emissions from Local Natural Gas Distribution Systems

Tuesday March 31, 2015 by Ben

Washington, D.C. – A study published today in Environmental Science & Technology led by a team from Washington State University (WSU) found that emissions from local natural gas distribution systems in cities and towns throughout the U.S. have decreased in … read more

PSE Joins Northwest Natural Gas Market Transformation Effort

Monday March 2, 2015 by Ben

BELLEVUE, Wash. – Puget Sound Energy has joined several other regional utilities that provide natural gas service to hundreds of thousands of customers to develop a 5-year regional natural gas market transformation initiative.

The focus of this Collaborative effort is … read more

AGA: Natural Gas Utilities Are Delivering Answers to Our Nation’s Energy Challenges

Thursday February 19, 2015 by Ben

New York, NY – American Gas Association (AGA) Chairman Terry McCallister told an audience at the New York Society of Security Analysts today that natural gas should be the preferred energy source for the United States for decades to come … read more

EAO hosts open houses for Eagle Mountain – Woodfibre pipeline

Wednesday February 18, 2015 by Ben

SURREY, BC – ​Representatives from the BC Environmental Assessment Office (EAO) and FortisBC were in Coquitlam and Squamish last week, meeting with community members and answering questions as part of the EAO’s review of FortisBC’s proposed Eagle Mountain – Woodfibre read more

AGA: Latest Data Shows Increased Natural Gas Savings and Emissions Reductions

Wednesday February 11, 2015 by Ben

Washington, D.C. – Americans continue to save  money and improve their environmental footprint by using natural gas, according to the 2015 American Gas Association (AGA) Playbook, released today. The freshly updated guide for natural gas information shows that natural … read more

Avista Names Kevin Christie Vice President for Customer Solutions

Tuesday February 10, 2015 by Ben

SPOKANE, WA–Avista Corp. today announced that Kevin Christie has been named as vice president for customer solutions. He will retain his current responsibilities in the areas of external communications, community outreach and philanthropy, as well as customer energy efficiency and … read more

FortisBC finalizes LNG supply agreement with BC Ferries to fuel new vessels

Wednesday February 4, 2015 by Ben

SURREY, B.C. – ​FortisBC announced today that it will provide up to 300,000 gigajoules of liquefied natural gas (LNG) per year, the energy equivalent of 7.8 million litres of diesel fuel, for the next 10 years to help fuel BC … read more

Oregon PUC grants approval for Avista compressed natural gas services

Monday February 2, 2015 by Ben

SPOKANE, Wash.– Avista recently received approval from the Public Utility Commission of Oregon to offer business customers within its Oregon service territory compressed natural gas (CNG) services. The service offering allows Avista to construct, own and operate dedicated CNG infrastructure … read more