Latest American Gas Association Stories

2014-09-29 20:21:23

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Gas Association (AGA) presented Piedmont Natural Gas (NYSE: PNY) Chairman, President and CEO Thomas E. Skains today with its 2014 Distinguished Service Award in recognition of his many significant contributions to the natural gas industry. AGA, which represents more than 200 local energy companies that deliver natural gas to more than 68 million customers throughout the United States, presented the award to Mr. Skains at the...

2014-08-06 16:32:07

Utility Will Replace All Cast Iron Pipe and Commits to Significantly Reduce Minor Leak Backlog--Helping Cut Emissions--by End of 2014 SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- By the end of 2014, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) will have replaced all 2,243 miles of its cast iron gas distribution pipe--which can be prone to leaks--with new, modern materials. This announcement makes PG&E one of the first utilities of comparable size and age to complete such an action....

2014-07-07 12:22:25

DOVER, Del., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) ("Chesapeake") announced today that it has earned three Safety Achievement Awards from the American Gas Association ("AGA"). The 2013 Awards were presented at the AGA's Operations Conference in Pittsburgh, PA. "The safety of our customers, communities and employees is our highest priority at Chesapeake," said Michael P. McMasters, President and CEO of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation. "I'm...

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