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2013-01-07 16:21:58

LAFAYETTE, La., Jan. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Field Energy Services, Inc. (CUSIP Nos.: 39304K AA4; U39065 AA2; and 39304K AB2), announced today that it has signed a global supplier agreement with GE Oil & Gas to deliver low-cost, cleaner burning power generation solutions to the oil and gas industry. Under the agreement, GE will provide technology and equipment, including Electric Submersible Pumps (ESPs) used in artificial lift systems for oil and fluids production,...

2012-10-17 11:21:22

DALLAS, Oct. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- T. Boone Pickens, the architect of The Pickens Plan to achieve greater energy security in the U.S., released the following statement on the energy comments by Governor Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama during last night's second presidential debate: "After four long years of helping candidates and public officials understand the importance of energy as a domestic issue, an environmental issue and a national security issue, President Obama and...

2012-07-11 02:21:28

ARLINGTON, Va., July 11, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, American Trucking Associations President and CEO Bill Graves announced that legendary energy executive T. Boone Pickens has confirmed his participation as a keynote speaker at ATA's Natural Gas in Trucking Summit. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100129/ATALOGO) "We are thrilled to have Mr. Pickens share his views on natural gas at the Summit. He is a true pioneer in the energy field," Graves said. "With his Pickens...

2012-05-15 06:22:15

~Program Expects to Incentivise Purchase of over 1,000 Heavy-Duty Natural Gas Trucks and Related Infrastructure~ VANCOUVER, May 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - The B.C. Ministry of Energy and Mines today announced the Greenhouse Gas Reduction regulation that advances the adoption and deployment of natural gas vehicles (NGVs) in BC.  Westport Innovations believes this important program will benefit British Columbia's economy, environment and transportation options for industry. The...

2012-05-03 14:21:02

WICHITA, Kan., May 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A news item released yesterday quotes oil and natural gas investor T. Boone Pickens saying, "The biggest deterrent to an energy plan in America is Koch Industries." His reasoning? That we support market prices for natural gas. Mr. Pickens has stated that he is standing up for the American people by lobbying Congress for the passage of the NAT GAS Act. However, as The Atlantic reported, the NAT GAS Act is a scheme to get tax breaks from the...

2012-04-11 02:22:18

WINTER HAVEN, Fla., April 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) today announced that its natural gas marketing subsidiary, Peninsula Energy Services Company, Inc. (PESCO), has entered into an agreement with Wise Gas, Inc., to develop compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling stations for municipal and private fleets. Jeff Greene, Business Development Consultant to Wise Gas, Inc., will be the project leader for Wise Gas, Inc. Under the terms of the agreement, the...

2012-01-26 13:41:00

DALLAS, Jan. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- President Barack Obama today unveiled a series of energy initiatives that closely track those proposed by legendary energy executive T. Boone Pickens, who applauded the President's energy package. The energy initiatives outlined by the President include incentives to move America's heavy duty and fleet vehicles to domestic natural gas as a transportation fuel, away from OPEC oil/diesel/gasoline, which Pickens has called a grave threat...

2012-01-25 15:23:00

DALLAS, Jan. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- "In his remarks in the State of the Union address, President Barack Obama again called for a national focus on developing a long-term energy plan for America. I agree we should use every available American resource. I applaud President Obama for highlighting natural gas and for calling on Congress to better promote its use. "The expanded use of natural gas in America­ in power generation and transportation­ has enormous bipartisan...

2011-07-27 11:56:00

NEW YORK, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Senior energy executive Karl W. Miller is a major supporter in establishing a comprehensive energy plan for the U.S. However, Mr. Miller has advised numerous times, government handouts do not work, never have and never will. The capital markets must make investment decisions based upon supply, demand, price points and other factors. Natural gas is no different; producers can't "jam natural gas" down the consumer's throat by forced...

2011-07-21 08:00:00

HOUSTON, July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- T. Boone Pickens, high-profile energy entrepreneur, billionaire investor and author of the 'Pickens Plan' promoting domestic energy supplies, will deliver the featured luncheon address Wednesday, November 16, at Hart Energy's 3rd annual DUG(TM) East conference and exhibition. Pickens joins a roster of esteemed government and industry speakers at the event, including: Bob Perciasepe, Deputy Administrator, U.S. EPA John P. Surma, Chairman and CEO,...