Compressed Natural Gas http://publicradiotulsa.org en Veteran Energy Expert James Clad on "The World Politics of a Changing Energy Landscape" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/veteran-energy-expert-james-clad-world-politics-changing-energy-landscape <p>On this installment of ST, we offer a discussion of how oil, coal, and other energy sources are influencing today's international geo-politics. Our guest is James Clad, a diversely experienced foreign-affairs and oil-policy expert who consults for various energy and investment firms worldwide. Clad is a senior adviser at the Center for Naval Analyses (CNA) in Arlington, Virginia, as well as an advisor to IHS Jane's and Cambridge Energy Research Associates (CERA). From 2002 to 2010, Clad served as U.S. Thu, 05 Jun 2014 18:50:48 +0000 Rich Fisher 60901 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Veteran Energy Expert James Clad on "The World Politics of a Changing Energy Landscape" Detailed Notes on State-Run Oil Companies: A Chat with Dr. Mark Thurber of Stanford University http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/detailed-notes-state-run-oil-companies-chat-dr-mark-thurber-stanford-university <p>On this edition of our show, we speak by phone with Dr. Mark Thurber of Stanford University, who will give a lecture this evening (Monday the 28th) at 7pm in the Tyrrell Hall Auditorium on the University of Tulsa campus. His address is presented as part of the TU Collins College of Business Energy Lecture Series; Dr. Thurber will be discussing state-run oil companies, which actually control most of the world's oil production. A well-respected expert whose scholarship has focused on the role of state-owned firms in the most crucial energy markets around the globe, Dr. Mon, 28 Jan 2013 19:45:21 +0000 Rich Fisher 33194 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Detailed Notes on State-Run Oil Companies: A Chat with Dr. Mark Thurber of Stanford University Advocates for More CNG Fleets are Heard at a Tulsa Summit http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/advocates-more-cng-fleets-are-heard-tulsa-summit <p style="margin-left:-.5in;">A summit calling for conversion of more vehicles to compressed natural gas is held in Tulsa.The goal of the summit is to provide information about the advantages of using CNG in the hope more companies will decide to convert their fleets. There are also individuals at the summit like Craig Dixon, who is an advocate of using CNG in personal vehicles. He says he’s saved thousands of dollars in the three years he’s been using a CNG powered Honda Civic. Also in attendance is Marcus James, fleet maintenance manager for Tulsa Public Schools. Wed, 19 Sep 2012 18:44:18 +0000 Marshall Stewart 26450 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Advocates for More CNG Fleets are Heard at a Tulsa Summit CNG Summit to be Held in Tulsa Next Week http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/cng-summit-be-held-tulsa-next-week <p style="margin-left:-.5in;">The state of Oklahoma is making a push to get more vehicles converted to compressed natural gas. A Summit on the topic will be held in Tulsa next week with Governor Fallin as keynote speaker. The founder of a company that builds CNG fueling stations, Tom Sewell, believes Tulsa is positioned to be the leader in a compressed natural gas revolution.</p> Thu, 13 Sep 2012 16:53:41 +0000 Marshall Stewart 26108 at http://publicradiotulsa.org CNG Summit to be Held in Tulsa Next Week New CNG Fueling Station for Public Use Opens in Tulsa http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/new-cng-fueling-station-public-use-opens-tulsa <p style="margin-left:-.5in;">A 10<sup>th</sup> Compressed Natural Gas fueling station opens in Tulsa. This latest station, located on West 23<sup>rd</sup> near the Arkansas River, can be used by the public. Tom Sewell, with Tulsa Gas Technologies, says CNG is cleaner, safer, and can save you a lot of money at the pump. While gasoline is selling for about 3-dollars-70-cents at most Tulsa stations, the comparable amount of natural gas is selling for a dollar-fifty.</p><p style="margin-left:-.5in;">Anybody with a CNG powered vehicle can use the new station. All it takes is a credit card.</p> Fri, 07 Sep 2012 18:05:30 +0000 Marshall Stewart 25773 at http://publicradiotulsa.org New CNG Fueling Station for Public Use Opens in Tulsa