American Gas Magazine July 2012

American Gas Magazine

American Gas Magazine July 2012











Renewable Gas. Is it ready for prime time?
By S. Lawrence Paulson: While there s plenty of support for the notion that methane recovered from dairy waste, landfills, and wastewater plants and cleaned to pipeline standards can become a significant source of green energy in North America, some experts say renewable gas as a pipeline-delivered fuel is still years away. A close look at the issues and some answers.

Inside This Issue:

President s Message: America's New Energy Pioneers
Natural gas is helping to write the next chapter in the American story.

In the Know: Making It Formal
Integrys Jim Schott, discusses his company s corporate citizenship program and its impact on communities, education, and the environment throughout the company s service area.

Safety First: The Road to Improving Safety
Answering AGA s challenge to build a culture of safety, Piedmont Natural Gas has built a program that involves employees through conferences, communications, and companywide commitment. Piedmont s Jane R. Lewis-Raymond and Victor M. Gaglio explain.

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