Thursday, February 19, 2015
American Gas Association Chairman Says Natural Gas is America’s New Energy Foundation
Friday, February 13, 2015
White House Executive Order Has Potential to Aid Natural Gas Utilities’ Cyber Security Efforts
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
American Gas Association Releases 2015 Playbook
Thursday, February 05, 2015
Washington, D.C. – Kent T. Larson, Executive Vice President and Group President, Operations at Xcel Energy Inc., based in Minneapolis, Minn., will chair the American Gas Association (AGA) Board Safety Committee in 2015, AGA announced Thursday, February 5. As Chairman, Larson will lead industry efforts to further enhance the strong safety performance of America’s local natural gas utilities.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Washington, D.C. – The American Gas Association (AGA) today released the following statement in advance of President Obama’s State of the Union address:
“We expect the President to reiterate his support for the role of natural gas in our nation’s clean and secure energy future as he has in several of his previous State of the Union addresses,” said AGA President and CEO Dave McCurdy.
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Washington, D.C. – The American Gas Association today released the following statement related to the White House’s announcement about regulations on the natural gas industry’s emissions:
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Washington, D.C. — The American Gas Association (AGA) recently unveiled the new face of www.aga.org, featuring a contemporary, engaging design, an updated interface, and innovative features to help improve the user experience and make information about our nation’s abundant clean energy source—natural gas—more easily accessible.
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Washington, D.C. – Natural gas is America’s new energy foundation says Terry D. McCallister, Chairman and CEO of WGL Holdings, Inc. in Washington, D.C. McCallister will be Chairman of the American Gas Association (AGA) in 2015. Joined by AGA President and CEO Dave McCurdy at an event at AGA headquarters in Washington, D.C.
Tuesday, December 02, 2014
Washington, D.C. – The American Gas Association (AGA) filed comments to support the compliance flexibility that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has built into the proposed carbon emission guidelines for existing electric generating units under section 111d of the Clean Air Act. AGA urges EPA to make it clear in the final rule that states are allowed, at their option, to include a wide variety of compliance options to include the direct use of natural gas in their state plans.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
AGA Announces National Peer Review Program
Thursday, October 09, 2014
"Matt is an exceptional professional and an extraordinarily capable leader," McCurdy says
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Washington, D.C. – The American Gas Association (AGA) has announced that Terry D. McCallister has been elected to serve as Chairman of the AGA Board of Directors for 2015. Mr. McCallister is Chairman and CEO of WGL Holdings, Inc., and was elected alongside several other officers during AGA’s Annual Board of Directors Meeting in Newport Beach, Calif. on Tuesday, September 30, 2014.
Monday, September 22, 2014
Report Signals New Era as Gas Customers Benefit from Local Utility Planning, Preparation and Performance
Tuesday, September 09, 2014
DNG ISAC Will Aid Critical Cyber and Physical Security Information Sharing
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Congress and Local Utility Commissioners Join Call for Diesel Gallon Equivalent
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Washington, D.C. - A concerted effort by America's natural gas utilities to upgrade and modernize our nation's pipeline network to enhance safety has contributed to a declining trend in emissions from natural gas distribution systems. Now, the Board of Directors of the American Gas Association (AGA) has approved a set of voluntary guidelines that may lead to further emissions reductions. The report will serve as a resource for AGA members to assist in evaluating potential options for distribution systems.
Monday, June 02, 2014
Washington, D.C. – The American Gas Association (AGA) issued the following statement on the announcement by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) of a proposed rule under Section 111(d) of the Clean Air Act:
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
Twenty-four companies Receive Safety Achievement Awards
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Washington, D.C. - Safety is the top priority for America s natural gas utilities. The American Gas Association (AGA) was honored to participate in the House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials hearing today to review of the Pipeline Safety, Regulatory Certainty, and Job Creation Act of 2011.
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Washington, D.C. - The United States has more than 2.4 million miles of natural gas pipelines. President Barack Obama is calling for action under Executive Order 13604 to upgrade and modernize our nation s infrastructure, highlighting his administration s efforts to streamline the federal permitting process and reduce the timelines for approving projects.