Displacement

Shale Development Gives Gas Bigger Slice of Coal Market

As a result of the abundant, lower-priced natural gas shale resources being developed, coal is in danger of losing its No. 1 spot in the power generation market — permanently, Standard & Poor’s (S&P) said in a recent report.

February 3, 2011

GasMart 2010: NGV Strategy Targets Trucks, Fleet Vehicles

Natural gas-fueled vehicles offer the strongest foreign oil-displacement message of all alternative fuel applications, and while there are only about 120,000 of them on U.S. roads now, they’re a growing force for energy independence and cleaner air, according to Richard Kolodziej, president of Natural Gas Vehicles for America (NGVAmerica).

May 17, 2010

NGV Advocate: Gas is a Natural for Trucks, Fleet Vehicles

Natural gas-fueled vehicles offer the strongest foreign oil-displacement message of all alternative fuels, and while there are only about 120,000 of them on U.S. roads now, they’re a growing force for energy independence and cleaner air, according to Richard Kolodziej, president of Natural Gas Vehicles for America (NGVAmerica).

May 13, 2010

Calpine Headed Toward Restructuring; Shake-Up ‘Expected, Tragic’

Speculation was rampant Wednesday and bets were on a potential bankruptcy filing under Calpine Corp.’s eventual new top management, following the displacement of the debt-ridden company’s CEO/founder Peter Cartwright. In the aftermath, the head of the California Independent Energy Producers (IEP) Association called the latest setback for the once-highly regarded merchant power plant company both “expected and tragic.”

December 1, 2005