NATURAL GAS – POWERING OUR EVERY DAY

August 17, 2018

City dwellers and farmers. Doctors and chefs. Teachers and scientists. Families.

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NATURAL GAS FUELS OLYMPIC PERFORMANCE

February 19, 2018

The wax on your skis can’t win the Olympic games for you, but when fractions of a second can mean the difference between Olympic dreams and disappointment, the wrong wax can definitely cost you.

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HOLIDAYS AND TOUGH TOPICS OF CONVERSATION

November 20, 2017

American families and friends will soon gather around the table to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday. Some will enjoy a traditional meal of turkey, potatoes, and pumpkin pie. Others will feast on tamales, or even freshly caught trout. However, one near-constant in all of these holiday gatherings will be spirited conversation – and discussion invariably seems to venture towards controversial topics.

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AMERICA’S PASTIME AND PETROLEUM PRODUCTS

October 10, 2017

Though the smallest baseball players have traded the sandlot for school, the bigger (professional) boys of summer have advanced to playoff season. Here in Houston, we are thrilled about our Astros winning the American League West division title and are excited for the championship series.

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Energy in Your Life

READY FOR VACATION?

June 30, 2017

In addition to fuel for the plan, train, or automobile that transports you to your destination, many items you'll use on your trip are created from natural gas and oil components.

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Energy in Your Life

BASKETBALL AND BARRELS OF OIL?

June 9, 2017

Natural gas and oil may not seem to have much, if anything, in common with basketball at first glance. But, as the NBA Finals draw to a close, it’s interesting to note that neither the Cavaliers or the Warriors could be on the court without petroleum products. The balls used by LeBron, Steph and their teammates consist of an inflated butyl rubber bladder covered with leather. The bladder is typically made from components that result from a process known as thermal “cracking,” which is the breaking of a long chain of hydrocarbons into a shorter one.

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OUR INDUSTRY, THE ENERGY RENAISSANCE, AND YOU!

March 2, 2017

A couple of weeks ago, Houston – our hometown – hosted the Super Bowl. While the fun and fanfare has died down, we still want to share a presentation from the pre-game festivities. Our Chief Technology Officer Greg Leveille offered a pretty interesting retrospective on energy use and availability over the past few decades, as well as insight into the shale renaissance.

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Energy in Your Life

A BIG AD DURING A BIG GAME

February 9, 2017

You may have heard there was a big football game last weekend? It was a game for the ages – especially for the New England Patriots. (What a comeback!)

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Energy in Your Life

THE GIFT THAT KEEPS ON GIVING

December 1, 2016

We are literally surrounded by the benefits of natural gas and oil every day of the holiday season. From the heating oil that keeps us warm to the petroleum-based components used to manufacture the devices that allow us to order gifts online, we are continuously impacted by these resources.

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Energy in Your Life

EXERCISE, EAT RIGHT, USE NATURAL GAS

November 14, 2016

You probably know that eating healthy and regular exercise are the cornerstones of a healthy lifestyle. You’re probably familiar with the benefits of natural gas use too. 

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