ATAís Summit on Natural Gas to Focus on Alt-Fuels for Fleets
American Trucking Associations this week will convene a two-day, public conference on the industryís use of natural gas, a development that several executives said may significantly alter U.S. trucking operations by displacing much of the diesel fuel the industry burns.
Editorial: Natural Gas and Trucking
The amazing response to American Trucking Associationsí Summit on Natural Gas in Trucking reaffirms just how interested the industry is in finding a cheaper, dependable alternative fuel source.
Opening Reception Set for Wednesday Evening
American Trucking Associationsí welcome reception to the Summit on Natural Gas in Trucking is set for Wednesday from 5:30 to 7 p.m.
NatGas Summit Agenda Set
Following is the ATA Summit on Natural Gas in Trucking agenda:
Wednesday: ATA welcome reception, 5:30 - 7 p.m.
Continental breakfast, 7:30 - 8:15 a.m.; ATA Chairman Michael Cardís opening remarks, 8:15 - 8:30.
Session I: Natural Gas 101: A Primer, 8:30 - 9.
Session II: Fueling the Nationís Energy Needs, 9 - 10.
Session III: Infrastructure Hurdles, 10:30 - 11:30, followed by lunch.
Session IV: The Transformation of Americaís Energy Future, Andrew Littlefair, CEO, Clean Energy, and T. Boone Pickens, Chairman, BP Capital Management, 12:30 - 1:15.
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