2013 Natural Gas and Technology Conference
2013 Natural Gas & Technology Conference
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Learn the latest information on natural gas pricing and supply, energy efficient strategies with natural gas technologies and natural gas transportation. This conference will cover energy efficiency strategies, natural gas vehicles, technologies/innovations with natural gas equipment and natural gas transportation services. Gain insight on how you can make the most of your energy investment at your facility.
When: Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Time: 8 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
- 8:00 registration
- 8:30 - 12:40 meeting
- 12:40 Lunch and prize drawing
- 1:30 Closing
If you need accommodations,
Room rate: $189/night
Vice President, Policy Analysis
American Gas Association
Don't miss an informative update on the natural gas industry - from supply, demand and pricing - to new and emerging technologies, including natural gas vehicles and shale attractions.Choose from nine informative sessions covering topics on natural gas vehicles, commercial natural gas technologies and transportation services.
|TRACK 1: NATURAL GAS VEHICLES
|Natural Gas Vehicle and Engine Options
With natural gas vehicles emerging as an ever more popular alternative fuel for transportation for many businesses, the focus of this presentation will be new and retro-fit engines and vehicle options. In addition, the use.... of dual fuel for diesel vehicles will be covered.
Building a Business Case for Compressed Natural Gas (CNG)
A panel of CNG experts will discuss why businesses make the decision to convert their fleet to natural gas vehicles (NGVs), how they made the conversion; key findings; the network of partners needed to make the conversion a reality and the results achieved for operational savings, vehicle performance, MPG, maintenance, etc. They will also take questions from the audience.
Natural Gas Refueling with Compressed Natural Gas
This presentation will address how the “chicken or the egg” dilemma of natural gas vehicles and infrastructure is being tackled in the marketplace, including equipment supply, fleet connections and other entities within the industry to help overcome obstacles to escalate growth in the use of natural gas vehicles.
TRACK 2: COMMERCIAL NATURAL GAS TECHNOLOGIES
|What’s New for Commercial & Industrial Markets
Gas Technology Institute’s Emerging Technology Program works with CenterPoint Energy and other utilities across the country to identify and deploy new or underutilized technologies to the market. Come learn about what’s new for commercial and industrial customers including gas heat pumps, food service, solar systems, boiler retrofits, burner upgrades, combined heat and power, and more.
Tankless Water Heaters/Combo Heating Systems
This presentation will cover the use of natural gas tankless water heaters and combo heating systems for multi-family projects as well as tankless systems for commercial developments.
Multi-Family Housing Natural Gas Opportunities
Discover the increased energy efficiency, comfort, environmental and health benefits, as well as cost savings when using natural gas in multi-family developments. You’ll also learn about new metering, venting and piping options that will allow for safe, efficient and cost effective installatIons and hear developers’ case studies and testimonials on implementing sustainable natural gas technologies into multi-family design projects.
The presentation will also include an overview of CenterPoint Energy’s Multi-family Incentive Program. The Multi-family Housing program is certified by the AIA (American Institute of Architects.)
TRACK 3: TRANSPORTATION SERVICES OPPORTUNITIES
Transportation Services Program Overview
Learn about CenterPoint Energy’s Transportation Services Program – What it is, how do you qualify, what are your potential savings and what are the telemetry requirements.
Transportation Customer Panel
This session will be a customer panel with presenters talking about the factors that went into their decision to transport natural gas.
Transportation Services Q & A
An expert panel will answer all of your Transportation Services questions. Plus, a CenterPoint Energy representative will address specifics on how to qualify, potential savings and the requirements to participate in the program. External representatives will take questions about their experience with the program, its benefits, and more.