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Louisiana Pipeliners Association Names 2017 Officers and Board Members

The Louisiana Pipeliners Association, a non-political and non-profit corporation formed in 1996 for the purpose of promoting all aspects of the pipeline industry in Louisiana, closed out its year by electing new officers, reinstating board members and announcing it had raised over $100,000 in 2016 for the association’s scholarship fund. Serving the association in 2017 will be Monique Roberts, President, of Zedi US; Tim Dronet, Vice President, of Mott MacDonald; John Mire Jr., Secretary, of Power Performance; and Rick Bucher, Sergeant at Arms, of Chet Morrison Contractors. The Board of Directors will be Mark Roberts, Past President; […]

IEEE, FERC Align Efforts on Energy Infrastructure, Market Challenges

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and its Power & Energy Society (PES) entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to address energy infrastructure and related market challenges created by recent significant changes in energy supply, demand and technology. The MOU was signed by Barry L. Shoop, IEEE president and CEO, and David Ortiz, deputy director for the FERC Office of Electric Reliability, at the IEEE headquarters in Piscataway, NJ. The MOU helps align the two organizations’ efforts to address the nation’s energy challenges due to […]

Company & Association News

April 2016, Vol. 243, No. 4

Association News Low domestic natural gas prices led to savings of almost $69 billion for residential natural gas customers over the past four years, according to the American Gas Association’s 2016 American Gas Association Playbook. Filled with new data and detailed graphics, this handbook can be accessed online at www/aga.org/playbook.  For hard copies, visit shamm@aga.org. The Texas Alliance of Energy Producers named John Tintera, a consultant with the Alliance since 2012, executive vice president, Government Relations. Other changes saw James M. Wortham hired as director, Member Services for North Texas; Gloria Leal named general counsel; […]