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Natural Gas Vs. Wind Electricity

Natural Gas Vs. Wind Electricity

Energy is a crucial part of our everyday lives, and that fact is often overlooked by those who are not involved in the energy industry. However, there is a growing awareness among the general population about the importance of minimizing greenhouse gas emissions. Due...

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Looking For a Compact Odorization System?

Looking For a Compact Odorization System?

It had been a few months since Steve’s last (and very productive) visit and Rob was counting down the minutes. He was facing quite the conundrum he was looking for advice on. A short ten minutes later, a relieved Rob watched Steve sliver through the door, his ginger...

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Natural Gas Vs. Hydro Electricity

Natural Gas Vs. Hydro Electricity

Energy- we as consumers need it to survive. The demand for energy in our modern world is ever-increasing. The pursuit now involves finding the most efficient, reliable, affordable and environmentally friendly options available. Renewables are growing in popularity for...

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Looking for Fast and Accurate Gas Quality Measurement?

Looking for Fast and Accurate Gas Quality Measurement?

This real-time natural gas analyzer is an innovative gas measuring device that specializes in gas quality. The quality of gas is very important to measure for many applications, many of which require instant notification of changes to avoid potential issues. Gas...

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Natural Gas Vs. Solar Electricity

Natural Gas Vs. Solar Electricity

A contentious issue globally, and within the energy industry in particular, is the need to reduce our carbon footprint by minimizing greenhouse gas emissions. One way to address this concern is by incorporating more clean energy into our energy mix. As shown in the...

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The 3 Steps to An Automated ‘Pulse’ By-Pass System

The 3 Steps to An Automated ‘Pulse’ By-Pass System

Are you tired of wasting time sending an operator to manually open or close the gas line? Our Pulse Bypass Odorization System is an automatic option. Manual Bypass System A “Standard” manual bypass odorization system takes advantage of a pressure drop across an...

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Pressure Regulators Vs. Control Valves – Best for Pressure Control?

Pressure Regulators Vs. Control Valves – Best for Pressure Control?

It was a typical week so far in the reg shop, and business had been steady so far for spring. Steve, the Regional Engineer, was in town and was set to arrive momentarily to get Rob’s advice with next year’s station designs. Rob was recently promoted to Operations...

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What You Need to Know About the Q.Sonic Gas Meter by Elster-Honeywell

What You Need to Know About the Q.Sonic Gas Meter by Elster-Honeywell

The Q.Sonic gas meter by Elster Instromet has been around for a few years but has recently been added to our repertoire (since the acquisition of Elster to Honeywell) and we couldn’t be more thrilled. This gas meter is truly exceptional and has the ability to greatly...

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Why We Are Still Raving About The RABO

Why We Are Still Raving About The RABO

A continuation from “Rockin RABO Meter” blog… A quick recap, back in January Joe and his buddy Daryl were excited to get their hands on the new RABO (Rotary-All-By-One) meter by Elster Honeywell. Their current stock of Elster meters was missing something…based on...

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Where Would We Be Without…Petroleum Products?

Where Would We Be Without…Petroleum Products?

Picture this…you wake up in the morning with the “beep, beep, beep” annoying sound of your morning alarm going off at 6:15am. You lazily hit the snooze button a couple of times, then decide to face the inevitable and get your butt out of bed. You stumble out of bed...

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