|"Improvement" like innovation
and creativity is the lifeblood of business?
TBD considers “What’s New” a measure to achieve
and sustain a competitive advantage, while others fail.
Dr. Barry Stevens publications for June 2013:
• What Drives Water and Energy Improvements? The Daily Energy Report, June 13, 2013
• Climate and energy policy – is it adapting fast enough? Comment:Visions, June 12, 2013
• Driving Factors Behind Improvements in Water and Energy Production; Oil Price, June 10, 2013
• Is Biofuels from Waste Practical Today? Comment:Visions, June 7, 2013
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June 4, 2013
Dr. Barry Stevens, President, TBD America will present “An Unconventional Bonanza – Tight Oil and Shale Gas Engineering” at the 3rd Tunisia Oil and Gas Summit 2013 in Hammamet, Tunisia from 19th to 21st September, 2013. http://www.tunisiaoilandgas.com/
May 20, 2013
JFE Engineering Corporation has engaged the services of TBD America, Inc. to assist in the development and marketing of technologies for the Oil and Gas Industry. JFE Engineering, based in Yokohama, Japan, encompasses diverse fields such as environmental measures including Waste to Energy plants, water and wastewater treatment systems; oil and gas pipelines, LNG facilities, oil / gas separation plants and other energy areas; steel structures, including bridges and coastal structures; and industrial machinery and systems. To read more about JFE Engineering Corporation,please visit: http://www.jfe-eng.co.jp/en/
May 16, 2013
Dr. Stevens discusses his strong views in support of shale gas development, arguing that those who are against the process of hydraulic fracturing are hypocritical, as there are far greater issues that have negative effects on the environment and health, such as fluoride toothpaste. ...... Read article »»
May 15, 2013
Belt-tightening in Washington hasn’t yet hit the Department of Energy (DOE). Its fiscal year (FY) 2014 Congressional Budget Request of $28.415 billion represents an increase of 5.2% and 8.0% from the FY 2013 and FY 2012 budgets, respectively. That’s the request, at least. If recent history is any indication, the budget is certain to be cut, perhaps substantially...... Read article »»
May 3, 2013
Chief Operating Offficer
Dr. Barry Stevens, President of TBD America, was appointed Chief Operating Officer with Chief Operating Officer. AltraGen Energy offers customers a simple way of reducing the cost of electricity, heat, hot water, and cooling through on-site cogeneration. Our zero-capital (ZCapTM) program enables customers to realize immediate energy savings without investing in capital equipment and avoiding the expense of operating and maintaining complex equipment. Our solution for on-site power generation frees up funds that can be invested in other aspects of the business. Invitation »»
May 3, 2013
Board of Directors
Dr. Barry Stevens, President of TBD America, was nominated to Agro Food Holding Lily, Ltd. Board of Directors. Agro Food Holding Lily, headquartered in the Republic of Latvia, is a vertical-integrated company, which unites the regional producers of vegetables, berries, and fish through production of renewable energy (wind, solar, biomass, energy, land, and others), and export of products and electric power to the countries of the European Union and countries of the near abroad. Invitation »»
April 23, 2013
White Paper | Hydrogen
Hydrogen has the potential to revolutionize transportation and, possibly, our entire energy system. The simplest and most abundant element in the universe, hydrogen can be produced from fossil fuels and biomass and even by electrolyzing water. more »»
An article covering “What Can We Learn from the Hindenburg Disaster?” “The Facts on the Hindenburg Disaster,” “The Nature of Hydrogen,” and “What Have We Learned? “Research by Addison Bain, NASA Investigator into the Hindenburg disaster...... more »»
March 25, 2013
speaking engagement | Demystifying Water's Role in O&G Extraction Mining
Dr. Barry Stevens, President of TBD America, was invited to speak at the upcoming 2013 Annual WATER Issues & Technologies Short Course, sponsored by Food Protein R&D Center at Texas A&M University, October 27-29, 2013.
March 4, 2013
TBD America is pleased to announce an engagment in a design-build CNG fueling station and vehicle conversion project for a top 50 Fortune 500 Company.
April 8, 2013
presentation | Hydrogen-for-fuel Design Conference
This hardware and equipment-design conference is based on the world’s first
demonstration of hydrogen production at high flow rates using scrap materials.
Millerton, OK more »»
May 19 -21, 2013
presentation | Western Energy Leadership Summit
Dr. Barry Stevens was invited to speak The Convergence and Crossroads of the Auto Industry and Domestic Natural Gas
Day 2 - May 20, 2013 more »»
February 28, 2013
TBD developed a user-friendly CNG Fleet Development Calculator to provide clients with a convenient tool to make an intelligent GO NO-GO decision whether to build a CNG Fueling Station and/or to convert vehicles to run on natural gas.
To use the tool, click on CNG Fleet Development Calculator
February 1, 2013
Shale Gas Produced Water and Flowback Treatment Market Analysis
Dr. Barry Stevens completed a 194 page report, “Shale Gas Produced Water and Flowback Treatment Market Study,” for a major multinational engineering company.
January 25, 2013
USTDA Feasibility Study for the Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Infrastructure Project
TBD America was invited to participate in the Proposal submitted to Oando Gas and Power Ltd. as part of a US team to develop a feasibility study to evaluate the technical feasibility and economic viability of deploying compressed natural gas (CNG) refueling stations around Lagos State in Nigeria under an agreement between the U. S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) and Oando Gas and Power Ltd., worth $494,000 US dollars for the distribution of clean energy in Nigeria,
January 25, 2013
Charles Stone, BS, MBA as Operations Advisor: CNG Fleet and Station Planning and Design
TBD America is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Charles Stone, BS, MBA as Operations Advisor: CNG Fleet and Station Planning and Design to TBD’s America’s Advisory Board. Charles brings deep industry knowledge and front line experience in sustainable CNG refueling station design - construction - development and fleet conversion and has been instrumental in procuring grant funds for CNG busses and fueling stations. Please join me in welcoming Charles to TBD’s team of technical, business and development professionals. Visit with Charles.
January 23, 2013
John G. Dzwonczyk, PE, CFPS as Sr. Technical Advisor, Oil and Gas Programs
TBD America is pleased to announce the appointment of John G. Dzwonczyk, PE, CFPS as Sr. Technical Advisor, Oil and Gas Programs to TBD’s America’s Advisory Board. John brings deenp industry knowledge and front line experience in the O&G downstream sector and has been instrumental in the development of 1,100 new-to-industry service fueling stations. Please join me in welcoming John to TBD’s team of technical, business and development professionals. Visit with John.
Petromentor International Petroleum Education (Beijing) Co, Ltd. invited Dr. Barry Stevens to conduct a four day Shale Gas training course. Training course is tentatively scheduled for September 2013. Petromentor is a specialized petroleum training company which cooperates with many petroleum and oil companies and associations, such as SINOPEC, CNPC, AST&L, TEEX, IFAP, ABS Consulting Group etc. They have successfully held several course sessions for the staff of SINOPEC, CNPC, and CNOOC.
August 7, 2012