AGF

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AcronymDefinition
AGFAjinomoto General Foods (Japan)
AGFAnimate Girls Festival
AGFAsian Games Federation (est. 1949)
AGFAnglo-German Foundation (UK)
AGFAssume Good Faith
AGFArmy Ground Forces
AGFAmerican General Finance
AGFAmazing Grace Fellowship (various locations)
AGFAssurances Générales de France
AGFAll Good Friends (gaming clan)
AGFAmerican Growth Fund (mutual fund)
AGFAmerican Gas Foundation (Washington, DC)
AGFAarhus Gymnastikforening (athletic clubs, Denmark)
AGFAnatomic Gift Foundation
AGFAutologous Growth Factor
AGFArbeitsgemeinschaft der Grossforschungseinrichtungen
AGFAnnual Green Fee (golf)
AGFAlberta Global Forum (Canada)
AGFMiscellaneous Command Ship (US Navy ship designation)
AGFalt.gothic.fashion (newsgroup)
AGFAgen, France - La Garenne (Airport Code)
AGFAbove Ground Facility (utilities)
AGFAtlas Geo File (GIS Software Format)
AGFAnarsist Genclik Federasyonu (Federation of Anarchist Youth, Turkey)
AGFAngle of Greatest Flexion (biology)
AGFAsociación Guatemalteca de Franquicias (Spanish: Guatemalan Franchise Association; Guatemala)
AGFAssociated Grocers of Florida
AGFArtificial Ground Freezing
AGFAdjusted Goodness of Fit
AGFAll Glass Fiber
AGFAllmerica Global Funding LLC
AGFA Gentleman's Film
AGFArbeitsgemeinschaft Fuzer (gaming clan)
AGFAlternative Gothic Fashion
AGFArray Green's Function
AGFAnnual Global Funding
AGFActive Geological Fault
AGFAcid Gas Flaring (fuel refining)
AGFAverage Gain Factor
AGFAutomatic Guided Flight
AGFAngioblastic Growth Factor
AGFAviation Guided Flight
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Williamson is a member of the American Gas Foundation board of trustees, serves on the ASME/IPTI (International Petroleum Technology Institute) board and helped organize four international ASME conferences related to pipeline technology.
A report published last month by the American Gas Foundation entitled Natural Gas Pipeline Safety and Reliability: An Assessment of Progress says Americas natural gas pipeline network is safer and more reliable today than at any other point in history.
Most recently, the American Gas Foundation released a report entitled Gas Distribution Infrastructure: Pipeline Replacement and Upgrades, which clearly indicated that plastic pipe is the preferred material of the gas distribution pipeline industry.
While noting that LDCs expend considerable effort and capital maintaining and replacing the infrastructure serving existing gas customers, the American Gas Foundation report calls attention to the challenges that remain as considerable quantities of pipe in service are constructed of material types and vintage that will eventually require replacement.
Based on a common expectation that requirements to cut greenhouse gas emissions will increase natural gas demand if implemented, the American Gas Foundation released a study recently advocating a shift toward the use of direct natural gas-powered appliances in businesses and homes, coupled with a drawback from the use of natural gas-powered electricity.
Public resistance in the US to new LNG receiving and regasification terminals has become so intense and widespread that industry executives are increasingly uncertain about how to overcome it, several speakers told the American Gas Foundation's Executive Roundtable in Dallas.
Skains also serves on the Board of Trustees of the American Gas Foundation and the Board of Directors of the Gas Technology Institute.
The recent report by the American Gas Foundation and IHS CERA--"Fueling the Future with Natural Gas: Bringing it Home" found tremendous opportunity to grow natural gas demand across all sectors of the economy, and that local distribution companies can be a big part of clearing the way for that growth and providing the leadership and delivery infrastructure necessary to make it possible.
In an effort to head off a draconian integrity management rule for distribution lines, the American Gas Foundation published in January, Safety Performance and Integrity of the Natural Gas Distribution Infrastructure.
Editor's Note: The IHS study, Fueling the Future with Natural Gas: Bringing It Home, was supported by the American Gas Foundation. IHS Inc.
The American Gas Foundation and IHS CERA recently released a study entitled Fueling the Future with Natural Gas: Bringing it Home which found that for Class 8 vehicles such as 18 wheelers, the fuel savings from switching to natural gas is significant enough that the extra upfront cost of approximately $40,000 is recuperated in less than two years.
PHMSA will be using a study done by the American Gas Foundation (AGF) as one of the underpinnings for its deliberations.
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