The word gas is a noun. Gas means (1) a pedal that controls the throttle valve, (2) a state of excessive gas in the alimentary canal, (3) a volatile flammable mixture of hydrocarbons (hexane and heptane and octane etc.) derived from petroleum; used mainly as a fuel in internal-combustion engines, (4) a fluid in the gaseous state having neither independent shape nor volume and being able to expand indefinitely, (5) a fossil fuel in the gaseous state; used for cooking and heating homes.
Gas is also a verb that means (1) show off, (2) attack with gas; subject to gas fumes.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word gas.
Browse this gas company directory to find gas companies in the United States of America. The photograph on this page depicts a residential natural gas meter.
Browse this liquefied petroleum gas manufacturer directory for information about liquefied petroleum gas manufacturers and distributors in the United States. The photo on this page shows a liquefied petroleum gas tank.
Browse this gas fireplaces retailer directory to find gas fireplace retailers in the United States of America. The photo on this web page depicts gas fireplace flames.
Gas grills are a convenient, tasty way to cook food outside. Gas grills are easier to start and warm up more quickly then charcoal grills, making them an ideal choice for an outdoor barbecue.
Browse this gas logs directory for information about gas fireplace log suppliers in the United States. The photograph on this page shows a lighted gas log in a fireplace.
Browse this oil and gas supplier directory for information about oil and gas solution providers in the United States. The photo on this page shows an oil well and two oil workers silhouetted at dusk.
Gas fireplaces are a beautiful and convenient alternative to traditional wood-burning fireplaces. Not only do they create heat and ambiance, but they do not require wood and they can be turned on and off.
Browse this industrial gases manufacturer directory for information about industrial and medical gas manufacturers and distributors in the United States. The photo on this page shows a gas manometer and pressure reducer.
A black-and-white image of a new gas grill is photographed on a graduated gray background. The grill is open to reveal the large cook top, which is capable of holding a large amount of meats and vegetables during a backyard party or barbecue.
This is the website for the British Petroleum company, one of the largest energy companies in the world with roots in the early twentieth century. BP has a number of gasoline products, owns gas stations, and produces a number of other automotive products. The website provides a history of the company and description of all its products and services.
Fuel Economy is a website developed by the U.S. Dept. of Energy, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. On this site users can find information about efforts to improve automobile efficiency, gasoline prices, gas mileage tips, hybrid vehicles, alternative fuel vehicles, and can find and compare new and used automobiles.
This is the website for Shell, a global group of oil and petrochemical companies in 130 countries. The company was started in 1833 by a London merchant who began to market oriental shells. His descendants moved into the oil importing business in the 1880s. The website provides a history of the company, description of its products, locations, mission, environmental philosophy, and more.
Neon lights use electricity to produce light directly by energizing atoms of gas or vapor so that they give off light. That is why neon lights are also sometimes known as gas discharge lamps.
Barbecue grills are available in charcoal, gas, and electric varieties, and offer a great-tasting way to cook your food. This site discusses indoor and outdoor grills from selected grill suppliers.
There are many reasons why people choose sailboats over motorboats. Some like the idea of a boat that runs on wind and not gas and oil, while others like the technical aspect of sailing.
Space heaters are powered by gas or electricity and are used to heat a room or small area. Basic types of space heaters include heater fans, ceramic heaters, radiant heaters, and convection heaters.
Offers replacement parts for hundreds of BBQs and gas grills, charcoal grills, outdoor fireplaces and smokers. This vendor also supplies filters and parts for air quality appliances such as air conditioners, air cleaners, humidifiers, and dehumidifiers. Both homeowners and appliance repair workers will appreciate the website's Help Center as well as the owner manuals, service manuals, and spec data on this site.
The Caterpillar Company has been in business for about 80 years. It is now the world's largest maker of construction and mining equipment and diesel and gas engines. Website users can learn about their products, including heavy machinery, engines, and work tools. The site features a list of dealers and information about buying used products. The website also discusses Caterpillar's sustainability efforts as well as recent news.
The following articles provide recent gas-related news.
Hong Kong police briefly fired water cannon and volleys of tear gas to force back brick-throwing protesters on Sunday after violent clashes a day earlier during which police also fired tear gas for the first time in more than a week.
CNBC. Sunday, 25 Aug 2019 10:34 GMT.
Pro-democracy demonstrators barricaded roads with bamboo and hurled bricks at authorities. They also tore down "smart lampposts" they fear are being used for surveillance by authorities in China.
Gabriela Saldivia. NPR. Saturday, 24 Aug 2019 13:13:34 -0400.
HONG KONG (AP) - The Latest on Hong Kong protests (all times local): 5:35 p.m. Hong Kong police have used tear gas to disperse protesters who were massing near a police station. ...
Washington Times. Saturday, 24 Aug 2019 04:33:47 -0400.
Energy Secretary Rick Perry said Friday the expansion of American Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) is important to both national and economic security.
Charles Creitz. Fox News. Friday, 23 Aug 2019 23:29:53 GMT.