Pickens predicts gas prices will go up, urges moving trucks to natural gas

Pickens predicts gas prices will go up, urges moving trucks to natural gas

May 19th, 2011 by Pam Sohn in Local - Breaking News

T. Boone Pickens is a billionaire Texas oil man known for his expertise on energy issues.

DALTON, Ga. - Businessman T. Boone Pickens is predicting the price of gasoline will go up before the end of the year because of all the unrest in the Middle East.

Pickens told attendees at Dalton's Manufacturing Summit today that the increase will be just one more reason to begin adapting 18-wheeler trucks and public vehicles to run on natural gas.

For complete details, see tomorrow's Chattanooga Times Free Press.