Tag Archive | "Home Heating Oil"


What’s More Important, Congressional Fundraising or National Energy Issues?13 Feb

The U.S. Congress spends far more on time fundraising at the expense of developing policy for environmentally safe, affordable energy to maintain a secure national economy. Here are two headlines that make the point about fundraising: How much time do members of Congress spend fundraising? “It’s estimated that members of Congress spend anywhere from 30 […]

Choice between Food and Home Heating Oil in Massachusetts: Help from Venezuela02 Feb

A few days ago, I received a delivery of heating oil totally about 150 gallons for my home outside Boston, Massachusetts. The price tag was in excess of $600 at nearly $4.00 per gallon. With, say, 6 -7 oil deliveries during the heating season, my bill would be about $3,600 to $4,200, a challenging cost […]

Two Year U.S. Presidential Campaign and Energy Policy: Verbal Hot Air and No Substance23 Nov

The U.S. presidential election campaign dragged on for nearly 2 years and raised approximately $2B. Here is a list of energy issues that received almost no discussion: High gasoline prices Export of home heating oil The low level of proved U.S. oil reserves Potentially unsafe U.S. nuclear power plants Problem with nuclear waste Declining U.S. oil […]

Senator Scott Brown of MA: No Interest in Energy Issues26 Sep

Senator Scott Brown, candidate for reelection in Massachusetts, lists 9 issues on his website regarding “Where I stand.” None of them involve energy. Based on the lengthy list of energy issues (see below) not addressed by Senator Scott Brown, clearly he has no interest in compelling state and national energy issues that affect the survival of this country. […]

Exporting U.S. Oil Products: Selling America’s Energy Security10 Feb

In a recent article entitled, “Drill here, sell there, pay more,” Representative Ed Markey, wrote, “For the first time in 62 years, since Harry Truman was president, the United States was a net exporter of oil products. An estimated $88 billion worth of gasoline, diesel, jet fuel and other petroleum products was sent to overseas […]

About Dr. Everson

Prior to forming this SBIR consultant practice, Dr. Jeffrey Everson was director of business development for QinetiQ North America’s Technology Solutions Group (previously Foster-Miller, Inc.).

Dr. Everson has won and been the principal investigator for several SBIR programs, including a Phase I program for NASA, a Phase I project for the U.S. Air Force, and Phase I and II contracts from the U.S. Department of Transportation. For the Phase II program, he received a Tibbetts Award for exemplifying the best in SBIR achievement.

Previously Dr. Everson held senior scientist positions at Battelle Memorial Institute, The Analytic Sciences Corporation (TASC), Honeywell Electro Optics Systems Division, and Itek Optical Systems Division.

He holds a PhD in physics from Boston College and a MS/BS in physics from Northeastern University.


For more information about how JHEverson Consulting can help your company with its SBIR and STTR proposals, please contact Jeff Everson.

JHEverson Consulting is based in the Boston area but consults for clients throughout North America. It also is supported by affiliated consultants.