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Ronald Stein, P.E.

Ronald Stein is the co-author of the newly released book, “Just GREEN Electricity,” an internationally published columnist, and a policy advisor for The Heartland Institute.

Ronald Stein is the co-author of the books, “Energy Made Easy,” and most-recently “Just GREEN Electricity,” an internationally published columnist, and a policy advisor for The Heartland Institute.

As founder of PTS Advance, Stein has developed one of the most successful and innovative family owned professional services firms in California. Known as a leader in delivering staffing solutions to major oil refineries, the business has since transformed to support a range of staffing, consulting, project services and business process outsourcing solutions to the wider Energy & Infrastructure and Life Sciences industries. 

Over the last decade, Stein has become the private business spokesperson for the energy and infrastructure industries through his more than 100 published op-eds that provide an education for the citizens as to what and why the energy infrastructures are the primary infrastructures that truly drives our economy.

Recent Articles and Publications

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June 10, 2021
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
Under Biden’s plan to rid American lifestyles and economies of fossil fuels, such a plan would ground the military, space program, and Air Force 1.
June 2, 2021
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
The State of California has been unable to generate enough in-state power and needs to import expensive power from neighboring states.
May 26, 2021
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
The local Bay Area AQMD district considers actions that will reduce supplies of aviation fuels, as the Governor remains silent.
May 21, 2021
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
Time will tell if the California governor can inflict, with a simple executive order, lifestyle changes to the transportation needs of residents, businesses, and the economy.

2018 By the Numbers

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3.2 Million
the number of times Heartland's six podcasts were downloaded in 2018
184 issues
of weekly e-newsletters sent to subscribers across the country
158 events
that Heartland hosted, attended, or spoke at, reaching over 34,000 guests in 2018.
100,000 fans
on Facebook posting and reposting over 1 million times a week