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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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September 23, 2021
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
It would be great to eliminate fossil fuels and reduce the associated emissions, BUT before we jump off that cliff, where’s the safety net, to keep economies and lifestyles from the drastic changes that would be required without the products from those fo
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September 22, 2021
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
With electricity and fuel costs among the highest in the country, Newsom is doing everything possible to increase energy costs and transfer emissions to developing countries.
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September 7, 2021
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
EVs are still a luxury product that attract the Benz and Beemer crowd, not low- and middle-income consumers.
August 20, 2021
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
The report from the IPCC has failed to acknowledge that the introduction of oil just over 100 years ago has been overwhelmingly beneficial for the prosperity of the world.

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