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    Science & Technology

    Alumnus discusses oil, alternative fuels

    By Christopher Palmer
    Christopher Palmer
    Published: May 12, 2010

    Jim Suttle arrived on campus in 1955 to study petroleum engineering. Now, with more than 30 years of experience in the oil business, he explains the importance of developing new alternative fuels and comments on how much the campus has grown during the last half century.

    Read a transcript of the interview (PDF).

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      inquisitor said on May 14, 2010 at 10:14 a.m.
      I'll bet this guy knows a lot more than he said in the interview. Somebody needs to corner him with unlimited coffee or brewskis and pump him. Thirty years in the oil business yields more than a few lines. Let's get him and T. Boone Pickens together and see some sparks. After living in west texas for years even I know more than he said. He needs to pull some casing and pump mud for us.
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