Ever fantasized about the potential for airborne diesel refuelers to fill the tanks in-transit? Given the widespread reach of truck stops in America, it's probably well unnecessary, but hey, anybody can dream, right? Though efforts are ...
It's interesting to see investors and mainstream business media take note of how the boom in natural gas production is affecting the truck market.
Much has been made in recent times of the traction being gained by natural gas as an energy source to power truck freight transportation. Natural gas powertrains have made their most significant gains to date ...
President Obama announced a $1 billion initiative to spur deployment of clean, advanced vehicles.
The Department of Energy is promoting development and use of alternative fuels and powertrain technologies.
Navistar is developing natural gas-powered engines for Class 7 and Class 8 trucks and Clean Energy is building LNG fueling stations.
More fleets are buying natural gas-powered trucks as the fueling infrastructure grows, Kenworth and Westport executives said.
Legislation, supported by President Obama and about 190 members of Congress, would accelerate subsidies for natural gas vehicles.
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