natural gas trucking

Natural gas 101: What owner-operators need to know

| September 30, 2013

Truck makers feel that heavy-duty natural gas trucks eventually could make up 15 to 20 percent of the Class 8 market in the United States, Here’s a primer to get you ready.

Evolution evolves: Freightliner adds gas power to Cascadia’s aero package

| September 19, 2013

Napa Valley, Calif., has become an annual locale for Freightliner to present news and updates on various industry issues. And what’s the point of holding court if you don’t let folks take your trucks out ...

Natural gas-powered Cascadia available with 48-in. sleeper

| July 31, 2013

The natural gas-powered Freightliner Casacadia will soon be available with a 48-inch sleeper, with the option of CNG or LNG tanks, the truck maker announced this week.

DOE: Natural gas will eat into diesel consumption

| December 06, 2012

By 2040, use of natural gas in heavy-duty vehicles will have displaced about 700,000 barrels per day of other heavy-duty fuels, like diesel, says the Department of Energy.

Diesel and natural gas — don’t let fear cripple your business

| December 04, 2012

If the time comes, will you choose diesel or your business?

Truck stops working toward natural gas rollout

| November 30, 2012

Pilot Flying J and TravelCenters of America are taking aggressive action toward implementing liquified natural gas stations across the country, while Love's is concentrating its efforts on compressed natural gas.

Love’s opens its first natural gas fueling pumps

| October 11, 2012

The fast-fill CNG pumps are located at the Love’s Travel Stop on Interstate 40 at the Morgan Road exit west of downtown Oklahoma City.

Diesel’s main contenders: Natural gas series, Part 3

John G. Smith | August 28, 2012

Natural gas holds the most promise for heavy-duty applications, but other alternative fuels are finding trucking niches.

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