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Labor shortage expected to crush $100 billion in planned petrochemical projects

Labor shortage expected to crush $100 billion in...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Mar 12, 2013

A lack of energy and mining professionals may cause the cost of these skilled workers, such as engineers and geoscientists, ...

Fracking as a form of birth control?

Fracking as a form of birth control?

Posted by Tom Jackson on Mar 01, 2013

Teen-age pregnancies have plummeted in North Dakota and that state’s researchers give the credit to, of all things, fracking. Apparently this ...

Natural gas saves the day after hurricane Sandy

Natural gas saves the day after hurricane Sandy

Posted by Tom Jackson on Nov 06, 2012

The New York Times reports today that residents and businesses of that city that use natural gas for heating, cooking or ...

Westport: all of a sudden, everybody’s BFF

Westport: all of a sudden, everybody’s BFF

Posted by Tom Jackson on Oct 12, 2012

Until a few years ago Westport Innovations was a name only a few aficionados in the diesel engine world recognized. ...

One more reason to like natural gas

Posted by Tom Jackson on Oct 11, 2012

We've written about the virtues of natural gas as a replacement fuel for diesel in this blog for some time ...

Guest blog: Diesel vs. natural gas generators

Guest blog: Diesel vs. natural gas generators

Posted by Amy Materson on Oct 02, 2012

There are many variables to consider when deciding between diesel or natural gas-powered generators. Typically, the price of natural gas is ...

HHP Summit: “Natural gas will become a...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Sep 27, 2012

The keynote speaker for the official beginning of the High Horsepower Summit was John Somerhalder, chairman, president and CEO of ...

Purchasing a Generator: Which Is Better—Diesel or...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Sep 18, 2012

There are many variables to consider when deciding between diesel or natural gas-powered generators. Typically, the price of natural gas is ...

Freightliner produces 500,000th vehicle

Freightliner produces 500,000th vehicle

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Sep 14, 2012

Freightliner Trucks celebrated the production of its 500,000th vehicle at its Mount Holly, North Carolina, plant on September 12. Freightliner ...

Allison offers natural gas tractor

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 21, 2012

Allison Transmission has announced its production of a new natural gas vehicle, the Cascadia 113 Natural Gas day cab tractor. ...

Trucks

Trucks

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jun 01, 2012

Bridging the Gap With a growing number of supply options, is now the time to explore alternative-fuel vehicles? By Jeff Crissey   Adoption of ...

Trucks

Trucks

Posted by Equipment World Staff on May 01, 2012

Ready for Natural Gas? LNG and CNG look to be a medium-duty hit – but will they work in Class 8? By ...

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