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Making Diesel and Jet Fuel from Natural Gas
September 26, 2013 |

Royal Dutch Shell is in negotiations with Louisiana government to build a plant that would manufacture diesel fuel and jet fuel from natural gas. These products are currently made from crude oil and making them from natural gas would produce a cleaner-burning fuel.

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Natural Gas Displacing Home Fuel Oil Heating
November 13, 2013 | Tulsa World
Many people who used to heat their homes with fuel oil are now switching to natural gas. This is putting pressure on hundreds of small fuel oil supply businesses who keep the fuel oil tanks of their customers stocked with oil

How Trucks Running on Natural Gas Lower Prices for You
April 30, 2013 | Christian Science Monitor
The Christian Science Monitor has an article that explains how some trucking companies are turning away from diesel fuel in favor of natural gas and how that switch can mean lower prices (and cleaner air) for you.

The Natural Gas Locomotive
February 9, 2014 | The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
"The diesel-burning locomotive, the workhorse of American railroads since World War II, will soon begin burning natural gas — a potentially historic shift that could cut fuel costs, reduce pollution and strengthen the advantage railroads hold over trucks in long-haul shipping." Quoted from The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

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