The impact of natural gas is making its mark on the transportation industry. OAG360 covered a recent $68 million investment by the United Parcel Service (ticker: UPS) for its liquefied natural gas (LNG) vehicles in 2013. Now, the railroad industry is embracing the idea.

On March 6, 2013, BNSF, one of North America's leading freight transportation companies, announced it will begin testing LNG-fueled locomotives later in the year. The company has been working with two locomotive manufacturers, GE (ticker: GE) and Caterpillar (ticker: CAT), to d...


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