27 Sep '14, 4pm

Best Use For Abundant U.S. Natural Gas: Powering Electric Cars

By John Voelcker 1,941 views Sep 26, 2014 Follow John Add to circle Reddit This! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Clean Energy Fuels natural gas refueling station Long Beach, California. Enlarge Photo Natural-gas vehicles have never had much acceptance in the North American passenger car market, and even trucks powered by it are struggling. While natural gas is presently abundant in North America, courtesy of the controversial process of hydrofracturing ("fracking"), a new study suggests there's a better use for it than using it to power combustion-engined cars. DON'T MISS: Why Aren't Natural Gas-Powered Long-Haul Semi Trucks Selling Better? Researchers from Oak Ridge National Laboratories recently published a paper in the journal Energy , covered by Green Car Congress , that looked at the best uses of natural gas for transportation. Their conclusion was that the latest ...

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