TITLE

Alternative power choices: Fleets can now pick from an ever-growing menu of alternative choices to power their trucks

AUTHOR(S)
Cullen, David
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Fleet Owner;Apr2010, Vol. 105 Issue 4, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on several alternative fuels for trucks. Natural gas in trucking is used either in compressed (CNG) or liquefied (LNG) form. Biodiesel and ethanol are derived from biomass energy gained from plants and plant-derived materials. Dimethyl ether (DME) is relatively cheap to purchase and works with very low engine injection pressures.
ACCESSION #
53175091

 

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