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GE: Low Pressure for Locomotive LNG

December 5, 2013 in Dual Fuel, LNG, Rail by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

‘NextFuel’ Locomotive Trials with BNSF and CSX Railroads Are Planned for 2014
‘One of the Most Significant Developments Since Transition from Steam to Diesel’

GE Transportation will apply its “NextFuel” conversions of Evolution 3000 series locomotives for upcoming trials with the BNSF and CSX railroads. The low-pressure system allows the engines to run on 100% diesel in case there is a problem with liquefied natural gas availability or with onboard fuel delivery.

this item was initially posted in shorter form on November 15

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