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Railroads lay plans to convert engines to burn natural gas

The diesel-burning locomotive, the workhorse of American railroads since World War II, will soon begin burning natural gas — a shift that could cut fuel costs, reduce pollution and strengthen the advantage railroads hold over trucks in long-haul shipping.

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  • Headline: Railroads lay plans to convert engines to burn natural gas
  • Publication: Business, Pages 71 on 01/26/2014
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