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FNS Photo by Mikkel Pates A BNSF Railway locomotive hauls fertilizer May 9 from a facility Watertown, S.D. The railroad company is making the move from diesel-powered engines to LNG-powered locomotives.

BNSF exec sees ‘big opportunity’ in switch from diesel to LNG locomotives

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BISMARCK – As a North Dakota company prepares to fire up the state’s first production facility for liquefied natural gas, the nation’s largest railroad is pursuing a switch from diesel-powered to LNG-powered locomotives, potentially opening up a major market for the product.

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Mike Nowatzki
Mike Nowatzki reports for Forum News Service. He can be reached at (701) 255-5607.
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