Natural Gas Poised To Fulfil Industries' Power Needs
THE biggest engines in the world, long chained to diesel fuel, are on the verge of a transformation because of cheap natural gas – with oilfield equipment holding particular potential, executives said at a summit of heavy fuel users and producers.
””Here’s the first reason that large engines are going gas,”” said the director of gas engine strategy for Caterpillar”s energy and power systems division, Joel Feucht.
””Large engines burn the most fuel. I could try to make it harder, but that”s pretty straightforward.””