Received the following from one of our correspondents in NW Pennsylvania.
RR Friend Terry Sponsler caught
this new General Electric 'Fuel Test Train' on CSX Transportation's rails
in Willard, Ohio this afternoon (4-24-14). The two locomotives bracketing the orange and
white Natural Gas (Cryogenic Natural Gas - CNG) fuel tender tank car are both
duel-fuel diesel-electric locomotives that can run off regular diesel fuel or
CNG. Success with this evolving technology could ultimately spell even busier
engine assembly lines at the Grove City GE Diesel Engine Plant here in Mercer