Tag: rail

Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Which Is Safer For Transporting Crude Oil—Rail, Truck, Pipeline Or Boat?

October 11, 2018

Via: Forbes

The question resurfaced this week as news of increased crude oil transportation by rail crossed the border from Canada. Oil and gas is moving around our country, around pristine wilderness, around our cities and towns. Oil is going to keep […]

Energy Economics

Rail continues to dominate coal shipments to the power sector

February 25, 2016

Via: Penn Energy

U.S. electric power generators consumed 740 million tons of coal in 2015, fueling about one-third of total electric power generation and accounting for 92% of all coal consumed in the United States. Nearly 70% of all coal used by power […]