One of the major problems Westport Innovations Inc. (WPRT) faces isn't whether or not natural gas is a good fuel to run vehicles, because it is. Rather, it's the challenge concerning the narrative that has changed from several years ago after huge quantities of oil have been found in the United States and other regions of the world.
That has altered the idea of living in a peak oil environment for many, and the result has been an outlook for the internal combustion engine to primarily be run by regular gas long into the future.
So while plentiful, inexpensive natural gas is a reality as well, the idea we must quickly switch to an alternative fuel source for...
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