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Clean Energy Fuels' LNG Strategy Is Crumbling

Clean Energy Fuels (NASDAQ:CLNE) has for several years now insisted that Liquefied Natural Gas "LNG" is the only real alternative for Class 8 natural gas trucks, as the use of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) as a trucking fuel has so many shortcomings that it will at best be an option for refuse fleets and other short haul "return-to-base" vehicles.

Upside, a Seeking Alpha contributor, caused quite a stir some days ago with his article titled "Sharks Are Closing-In on Clean Energy Fuels". It was not surprising, albeit disappointing, that most people went off the deep end and accused the author of being a basher and a despicable shorter, when all he had done was write an...

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