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Florida's Tri-Rail Trains to Run On Biodiesel Fuel

Florida's Tri-Rail Trains to Run On Biodiesel Fuel

POMPANO BEACH, Florida, October 30, 2008 (ENS) – From now on, Tri-Rail commuter trains will operate on biodiesel fuel, the South Florida Regional Transportation Authority announced today. The goal is to operate the trains on a 99 percent biodiesel blend, when available. Tri-Rail is one of the few commuter rail systems in the country that…

Biodiesel the Fuel of Choice for Orlando Public Transit

Biodiesel the Fuel of Choice for Orlando Public Transit

ORLANDO, Florida, August 4, 2008 (ENS) – A $2.5 million agreement signed at the Farm to Fuel Summit Thursday in Orlando creates a private-public partnership to help green Orlando’s public transportation. Governor Charlie Crist joined Linda Watson, chief executive officer of LYNX Central Florida Regional Transportation Authority, to sign the agreement that awards $2.5 million…