Are Natural Gas and the Post Office Perfect for Each Other?

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The Oklahomanreported last week about a movement out of Oklahoma City to get the United States Postal Service to switch from gasoline and diesel to natural-gas-powered vehicles. Natural gas is cheaper than either of those two fuels right now, which would be good for the USPS, but the real story here is in the power of demand. In this video, Fool.com contributor Aimee Duffy takes a look at what would happen if the Post Office pursued this idea.

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The article Are Natural Gas and the Post Office Perfect for Each Other? originally appeared on Fool.com.

Fool contributor Aimee Duffy owns shares of Ford. Fool contributor Tyler Crowe owns shares of Westport Innovations. For more energy information, follow them on Twitter @TMFDuffy and @TylerCroweFool.The Motley Fool recommends Clean Energy Fuels, Cummins, Ford, and Westport Innovations. The Motley Fool owns shares of Cummins, Ford, and Westport Innovations. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

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