NASHUA, N.H.— New Hampshire would get more bang for its buck by bringing passenger rail service beyond Nashua to Manchester, according to a preliminary feasibility study, but state officials aren't ready to recommend an option. That option envisions 16 trains daily from Manchester and at least 20 from Nashua. The study estimates that the state's annual cost to...» Read More
NEW YORK, June 16- As politicians debate the dangers of a massive increase in oil carried by rail in North America, railroads and energy producers are considering the same for natural gas.
WINNIPEG, Manitoba, June 10- Grain handlers are lobbying the Canadian government for even stricter rules requiring railroads to allocate thousands of railcars to them each week in hopes of stopping an unprecedented crop logjam from getting worse.
WASHINGTON, June 2- Oil industry studies concluding that Bakken crude oil is safe to move by rail under existing standards may underestimate the dangers of the fuel and should not be the last word, U.S. lawmakers and industry officials said on Monday.
May 29- Canadian National Railway Chief Executive Claude Mongeau said on Thursday he expects U.S. regulators to phase out use of DOT-111 tank cars in three to five years, following a deadly explosion in Quebec last year.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports the Department of Transportation is ordering all company's transporting Bakken oil by rail to notify the communities they are traveling through.
U.S. companies moving crude via rail must tell states when a cargo is moving across their jurisdiction, the Transportation Secretary said.
Matthew Rose, BNSF executive chairman, explains how domestic energy production is helping the economy grow.
FMHR trader Josh Brown explains why investors should buy railroad freight car maker The Greenbrier Companies.
CNBC's Dominic Chu provides insight on road and rail stocks, in addition to providing perspective on air freight and logistics.
Gasoline prices have increased in part because of an ethanol price hike, but the national average will stay low this summer.
Discussing whether the U.S. really needs the Keystone XL oil pipeline, with Dennis Gartman of The Gartman Letter.
Carl Ice, CEO of BNSF Railway, shares his thoughts on the renaissance in the railroad industry as commodity shipping picks up steam after this winter's harsh weather. We handled half the growth that the industry had, says Ice.
Discussing whether the increase in oil shipments by railway in the U.S. is causing congestion on the rail for other commodities, with Tony Hatch, ABH Consulting. Also, a look at the investment environment for rail stocks.
Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway Chairman & CEO, weighs in on the WSJ report saying there is a surge in oil being shipped by rail which is "sidetracking" other industries. Dan Gilbert, Quicken Loans founder & Chairman, weighs in.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports U.S. rail has agreed to slow trains carrying oil through cities, following a string of explosions.
Large blocks of rail stocks were bought today, according to the Fast Money traders. What's the play on the rails?
Donald Broughton, Avondale Partners analyst, explains how severe winter weather is impacting the transports. There may be an opportunity to buy some of these stocks at a discount, says Broughton.
A train carrying propane and oil derailed in Vandergrift, Pennsylvania, reports WXPI-TV reporter Dave Bondy. The oil is leaking, but it is not endangering any residences in the area.
A Norfolk Southern train carrying crude oil derails in Vandergrift, Pennsylvania.
Are regulations slowing down transports? Donald Broughton, Avondale Partners, shares his thoughts on what's driving transportation stocks lower and provides an outlook on the sector.