Department of Energy awards Colorado State $700,000 natural gas grant

Colorado State received one of 13 grants from the Department of Energy for entities that are researching the use of natural gas to power vehicles.

According to the ARPA-E project selections, CSU’s project will “develop a vehicle-based natural  gas refueling system that will use the vehicle engine itself to compress natural gas.”


Texas A&M University was the only other academic institution to receive one of the grants.