Clean Energy Fuels shares rise on new stations

Published on NewsOK Modified: January 15, 2014 at 6:57 am •  Published: January 15, 2014

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Shares of Clean Energy Fuels jumped in premarket trading Wednesday after the compressed natural gas provider announced the opening of liquefied natural gas fueling stations in Florida, Illinois and California.

The opening of the station in Jacksonville, Fla., marks the company's first in that state. The other stations are located in Pontoon Beach, Ill., and Fontana, Calif. The stations will be used to fuel heavy duty natural gas trucks.

In premarket trading, shares of Clean Energy Fuels Corp. rose 59 cents, or 4.8 percent, to $12.80 about two hours before the market opening.