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August 13, 2014

Bonita Springs Utilities Plans to Expand CNG Fleet

Bonita Springs Utilities (BSU) is expanding its alternative fuel program with the addition of new compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicles and the expansion of its existing CNG fueling station.

July 16, 2014

Research: By 2035 Alt-Fuels Will Power 14 Percent of Trucks

Medium and heavy duty vehicles (MHDVs) represent less than 5 percent of the total vehicle market today, and the vast majority of these use conventional internal combustion engines (ICE) powered by either gasoline or diesel.

May 27, 2014

Upgrading Refuse Fleets to CNG: Three Considerations Beyond Economics

Refuse fleets are one of the fastest growing markets for compressed natural gas, primarily because of the significant fuel cost savings that can be realized. The Natural Gas Vehicle Institute offers these key factors refuse fleets need to examine when considering upgrading to CNG.

May 15, 2014

AT&T Adds Chevrolet Express As 8,000th CNG Vehicle

AT&T continues to add to its robust fleet of compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicles with its 8,000th CNG vehicle — a 2014 Chevrolet Express full-size van.

March 31, 2014

DOE Eases Alt-Fuel Vehicle Purchasing Mandate

The U.S. Department of Energy has made it easier for state and utility fleets to comply with alt-fuel vehicle purchasing mandates by giving them credit for hybrid vehicles, alt-fuel fueling infrastructure, alt-fuel non-road equipment, and emerging technologies.

March 28, 2014

Linen Supplier Expands Alt-Fuel Fleet

Mission Linen has announced that is has more than quintupled the number of alternative fuel vehicles in its fleet.

March 21, 2014

DISH Propane Autogas Vans Roll Onto SoCal Streets

DISH Network deployed 47 propane autogas vans in Southern California to reduce fuel costs and emissions for the satellite broadcast provider as part of a roll-out of 200 such vehicles in five metropolitan areas.

March 11, 2014

Exploring Alt-Fuel Truck Options

Today’s truck fleet managers have the option to go alternative with propane autogas and compressed natural gas. These alt fuels are a way to keep costs down and be sustainable.

February 18, 2014

Obama Energy Trust Would Fund Alternative Vehicle Technologies

President Barack Obama has proposed setting up a federal energy security trust to fund development of alternative vehicle development by repealing subsidies to the oil and gas industry.

February 18, 2014

Legislation Restoring Federal Biodiesel Incentives Introduced

Bipartisan legislation has been introduced in the U.S. to reinstate a tax incentive that expired at the end of 2013 when it comes to the production of domestic biodiesel fuel.

December 4, 2013

Westport and Clean Energy Team Up to Offer No-Cost CNG

The offer is on a first-come, first-serve basis, and once fleets are awarded the cards, they will have until Dec. 31, 2015 to use them up.

December 3, 2013

Calif. Rolling Out $200M for Hydrogen Vehicle Infrastructure

The California Energy Commission is seeking proposals to spend $200 million starting in 2015 to build out fueling stations and other infrastructure to support hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles.

November 25, 2013

Omaha Truck Center to Build Omaha's First Natural Gas-Compliant Truck Dealership

The dealership network is working with Metropolitan Utilities District (MUD) of Omaha to promote the use of natural gas vehicles and provide resources to local fleet operators. The truck dealership will also be located adjacent to MUD's CNG fueling station.

November 15, 2013

Pennsylvania Utilities Score $932,000 in Natural Gas, Propane Grants

Utility fleets making the switch to compressed natural gas (CNG), liquefied natural gas (LNG), or propane for medium to light-weight vehicles were awarded more than $932,000 by the Corbett Administration.

August 27, 2013

Con Edison Drops GHG Emissions 45%

In 2012, Con Edison’s direct greenhouse gas emissions decreased more than two percent from 2011, and 45 percent from baseline 2005 emissions.

June 19, 2013

Alt-Fuel Training Network Launched

Several of the nation’s top alternative fuel experts have joined forces to form the Alternative Fuel Training Network, which was launched in response to the need to provide professional alternative-fuel fleet training.

May 31, 2013

Driver Safety Now Top Fleet Priority

According to a recent survey, the biggest concern for fleet managers is ensuring the safety of their drivers.

February 21, 2013

Auto Truck Names Otterberg as Special Projects Manager

Auto Truck Group, an upfitter specializing in the design, construction, and installation of truck equipment, has named Sean Otterberg as special projects manager.

July 15, 2011

Latest Trends in Vocational Truck Fleet Applications

Right-sizing and downsizing, use of alternative fuels, and the increased use of fleet management companies are a few of the current trends seen in the vocational work truck fleet segment.

May 2, 2011

Are Natural Gas Vehicles Right for Your Fleet?

A growing number of fleets have already made the switch to natural gas after weighing the benefits and challenges.

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