Application: Refuse Collection

EDCO Adds 20 New Near-Zero Nat-Gas Vehicles to Collection Fleet

July 26, 2017EDCO, a waste collection and recycling company, has placed an order for 20 new near-zero natural gas-powered collection vehicles to serve its fleet.

via NGT News

Landi Renzo: High Cost of Certifications in California Hurting Nat Gas Vehicle Industry

July 21, 2017Government officials in the Golden State have been rallying for quite some time to reduce emissions in well-traveled highway corridors.

via Hard Working Trucks

California’s First All-Electric Refuse Truck headed for Sacramento

June 14, 2017California will be getting its first all-electric refuse truck making it only the second truck of its kind operating in the U.S.

via Hard Working Trucks

Sacramento Orders Refuse Truck with Motiv Electric Powertrain

June 13, 2017City joins Chicago as the only ones in North America with an all-electric model.

via Fleet Owner

North America’s Second All-Electric Refuse Truck Heads to California

June 13, 2017The City of Sacramento aims to run the ERV on residential and recycling routes.

via Vehicle Service Pros

City of Los Angeles Completes Successful Zero-Emission Refuse Truck Demonstration

June 8, 2017BYD announced the completion of a successful battery-electric refuse truck demonstration project with LA Sanitation (LASAN) and Wayne Engineering.

via Trucking News Online

ACT Expo 2017 in Review

June 5, 2017Last month’s ACT Expo demonstrated the continued momentum taking place across the transportation industry to push forward low-carbon fuels, more efficient technologies and fleet sustainability.

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2017 ACT Expo Points to New Directions for Heavy-Duty Trucks

June 1, 2017ACT Expo saw buzz about electric and fuel cell trucks as some major companies are entering the market and smaller ones have products in development.

via Clean Fleet Report

The VW Settlement: Aligning Your Vehicle Deployment Goals with State Priorities

May 17, 2017Even with the legal processes surrounding the Volkswagen settlements wrapping up, state agencies and fleets alike are still left with many unanswered question.

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Peterbilt Unveils Battery-Electric Garbage Truck

May 9, 2017Heavy-truck giant Peterbilt took the wraps off a battery-electric Class 8 garbage truck at the ongoing WasteExpo 2017 in New Orleans.

via Trucks.com

California Celebrates Emissions-Funding Milestone at ACT Expo

May 8, 2017Throughout ACT Expo, numerous officials from CARB made it explicitly clear the agency would not be deterred from its future emissions-reduction plans.

via American Trucker

BYD Showcases Its Latest Advancements in Electric at California’s ACT Expo

May 5, 2017Electric vehicle technologies can save fleets tens of thousands of dollars annually.

via Vehicle Service Pros

San Diego Makes Progress on Major Plans for CNG Truck Fleet

May 3, 2017The City of San Diego has taken a major step toward switching its fleet of refuse and recycling collection trucks from diesel fuel to CNG.

via NGT News

Trucking Regs Update: Coming and Going in 2017

May 3, 2017Attendees of the National Private Truck Council’s Annual Conference got a rundown of the regulatory items motor carriers need to be aware of this year.

via American Trucker

Near-Zero Emission Vehicles

April 5, 2017We are seeing trucks with incredibly clean engines roll off the assembly line and into fleet operations across the nation.

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ACT Expo Sets 2017 Program

March 7, 2017The stage is set for the 2017 Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo, the conference will feature the increasing array of commercially available and rapidly developing technologies for sustainable fleet operations.

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