Fuel / Technology: Compressed Natural Gas (CNG)

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Central Ohio Transit Authority Adds CNG Buses to Fleet

September 20, 2021The Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) has exercised options to purchase 18 Xcelsior compressed natural gas 40-foot, heavy-duty transit buses from NFI’s New Flyer of America Inc.

via NGT News

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Chevron Strengthens Investments in U.S. NGV Refueling Infrastructure

September 15, 2021Chevron U.S.A. announced the signing of definitive agreements to form a joint venture with Mercuria Energy Trading to own and operate American Natural Gas and its network of 60 CNG stations across the U.S.

via NGV Journal

SoSF September 2021 Webinar

Developing a Sustainable Fleet Strategy with Today and Tomorrow’s Technology

Webinar Date: September 29, 2021 at 11:00am PSTDiscover the current state of clean fleet technologies and how these technologies fit into an organization’s overall sustainability strategy and goals.

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NGVAmerica: Passing the Infrastructure Bill Will Advance a Carbon-Negative Transport Future

September 13, 2021The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act of 2021 includes multiple opportunities to improve not just the health of our planet, but of its people.

Natural Gas Vehicles for America (NGVAmerica)

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Fleet Spotlight: Gemini Motor Transport – Delivering and Using Diverse Fuel Solutions for Love’s

September 10, 2021Gemini’s expansive fleet fueled with a portfolio of alternative fuels including CNG, RNG, biodiesel, and renewable diesel.

ACT Expo 2021: CNGVP: Fleets Increasingly Turning to Natural Gas Vehicles

September 1, 2021According to CNGVP, real-world fleets are increasingly turning to near-zero emission natural gas vehicles and carbon-negative renewable natural gas.

ACT Expo

ACT Expo 2021: Fifth Annual Fleet Awards Honors Green, Sustainable Fleets

August 31, 2021At this year’s ACT Expo annual Fleet Awards event, seven fleet operators were recognized for extraordinary accomplishments that serve as examples for fleet operators worldwide, related to emission reduction and sustainability.

ACT Expo

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PG&E to Add Up to 160 CNG Medium-, Heavy-Duty Vehicles to Fleet

August 20, 2021The Pacific Gas and Electric gas operations team is partnering with fleet operations to pilot 12 new heavy- and medium-duty natural gas vehicles, the first step to what is an expected compressed natural gas fleet numbering 160 or more.

via Work Truck

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ACT Fleet Forum Announces New Clean Fleet Education, Opens Membership to Public Sector and Small Fleets

August 18, 2021Organizers of the ACT Fleet Forum announced the year’s upcoming programming on cutting-edge technology and opened membership to new participating fleets.

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The Remarkable Rise Of U.S. LNG

August 17, 2021The U.S. will see its total natural gas exports exceed imports by a significantly larger margin this year compared to 2020, thanks to surging liquefied natural gas exports and continued growth in pipeline exports to Mexico.

via OilPrice.com

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Volvo VNR Electric Makes its East Coast Debut

August 17, 2021After making their rounds in California, Volvo Trucks North America’s VNR Electric trucks have landed on the East Coast, finding a home within New York City-based Manhattan Beer Distributors’ fleet of close to 400 trucks.

ACT Expo Announces Roster of Innovative Speakers

August 10, 2021As always, the list of speakers presenting at the annual ACT Expo is filled with North America’s leading fleet operators and top industry executives.

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GILLIG Announces 2021 Low-No Grant Awards

August 6, 2021GILLIG LLC, the leading manufacturer of heavy-duty, clean-energy transit buses in the United States, announced that nine of its transit agency partners have been awarded grants under the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Low or No Emission Program (Low-No).

via Metro Magazine

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Hyliion Plans Bigger Battery to Stay Relevant in Electric Truck Race

August 6, 2021At risk of ceding ground in the race to battery-electric trucks, Hyliion Holdings will launch its natural gas generator-powered hybrid powertrain with 75 miles of electric range, enough to qualify the Hypertruck ERX for zero-emission credits in California.

via FreightWaves

ACT Expo Agenda Offers Something for Every Level of Clean Tech Industry

August 4, 2021Register for ACT Expo before August 13 to receive a discount on a full conference pass for this August 30 to September 2 clean tech event.

ACT Expo

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Class 8 Natural Gas Truck Sales Up 19% in 2021

August 3, 2021For the first five months of 2021, U.S. and Canadian Class 8 natural gas truck retail sales rose 19% year-to-date, compared to the start of 2020, which included the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to data recently released by ACT Research.

via Fleet Owner