Fuel / Technology: Compressed Natural Gas (CNG)

Waste Management Opens 100th Fueling Station, Touts Fleet of 6,000 NGVs

August 8, 2017Waste Management is celebrating two significant milestones, opening its 100th natural gas fueling station and operating 6,000 natural gas trucks.

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PepsiCo’s Frito-Lay to Fill Up at ANG’s New CNG Station in Fayetteville

August 7, 2017American Natural Gas (ANG), in collboration with Tennessee Clean Fuels, unveiled its new public CNG fueling station in Fayetteville, Tenn.

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Virginia Surpasses Governor’s Alt-Fuel Vehicle Goal

July 27, 2017Gov. Terry McAuliffe, D-Va., announced that 319 state and local government vehicles have been transitioned to alternative fuel in Virginia.

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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.

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Tata Motors Designs, Showcases Bio-Methane Bus Engines

July 19, 2017Tata Motors has designed and developed bio-methane engines for light and intermediate commercial vehicle and multi-axle commercial vehicle buses.

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Piedmont Natural Gas Expands Its CNG-Powered Fleet

July 18, 2017When it comes to discussions of alternative fuels and sustainability in utility fleets, electrification often takes center stage.

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Clean Energy Opens New CNG Station in Texas

July 11, 2017Clean Energy Fuels Corp. recently announced the opening of its newest compressed natural gas (CNG) station in Texas.

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Kenworth Broadens Availability of Natural Gas Engines

July 6, 2017The OEM’s T680 on-highway tractor plus and T880 and T880S vocational models now available for order with the Cummins Westport ISL G “near zero NOx”.

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Kenworth Vocational Trucks Now Available with Cummins Westport Near Zero Nat Gas Engines

July 5, 2017Kenworth’s T680, T880 and T880S vocational trucks with the Cummins Westport ISL G Near Zero NOx emissions natural gas engine are now available.

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London Launches Retrofit Program to Upgrade 5,000 Buses to Low-Emissions Standard

July 3, 2017London Mayor Sadiq Khan announced that London’s older, most polluting buses will see their emissions cut and over half its bus fleet will be upgraded.

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CNG-Powered 2018 Ford F-150 Coming

June 30, 2017Landi Renzo USA has developed a CNG prep package for the Ford F-150.

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Big Brown Plans Further Additions to Green Fleet

June 27, 2017By 2020, the parcel delivery giant expects that one in four of the new vehicles it purchases annually will be powered by alternative fuels or use some sort of advanced technology.

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UPS Commits to More Alternative Vehicles to Meet GHG Goals

June 27, 2017UPS announced new goals to add more alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles to its fleet while increasing reliance on renewable energy.

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LA Metro Approves Massive Order for 295 Renewable CNG Buses

June 22, 2017The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) has voted to purchase 295 40-foot CNG buses, which will be fueled by RNG.

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Western Washington Clean Cities Touts Alt-Fuel Vehicle Fleets

June 14, 2017Western Washington Clean Cities has announced that its partners and member fleets collectively saved 20.6 million gallons of petroleum last year.

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State Senate Unanimously Approves New Legislation for Large NGVs

June 12, 2017A bill to promote the use of cleaner-burning natural gas in larger vehicles was unanimously approved by the Pennsylvania State Senate last week.

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