Fuel / Technology: Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

Cummins Westport Nets Final Certifications for 2018 Engine Lineup

January 5, 2018Cummins Westport Inc. (CWI) has now secured U.S. EPA and CARB emissions certifications for three models in its 2018 natural gas engine lineup after receiving approval for its 2018 ISX12N heavy-duty engine.

via NGT News

Are Oil Markets Heading Into a ‘Decade of Disorder’?

November 30, 2017Oil prices are potentially set for a sharp increase and general unpredictability as global oil markets enter a “decade of disorder” in the 2020s.

via The Fuse

Ryder and Clean Energy Partner on LNG for Hauling Toyota Parts

November 21, 2017Ryder has awarded Clean Energy a four-year fueling contract for a fleet of liquefied natural gas heavy-duty trucks that move goods for Toyota’s largest manufacturing facility.

via NGT News

Trucking Industry Split Over EPA Move to Ease Emissions Rules

November 21, 2017An Environmental Protection Agency plan to ease new emissions rules for part of the trucking business has set off a fight within the industry.

via Trucks.com

Greenkraft facility in Santa Ana building near-zero emission trucks

The Transportation Sector’s Near Zero Emission Future is Dawning

November 20, 2017Advanced clean heavy-duty vehicles are geared up to transform the nation’s fleet.

Fleet Owner

L.A., Long Beach ports adopt plan to slash air pollution and go zero-emissions

November 2, 2017The nation’s largest port complex approved a plan to slash air pollution by phasing-out of diesel trucks in favor of natural gas and, ultimately, zero-emissions trucks and cargo-handling equipment.

via LA Times

Clean Energy Providing Natural Gas to More USPS Carriers

October 31, 2017Clean Energy Fuels Corp. has signed multiple natural gas fueling agreements with USPS contract-carriers in Florida, New York, Oklahoma and Texas.

via NGT News

natural gas heavy-duty truck

Cleaner Air Starts with Cleaner Trucks

October 27, 2017No commercially-available powertrain source today runs cleaner than natural gas.

Natural Gas Vehicles for America (NGVAmerica)

Marine vessel owners will turn to low sulfur fuel, drawing from the same supply as on-road fleets

Fleet Owners Beware of Looming Marine Fuel Regulation

October 26, 2017Due to the impending regulation, marine vessel owners will turn to low sulfur fuel, drawing from the same supply as on-road fleets.

Fleet Owner

future of fuels bsr sustainable fuels

Five Reasons You Need a Sustainable Fuels Strategy

October 26, 2017There are more fuels and related technologies entering the market than ever before, and many should be part of your clean fleet approach. Are you ready?

Business for Social Responsibility (BSR)

Operating Alternative Fuel Vehicles in Extreme Weather

This one-hour webinar highlights the pros and cons of operating alternative fuel vehicles in regions with extreme temperature lows and highs.

Preparing Your Shop for Alternative Fuel Vehicles

This webinar provides information about the necessary fueling and maintenance facility modifications for alternative fuel vehicles.

Comprehensive Training for AFV Deployment: Internal & External Stakeholders

Learn how to help impacted stakeholders prepare for new alternative fuel vehicle fleet facilities and deployment.

Engine ban in California would be bad for economy & environment coalition says

October 23, 2017California’s interest in banning internal combustion engines has drawn criticism from The Coalition for Renewable Natural Gas.

via Hard Working Trucks

Energy Department Announces $4M for Natural Gas Engine Research

October 15, 2017The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced up to $4 million for research projects on medium- and heavy-duty natural gas engine technologies.

via NGT News

Navigating VW & Fleet Funding Opportunities

Learn about VW Settlement and other funding opportunities to help offset the cost to modernize your fleet with alternative fuel vehicles.