Fuel / Technology: Renewable Diesel (RD)

The Future of Fleet is Here, at ACT Expo

November 20, 2019ACT Expo showcases the applications of the latest transportation technologies, drivetrains, and clean fuels.

Fleet Owner

N.C. Seeks Vehicle Replacement Proposals for VW Settlement Funds

June 18, 2019The North Carolina Division of Air Quality has issued two requests for proposals under phase one of the state’s Volkswagen Settlement Mitigation plan.

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Road to Low Carbon Fuel Standard

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More States Follow California’s Lead with Low Carbon Fuel Standard Programs

May 9, 2019California's Low Carbon Fuel Standard program has made an impression on other states and regions as they attempt to reduce their own carbon footprint.

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA)

2019 ACT Expo Fleet Awards

April 30, 2019ACT Expo Fleet Awards are the ultimate recognition of fleets and individuals who show true leadership in transportation, having gone above and beyond what has been required to tirelessly pursue sustainability in their fleet operations.

ACT Expo

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ACT Expo 2019: A New Workshop Explores Greening Aviation

March 29, 2019ACT Expo is adding a new workshop to its 2019 agenda exploring incentives, technologies, and policies that are spurring a ‘greening’ of the aviation industry.

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ACT Expo 2019: A New Workshop Helps Fleets Meet the Vehicle Maintenance Challenges Ahead

March 27, 2019A new ACT Expo workshop covers how to successfully recruit, train, and develop teams to support commercial transportation's evolving workforce needs.

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Energy Independence Summit 2019

Clean Transportation Leaders Engage Congress at Annual Energy Independence Summit

March 7, 2019The Annual Energy Independence Summit brings together a diverse array of stakeholders in the clean transportation and alternative fuel industries.

Clean Fuels Ohio

Federal Legislators Aim to Extend Alt-Fuel Tax Credits

March 2, 2019A bipartisan push is under way on Capitol Hill to extend through this year certain tax credits that promote the adoption of alternatively powered vehicles.

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Lana Van Marter

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: Neste Brings Biofuels to the Aviation Industry

February 14, 2019ACT News Executive Interview with Lana Van Marter, Commercial Development Manager, Neste, a producer of advanced biofuels and renewable fuels.

Alia Khouri is Director of Fleet Operations

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EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: San Diego Fleet Operations a Data-Rich Enterprise

February 11, 2019In an ACT News Executive Interview, Alia Khouri with the City of San Diego, shares how commitment to fleet data drives innovation in the City fleet.

CMAQ Could Fund These Alternative Fuel Trucks

CMAQ Rule Simplification May Free Up Millions in Funding for Clean Fuels and Vehicles

January 24, 2019The Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality (CMAQ) program has historically provided millions of dollars of funding for clean vehicle projects.

Clean Fuels Ohio

Fleet reports on renewable diesel after five years of use

December 7, 2018Renewable diesel, a synthetic fuel similar to biodiesel, got a big thumbs up this week from the City of Beverly Hills, Calif.

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EPA Issues Final Renewable Fuel Mandates

November 30, 2018The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has finalized a rule that establishes the required renewable fuel volumes under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program for 2019, as well as biomass-based diesel for 2020.

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A 20% more efficient diesel?

November 30, 2018Canadian startup energy firm Enezol has developed an alternative diesel fuel it says is over 20% more efficient than traditional diesel. The key to the new fuel is a different refining process, according to the company.

via Fleet Owner

Tax Proposal Includes Long-Term Extension of Biodiesel Incentive

November 29, 2018U.S. Rep. Kevin Brady, chairman of the House Ways & Means Committee, released a proposal to make technical corrections to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and to extend several expired tax credits, including the biodiesel and renewable diesel tax incentive.

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18 Trucking Touts Mechanical, Environmental Pluses of Renewable Diesel

November 29, 201818 Trucking, a construction trucking services company based in Hayward, Calif., is reporting reductions in maintenance costs and less downtime for its fleet after switching to Neste MY Renewable Diesel.

via NGT News