Fuel / Technology: Renewable Diesel (RD)

DOE Selects Projects to Accelerate Adoption of Biofuels

July 6, 2020The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has selected seven projects – totaling $1.94 million – to conduct research and development to accelerate the adoption of performance-advantaged biofuel blendstocks.

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Ford plans to go carbon neutral by 2050

June 24, 2020The Ford Motor Company aspires to achieve carbon neutrality globally by 2050, according to the company’s 21st sustainability report released Wednesday. It is working with Ceres and the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) to set scope 1, 2 and 3 environmental goals in line with the Paris Agreement.

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Kuehne + Nagel extends 2030 net-zero carbon goal to include suppliers, contractors

June 24, 2020Kuehne + Nagel pledged to reach full carbon neutrality by 2030 in its new sustainability report. The new target incorporates contracted services and purchases for the first time.

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D.C. Public Works Expands Biodiesel Refuse Truck Fleet

June 24, 2020The D.C. Department of Public Works has increased the number of heavy-duty fleet vehicles capable of running on renewable pure biodiesel (B100) by installing Optimus Technologies’ Vector System onto 17 new refuse trucks.

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ACT Goes Virtual with Fleet Education

June 18, 2020ACT Virtual will feature 19 days of unique programming on the trends, policies, and technologies driving the future of fleet transportation.

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The COVID-19 Pandemic and Clean Transportation

April 15, 2020The impact of COVID-19 on clean transportation has been swift and devastating. How do we chart a path to achieve a cleaner and more sustainable world?

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Investments Drive Sustainable Transportation Growth

February 27, 2020The ACT Expo Investor Summit, launching this year at ACT Expo, is a first-of-its-kind event to focus on investing in the clean fleet market.

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An Electric Future and the Messy Middle: What You Need to Know Now

Watch the recorded webinar in collaboration with NACFE on the future of freighting.

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Bloomberg proposes national clean-truck voucher program

January 22, 2020Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg wants to put back in place higher standards for truck emissions with the goal of electrifying 15% of the heavy-duty fleet by 2030.

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EPA considering more truck emissions regs

January 15, 2020EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler on Monday announced an advanced notice of proposed rulemaking (ANPRM), part of the Trump EPA’s Cleaner Trucks Initiative.

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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.

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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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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.

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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.

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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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