Fuel / Technology: Renewable Natural Gas (RNG)

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TruStar Energy invests in renewable natural gas for U.S. heavy transport

January 14, 2021TruStar Energy announced a successful 2020 and aggressive growth plans to continue transitioning heavy duty United States transportation from diesel to lower cost, cleaner alternatives.

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TruStar Unveils Plans to Continue the Heavy-Duty Transition to RNG

January 8, 2021TruStar Energy, a company that specializes in renewable natural gas fuel supply for the transportation sector, has unveiled plans to continue transitioning heavy-duty U.S. transportation from diesel to lower-cost, cleaner alternatives.

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RG 360 State Leadership

Renewable Gas Portfolio/Procurement Standards: State Leadership

Webinar Date: January 27, 2021 at 10:00am PSTJoin us on January 27 at 10.m. PT for the next RG 360 webinar hosted in partnership with the Coalition for Renewable Natural Gas.

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Total & Clean Energy to build biogas plants and fund filling stations

January 4, 2021Clean Energy Fuels Corp. and its largest shareholder, Total S.E., announced a memorandum of understanding to create a 50/50 joint venture to develop carbon-negative renewable natural gas production facilities in the United States, as well as credit support to build additional downstream fueling infrastructure.

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Fleet Spotlight: Starting with a Green-Minded Approach

December 21, 2020With a focus on enabling corporate retailers to reduce emissions and meet their sustainability goals, GreenPath Logistics is a growing natural gas trucking company.

Clean Energy, Total Enter MoU to Expand RNG Infrastructure

December 21, 2020Clean Energy Fuels Corp. Total S.E. have entered a memorandum of understanding to create a 50/50 joint venture to develop carbon-negative renewable natural gas (RNG) production facilities in the U.S., as well as credit support to build additional downstream RNG fueling infrastructure.

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Port Drayage Truck Registry Date Should be Re-evaluated

December 15, 2020Drayage Truck Registry deadline of January 1, 2023 for the Ports of LA and Long Beach should be moved up to phase-out older diesel trucks.

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Clean Energy Signs Deals For Over 58 Million Gallons of RNG

December 15, 2020Clean Energy Fuels Corp. announced new and extended contracts for more than 58 million gallons of Redeem renewable natural gas to accommodate the continued demand for the sustainable fuel from key business segments including heavy duty trucking, solid waste, and public transit.

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FortisBC Fueling British Columbia’s Transition to NGVs

December 9, 2020Thirteen commercial transportation organizations in British Columbia have continued to progress their business and climate action goals despite the COVID-19 pandemic by adopting a combined 144 vehicles fueled by FortisBC’s natural gas.

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Growth in carbon neutral RNG spotlights debate on electric- vs. renewable-powered trucks

December 8, 2020In 2020, a company that sells renewable natural gas to California medium- and heavy-duty trucking fleets can make as much as $10-$12 per diesel gallon, according to Cliff Gladstein, president of Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA), a leading clean transportation consulting firm.

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Mixed Renewable Gas Unit: Galician project will now investigate creation of green hydrogen and synthetic gas

December 2, 2020The research projectMixed Renewable Gas Unit, funded by the Galician Innovation Agency (GAIN) and developed by Naturgy, EnergyLab and Edar Bens, continues its R&D&I work after receiving additional funding for its consolidation and for the launch of new lines of development.

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Sanitation Districts Starts Biogas Purification System to Convert Food Waste to RNG

December 2, 2020As part of its mission to convert waste into resources, the Los Angeles County Sanitation Districts has started up a biogas purification system to recycle food waste into renewable vehicle fuel.

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It’s a Wrap for ACT Virtual 2020

December 2, 2020ACT Virtual hosted the biggest names in the industry during 19 days of fleet-focused advanced transportation education.

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Trillium is your RNG partner

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Is RNG a California-Only Fuel?

December 2, 2020With California’s renewable natural gas boom, how can fleets across the country share the cost- and emission-reduction benefits of RNG?

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Study Will Analyze Maintenance Data From NGV Truck Fleets

December 1, 2020A new study will analyze data from NGV & diesel over-the-road medium- & heavy-duty trucks to provide a clear understanding of NGV maintenance.

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California Renewable Natural Gas Vehicle Fuel Achieves First-Ever Carbon Negative Milestone

November 21, 2020New data reveals the average carbon intensity of all renewable compressed natural gas vehicle fuel in California's LCFS program was negative for the first time in program history.

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