Fuel / Technology: Renewable Natural Gas (RNG)

EDCO Adds 20 New Near-Zero Nat-Gas Vehicles to Collection Fleet

July 26, 2017EDCO, a waste collection and recycling company, has placed an order for 20 new near-zero natural gas-powered collection vehicles to serve its fleet.

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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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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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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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ACT Expo 2017 in Review

June 5, 2017Last month’s ACT Expo demonstrated the continued momentum taking place across the transportation industry to push forward low-carbon fuels, more efficient technologies and fleet sustainability.

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Kenworth T680, T880, T880S Available with ISL G Natural Gas Engine

June 5, 2017Kenworth’s T680 on-highway flagship and T880 and T880S vocational trucks are now available for order with the Cummins Westport ISL G Near Zero NOx emissions natural gas engine.

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L.A. Metro Selects Clean Energy’s Redeem Fuel for CNG Bus Fleet

May 26, 2017The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) has awarded Clean Energy an RNG contract to fuel its fleet of transit buses.

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The VW Settlement: Aligning Your Vehicle Deployment Goals with State Priorities

May 17, 2017Even with the legal processes surrounding the Volkswagen settlements wrapping up, state agencies and fleets alike are still left with many unanswered question.

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ACT Expo Notebook: Study Touts RNG, Workhorse Unveils Electric Pickup

May 9, 2017Recently completed annual event featured many product and company updates.

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Study: RNG in Transportation Boosts Jobs, Economy for California

May 2, 2017A study revealed that deploying trucks fueled by RNG could create up to 130,000 new jobs and add $14 billion to California’s economy.

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Near-Zero Emission Vehicles

April 5, 2017We are seeing trucks with incredibly clean engines roll off the assembly line and into fleet operations across the nation.

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ACT Expo Sets 2017 Program

March 7, 2017The stage is set for the 2017 Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo, the conference will feature the increasing array of commercially available and rapidly developing technologies for sustainable fleet operations.

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Renewable Natural Gas: A Solution for Climate Protection and Economic Development

February 15, 2017California Legislature works to reduce GHGs and, arguably, contain the most promising advances for RNG in the industry’s short history.

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Clean Trucks Program

January 5, 2017The Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach have come together once again to update their joint Clean Air Action Plan and Clean Trucks Program. 

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