Fuel / Technology: Renewable Propane Autogas

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2021 Sustainable Fleets Report: Even More Insight on Clean Tech

January 19, 2021In 2021 the State of Sustainable Fleets report will build on the data gathered from fleets in 2020 and their clean technology efforts.

The State of Sustainable Fleets

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Propane Autogas: The Year Behind and the Year Ahead

January 11, 2021While 2020 brought unimagined challenges, the resiliency of the fuel industry shone through, including for propane autogas.

Propane Education & Research Council (PERC)

Alliance AutoGas, NET Trans Receive Sustainable Transporation Award

December 18, 2020Alliance AutoGas and Northeast Tennessee Rural Public Transportation have recently the 2020 Tennessee Sustainable Transportation Award for their joint efforts in improving the air quality in Eastern Tennessee.

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Inside Kansas City Public Schools’ Propane Bus Fleet

November 24, 2020In a progressive, tech-focused city, Kansas City Public Schools (KCPS) recognized an opportunity to reduce emissions and noise by replacing aging diesel school buses with propane autogas school buses.

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Florida’s Road Ranger Fleet Refuels With One-Millionth Gallon of Autogas

November 16, 2020Since 1961, Roy Jorgensen Associates (Jorgensen) has provided maintenance consultant services, facility maintenance operations and roadway maintenance services throughout the U.S.

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Making the VW Diesel Mitigation Fund Live Up to Its Promise

November 4, 2020Nearly $3 billion is available in VW grants to replace old diesel vehicles based on NOx reduction, but emissions models are inaccurate.

Clean Fuels Ohio

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WPGA Announces Featured Speakers for Nation’s First Renewable Propane Conference

October 16, 2020Join WPGA at the Path to Renewable Propane virtual conference, which will address the next evolution of industry to deliver on decarbonization targets in the transportation and building sectors.

Western Propane Gas Association

Freight companies exhibit near-zero NGVs in Port of Long Beach parade

October 6, 2020Southern California trucking companies have proudly showcased their near-zero-emission (NZE) natural gas vehicles in a clean truck parade to commemorate the opening of the new Port of Long Beach bridge.

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U-Haul Purchases First Million Gallons of Renewable Propane

October 6, 2020U-Haul has unveiled its latest green initiative with the purchase of its first million gallons of renewable propane, which is available to customers at U-Haul autogas facilities across Southern California.

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The propane-powered alternative

October 6, 2020There are now tens of thousands of propane autogas-powered commercial vehicles on the roads in North America, completing tasks such as delivering baked goods or bottled water, dropping off packages, and transporting students to school.

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WPGA Hosts Nation’s First Renewable Propane Conference

October 1, 2020On November 4th, WPGA will virtually host the Path to Renewable Propane conference, the first event of its kind in the U.S. uniquely focused on propane derived from sustainable sources.

Western Propane Gas Association

VW Settlement: Potential Funding Landscape for Propane Autogas Looks Promising

September 24, 2020Within the school bus sector, propane autogas leads in vehicle deployments under the Environmental Mitigation Trust. Over $18 million awarded has gone toward the deployment of more than 500 propane autogas school buses.

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ACT 101: Overview of U.S. Environmental Policy

September 22, 2020Environmental policy in the U.S. has responded to the topic of climate change and the business environment for transportation.

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA)

PERC releases online resource highlighting maintenance advantages of propane autogas

September 21, 2020To highlight the ease of propane autogas vehicle maintenance, the Propane Education & Research Council released an online resource for fleet owners interested in lowering their maintenance costs and downtime.

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Propane Autogas School Bus Success Translates to Commercial Fleets

September 15, 2020School bus fleets are successfully transitioning to propane autogas, which shows this energy source can also be used in commercial fleets.

Propane Education & Research Council (PERC)

Washington County Schools Adds Propane Buses to Fleet

September 3, 2020Washington County Schools (WCS) has celebrated the addition of five new propane-powered school buses to its fleet through a ribbon-cutting and “big check” presentation event.

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