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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.

via NGT News

North Kansas City Schools Wins Award for CNG School Buses

May 24, 2017One of the nation’s largest conversions of school buses to CNG resulted in a Transportation & Mobility Award for North Kansas City School District.

via School Transportation News

Companies Team Up to Develop Hybrid Powertrain for Heavy Trucks

May 23, 2017Visedo and Sisu Auto have joined together to develop a hybrid electric parallel power system for the heavy truck market.

via NGT News

Senate Bill to Spur R&D for Fuel-Efficient Vehicles

May 23, 2017Further incentives to develop clean vehicle technology could soon be on the horizon.

via School Transportation News

General Motors’ Fuel Cell Chief Sees Hydrogen’s Future on Land, Sea and in the Air

May 22, 2017A discussion with Charles Freese, GM’s global head of fuel cell development.

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Ryder Begins Offering Renewable Diesel Fuel at California Location

May 22, 2017Ryder System Inc has begun to offer renewable diesel (RD) fuel, at its San Francisco CA fueling facility.

via Refrigerated Transporter

Propane School Buses Surpass 12,500 Units Nationwide

May 22, 2017PERC unveiled a new online interactive map that displays the number of active school buses in each state that are powered by propane autogas fuel.

via School Transportation News

U.S. Senators Reintroduce Vehicle Innovation Act

May 19, 2017U.S. Senators have reintroduced the Vehicle Innovation Act, a bill to encourage investments in R&D of clean vehicle and advanced safety technologies.

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Study: Lab Tests Underestimate Nitrogen Oxide Levels

May 19, 2017New international research finds laboratory tests of nitrogen-oxide emissions from diesel vehicles underestimate real-world emissions as much as 50%.

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GM Says Its Future Mobility Pieces Installed

May 19, 2017Future mobility at GM include Cruise Automation, connectivity, new ventures in shared transportation and autonomous Chevy Bolts under testing.

via WardsAuto

Daimler Opens $19 Million Oregon Test Facility

May 19, 2017High Desert Proving Grounds designed to speed development of new products.

via American Trucker

Ballard to Provide Fuel Cell Engine for Class 8 Kenworth Hybrid Truck

May 17, 2017Ballard Power Systems’ FCveloCity-HD 85 kW fuel cell engine will power a hybrid Class 8 drayage truck built by Kenworth Truck Co.

via NGT News

US Hybrid Wins Caltrans Order for Fuel Cell Street Sweepers

May 17, 2017US Hybrid Corp. has received an order from Global Environmental Product to produce hydrogen fuel cell-powered street sweepers for Caltrans.

via NGT News

Two Sacramento School Districts Receive Funding to Build 13 Zero-Emission School Buses

May 15, 2017The new all-electric buses will be powered by Motiv’s all-electric powertrains.

via Vehicle Service Pros

Ford F-450/F-550 Gains New LPG Tank

May 14, 2017The tank has a net (usable) capacity of 35 gallons (approx. 132 l).

via Gazeo.com

California Energy Commission Grant to Advance Electric Bus Fleet Systems

May 12, 2017The CEC awarded $2 million to Prospect Silicon Valley to research, develop and demonstrate an energy management system for electric bus fleets.

via NGT News