Topic: Fleet Maintenance

Image of fueling with propane autogas

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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)

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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 Cities Coalitions promote EVs

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New York State Clean Cities Coalitions Host Electrifying Medium- & Heavy-Duty Trucks in New York Event

December 16, 2020The Clean Cities Coalitions work to promote the advancement of alternative fuels and the electrification of fleets across New York.

Empire Clean Cities

NGV image in maintenance department

Image: Volvo Trucks

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.

Clean Fuels Ohio

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.

via NGT News

Propane autogas powered truck

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Top Five Reasons Propane is Proven for Clean Transportation

November 17, 2020Propane offers fleets reduced operating costs and lower emissions, along with reliability, performance and innovation.

Propane Education & Research Council (PERC)

Freight electrification promoted with Lion Electric Freight Truck

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How to Shift Freight Electrification into High Gear

November 12, 2020Actionable solutions to freight electrification are outlined in a new Electrification Coalition report that identifies the steps to take.

Electrification Coalition

Emmissions reduction targets illustrated

Choosing the Right Road to Lower Emissions Today

October 28, 2020Analyses of public-funded Fleet Transition Programs show that RCNG/RLNG vehicles are key to meeting strict emissions reduction targets.

Natural Gas Vehicles for America (NGVAmerica)

Stena gives Volvo bus batteries a second life

October 6, 2020A new agreement between Volvo Buses and Stena Recycling subsidiary Batteryloop will give second lives to used EV batteries.

via Charged EVs

CALACT Enables Easy Purchase of Phoenix Motorcars’ ZEUS Vehicles

October 2, 2020Phoenix Motorcars’ ZEUS Zero Emission Shuttles was selected as an eligible vehicle by the Morongo Basin Transit Authority and California Association for Coordinated Transportation purchasing cooperative.

via Metro Magazine

The Roadmap to True Zero: Targeting not only CO2 but aviation’s total environmental impact

September 28, 2020Through the COVID crisis, it has been extremely heartening to see the aviation and aerospace sectors continue to focus on and, in some cases, redouble their commitment to decarbonisation, writes Nikhil Sachdeva of global strategy consulting firm Roland Berger.

via Green Air

School Buses Fueled with Propane Autogas

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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)

Heavy-Duty EVs from Daimler

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Early Adopters of Heavy-Duty EVs

September 9, 2020As more fleets look to medium- and heavy-duty EVs, they can benefit from the lessons learned by early adopters of EV deployments.

Fleet Owner

Trucking image of electric truck

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Trucking: Clean Fuels, Heavy Loads and Prospects for Cleaner Fuels in Freight Fleets

September 4, 2020Will trucking fleets still move forward in these uncertain times with plans for clean-fuel rollouts? We strongly suspect the answer is yes.

Metropolitan Energy Center

Lion Electric Gets 50-Truck Order From CN Rail

August 31, 2020The Lion Electric Co. has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with CN Rail to acquire 50 zero-emission battery-electric drayage tractors. CN says it will place the trucks into last-mile urban service in the Canadian cities of Montreal, Toronto, and Vancouver.

via TruckingInfo

Zero-Emission Truck Images

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Regional Haul, Zero-Emission Heavy-Duty Tractors: Follow up Q&A from an ACT News Webinar

August 26, 2020Read a Q&A follow up to the August 6 ACT News webinar with NACFE, NREL and Ballard - Keeping it Real: Regional Haul, Zero-Emission, Heavy-Duty Tractors.

North American Council for Freight Efficiency (NACFE)