Topic: Fleet Maintenance

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Natural Gas Trucks: 5 Key Things Fleet Operators Should Know

Join us on Wednesday, April 4 at 10 a.m. PT/1 p.m. ET for this complimentary webinar to gain an introduction to the economic and environmental benefits of natural gas trucks.

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Trucks Can Reach More Than 10 MPG in Real World Applications

March 13, 2018The seven trucks in Run On Less demonstrated that there are a variety of ways to achieve double digit fuel economy numbers.

North American Council for Freight Efficiency (NACFE)

DOE Doles out Millions for Natural Gas Engine Research

March 7, 2018The U.S. DOE has announced $4 million to support three new cost-shared research projects focused on medium- and heavy-duty, on-road natural gas engines.

via NGT News

Donaldson LPG filtration system offers fleets higher autogas quality

March 5, 2018Alliance AutoGas has teamed with Donaldson Co. to release a new line of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) filters that remove particulate matter and residual oils or “heavy ends” from propane systems.

via Fleet Owner

Three Charts That Illustrate the Impact of EVs on Battery Supply, the Electric Grid and Oil Demand

December 14, 2017A new report from Wood Mackenzie details the rise of electric cars around the world and how electrification will bring a unique set of pressures for battery suppliers, utilities and oil companies.

via Greentech Media

NGVAmerica Releases CNG Fuel System Inspection Guidance

December 12, 2017NGVAmerica released its recommended Compressed Natural Gas Fuel System Inspection Guidance document after two years of discussion and review.

via Transport Topics Online

Mechanic’s Tesla Semi video goes viral

December 7, 2017While electric trucks and vans are generating a lot of headlines lately, they’re still a long, long way from running internal combustion engines out of the market.

via Hard Working Trucks

L.A., Long Beach ports adopt plan to slash air pollution and go zero-emissions

November 2, 2017The nation’s largest port complex approved a plan to slash air pollution by phasing-out of diesel trucks in favor of natural gas and, ultimately, zero-emissions trucks and cargo-handling equipment.

via LA Times

Stakeholder Coalition Aims to Slash U.S. Transportation Energy Use In Half

October 28, 2017The Alliance to Save Energy has chartered a national commission of business, government and society leaders to develop a pathway to reduce energy use in the U.S. transportation sector.

via NGT News

Chanje Teams with Ryder, eMotorWerks on Electric Truck Distribution

October 26, 2017Acquiring diesel trucks is fairly straightforward, including figuring the cost of operation. But electric trucks? That’s a new ballgame.

via Trucks.com

BYD’s Truck Chief Confident About Future of Battery-Electric Trucks

October 26, 2017The question of truck fleets converting to electric vehicles is a matter of “when, but not if.”

via Trucks.com

NACFE Run on less fuel efficiency truck

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Credible Information Key In Selecting The Right Fuel Saving Options

October 24, 2017In the information age we live in, lack of credible information should not be a barrier to improving fuel efficiency regardless of the power source keeping the wheels turning.

North American Council for Freight Efficiency (NACFE)

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Preparing Your Shop for Alternative Fuel Vehicles

This webinar provides information about the necessary fueling and maintenance facility modifications for alternative fuel vehicles.

CNG-Powered 2018 Ford F-150 Coming

June 30, 2017Landi Renzo USA has developed a CNG prep package for the Ford F-150.

via Gazeo.com