Topic: Research

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White Paper Highlights the Benefits, Opportunities and Challenges of Renewable Diesel

September 13, 2017Specific recommendations about how California can maximize the societal benefits offered by this "drop-in" replacement for petroleum diesel. 

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA)

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Renewable Propane as a Sustainable Fuel Solution in California

August 22, 2017Renewable propane can be a key to help California develop a sustainable economy, where we recover clean energy by reusing materials regarded as waste.

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA)

Truck Fuel Calculator Covers Alt-Fuel Cost Comparisons for Fleets

August 16, 2017ACT Research’s Truck Fuel Calculator now covers operating cost comparisons between diesel, natural gas, hydrogen fuel cell and electric.

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IEA Study: Improved Efficiency ‘Critical’ for Road-Freight Transport

July 3, 2017The IEA’s latest report states that improving road-freight transport efficiency is critical to reducing growth in oil demand and carbon emission.

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Study Defends Green Credentials of EVs, PHEVs

June 28, 2017University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute indicates EVs are much cleaner than conventionally powered vehicles.

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Ford to Research Smart Mobility From London Office

June 15, 2017Ford U.K. is to open a dedicated Ford Smart Mobility Innovation Office in London to accelerate its R&D capability in Europe.

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City of Los Angeles Completes Successful Zero-Emission Refuse Truck Demonstration

June 8, 2017BYD announced the completion of a successful battery-electric refuse truck demonstration project with LA Sanitation (LASAN) and Wayne Engineering.

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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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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.

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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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Opportunities, Barriers for Truck Platooning

May 5, 2017Platooning technology could offer a major step forward in cutting truck emissions as well as bring significant improvements to highway safety.

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Electric Bus Manufacturer Begins Autonomous Program in U.S.

May 4, 2017Proterra has announced the company is initiating an autonomous bus program with the University of Nevada, Reno, and its Living Lab Coalition partners.

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Florida Propane School Bus Case Study Shared at ACT Expo

May 4, 2017Attendees at the Advanced Clean Transportation Expo heard a case study on propane school bus adoption by Pasco County Schools north of Tampa Bay, FL.

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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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