Topic: Total Cost of Ownership

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USDOT Seeks to Make Automated Vehicles More Accessible to People with Disabilities

April 23, 2020The U. S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) opened the first stage of its Inclusive Design Challenge on Tuesday, offering a national prize for designs that make automated vehicles more accessible to those with disabilities

via Transportation Today News

U.S. Logistics Company Chooses CNG Trucks to Cut Greenhouse Gases

April 22, 2020Odyssey Logistics & Technology Corporation has ordered two CNG tractors for its subsidiary, Linden Bulk Transportation LLC.

via NGV Journal

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Fleets: The Road to Electrification

April 22, 2020As EV improvements continue and electrification funding expands, fleet managers find themselves in a unique position to make fleet replacement decisions that will have immense economic, environmental, and societal consequences.

via Work Truck Online

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Clean Energy Launches Online Fuel Calculator

April 22, 2020Clean Energy Fuels Corp. has launched an online Cost Calculator that makes it quick and easy to estimate the cost of transitioning an individual vehicle or entire fleet from diesel fuel to natural gas, including the estimated carbon emissions reduction.

via NGT News

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The New Frontier for Medium-Duty EV Innovation

April 22, 2020While the popularity of OEM passenger electric vehicles  has skyrocketed in recent years, medium- and heavy-duty commercial EV deployments are limited to pilots and small demonstration fleets.

via TruckingInfo

Business merger creates plant to manufacture CNG buses in Mexico

April 22, 2020As a result of the merger between Mexican Golden Star 4000 and Chinese Zhong Tong Bus, a natural gas-powered bus assembly plant is under development.

via NGV Journal

Northern Spain: NGV municipal fleet refuels for free during Covid-19 crisis

April 21, 2020EMULSA’s  vehicles powered by natural gas are refueling for free at EDP’s eco station located in Roces, autonomous community of Asturias.

via NGV Journal

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VW Settlement, Market Momentum Boost California Clean Truck Projects

April 15, 2020The producer of ACT Expo talks tailwinds and headwinds facing alternative fuel vehicle programs in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.

via Freightwaves

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Alternative Fuel Tax Credit Retroactively Extended for Propane Autogas Vehicles

April 13, 2020The Propane Education & Research Council is encouraging propane autogas fleet operators to take advantage of the Alternative Fuel Tax Credit, which was recently passed by the U.S. Congress.

via Green Fleet Magazine