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August 2, 2016 - Industry News

UPS Reaches Alternative Fuels Goal a Year Early

By the end of 2016, UPS will have invested more than $750 million in alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles and fueling stations globally since 2009, including propane autogas vehicles. (Photo courtesy of UPS)

UPS has achieved its goal of driving 1 billion miles with its alternative fuel and advanced technology fleet one year earlier than planned, the global delivery company announced.

Tags: UPS, Alternative Fuels, Fleet Sustainability, Delivery Fleets

August 1, 2016 - Industry News

Ohio County Opens CNG Station

Photo Courtesy of Montgomery County

Montgomery County (Ohio) opened a new compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station last week. It will be open to the public and will also be used to fuel some county vehicles.

Tags: Natural Gas Vehicles, CNG Fueling Stations, Montgomery County

July 25, 2016 - Press Release

Long Beach to Receive Its First CNG Station

TruStar Energy was awarded the contract to build and maintain the first CNG fueling station for Long Beach, Calif.

Tags: City of Long Beach, TruStar Energy, CNG Fueling Stations

July 22, 2016 - Industry News

Westport Names Gougarty CEO

Gougarty

Westport Fuel Systems has elevated Nancy Gougarty to chief executive from her role as president and chief operating officer, the vehicle modifier has announced.

Tags: C-Suite, Westport, Vehicle Modifiers

July 22, 2016 - Industry News

Quantum Fuel Systems Bought by Private Equity Firm

Compressed natural gas fuel systems maker Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies has been acquired by Douglas Acquisitions, a Northern California-based private equity firm.

Tags: Mergers & Acquisitions, CNG, Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies

July 14, 2016 - Industry News

Natural-Gas Truck Sales Recover From Slow Start in 2016

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Retail sales of Class 8 natural gas trucks in the U.S. and Canada improved in May, after getting off to a slow start earlier in the year.

Tags: Retail Sales, ACT Research, Natural Gas Vehicles, Alternative Fuels

July 14, 2016 - Press Release

SoCalGas Opens Heavy-Duty Ready CNG Station

The new CNG station extends the network of CNG stations across a key regional goods movement corridor and will provide owners and operators of natural gas-fueled trucks and other vehicles with a new, convenient place to fuel.

Tags: Heavy-Duty Trucks, SoCalGas, CNG Fueling Stations

July 13, 2016 - Industry News

Greenkraft Offers Allison Transmission for Alternative Fuel Trucks

Photo: Greenkraft

Alternative fuel truck and fuel system manufacturer Greenkraft is now offering fully automatic Allison Transmissions on its medium-duty trucks.

Tags: Alternative Fuels, Greenkraft, Allison Transmission, CNG, Propane Autogas, Transmissions

July 13, 2016 - Industry News

Utility Provider Awarded Green Fleet Leader Award

The Greer Commission of Public Works was awarded the 2015 Green Fleet Leader Award from the Palmetto State Clean Fuels Coalition.

Tags: Utility Fleet, Clean Fuels Coalition, Commission of Public Works

July 12, 2016 - Industry News

Okla. Reaches CNG Fueling Milestone

Photo courtesy of VNG.

Oklahoma has reached a milestone of having at least one compressed natural gas (CNG) station every 100 miles along its interstates in a private-public partnership that began in 2011, according to an announcement from NGVAmerica.

Tags: Natural Gas Vehicles, Oklahoma, CNG Fueling Stations, Elected Leaders

July 12, 2016 - Industry News

Love’s Adds CNG Pumps to Oklahoma Travel Stop

Photo via Love's Travel Stops

The Love’s Travel Stop in Guthrie, Okla., off Interstate 35, is now offering Fast-Fill compressed natural gas for heavy-duty trucks.

Tags: Love's Travel Stops, Trillium CNG, CNG Fueling Stations, CNG

July 11, 2016 - Industry News

Gain Clean Fuel to Open CNG Station in South Texas

Photo: C.A.T. International

Gain Clean Fuel has partnered with FastFlow CNG to build and manage a co-branded compressed natural gas fueling station in South Texas.

Tags: Green Fleets, Partnership, Alternative Fuels, CNG Fueling Stations

July 7, 2016 - Industry News

Natural Gas Stations to Cross 39K by 2026

According to the new report from Navigant Research, the total number of NG refueling stations globally is expected to reach almost 39,300 locations by 2026. (PHOTO: NADA)

A new report finds that natural gas offers additional benefits for medium- and heavy-duty vehicles, as well as fleets, with total stations expected to hit 39,300 by 2026.

Tags: Natural Gas Vehicles, CNG, LNG, CNG Fueling Stations

July 5, 2016 - Industry News

Alkane Truck Adds Gasoline Option

The Dominator (left) and Class 7 truck offerings from Alkane will now be able to be fueled with gasoline as an option. (PHOTO: ALKANE)

Alkane Truck Company will still pursue alternative fuels as its primary source of fuel, but has decided to add the gasoline option to both its line of Class 7 trucks as well as its off-road vehicle, the Dominator.

Tags: Gasoline, Class 7, Propane Autogas, CNG, Alkane Truck Company, The Dominator

June 30, 2016 - Press Release

Clean Energy Opens Public CNG Station in Houston

Photo courtesy of Clean Energy Fuels Corp.

Clean Energy Fuels Corp. opened a compressed natural gas (CNG) station in Houston.

Tags: Clean Energy Fuels, Houston, CNG Fueling Stations

June 28, 2016 - Press Release

U.S. Gain Opens CNG Station in Pa.

Photo courtesy of U.S. Gain.

U.S. Gain has opened a public-access CNG station in Greensburg, Pa.

Tags: Pennsylvania, Natural Gas Vehicles, CNG Fueling Stations

June 28, 2016 - Global News

Volvo Offering Bi-Fuel CNG V90 in Sweden

Volvo Car Sweden will launch a bi-fuel version of its V90 station wagon that will replace the Volvo V70.

Tags: Volvo, Bi-Fuel CNG, Sweden

June 24, 2016 - Product News

CNG Cylinder Maker Gains Canadian CRN Approval

Photo: CNGci

CNG Cylinders International has received Canadian CRN approval for its Type 3 CNG Cylinder technology in the provinces of British Columbia and Ontario.

Tags: Canada, Alternative Fuels, CNG, CNG Tanks

June 15, 2016 - Industry News

Agility Merges with Hexagon to Create Agility Fuel Solutions

Agility Fuel Systems and composite CNG cylinder maker Hexagon Composites have announced a merger of the two companies, creating a new entity, Agility Fuel Solutions.

Tags: Mergers & Acquisitions, Agility Fuel Systems, CNG

June 9, 2016 - Press Release

American Natural Gas Opens Public CNG Station in Ky.

Bestway Service Station in Georgetown, Ky. (PHOTO: ANG)

American Natural Gas (ANG), a distributor of alternative motor fuels, announced the opening of the first public compressed natural gas (CNG) station in Georgetown, Ky.

Tags: American Natural Gas, CNG Fueling Stations, CNG

June 8, 2016 - Industry News

Cenergy Proves Bi-Fuel Ford F-150 Viable

Photo courtesy of Cenergy.

The F-150 was tested pulling a car trailer with a car and performed flawlessly. Under load and running on the ANG system, the vehicle ran the natural gas down to 65 psi in the tank.

Tags: Ford F-150, CNG, ANG, Cenergy, Natural Gas Vehicles

June 6, 2016 - Industry News

McNeilus and Agility Fuel Systems Strike Alliance

Photo: McNeilus Truck & Manufacturing

McNeilus Truck & Manufacturing, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company, and Agility Fuel Systems have formed a strategic alliance to deliver a comprehensive natural gas solution for North American heavy-duty fleets.

Tags: Agility Fuel Systems, McNeilus Truck and Manufacturing, CNG, Strategic Alliance

June 2, 2016 - Product News

FM80 Fuel Regulation Module ANSI Certified

Photo courtesy of Parker Hannifin Corp.

The FM80 Fuel Regulation Module from the Parker Hannifin Corporation is now CSA certified to ANSI NGV 3.1-2014/CSA 12.3-2014 – Fuel system components for compressed natural gas (CNG) powered vehicles.

Tags: Medium-Duty Trucks, CSA, Heavy-Duty Trucks, Parker Hannifin

May 31, 2016 - Industry News

Conn. Utility Opens $1.8M CNG Fueling Station

Norwich (Conn.) Public Utilities has opened its second compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling facility that will be used for municipal fleet vehicles and businesses.

Tags: CNG Fueling Stations, CNG, Natural Gas Vehicles

May 26, 2016 - Industry News

Ohio to Provide $5M in Grants for Alt-Fuel Conversions

Photo courtesy of Clean Fuels Ohio

The Ohio State Legislature passed legislation that allocates $5 million in grants for compressed natural gas (CNG) and propane conversions in vehicles.

Tags: Propane Autogas, Ohio, City of Columbus, City of Dublin, CNG Conversions, State Grants

 

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