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March 22, 2016 - Industry News

Senator Urges EPA to Include CNG Vehicles in VW Deal

Photo courtesy of VW.

U.S. Senator James Inhofe (R-Okla.) wants the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to consider natural gas vehicles in addition to electric vehicles while negotiating a solution to Volkswagen's emissions scandal.

Tags: Volkswagen, Clean Energy Fuels, U.S. Senate, VW Diesel Scandal, EPA

March 21, 2016 - Industry News

EPA Certifies Landi Renzo's CNG F-650/F-750, Stripped Chassis

Photo of 2016 F-650 courtesy of Ford.

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has certified Landi Renzo to produce a dedicated compressed natural gas (CNG) version of Ford's 2016 model year F-650 and F-750, as well as Ford's F-53 and F-59 stripped chassis models.

Tags: EPA Certification, Landi Renzo, Stripped Chassis

March 18, 2016 - Industry News

TruStar to Build UPS CNG Fueling Stations

Photo courtesy of TruStar Energy

UPS has awarded a contract to TruStar Energy to build and maintain 12 new compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling stations for the delivery company, TruStar has announced.

Tags: Kenworth, UPS, TruStar Energy, CNG Fueling Stations

March 17, 2016 - Industry News

AmpCNG Acquires Full Control of 17 Fueling Stations

Photo: ampCNG

Compressed natural gas infrastructure provider ampCNG has announced that it now completely owns all of the 17 public access CNG fueling stations that were part of a joint venture between it and Trillium CNG.

Tags: Trillium CNG, CNG Fueling Stations, CNG

March 15, 2016 - Industry News

UPS to Invest $100M in CNG Trucks and Infrastructure

The UPS Rolling Laboratory appproach allows the company to determine which alternative fuel technolgies best fit a given operating environment. Source: UPS

UPS plans to invest $100 million in its alternative fuel and advanced technology fleet, adding 12 new compressed natural gas fueling stations and 380 CNG trucks.

Tags: UPS, Alternative Fuels, CNG Fueling Stations, CNG

March 14, 2016 - Industry News

USPS Contract Carrier Adds Natural Gas Powered Trucks

Photo: Matheson Postal Services

Matheson Postal Services, a contract carrier for the United States Postal Service, is adding 37 new compressed natural gas and liquefied natural gas tractors to its fleet as part of a company-wide program to expand clean energy use.

Tags: Green Fleets, USPS, Natural Gas Vehicles, CNG, LNG

March 4, 2016 - Industry News

8 Cities Launch Alt-Fuel Municipal Fleet Initiative

The City of Orlando already has compressed natural gas (CNG) refuse trucks in its fleet. Photo courtesy of City of Orlando

Eight cities have banded together to launch the Energy Secure Cities Coalition (ESCC), a group dedicated to transitioning their municipal fleets from petroleum-fueled vehicles to vehicles powered by alternative fuels.

Tags: Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles, City of Atlanta, City of Sacramento, City of San Diego, City of Orlando, CNG, Battery-Electric Vehicles, Indianapolis

March 3, 2016 - Industry News

Adsorbant CNG Tank Revealed by ANGP, UTRC

Adsorbed Natural Gas Products, Inc. (ANGP) and United Technologies Research Center (UTRC), have unveiled a full-scale mockup of the world’s first conformable natural gas tank for ANG vehicles.

Tags: Ford F-150, Natural Gas Vehicles, Alternative Fuels

March 1, 2016 - Industry News

Ford Updates 2017 Van Lineup

Photo of 2016 Transit courtesy of Ford.

Ford has updated its 2017 model-year van lineup to include ergonomic updates for the Transit, new technology for the Transit Connect, and a new engine offering for the E-Series stripped chassis and cutaway.

Tags: Ford, Ford Transit, Full-Size Vans, Ford E-Series, 2017-MY, Ford Transit Connect

March 1, 2016 - Product News

Agility Offers Back-of-Cab CNG System

Photo courtesy of Agility Fuel Systems.

For 2016, Agility Fuel Systems has launched its 160 diesel gallon equivalents Behind-the-Cab compressed natural gas fuel system designed for improved aerodynamics and reduced weight

Tags: Agility Fuel Systems, CNG, Alternative Fuels, Class 8

March 1, 2016 - Industry News

Natural Gas Use, Vehicle Sales Decline

Photo of Matthew Godlewski of NGVAmerica by Mike Antich.

Natural Gas vehicle production and sales declined in 2015 compared to 2014. This was primarily due to the reduced cost of petroleum, according to Matthew Godlewski, president of NGVAmerica.

Tags: NGVAmerica, Natural Gas Vehicles, Work Truck Show, Green Truck Summit

February 29, 2016 - Product News

Momentum Fuel Technologies Reveals Back-of-Cab CNG System

Momentum Fuel Technologies has revealed a 150 diesel gallon equivalent (DGE) back-of-cab system to its line of compressed natural gas (CNG) fuel system solutions for Class 6 to Class 8 trucks.

Tags: Class 6, Class 8, CNG, Rush Enterprises

February 26, 2016 - Global News

Volkswagen to Produce CNG Caddy Compact Van

Photo courtesy of Volkswagen.

Volkswagen will show its new Caddy TGI BluMotion compact van powered by compressed natural gas (CNG) at the 2016 Geneva International Motor Show, and begin selling it in Europe later this year, the company has announced.

Tags: Volkswagen, CNG, Compact Vans

February 25, 2016 - Industry News

Tri-Fuel System Installed on Ford Truck

Photo courtesy of Niyato

Niyato Industries Inc. has developed a tri-fuel system that can support the use of gasoline, compressed natural gas, or propane and installed it on a Ford F-350 4x4 pickup.

Tags: Propane Autogas, Ford, Natural Gas Vehicles, CNG

February 24, 2016 - Industry News

Fla. City to Build CNG Fueling Facility

Photo via Flickr/Scott Lowe

The City of Panama City, Fla., has awarded a contract to Zeit Energy to build a $2.19 million compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station for fleet vehicles that will also be publicly accessible.

Tags: Diesel Prices, CNG Fueling Stations, CNG, Return On Investment

February 17, 2016 - Industry News

Wyo. County to Build CNG Station

Photo via Flickr/Scott Lowe

Laramie County, Wyo., has approved a contract for the construction of a $520,000 compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station for its fleet.

Tags: CNG Fueling Stations, County Fleets

February 17, 2016 - Press Release

Natural Gas Vehicle Institute Offers CNG Fuel Station Course

The Natural Gas Vehicle Institute (NGVi) has started offering an online course for companies considering designing and building natural gas fueling stations, and for those involved with permitting CNG station, according to the company.

Tags: NGVi, CNG Fueling Stations, Online Training

February 12, 2016 - Industry News

IHS To Acquire Oil Price Information Service

Business analytics and insight company IHS has signed an agreement to acquire Oil Price Information Service, a pricing reporting agency that serves the oil, natural gas and biofuels industries.

Tags: Petroleum, Oil Analysis, Mergers & Acquisitions, IHS Automotive, Alternative Fuels

February 10, 2016 - Industry News

Clean Energy Fuels Doubles Renewable Natural Gas Sales

Photo: Clean Energy Fuels

Sales of Clean Energy Fuel’s Redeem renewable natural gas more than doubled to 50 million gasoline gallon equivalents in 2015.

Tags: Renewable Fuel, Biomethane, Clean Energy Fuels

February 8, 2016 - Press Release

TruStar Energy Built 41 CNG Stations Last Year

TruStar Energy completed 41 compressed natural gas (CNG) stations for public and private use in 2015, almost doubling the number of CNG stations it built in 2014, and reaching 120 completed stations during a period of unusually low oil prices, according to the company.

Tags: Alternative Fuels, TruStar Energy, CNG Fueling Stations

February 4, 2016 - Industry News

Adsorbed Natural Gas Developing Low-Pressure ANG Fuel Tank

United Technologies Research Center (UTRC) has granted a licensing agreement allowing Adsorbed Natural Gas Products, Inc. (ANGP) to develop a commercially viable adsorbent-based low pressure natural gas (ANG) storage tank for motor vehicles.

Tags: Natural Gas Vehicles, United Technologies Corp., ANG

February 3, 2016 - Press Release

Gulf Oil Chairman Joins VNG Board of Advisors

Petrowski

VNG.co, a retail compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling service provider, announced that Joseph Petrowski has joined the company's board of advisors.

Tags: Natural Gas Vehicles, CNG Fueling Stations, VNG.CO

February 2, 2016 - Industry News

Love’s Travel Stops Acquires CNG Provider Trillium

The acqurisition will add 37 public-access CNG locations to Love's network. Image: Love's

Love’s Travel Stops has agreed to purchase compressed natural gas provider Trillium CNG in a deal that will add 37 public-access CNG locations to the truck stop company’s network.

Tags: Mergers & Acquisitions, Trillium CNG, Love's Travel Stops, Truckstops, Compressed Natural Gas, CNG Fueling Stations

January 28, 2016 - Press Release

VNG Touts New Stations, Regulatory Gains

Photo courtesy of VNG.

VNG.co LLC recognized its 2015 achievements that included opening natural gas fueling stations in three new markets, more than 99% uptime, and regulatory gains that support natural gas vehicles.

Tags: Natural Gas Vehicles, VNG, CNG Fueling Stations

January 26, 2016 - Industry News

Researchers to Develop Low-NOx NG Engines for California

UK-based Ricardo Inc. says it will partner with the Gas Technology Institute to design the engines to emit fewer NOx emissions while powering medium-duty commercial vehicles.

Tags: California, NOx, diesel engine exhaust

 

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