Natural Gas – Conversions, Vehicles and Technology

Fresh & Easy Leases Natural Gas Trucks From Ryder

August 07, 2011

MIAMI -- Ryder System Inc. said it has finalized an agreement to lease 25 compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicles to Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market, a leading grocery retailer. 

The CNG vehicles are the first of their kind in the Fresh & Easy fleet and have been made available through Ryder's agreement with the San Bernardino Associated Governments (SANBAG) in Southern California. The $38.7 million Ryder/SANBAG project is part of a public/private partnership among the U.S. Department of Energy, the California Energy Commission, the Southern California Association of Governments Clean Cities Coalition and Ryder System Inc.

The project includes 202 heavy-duty natural gas vehicles, upgrades to three maintenance facilities for the proper servicing of natural gas vehicles, and the construction of two fueling stations.

 

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