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Roush Propane-Powered F-150 Receives CARB Approval

With the CARB-approval in hand, Roush is now allowed to sell the propane F-150 trucks built by Roush in all 50-states.

Chesterfield County Fleet Management Reduces Fuel Markups

CHESTERFIELD, VA – During a recent presentation to the school board, fleet management representatives noted that fuel markups have been reduced and labor charges increased to accurately reflect Chesterfield County Public Schools' projected expenses in both areas.

Myrtle Beach Purchases 22 New 'Greener' Vehicles

MYRTLE BEACH, SC – City officials recently purchased 22 new vehicles, half of which replace larger, 8-cylinder Crown Victorias, according to thesunnews.com.

ROUSH Propane-Powered F-150

ROUSH Propane-Powered F-150 Receives CARB Approval

LIVONIA, MI - The California Air Resources Board (CARB) has granted approval to the ROUSH propane-powered F-150 pickup which means that it meets the strict emission standards of the state.

New Kenworth Brochure Features Medium-Duty Hybrids

KIRKLAND, WA - Kenworth has produced a new brochure on its T270 Class 6 and T370 Class 7 diesel-electric hybrid trucks and tractors.

Texas Distribution Deal for CNG-Retrofitted Ford Focus Announced

AUSTIN, TX --- CleanFuel Conversions and Altech-Eco announced a distribution agreement to bring EPA-certified, bi-fuel -- gasoline and CNG -- retrofitted Ford Focus cars to Texas.

Fisker Recruits Elder Automotive Group to Sell Karma Luxury Plug-in Hybrid

TROY, MI --- The Elder Automotive Group said its Tampa, FL, location has been selected by Fisker Automotive as one of the first U.S. retailers to market and service the automaker's luxury plug-in electric hybrid vehicle, the Fisker Karma.

Federal Government Fast-Tracks Plans to Buy 17,600 Fuel-Efficient Vehicles

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- The federal government is accelerating its timetable for purchasing about 17,600 fuel-efficient vehicles in hopes of assisting the domestic automakers, the White House announced April 9.

Mitsubishi Green Lights i MiEV Electric Car for Global Markets

NEW YORK --- Mitsubishi Motors announced plans to develop the pure-electric, four-passenger Mitsubishi i MiEV for global markets.

AT&T Bumps UPS to Become Largest U.S. Fleet

TORRANCE, CA – With 86,099 total vehicles in its U.S. fleet, AT&T has surpassed UPS as the largest fleet in the country, based on data collected from Automotive Fleet's Top 300 Fleets listing.

Smith Electric Vehicles U.S. Corp. Partners with Clean Fuels Ohio Program

COLUMBUS, OHIO – Clean Fuels Ohio launched its Ohio Electric Drive Initiative designed to bring more than $10 million in federal funds to Ohio through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

Ford Engineers to Spotlight Green Technology at SAE World Congress

DEARBORN, MI --- Ford Motor Co. said it will highlight its EcoBoost engine technology and the company's aggressive electrification plan during the 2009 Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) World Congress on April 20-23.

Aventine Renewable Energy Holdings Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

PEKIN, IL --- Aventine Renewable Energy Holdings Inc., a producer of ethanol and related by-products, announced that the company and its subsidiaries have filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

California Firm Fined $14,240 for Fleet Emission Violations

SACRAMENTO, CA --- The California Air Resources Board recently fined a Central Valley environmental services company $14,250 for diesel smoke emissions violations.

Restoration Institute, Savannah River National Lab Partner to Develop Biofuel

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC --- South Carolina's leading bioenergy researchers have teamed to study how the state's agricultural resources can help reduce the state's and nation's dependence on fossil fuels.

Rutherford Police to Add Hybrid SUV to Fleet

RUTHERFORD, NJ – The Rutherford Police Department will be one of the first police departments in South Bergen to add a hybrid to its fleet of vehicles, reported The Leader.

Nebraska Public Power District Adds New Hybrid Truck to Fleet

COLUMBUS, NE – The Nebraska Public Power District has acquired a hybrid diesel-electric bucket truck as one of its service vehicles for use in the field.

City of Alamogordo Tests Electric Work Truck

ALAMOGORDO, NM – The city is test driving an electric-powered work truck on loan from Miles Electric Vehicles, according to the Alamogordo Daily News.

Cedar Rapids Tightens Up Vehicle & Equipment Replacement Policy

CEDAR RAPIDS, IA – City staff vehicle requests will no longer be a factor in adding new vehicles to fleet, according to The Gazette.

GSA to Use Stimulus Monies to Buy $300M Worth of 'Green' Vehicles

WASHINGTON – The U.S. General Services Administration announced plans to buy and deliver $300 million worth of energy-efficient and alternative-fuel vehicles using funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

Gwinnett County Leads Multi-Governmental Effort to Buy Fuel in Bulk

ATLANTA – Gwinnett County is leading a coalition of 14 metro Atlanta governments to jointly buy motor vehicle fuel in bulk, according to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

California Receives EPA Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions

SAN FRANCISCO – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded $1.73 million to the California Air Resources Board to support clean diesel projects and loan programs.

Mitsubishi Fuso Focuses on Green Vehicle Accomplishments

LOGAN TOWNSHIP, NJ – In keeping with its dedication to reducing its environmental footprint, Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, Inc. in Logan Township, N.J., has focused on environmental improvements to its truck designs and operations.

Atlas Unveils New Diesel-Electric Hybrid Moving Truck

EVANSVILLE, IN – Atlas Van Lines unveiled its first diesel-electric hybrid moving truck April 8 during a ceremony at Atlas Terminal Company on the Atlas World Group corporate campus.

Honda FCX Clarity Named 2009 World Green Car

TORRANCE, CA – The Honda FCX Clarity was named the 2009 World Green Car at a press conference hosted by the New York International Auto Show and Mobil 1 at the Jacob Javits Center in New York.

 

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