PEORIA, IL – Peoria Disposal Co. has plans to acquire a fleet of 12 compressed natural gas trucks and open a CNG fueling station at the company’s headquarters, the Peoria Journal Star reported. The refuse company is teaming with California-based Clean Energy Fuels on the project.

Peoria Disposal executives told the newspaper that the dozen new CNG trucks are expected to go into service late next month. 

The planned CNG fueling station will be available to other fleets in the region.