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State of the Alternative-Fuel Industry

State of the Alternative-Fuel Industry

With advancements coming in leaps and bounds across all advanced and alternative fuels used as fuel for transportation, a snapshot is needed of the main types. Learn about how these fuels started, where they are at today, and forecasts and predictions for the future.


The Useful Life of a CNG Cylinder

Because compressed natural gas (CNG) cylinders are pressurized, special precautions must be made...

With a lifecycle of approximately 15 to 20 years, there are a number of important factors to consider when determining if a compressed natural gas (CNG) cylinder has ended its useful life.


C26 X-Fill Series CNG Compressors

The C26 X-Fill has been engineered to achieve large capacity performance in an attractive and quiet package to suit densely populated areas where low noise and visual appeal is of importance, according to the company.


Become Green-Minded

One of the 20 all-electric delivery trucks Frito-Lay introduced onto routes in 2013.

“Going green” is not always about buying the latest and greatest alt-fuel vehicles. Companies must also look at how fuel efficiency, TCO and infrastructure costs affect their choices.


5 Factors to Consider When Converting to an NGV Fleet

CenterPoint Energy began its natural gas initiative in 2011 and expects to have 85 natural gas...

With its lower cost, ability to reduce smog-producing pollutants, and its status as an abundant domestic fuel source, more fleets are looking at switching over to natural gas. There are five factors to consider before making the leap to the domestically produced alt fuel.


UPS Has an Alt-Fuel Ambition

A delivery truck driver of one of UPS’ 96,176 vehicles worldwide — including delivery trucks,...

UPS sets a new goal of driving 1 billion miles in alt-fuel vehicles by 2017, benefiting the environmental, social, and economical aspects of sustainability.