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Natural Gas Is Still the King of Alternative Fuels
Why Some Fleets Still Like Natural Gas
Study: Cutting Methane Crucial to Future of Natural Gas Vehicles
Produce Company Experiments With Alt-Fuel Options

Produce Company Experiments With Alt-Fuel Options

Testa Produce wanted environmentally friendly solutions for its fleet. See how its implementation of electric motors, biodiesel, and compressed natural gas (CNG) options fared.

January 26, 2017

What You Should Know About Today's CNG Fuel Systems

What You Should Know About Today's CNG Fuel Systems

Natural-gas-powered truck sales have leveled off since the drop in diesel prices, but fleets already using the fuel continue to buy them, especially CNG. What are some of the basics involved in the latest CNG tanks and fuel systems?

April 22, 2016

Tank Choice Affects Alt-Fuel Efficiency

Tank Choice Affects Alt-Fuel Efficiency

While today’s lower cost of traditional fuels may have shrunk the market for alt-fuel vehicles, they can still make economic sense for light-duty fleets. One of the often-overlooked aspects to choosing the most efficient alt-fuel system is the choice of fuel tank.

April 20, 2016

The Role of NGVs in Climate Strategy

The Role of NGVs in Climate Strategy

Producing fewer harmful emissions, natural gas vehicles (NGVs) are set to play a role with electric and fuel-cell vehicles to meet ambitious climate change goals.

February 25, 2016

CNG Fuel System Inspections: Technician Training is Key
Dispelling CNG Safety Myths

Dispelling CNG Safety Myths

There are many misconceptions about how safe compressed natural gas (CNG) is as a vehicle fuel. CNG has a number of properties that make it inherently safer than gasoline, diesel, and other alternative fuels.

September 4, 2015

The Economics of Natural Gas Vehicles

The Economics of Natural Gas Vehicles

When considering an alternative-fuel vehicle option, such as natural gas, there may be some additional up-front costs; however, overall lifecycle costs are proving the decision to be a sound option.

August 11, 2015

Remarketing ‘Green’ Vehicles

Remarketing ‘Green’ Vehicles

While some types of “green” vehicles have been around for a while, newer technologies on vehicles make resale value difficult to estimate.

April 30, 2015

Test Drive: CNG F-650 Dump Truck
Navigating A Natural Gas Shop Conversion

Navigating A Natural Gas Shop Conversion

If you’re planning to add natural gas trucks to your fleet, you will likely have to make some modifications to your shop. That exercise could go smoothly or not, depending on how much homework you do in advance.

January 26, 2015

Fueling Your Natural Gas Vehicle

Fueling Your Natural Gas Vehicle

Fleets looking to switch to natural-gas-fueled vehicles can reduce fuel costs by up to 40 percent or more. Understanding the variations in fueling station types, and how the fleet needs to fuel, can help in making the decision.

December 22, 2014

UPS Sets Aggressive Emissions-Reduction Goals

UPS Sets Aggressive Emissions-Reduction Goals

Reaching its emissions-reduction goals of 10 percent three years early, the parcel delivery fleet has upped its goals to achieve a 20-percent reduction by 2020.

November 11, 2014