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City of Hamilton Recommits to CNG, Expects Big Savings

The City of Hamilton, Ontario, and utility Union Gas marked the completion of a compressed natural gas (CNG) station at the Mountain Transit Center that will fuel the city's new fleet of CNG buses.  Read More

Posted 5 days ago

City 'Hits a Home Run' with Renewable Natural Gas Project

As communities across the U.S. convert their fleets to cleaner-burning, domestically produced alternative fuels, the next logical step is to power those fleets with fuel that's already produced by the community.  Read More

Posted 5 weeks ago

Garbage to Gas

Landfills and sewage treatment plants are an overlooked source of clean energy - but a boom in bio-methane might be coming.  Read More

Posted 7 weeks ago

Garbage Fleet going Clean and Quiet

Mayor David Condon unveiled the City of Spokane's first compressed natural gas (CNG) powered garbage trucks outside of City Hall. Over the next 7 years, the City will convert its entire solid waste collection fleet to CNG, replacing the diesel vehicles that have been the City standard.  Read More

Posted 7 weeks ago

Mack Announces New Refuse Truck with Natural Gas Option

Mack Trucks has introduced its Mack LR low-entry cabover refuse model, which is available in three-axle 6x4 configurations and can be powered by diesel or natural gas.  Read More

Posted 4 months ago

Canadian Refuse Company Launches New CNG Station and Fleet

Emterra Environmental, a Canadian refuse and recycling company, has opened a new compressed natural gas (CNG) station and launched a fleet of CNG collection trucks in Chilliwack, British Columbia.  Read More

Posted 4 months ago

Goodbye, Diesel: Transit Agency Goes All In With CNG Buses

Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART), one of the U.S.' largest public transportation agencies, is continuing its major fleet transition from diesel to compressed natural gas (CNG) with an order for 63 additional CNG buses.  Read More

Posted 4 months ago

Indian River Transport Adds Freightliner CNG Trucks

Indian River Transport Co. has added five Freightliner Cascadia 113 compressed natural gas (CNG) day cab trucks to its fleet. The new trucks mark the first alternative fuel vehicles in the company's 600-tractor fleet.  Read More

Posted 4 months ago

Milwaukee Rolls Out Last of 22 CNG Refuse Trucks

The City of Milwaukee, Wis., put the last of its new 22 compressed natural gas (CNG) refuse trucks on the road on May 14.  Read More

Posted 4 months ago

Texas Firm Launching Fleet of Long-Distance LNG Trucks

Universal LNG Solutions Inc. (ULNG), a Texas-based company focused on natural gas liquefaction, regasification and related technologies, has rolled out the first four trucks in a fleet of 95 liquefied natural gas (LNG)-powered big rigs.  Read More

Posted 5 months ago