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EVO Trillium opens new CNG fueling station in Wisconsin

EVO CNG and its joint venture partner Trillium CNG have opened a new compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station in Oak Creek, WI.  Read More

Posted 7 days ago

Espar introduces natural gas-powered cab heater

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Espar has introduced a new Airtronic NG Commercial air heater that’s powered by compressed natural gas (CNG), designed for natural gas-powered vehicles.  Read More

Posted 12 days ago

Peterbilt Expands Natural Gas Leadership with New CNG Models 579, 567

Advancing its leadership in the natural gas truck markets, Peterbilt now offers compressed natural gas configurations for its two newest vehicles -- the on-highway Model 579 and the vocational Model 567. Both vehicles will be available with the Cummins-Westport ISX12 G, Peterbilt Motors Company announced during the Mid-America Trucking Show.  Read More

Posted 26 days ago

Kenworth T680 Powered by Natural Gas Engines

Kenworth Truck Company will offer a natural gas option for its industry-leading, fuel-efficient Kenworth T680.  Read More

Posted 27 days ago

Transit Fleet Expanding with 89 New Flyer CNG Buses

The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) is adding to its fleet 89 compressed natural gas (CNG) Xcelsior 40-foot heavy-duty buses from New Flyer Industries Inc.  Read More

Posted 5 weeks ago

Natural gas primer - Go With NG workshop covers pros and cons of adopting the alternative fuel

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Being cheap, plentiful and producing fewer greenhouse gas emissions than diesel, natural gas is becoming more and more attractive to fleet operators, but many in the industry still have questions about how it can best be used.  Read More

Posted 8 weeks ago

C.R. England Replacing Some Trucks with LNG Powered Units

Refrigerated carrier C. R. England has announced it will replace some existing diesel trucks serving the southern California market with LNG powered rigs.  Read More

Posted 9 weeks ago

Natural gas fleet workshop series announced across Canada

OTTAWA, Feb. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - Six natural gas fleet workshops will be held across Canada during February 2014 with a focus on medium- and heavy-duty factory-built natural gas vehicles  Read More

Posted 10 weeks ago

Con-way Freight adds more CNG tractors to fleet

Con-way Freight has added additional Freightliner Cascadia 113 compressed natural gas (CNG) tractors to its fleet.  Read More

Posted 2 months ago

New York City makes grant funding available for clean tech vehicles

Private and non-profit fleets operating in the five boroughs of New York City can now apply for funding under the New York City Alternative Fuel Vehicle – Voucher Incentive Fund (NYCAFV-VIF), the second funding program in the New York Truck – Voucher Incentive Program (NYT-VIP).  Read More

Posted 3 months ago