Content Category: Up Front
The Alternative Fuel Vehicle Market 2035: One Research Firm's Take
on 16 Jul 2014 email the content item print the content item
According to recent work from Navigant Research, the number of medium- and heavy-duty vehicles (MHDVs) in use worldwide by 2035 will nearly double from today's 60 million, accounting for a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.4%. And in that time, the proportion of alternative fuel vehicles in the MHDV segment will balloon to represent 14% of total annual sales [read more]
NHTSA Investigating Fatal Natural Gas Vehicle Accident
on 11 Jul 2014 email the content item print the content item
Three months following a tragic natural gas vehicle accident that killed a man and injured his passenger, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) says it plans to launch an investigation into the incident. As reported by NGT News in early April, 59-year-old Gerald Throw was fatally injured when the forklift he was transporting in a box truck shifted while [read more]
EPA Awards On-Highway Cert For 8.8-Liter Propane, Natural Gas Engine
on 09 Jul 2014 email the content item print the content item
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has certified Power Solutions International Inc.'s (PSI) 8.8-liter propane autogas and natural gas engine for on-highway applications. PSI says the engine platform is particularly suited for medium-duty commercial truck and bus fleets, such as vocational trucks, school buses, recreational vehicles, utility trucks and refuse vehicles. PSI worked with Delphi on the engine's advanced controls [read more]
CNG Conversions of 2015 F-250, F-350 Now Covered By Both EPA and CARB
on 07 Jul 2014 email the content item print the content item
Westport says the California Air Resources Board (CARB) has certified model-year 2015 Ford F-250 and F-350 pickup trucks with the 6.2-liter Ford engine that are fitted with dedicated compressed natural gas (CNG) WiNG Power Systems. The company had already received certification from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for the same CNG system configurations on 2015 F-250 and F-350 trucks, [read more]
Sparq, Black Hills Energy Help C-Store Deploy CNG
on 01 Jul 2014 email the content item print the content item
Hutchinson Oil Co. and its partners, Sparq Natural Gas LLC and Black Hills Energy, have debuted new compressed natural gas (CNG) refueling capacity at a Hutch's convenience store in Liberal, Kan. Hutchinson Oil, the owner and operator of the Hutch's chain of c-stores, first announced the enhancements to the location - at 1580 N. Kansas Ave. - back in January. [read more]
OPW Introduces New CNG Fueling System
on 27 Jun 2014 email the content item print the content item
OPW has debuted its new compressed natural gas (CNG) Type 2 fueling system, designed for commercial and fleet fueling applications. The system incorporates OPW's Type 2 nozzle with a three-way valve for both time-fill and fast-fill refueling configurations. Features include a user-friendly push-on/pull-off operation and flexible extension options to meet various fueling applications, the company says. Designed to minimize potential [read more]
Sunoco Assumes Development Lead on CNG Station
on 25 Jun 2014 email the content item print the content item
The development of a compressed natural gas (CNG) refueling facility in Chambersburg, Pa., has shifted to Philadelphia-based petroleum and retail gasoline company Sunoco after the originally contracted CNG station developer was unable to secure the necessary real estate and customer commitments in the borough. In February, Pennsylvania-based firm O-Ring CNG Fuel Systems LP - which already operates successful CNG sites [read more]
Utility Fleet Rolls Out 24 Honda Civic Natural Gas Vehicles
on 20 Jun 2014 email the content item print the content item
Municipal utility Philadelphia Gas Works (PGW) has debuted its new fleet of two dozen Honda Civic Natural Gas sedans, marking the kickoff of the company's natural gas vehicle initiative. PGW acquired the Civics - 18 model-year 2014 NGVs and six model-year 2012 - from Pittsburgh-based Dean Honda. The company tells NGT News that they will all be used by PGW's [read more]
Eight More CNG Stations Coming to the Pacific Northwest
on 17 Jun 2014 email the content item print the content item
Oregon, which just last week welcomed its first public-access compressed natural gas (CNG) refueling station, will soon see eight new CNG stations built in various locations throughout the state. Supported by $4 million in federal Congestion Mitigation Air Quality (CMAQ) funds, these new stations will be a critical bridge to help the state meet Gov. John Kitzhaber's 10-Year Energy Action [read more]
County Issues Major CNG Initiative RFP
on 16 Jun 2014 email the content item print the content item
Miami-Dade County, Fla., has issued a new request for proposals that seeks bids to develop a compressed natural gas (CNG) program for Miami-Dade Transit (MDT) - a move that has been in the works for over a year and follows on the heels of another CNG-related RFP from the county that came out in May. The purpose of the MDT [read more]
Go to page   <<        >>  
ROUSH_id176
ET Environmental_id238
Bauer_id309
Precision Fit_id259
CNG_id317
Luxfer_id313
CertifiedCNG_id308