Articles

    RNG’s Untapped Potential

    Originally posted by Michael Bakas, EVP Distributed Energy Systems, Ameresco | May 4, 2020 | Biofuels Digest | Original Article In the final weeks of 2019, the American Gas Foundation updated its nearly decade-old report assessing the market and technical potential for renewable natural gas (R...

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    Landi Renzo Alert: Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) MY2020 F-150 5.0L

    Originally posted by Landi Renzo Ford Order cutoff for the MY2020 F-150 5.0L is THIS FRIDAY - MAY 1ST Why is this important? MY2021 will require a new EPA certification (not a rollover). If you plan on getting any CNG F-150's into your fleet this year, these need to be ordered ...

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    On-Road RNG Use Continues to Rise

    Originally posted by Michael Bates | April 20, 2020 | NGT News | Original Article NGVAmerica and the RNG Coalition say 39% of all on-road fuel used in natural gas vehicles in 2019 was renewable natural gas (RNG). Captured above ground from organic material in agricultural, wastewate...

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    KeHE Distributors invests in a renewable natural gas powered trucks

    Originally posted by US Gas Vehicles | March 24, 2020 | Original Article KeHE Distributors, a leading natural & organic, fresh and specialty distributor has partnered with Clean Energy Fuels Corp. to add low-carbon emission trucks fueled with renewable natural gas (RNG) to their California flee...

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    UPS Utilizes RNG to Help Reach Sustainability Goals

    Originally posted by Michael Bates | February 4, 2020 | NGT News | Original Article UPS says it has entered into multi-year renewable natural gas (RNG) agreements with Kinetrex Energy and TruStar Energy. Together, these two contracts will supply UPS with up to 80 million gallon ...

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    NGVAmerica Distributes Weight Allowance Guidance Flyer for Use by Natural Gas Fleets

    Originally posted by Erick Sanchez | January 6, 2020 | NGVAmerica | Original Article Washington, DC – NGVAmerica today released an updated Natural Gas Vehicle Weight Allowance Guidance flyer for use by interested natural gas fleets across the United States. The flyer was developed ...

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    Florida Officials Share Strategy for Introducing Electric, Alternative-Fuel School Buses

    Originally posted by Taylor Hannon | December 3, 2019 | School Transportation News | Original Article The Florida Department of Environmental Protection is in the first phase of replacing older diesel buses with electric or alternative fuel school buses in Florida via the Volkswagen Mitigation...

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    House Passes Bill That Includes Alternative Fuel Tax Credits

    Originally posted by Michael Bates | December 17, 2019 | NGT News | Original Article The House this week passed a tax extenders package that includes an extension of the $0.50/gallon alternative fuel excise tax credit, along with other measures important to the clean-fuel transportation indust...

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    LCF Member in the News: RNG Coalition announces SMART Initiative

    Originally posted by Canadian Biomass | December 9, 2019 | Original Article The Coalition for Renewable Natural Gas (RNG Coalition) announced the Sustainable Methane Abatement and Recycling Timeline (SMART) Initiative at the RNG 2019 conference last week in Dana Point, Cal., casting the vision for ...

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    Turning Landfill Gas Into Renewable Natural Gas

    Originally posted by Johnna Crider | November 2, 2019 | Clean Technica | Original Article Landfill gas is created by landfills, which account for 16% of the human-caused (anthropogenic) methane emissions in America. This is not what many people worry about when they think of greenhouse ga...

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    Manure, trash and wastewater: U.S. utilities get dirty in climate fight

    Originally posted by Nichola Groom | Reuters | Original Article PIXLEY, Calif. (Reuters) - Joey Airoso has always been proud of his cows, whose milk goes into the butter sold by national dairy company Land O'Lakes. Now he has something new to brag about: the vast amounts of gas produced b...

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    LCF Member in the News: Republic Services Expands Natural Gas-Powered Fleet

    Originally posted by PR Newswire | Yahoo Finance | October 17, 2019 | Original Article More Than 3,100 Vehicles Will Run on Alternative Fuels by the End of 2019 PHOENIX, Oct. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Republic Services, Inc. (RSG) announced today the continued expansion of its natural gas...

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    LCF Member in the News: UPS To Add 6,000 Natural Gas Vehicles Over Next 3 Years

    Following its decision to purchase 230 million gallon equivalents of renewable natural gas (RNG) to use between 2020 and 2026, UPS Inc (NYSE: UPS) is acquiring vehicles to use the fuel. Big Brown announced on Oct. 9, 2019, that it deploy 6,000 natural-gas powered trucks star...

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    DOT Proposes New Requirements for Heavy-Duty CNG System Inspection

    Originally posted by Betsy Lillian | June 21, 2019 | NGTNews | Original Article The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has proposed an update to its heavy-duty natural gas vehicle (NGV) fuel system tank inspection labeling requirem...

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    Blue Bird first to offer ultra-low NOx, Type-C school bus fueled by CNG

    Originally posted by ROUSH CleanTech | May 15, 2019 | FuelsFix | Original Article Engine developed by ROUSH CleanTech is 90 percent cleaner than national emissions standard. School districts and transportation contractors can now purchase buses fueled by compressed natural gas that are 90 percen...

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    LCF 2018 Member in the News: UPS Makes Largest Purchase Of Renewable Natural Gas Ever In The U.S.

    Originally posted by GlobalNewswire | May 22, 2019 | Original Article Seven-Year 170 Million Gallon Equivalents Purchase from Clean Energy Fuels Corp. Will Reduce GHG Emissions by More than 1 Million Metric Tons UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced an agreement with Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (NASDAQ: CL...

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    Trillium Debuts Recharging Product for Fleets with Electric Vehicles

    Originally posted by HDT Staff | April 30, 2019 | Heavy Duty Trucking | Original Article Trillium has announced PowerUP, a new program designed to serve electric vehicle fleets with safe, reliable, predictable and cost-effective electricity pricing for EV charging. Trillium has announced PowerUP...

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    RNG Coalition: Renewable Natural Gas On-Road Fuel Use Reaches Historic High

    Originally posted as a news release by RNG Coalition | Original Article Biomethane Motor Fuel Use Marks 577% Increase Over Last Five Years Washington, DC– Natural Gas Vehicles for America (NGVAmerica) and the Coalition for Renewable Natural Gas (RNG Coalition) today announced that 32 percent...

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    NREL Announces New Projects to Advance Medium- and Heavy-Duty Natural Gas Vehicle Technologies

    Originally posted as an NREL news release | March 6, 2019 | NREL | Original Article $18 million awarded for research to diversify transportation energy use The U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has selected nine projects as part of a multimillion-dollar ...

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    Republic Services Strengthens Commitment to Reduce Fleet Emissions with Expanded Adoption of Redeem™ Renewable Natural Gas (RNG)

    Originally posted as a Republic Services Press Release | February 11, 2019 | Republic Services | Original Article Recycling and Solid Waste Company Has Widest Geographic Usage of Redeem Fuel in North America PHOENIX (Feb. 11, 2019) – Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) today announced an a...

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