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    Biodiesel Giving Back During COVID-19

    Originally published by the National Biodiesel Board While the global pandemic remains a focus across every industry, biodiesel supporters are banding together to help others in need. "I'm proud to see the response from others in our industry stepping up to help in their own ways," said National B...

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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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    Autonomous vehicles could be crucial in responding to future pandemics

    Originally posted by Eitan Grosbard | March 26, 2020 | The Robot Report | Original Article The global COVID-19 pandemic has created unprecedented public health, economic, and logistical challenges for the world. As billions of people shelter in place in hope of vanquishing the novel coronavi...

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    LCF Member in the News: Power project at Gulf oil port yields climate benefits, officials say

    Originally posted by Keith Magill | March 11, 2020 | Houma Today | Original Article Entergy has extended its power grid to serve ships docking at Port Fourchon so they no longer burn diesel while doing work at the Gulf of Mexico oilfield service hub.The Louisiana utility and Edison Chouest Offshore...

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    LCF Member in the News: U.S. Postal Service Contractor to Use Propane-Fueled Ford Trucks

    Originally posted by GRN Staff | March 5, 2020 | Green Fleet Magazine | Original Article USPS contractor McAbee Trucking purchased eight propane Autogas-fueled Ford F-750 delivery trucks that are contracted for parcel delivery routes between USPS locations in North and South Carolina. This marks...

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    Entergy sees fast growth for electrification, renewable projects

    Originally posted by Matthew Bandyk | February 20, 2020 | Utility Dive | Original Article Dive Brief: Entergy Corp. plans to ramp up work in projects to reduce emissions in its utilities’ service territories – such as electrifying processes that currently run on fossil fuels ̵...

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    LCF in the News: Celebrating 20 Years of “Louisiana Clean Fuels,” + Golfer Can Win Jaguar I-PACE

    Originally posted by Johnna Crider | March 5, 2020 | Clean Technica | Original Article Louisiana Clean Fuels is hosting the Clean Fuels Classics, and one lucky golfer will win a Jaguar I-PACE on Friday, March 13th, donated by Baton Rouge’s Paretti Family of Dealerships. The brand new, all-ele...

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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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    ChargePoint and NATSO Launch Collaborative to Significantly Expand EV Charging Along Nation’s Highways and in Rural Communities

    Originally posted by ChargePoint | February 6, 2020 | Original article The partnership will increase access to charging nationwide at more than 4,000 travel plazas and fuel stops by 2030   Alexandria, Va. and Campbell, Calif. – February 6, 2020 – ...

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    SWEPCO, Other Arkansas Parties Reach Agreement in Wind Power Proposal

    Originally posted by SWEPCO | Januar 24, 2020 | Original Article SHREVEPORT, La., Jan. 24, 2020 – Southwestern Electric Power Co. (SWEPCO), an American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) company, has reached a settlement agreement with the Arkansas Public Service Commission (APSC) General Staff, the ...

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    Department of Energy Announces Collaboration with the International Motor Sports Association

    Originally posted by the US Department of Energy Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) | January 24, 2020 | Original Article DAYTONA, FL - Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) announced a collaboration to encourage the de...

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    UPS turns to Arrival for some very stylish electric delivery vans

    Originally posted by Bengt Halvorson | February 4, 2020 | Green Car Reports | Original Article Another relatively new electric-vehicle company has scored a major deal to electrify some of the world’s delivery fleets.  The shipping and logistics company UPS announced last week that it...

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    U.S. Department of Energy and U.S. Army Issue Solicitation to Develop H2Rescue

    Originally announced by the US Department of Energy Fuel Cell Technologies Office | February 3, 2020 | Original Article An interagency collaboration between the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and the Department of Defense (DoD) will support an opportunity to address disaster mitigation t...

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    PODCAST | PERC's The 1075 Episode 35: All About the Alternative Fuel Tax Credit Extension

    Originally posted by the Propane Education and Research Council | January 24, 2020 | Original Article President and CEO of the Propane Education & Research Council Tucker Perkins explains the dollars and cents behind what propane retailers and their customers can save by taking advantage of the...

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    Electric Emergency Vehicles: Tropos Motors Shows How to Start Small

    Originally posted by Bengt Halvorson | January 19, 2020 | Green Car Reports | Original Article The larger-scale electrification of big, task-oriented municipal vehicles like fire trucks, ambulances, and even dump trucks is bound to happen eventually. Sometimes, the bluntest, heaviest tool for the ...

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    DOE Sets Targets for Hydrogen Fuel Cell Trucks

    Source: US Department of Energy Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy The Fuel Cell Technologies Office, in collaboration with the Vehicle Technologies Office, established technical targets for hydrogen and fuel cell technologies in long haul tractor trailer truck app...

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    NACFE Fleets Saved Almost $900 Million in Fuel Costs

    Originally posted by Jack Roberts | January 6, 2020 | Heavy Duty Trucking | Original Article The North American Council for Fuel Efficiency’s 2019 Annual Fleet Fuel Study found that overall fuel efficiency for Class 8 trucks in long-haul applications continues to improve, thanks to a host of ...

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    Breakthrough Batteries: Feedback Loops Are Accelerating the Battery Market

    Originally posted by Charlie Bloch & Madeline Tyson | January 8, 2020 | ACTNews | Original Article Rocky Mountain Institute, in the recent report Breakthrough Batteries, shows how recent and rapid improvements in lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery costs and performance, coupled with gr...

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