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Oberon’s First DME Mack for a Customer

January 17, 2017 in Companies, DME, municipal fleet, refuse by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

A Pinnacle Tractor in Trials by New York City Sanitation Department

Oberon Fuels and Mack Trucks have placed a Pinnacle tractor fueled by dimethyl ether in service with the New York City Department of Sanitation – marking the first-ever customer demonstration a Mack truck powered by the California company’s clean-burning fuel. updated with additional engine information on January 19
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West Coast Cities Want LOTS More EVs

January 10, 2017 in ACT Expo 2016, ACT Expo 2017, EVs, municipal fleet by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Mayors Ask Automakers to Increase Production
To Aid Them in the Fight Against Climate Change,
As Many as 24,000 May Be Purchased for Their Fleets

The mayors of Los Angeles, San Francisco, Portland, and Seattle today released the nation’s first multi-city request to the automobile industry to help municipalities reduce fuel and maintenance costs by deploying increased numbers of electric vehicles.
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San Diego Sayonara to Petroleum Diesel

January 10, 2017 in Biofuels, milestones, municipal fleet, Renewable Diesel by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Soco Group Providing Neste Renewable Diesel via L.A. Port

The City of San Diego is turning to renewable diesel to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions, signing with the based Soco Group for an initial phase supporting some 900 heavy- and medium-duty vehicles. San Diego is transitioning its fire equipment too, resulting in “all of the City’s 1,125 diesel-powered vehicles being powered by renewable diesel.”
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Piedmont Adds to CNG Infrastructure

December 1, 2016 in CNG, Companies, EVs, Infrastructure, municipal fleet, NGVs, refuse by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

New Private and Public Stations in North Carolina

Piedmont Natural Gas, citing “tremendous growth in demand for compressed natural gas,” is adding CNG fueling infrastructure.
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TruStar Energy for Long Beach CNG

July 22, 2016 in CNG, Infrastructure, municipal fleet, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Facility Said to Be the First for the California Municipality

TruStar Energy said yesterday that it’s been awarded the contract to build and maintain the first CNG fueling station for the City of Long Beach, Calif.
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Greenlots for LAPD’s BMW i3 Fleet

June 8, 2016 in Electric Drive, EVs, EVSE, municipal fleet by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

‘Sky’ Network for Charging with Minimal Grid Impact,
Preparation Too for Larger, Heavier EV Fleet to Come

Greenlots will provide a network of more than 100 electric vehicle chargers as the Los Angeles Police Department fields an initial 100 all-battery BMW i3 vehicles.
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New York City’s Getting 225 EVs

June 7, 2016 in Electric Drive, EVs, Fleet Order, municipal fleet by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Is Getting Aggressive with Charging Infrastructure Too

New York City is talking delivery this month of the first 225 electric vehicles of a much vaunted plan to electrify the city fleet.
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