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APG Flare Gas for E&P, and for NGVs

August 13, 2015 in Companies, Dual Fuel, HHP, Infrastructure, NGVs, Technology by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments
Trident Resources Technology Acquired by American Power Group Is to Make APG a Fuel Supplier as Well as a Dual Fuel Engine Converter American Power Group said this morning that it’s acquired proprietary “NGL” (natural gas liquid) technology from North Dakota’s Trident Resources, LLC and will use it to boost the supply of flare gas-derived fuel in the Bakken region of North Dakota. Read More

Gain CNG for W.W. with Great River CNG

August 10, 2015 in CNG, Companies, Dual Fuel, Fleet Order, Infrastructure, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments
Two Stations to Be Converted for Public Access and a New One Built U.S. Gain said Friday that it’s teaming with Great River Energy for compressed natural gas fueling, with W.W. Transport as an initial lead customer. updated August 11 Read More

APG Dual Fuel Gets CARB Certifications

June 30, 2015 in certifications, CNG, Dual Fuel, LNG, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments
Applies to Volvo/Mack D-13/MP8 Engine Models for 2010-2012 American Power Group is celebrating the first California Air Resources Board certifications for its dual fuel engine conversion equipment, spreading the word about CARB executive orders clearing the way for sale of APG kits for 17 specific Volvo/Mack D-13/MP8 engine models within the 2010 to 2012 model years. Read More

APG: More Engines for TECQ Funding

May 15, 2015 in CNG, Dual Fuel, LNG, money available, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments
66 More, and As Much as $15,000 Toward Truck Conversion Cost The American Power Group reports the addition of 66 engines families now eligible for funding of as much as $15,000 per dual fuel natural gas-diesel vehicle conversion in Texas. Read More

Heavy APG Dual Fuel via Harrison in Iowa

February 12, 2015 in CNG, Dual Fuel, LNG by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments
Installations with WheelTime in Elk Run Heights, Iowa As Firms Eye the Heavy & Severe Duty Vehicle Segment American Power Group says it’s been selected by Harrison Truck Centers to provide its turbocharged dual fuel conversion gear for a new product launch by HTC – “filling the natural gas engine gap for 400- to 600-horsepower Class 8 trucks.” Read More

APG Reports IUL Approvals from EPA

December 9, 2014 in CNG, Dual Fuel, LNG, NGVs, Regulations by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments
V5000 Dual Fuel for ‘Larger Fleets Operating Newer Engines’ American Power Group reports the first U.S. EPA approvals of IUL/intermediate useful life engines, a “breakthrough” the company says provides “access to the medium to large fleet owners who operate 300-plus vehicles and keep their trucks four to five years.” Read More

APG Outlines Its 2015 Dual Fuel Plan

November 18, 2014 in CNG, Companies, Dual Fuel, LNG, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments
More Reps and Dealers, Co-Marketing with CNG and LNG Suppliers The American Power Group has kicked off fiscal 2015 with an expanded sales and marketing plan for its dual fuel systems for converting heavy duty diesel engines to run primarily on natural gas. Read More

APG in Canada with Green Buffalo

August 10, 2014 in Companies, Dual Fuel, LNG, New Products, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments
Dual Fuel System Being Marketed with LNG Tank Developer Approval of its new liquefied natural gas fuel tank product in Canada paves the way for New York State’s Green Buffalo Fuel to begin handling American Power Group’s dual fuel conversion systems for heavy trucks, APG says. Read More

APG Reports 14-Unit Follow-On Order

April 29, 2014 in ACT Expo 2014, CNG, Dual Fuel, Fleet Order, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments
Follow-On Order via Clarke Makes for Largest APG Fleet American Power Group said Monday that a follow-on order for 14 trucks by WheelTime dealer Clarke Power Services makes for the largest APG dual fuel fleet thus far deployed. Read More

APG for W.W. Trans, Ten Dual Fuel Trucks

March 16, 2014 in CNG, Dual Fuel, Fleet Order, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments
Order Placed via Regional WheelTime Dealer, Clarke Power Services, 'We Are Making a Major Commitment to Natural Gas Vehicles,' W.W. Says American Power Group reports an order for ten of its APG Turbocharged Natural Gas Systems from Iowa-based W.W. Transport. The APG gear allows older diesel trucks to operated on a combination of diesel and natural gas fuel. The order was placed via Clarke Power Services a regional WheelTime dealer, APG said. Read More

APG Offers Leases for Dual Fuel Fleets

February 17, 2014 in Dual Fuel, money available, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments
‘Financing Terms with and Without a Perfected Security Interest’ American Power Group is promoting a new financing offer for its conversions of heavy duty trucks to natural gas-diesel dual fuel operation. The program, offered in concert with Pittsburgh-based VFG Energy Leasing and Finance, is aimed at conversions of fleets as well as individual vehicles. Read More

Ervin Freightliners with APG Duel Fuel

August 13, 2013 in NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments
Toledo Firm Makes $800,000 Commitment, LNG or CNG Options, Sales Via Ervin Equipment and DDC Series 60 Engines from Clarke American Power Group is promoting another outlet for the dual fuel kits it says can slash the cost of heavy-duty natural gas trucks. Toledo, Ohio-based Ervin Equipment will retail finished vehicles, and according to APG has committed $800,000, enough to cover APG kits for 80 vehicles. Read More

APG-Fitzgerald ‘Gliders’ on Gas

March 20, 2013 in Dual Fuel, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments
Trucks with Rebuilt DDCs & Dual Fuel Cheaper than New American Power Group is promoting a new way of buying its V5000 dual fuel system for heavy duty trucks: Tennessee’s Fitzgerald Glider is outfitting new Freightliner tractors with rebuilt 12.7-liter Detroit Diesel Series 60 engines, with APG kits for natural gas-diesel dual fuel operation: all for $40,000 or even $50,000 less than the price of a new dedicated natural gas truck. Read More

WheelTime for APG Dual Fuel

December 3, 2012 in CNG, Dual Fuel, LNG by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments
Distributor and Master Marketing Pact with Large Network American Power Group has disclosed a national distributor and master marketing agreement with WheelTime Network. Under the terms of the agreement, WheelTime will endorse APG’s dual fuel technology for converting trucks to a natural gas-diesel mix, “and engage its member companies in establishing a North American network to market and install APG’s vehicular turbocharged natural gas systems,” APG says. Read More

APG Targets the IUL Engine Sector

August 10, 2012 in NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments
Valley Trucking Engines for University of Houston Testing Iowa’s American Power Group is seeking U.S. EPA approvals of its V5000 duel fuel upgrades of intermediate useful life heavy-duty engines. APG has signed agreements with Valley Truck Parts of Grand Rapids, Mich. and with UH-TDTRC, the University of Houston’s Texas Diesel Testing and Research Center, to secure engines and test them. Read More

EQT Testing LNG on a Marcellus Rig

July 6, 2012 in HHP, LNG by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments
Caterpillar Engines Converted by APG with Linde, UGI Pittsburgh-based EQT Corp has launched a pilot program to convert Marcellus drilling rigs to LNG power, starting with a location in northern West Virginia. (updated July 9) Read More

APG GreenMan Targets the Frack Patch

June 29, 2012 in LNG by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments
American Power Group reports favorable emission results paving the way for its diesel-natural gas dual fuel retrofits for the many powerful engines used in hydraulic fracturing for natural gas. Read More

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