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Cummins Westport ISX12 G

$6.25 Million for ‘Near Zero’ ISX12 G

September 23, 2016 in money awarded, NGVs, Technology by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

More CEC Money via South Coast Air Quality Management District

The California Energy Commission is adding $1 million from the state’s Clean Fuels Fund to help Cummins Westport develop a “Near Zero” version of its 11.9-lter, natural gas-fueled ISX12 G engine.
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Natural Gas Option on New Peterbilt 520

May 31, 2016 in CNG, New Products, NGVs, refuse by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

New Refuse Vehicle to Have 8.9- and 11.9-Liter Engine Options

Peterbilt has launched its new Peterbilt 520 refuse truck with a host of new features, including options for natural gas power. The standard diesel version has a Paccar MX-11 engine, but the 8.9-liter ISLG or 11.9-liter ISX12 G engines from Cummins Westport are also available.
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Funding a Near Zero ISX 12G Variant

October 13, 2015 in Companies, NGVs, Technology by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Partners Would Like to See Mid-2017 Market Debut for the Engine

The South Coast Air Quality Management District and allied organizations in California are looking to put together a $5.25 million funding package for a “Near Zero” version of the dedicated-natural gas 11.9-liter ISX12 G engine by Cummins Westport.
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Freightliner Adding ISX12 G for Its 114SD

July 29, 2014 in CNG, New Products, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Cummins Westport’s 11.9-Liter Engine to Be Available for 2015

Freightliner Trucks said Tuesday that the 11.9-liter ISX12 G natural gas engine by Cummins Westport will be available as a factory-installed option for the Freightliner 114SD severe duty truck model in 2015.
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CLNE & Westport for Kroger’s 40 FLs

May 14, 2014 in ACT Expo 2014, Companies, Infrastructure, LNG, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

A New LNG Station in Oregon to Fuel Cascadia with iCE Pack Tanks,
Clean Energy Also Supplying LNG, Some Bio-Based, for ATN’s Buses

Clean Energy Fuels and Westport will support a new fleet of 40 liquefied natural gas-fueled Freightliner Cascadia trucks for the food chain Kroger in Oregon. Clean Energy Fuels is to design and engineer a new private LNG fueling station at Kroger’s Clackamas Distribution Center.
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CNG Freightliners for Bay & Bay – 100?

March 14, 2014 in CNG, Fleet Order, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Minnesota Bulk Hauler Is Starting Out with Two CNG Cascadias,
‘Every Customer Wants to Know What’s Going on with Natural Gas’

Rosemount, Minn.-based Bay & Bay Transportation is talking up deployment last month of two new Freightliner tractors with the new 11.9-liter ISX12 G engine from Cummins Westport. Company president Sam Anderson says that 10% to 20% of his 500-truck fleet may eventually be natural gas-fueled. updated March 17
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Modern Claims the First 12-Liters

April 25, 2013 in Fleet Order, LNG, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Freightliner Trucks to Serve Owens Corning in Georgia

Pennsylvania-based Modern Transportation reports the deployment on April 18 of the first production trucks to be powered by the new 11.9-liter, dedicated-natural gas, spark-ignition ISX12 G engine by Cummins Westport. The new Freightliner Cascadia day cab vehicles will supply an Owens Corning roofing plant in Savannah with materials from Sanford, N.C.
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Mack Pinnacle LNG Tractor for UPS

March 22, 2013 in CNG, LNG, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Axle Back Tractor Has CWI’s New ISX12 G Engine

Mack Trucks unveiled its natural gas Mack Pinnacle axle back model tractor with 11.9-liter ISX12 G engine by Cummins Westport, Inc. during the 2013 Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville this week. The LNG-fueled vehicle was built for UPS and shown in UPS brown livery.
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