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Phoenix Orders 120 New CNG Buses

April 5, 2016 in CNG, Fleet Order, LNG, NGVs, transit by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Gillig 40-Footers Are to Replace Aging LNG Vehicles

Arizona’s Phoenix Public Transit Department has ordered 120 compressed natural gas fueled buses to serve the city’s local routes, and notes that it’s the agency’s first order for new 40-foot buses since late 2013.

120 CNG New Flyers for City of Phoenix

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

Piggy Back on Valley Metro Order as Disclosed Last Year

Arizona’s Phoenix Public Transit has begun deployment of 120 compressed natural gas-fueled LFC (low-floor re-styled) buses from New Flyer. The first of the vehicles with 280-horsepower ISL G engines from Cummins Westport entered service in late October. updated January 15

Phoenix to Buy 120 CNG New Flyers

February 11, 2013 in CNG, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

LNG Fueling Sites to Be Modified to Handle CNG Too

Arizona’s Phoenix Public Transit Department, which operates the nation’s largest fleet of liquefied natural gas buses with 305 units in service under the Valley Metro badge, is shifting over to compressed natural gas, with deliveries of 120 replacement buses from New Flyer Industries expected to begin in November.

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