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Clean Energy Fuels and Fleets Update

April 14, 2015 in CNG, Companies, LNG, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Clean Energy Fuels Bolsters the NGV Fueling Infrastructure

Clean Energy Fuels reports that compressed natural gas sales are underway at four new locations: in Torrance and Santa Clarita, Calif. and in Lake Havasu City, Ariz., and Kansas City, Kans.

Manhattan Project: CCW’s Battery Bus

April 11, 2013 in Electric Drive, EVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Transit Vehicle Rebuilt as Battery-Electric Gets New York Trial

The ZEPS bus by Complete Coach Works, a 40-foot 1996 New Flyer converted to full battery electric operation, is being tested in Manhattan by MTA New York City Transit. The payoff? Potential for a quiet, full-size city bus that can work 100 miles a day burning no fuel at all.

Ford Beefs Up Its Alt Fuel-Ready Line

March 6, 2013 in CNG, NGVs, Propane by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Gas-Prep Engines for New (and Larger) Transit Cab, Cutaways

Ford roared into the 2013 Work Truck Show in Indianapolis with word that it’s expanding its line of vehicles that are delivered factory-ready for alternative fuels with gaseous-prep engines. Among them are all-new Transit chassis cab and cutaway models, “engineered to tackle an almost unlimited variety of specialized jobs and vocations.”

Roush Steps Up Propane for Transit

December 4, 2012 in Fleet Order, Propane by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Moves Include Executive Director for Transit Fleet Sales

Roush CleanTech wants to do more to bring propane autogas fuel to the transit sector, and has named Randy Veenhoven as executive director of sales for public transit to help make it happen. He will emphasize sustainability solutions for the public transit industry by evaluating their operations to incorporate propane vehicles, Roush says.

GAS Gets BAF CNG Bus Exclusive

September 19, 2012 in CNG, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

It’s GAS and Only GAS for BAF’s CNG Systems for Buses Now

Elkhart, Ind.-based Green Alternative Systems is talking up an exclusive installer agreement for compressed natural gas fuel systems from BAF Technologies.

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