Governor Brown signs bill to get more clean energy trucks on the road in California
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill by Assemblymember Jim Frazier, which clears the path to start replacing diesel and gasoline fueled commercial trucks with zero-emission and near-zero-emission models.
Oregon Department of Energy publishes inventory of RNG potential in the state
The Oregon Department of Energy announced a new inventory report of biogas and renewable natural gas potential in Oregon.
Moline launches experiment in methane gas conversion
By 2021, Moline, Ilinois, will be one of the many cities that turns methane gas from organic waste products into natural gas that can fuel vehicles, heat homes and cook food in households with gas appliances.
New fleet of Westmoreland Transit CNG buses to hit roads in October
Westmoreland County Transit Authority, Pennsylvania, will roll out five new buses next month, replacing rusty and unreliable vehicles that have slowed drive times along the system’s fixed-route commuter service, officials said.
  The US Department of Energy, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, California Energy Commission, and South Coast Air Quality Management District have teamed up to launch new research focused on medium- and heavy-duty natural gas engines and vehicles.     Southern California Gas Co. will soon begin using renewable natural gas for the first time at the 25 utility-owned natural gas vehicle fueling stations across its service territory, as well as at six fueling stations in the San Diego area.     Jordan School District now has the largest fleet of natural-gas fueled school buses in Utah.  
  Last week the city of Fort Collins' Fleet Services division was named a Top 10 Leading Fleet by Government Fleet and the American Public Works Association, which recognizes public-sector fleets for their leadership, efficiency and vision.
  The appointment of Momar Nguer, President of Total Marketing Services S.A. (TMS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Total, and Philippe Montantême, Senior Vice President, Strategy Marketing Research of TMS, is effective immediately.
  "One story you will be hearing more about is the combination of the new 'Near-Zero' low-NOx (nitrogen oxides) natural gas engines and renewable natural gas (RNG)," Matthew Godlewski, president of the Washington, D.C.-based NGVAmerica, told Rigzone.
  NGVAmerica will hold its 30th Anniversary Annual Meeting and Industry Summit scheduled for November 13-16, 2018 at the Riviera Palm Springs Resort in Palm Springs, California.