LA Metro awards multi-year contract for RNG to fuel bus fleet
Clean Energy Fuels Corp. announced that the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) has awarded Clean Energy a renewable natural gas (RNG) contract to fuel its fleet of transit buses.
NGVAmerica releases updated NGV maintenance facilities modifications document
NGVAmerica has released an updated version of Guideline for Determining the Modifications Required for Natural Gas Vehicle Maintenance Facilities, originally created by the Clean Vehicle Education Foundation in 2012.
 
 
CNGVC held lobby day and honored NGV leaders
California Natural Gas Vehicle Coalition (CNGVC) board members met with 25 key California legislators and honored a trio of NGV industry champions for its Legislative Lobby Day and first annual awards presentation, held May 10–11 in Sacramento.
DTE Biomass acquires renewable natural gas facilities
DTE Biomass Energy has acquired two landfill gas-to-energy projects in Texas, purchasing both the operating Fort Bend Power Producers, LLC facility just outside of Rosenberg and the Seabreeze landfill gas development project in Angleton.
 
           
  Memphis Light, Gas, and Water (MLGW) and the United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) are two of the 11 winners of the 2017 Tennessee Sustainable Transportation Award.     Trumbull County, Ohio, could double its stock of trucks running on compressed natural gas (CNG) if it is awarded a grant.     Tennessee Clean Fuels (TCF) announced and recognized six new fleets in its “Tennessee Green Fleets” Certification Program during the 3rd Annual Sustainable Transportation Awards & Forum (STA) at the Nashville Public Library.  
   
       
   
       
 
     
 
 
 
  Natural gas is a unique fuel in its diversity of applications. It is widely used in the power and manufacturing sectors, for heating and cooking in homes, and to a lesser but growing degree, as a transportation fuel.
 
 
  Cimarron Composites received a special permit from the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) and ADR approval for a large type 4 composite tube.
   
 
 
  "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.
 
 
  Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT), and Tennessee Clean Fuels will host a recognition ceremony and sustainable transportation forum on May 23-24, 2017 at the Downtown Nashville Public Library.