Crowley Maritime Corp. launches first LNG powered ConRo
Crowley Maritime Corp. has announced the launch of its first commitment-class ship the El Coquí, one of the world’s first combination container/roll-on/roll-off (ConRo) ships powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG).
Birmingham unveils fleet of Coca-Cola CNG buses
The Birmingham-Jefferson County Transit Authority, Alabama, unveiled six new buses powered by compressed natural gas (CNG), thanks to a new partnership with Coca-Cola, for its revamped Magic City Connector.
 
 
ECO Vehicles Systems expands operations in Indiana
ECO Vehicle Systems, Inc., a comprehensive one-stop-shop specialty vehicle modifier/upfitter announces the addition of an additional 75,000 sq. ft. of state of the art manufacturing space to their Progress Industrial Park campus in Union City, Indiana.
Peterbilt 520 and 320 models with Cummins Westport ISL-G NZ join CARB project
Peterbilt Motors Company has announced Peterbilt Models 520 and 320 equipped with this engine have been granted eligibility for the California Air Resources Board (CARB) Hybrid and Zero-Emission Truck and Bus Voucher Incentive Project (HVIP).
 
           
  Total Transportation Services, Inc. (TTSI) has begun using one of the first Cummins Westport (CWI) ISX12 G low NOx natural gas engines for their trucking operations.     The Government of British Columbia is taking action under the Climate Leadership Plan to support investments by natural gas utilities that will increase the use of LNG and renewable natural gas in the transportation, marine and other sectors.     Natural gas as fuel for vehicles continues to make inroads across the Lone Star State, according to new figures from the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts.  
   
       
   
       
 
     
 
 
 
  Congress should be reopening the rules to create more effective regulations as opposed to forcing automakers to support vehicles to meet regulations but fall short of achieving the objectives of the Alternative Motor Fuels Act of 1988.
 
 
  New natural gas fuel system hosing is coming online from one of Parker Hannifin’s major distributors, Exotic Automation & Supply, which is also firing up a new e-commerce website to support fleets operating alternative fueled vehicles (AFVs).
   
 
 
  "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.
 
 
  The 2017 Advanced Clean Transportation “ACT” Expo, North America's largest clean vehicle event, will take place on May 1-4, 2017, at the Long Beach Convention Center in Southern California.