Study: Natural Gas Refuse Trucks Versus Battery Electric…What’s More Green?

An analysis reveals natural gas refuse truck investments clear New Jersey air and decarbonize trash collection operations more dramatically and cost effectively. NGVAmerica released a study at its Annual Industry Summit presenting a compelling case for why communities should continue to invest in new near-zero natural gas technology. Using New Jersey as a case study, NGVAmerica analyzed the […]

Fleets find ‘near-zero’ trucks close enough to perfect for now

Fleets of varying sizes have discovered the immediate benefits of deploying CNG, RNG, and propane to achieve better fuel savings and lower emissions. Holding off for zero-emission electric vehicles may not always be worth the wait, as trucking fleets of all sizes have found that ‘near-zero’ alternative fuels, including compressed natural gas (CNG), renewable natural […]

Central Florida’s LYNX Contracts up to 75 CNG Buses from New Flyer

Central Florida Regional Transportation Authority (LYNX) has issued a new contract for up to 75 compressed natural gas (CNG) Xcelsior® sixty-foot, heavy-duty transit buses from New Flyer of America, Inc. (New Flyer), with a firm order for 25 buses and options to purchase up to an additional 50 buses. The new, low-emission articulated buses will […]

Public-Private CNG Partnership Yields Big Savings for Florida School District

Nopetro, a Florida-based compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling infrastructure provider, and a school district in Tallahassee, Fla., recently celebrated the five-year mark of a public-private partnership that has yielded major savings for the school system. Leon County Schools converted nearly half of its bus fleet to CNG, and Nopetro serves as the district fleet’s exclusive […]