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The Blog for AutoGas Fleets
There are currently over five million fleet vehicles in the United States with a bevy of resources aimed at fleet owners, operators, managers and everyone in between - consulting agencies, GPS technology and fuel management software providers, purchasing and leasing outsourcing companies, etc. However, there is a distinct lack of resources when it comes to the relationship between fleets and alternative fuels. With rising gasoline and diesel prices, more stringent emissions laws, and an overall global trend toward environmental sustainability, this relationship is becoming very real for our country's fleets. Many have already seen the potential alternative fuels can offer.
This blog is here to help.
Welcome to August and another edition of our alternative fuel news roundup. Hot enough for ya? Check out these top energy news stories of the week: Clean Cities – Atlanta is hosting a “Lunch & Learn” event in Decatur, Ga. … Continue reading
Tomorrow, July 25, leading autogas technology and fuel providers will convene for a special event in Lime Kiln Park in Grafton, Wis. The “Propane in the Park” event will educate area fleet managers about the benefits of propane autogas and … Continue reading
This week’s roundup brings us news of four additional conversion centers joining the Alliance AutoGas network. Catch up on other alternative fuel news: The alternative vehicle fuels tax credit drama continues in Louisiana, where Gov. Bobby Jindal is refusing to … Continue reading
The Biltmore Estate, situated in picturesque Asheville, NC, is adding “environmentally friendly” to its list of attributes. As the Asheville Citizen-Times reports, “In partnership with Alliance AutoGas, the state’s largest tourist attraction recently converted two of the 15 shuttle buses in … Continue reading
We hope you all had a great 4th of July yesterday. One of the best photos of fireworks shows we’ve seen comes from San Diego, where a glitch caused all the fireworks to go off at once! Check it out. … Continue reading
While you’ve been vacationing this summer, the alternative fuel industry hasn’t slowed down a bit. Get your YouTube fix by glancing at our curated list of the best alternative fuel videos. Below are the highlights of the past week’s most … Continue reading
From coast to coast, several important alternative fuel events are taking place this week. Blue Star Gas, the flagship autogas fuel provider on the West Coast for Alliance AutoGas, will be represented by Darren Engle at the Pacific Propane Annual … Continue reading
Last Friday, the Southeast Propane Autogas Development Program hosted a propane autogas roadshow at the Maryland International Raceway in Mechanicsville, Md. About 30 fleet representatives were in attendance, along with autogas technology vendors Alliance AutoGas and ROUSH CleanTech. Susan Roush-McClenaghan, … Continue reading
Check out these photos of the propane autogas vs. gasoline prices in Asheville, NC today!
As original equipment manufacturers like GM and Ford start to dabble in bi-fuel technology specifically for compressed natural gas (CNG) and gasoline trucks, experts are apparently claiming we’re in the midst of a “very quiet revolution” in the automotive industry. … Continue reading