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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.
With the summer months upon us, there is a variety of upcoming fleet industry and alternative fuel conferences and roadshows to attend. Here are a few of the top events across the country: The Alternative Clean Transportation conference and exhibition … Continue reading
For this week’s fleet spotlight, we’re taking a closer look at an Oregon sheriff’s fleet that’s saving thousands of dollars on fuel costs and reducing its vehicle maintenance needs with 10 propane autogas vehicles. The Polk County Sheriff’s Office will … Continue reading
Earlier this month, the Western North Carolina Regional Air Quality Agency (WNCRAQA) in North Carolina recognized the Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office with the Clean Air Excellence award for running 10 patrol cars on clean propane autogas. The project was funded … Continue reading
Alliance AutoGas recently launched an educational video series about propane autogas to spread the word about this clean, economical, American-made fuel. The second video debuted this month and focuses on why alternative fuels are critical to our nation’s energy security. … Continue reading
For today’s fleet spotlight, we’re taking a look at Sun Ray Dry Cleaners of Columbus, Georgia. Serving the Columbus and Ft. Benning area for more than 80 years, Sun Ray has just converted two GMC Savanna service vans to run … Continue reading
In this week’s news roundup, we’re covering headlines about clean fleet conversions, alternative fuel vehicle legislation and more. And don’t forget to register for the upcoming May 7 propane autogas webinar from Alliance AutoGas and Force 911! This series of … Continue reading
HVAC company Jackson Heating & Air, based in LaGrange, Ga., recently switched 20 service vans and trucks to propane autogas through the Alliance AutoGas complete program for fleets. Celebrating 40 years of serving the LaGrange community, Jackson Heating & Air … Continue reading
This week’s news roundup features several fleets across the country that are switching vehicles to clean, affordable propane autogas: The Polk County Police Department converted 10 cruisers to propane autogas through Alliance AutoGas, saving the fleet $47,000 in fuel costs … Continue reading
In light of the featured article in this month’s Fleet Maintenance Magazine, today we’re taking a look at how the Buncombe County, North Carolina, Sheriff’s Office is benefiting from operating fleet vehicles on clean, affordable, American-made propane autogas. The Buncombe … Continue reading
The National Propane Gas Association’s 2013 Southeastern Convention & International Propane Expo is this weekend in Atlanta, where all the propane industry experts will gather to discuss new propane technologies and applications. The Alliance AutoGas team will be there talking … Continue reading