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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.
Operating lawncare equipment on propane instead of gasoline helps companies lower their fuel costs and significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions. And not only can lawn and landscape businesses benefit from propane mowers–these same organizations can also run their fleet vehicles … Continue reading
Today’s post is courtesy of Blue Star Gas, an Alliance AutoGas fueling partner on the West Coast serving fleets from California to Seattle. See, the folks at Blue Star Gas are fond of a certain 1966 propane bobtail dubbed “Old … Continue reading
This month has seen numerous events, including trade shows and expos, alternative fuel vehicle roadshows and demonstrations, press conferences and workshops, all celebrating clean transportation technology for our nation’s fleets. Last week in particular had an influx of activity because … Continue reading
Welcome to our weekly Thursday news roundup. Lots of industry news this week, including an announcement about a new Alliance AutoGas partner that’s bringing the alternative fueling and conversion program to NYC fleets. Here’s more details: Alliance AutoGas welcomed Paraco … Continue reading
It’s officially the month of May, and that can only mean one thing: it’s time for the ACT Expo once again! The annual Alternative Clean Transportation Expo, held May 15-17 this year at the Long Beach Convention Center in California, … Continue reading
Mark your calendars: the propane industry is turning 100, and the NPGA is kicking off the centennial celebration with a Propane Clean Air Rally & Autogas Parade in Atlanta April 14. The event will highlight clean, American-made propane autogas, featuring … Continue reading
We’re bringing you the alt fuel news roundup a bit early this week. Later this week, we’ll share a Word from Weidie blog post with you all. Here’s what’s up in the energy and alt fuel world: The U.S. Senate is … Continue reading
The big news this week was the passage of a two-year, $109 billion transportation and infrastructure bill in the Senate. Here are some other items of note for the transportation and alternative fuel industries: The NAT GAS Act was defeated … Continue reading
With the NTEA’s Work Truck Show 2012 wrapping up today, and gasoline prices creeping towards $4 per gallon, there has been a wealth of news coming out of the transportation and alternative fuel sectors this week. Here are a few … Continue reading