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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.
News about alternative fuel fleets and policies certainly isn’t slowing down as February comes to a close. Let’s dive right in to this week’s headlines: Blue Star Gas helped a medical transit fleet in Salem switch five vans to run … Continue reading
MotorWeek, television’s longest running and most respected automotive series, recently featured the Spotsylvania County, Va., propane autogas fleet as part of its Green Motoring “Success Stories” series. Spotsylvania County is part of the Southeast Propane Autogas Development Program from Virginia Clean … Continue reading
Today’s post puts the spotlight on a propane autogas fleet we briefly mentioned in last week’s news roundup: the Carroll County, Ga., Sheriff’s Office. Part of the Southeast Propane Autogas Development Program from Virginia Clean Cities, the Carroll County Sheriff’s … Continue reading
We hope this week back from the Thanksgiving holiday is treating you well. We have several news stories in the world of alternative fuel fleets to report today, including propane autogas fleets across the country that are saving big on … Continue reading
The Department of Energy’s Clean Cities initiative helps implement alternative fuel programs and petroleum reduction strategies in communities nationwide. Last week, the DOE announced $11 million in funding for 20 new clean energy projects to be implemented through Clean Cities … Continue reading
Lots of alt fuel and fleet industry news headlines to report this week, so let’s get right down to it: Today, hundreds of events promoting clean transportation are taking place across the nation in recognition of National Alternative Fuel Vehicle … Continue reading
This Thursday, October 18, is National Alternative Fuel Vehicle Day Odyssey (or Odyssey Day, for short). Launched by the National Alternative Fuels Training Consortium (NAFTC) at West Virginia University, it’s a nationally recognized day when Clean Cities Coalitions and NAFTC … Continue reading
Now that October is in full swing, we hope you’re enjoying the more temperate fall weather (or beautiful fall foliage, depending on where you are!), not to mention that Pumpkin Spice Latte we keep hearing so much about. Let’s take … Continue reading
Community Counseling Services is a comprehensive community mental health center in Mississippi that transports hundreds of patients across seven counties each week. The fleet recently switched 17 vehicles to propane autogas under the Southeast Propane Autogas Development Program, with fueling … Continue reading
Big news out of Virginia this week: Governor Bob McDonnell formally signed partner agreements with Alliance AutoGas and Clean Energy to switch the Virginia state fleet to propane autogas and compressed natural gas. Here’s more information, along with other major … Continue reading