Nashville Airport Earns Environmental Stewardship Award for CNG Fleet

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Nashville TN Airport CNG Parking ShuttleEarlier this year, Metropolitan Nashville Airport (MNAA) introduced a new fleet of 28 environmentally friendly parking shuttle buses at Nashville International Airport (BNA). The decision to adopt a cleaner domestic fuel, together with the authority’s geothermal plate cooling system, has earned it a Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation’s (TDEC) 2017 Governor’s Environmental Stewardship Award in the Pursuit of Excellence category, for its ongoing commitment to sustainability. Read more »

Trillium CNG Opens P-3 CNG Station in York, PA

York Trillium CNG station for PennDotThe Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and rabbittransit (Central Pennsylvania Transportation Authority) last week officially opened the commonwealth’s newest public compressed natural gas (CNG) station in York, Pennsylvania. The new facility is the second public CNG station Love’s Trillium CNG designed, built and maintains for numerous transit authorities in Pennsylvania as part of a public-private partnership (P-3) PennDOT awarded to the company last year. Read more »

LNG-powered Ecocombi an Innovative Solution says Vos

Vos Ecocombi

European logistics service provider Vos Logistics, based in The Netherlands, has purchased two Iveco Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Ecocombi trucks to service its client Pipelife Netherlands SA, a plastics products manufacturer. Vos provides all transport operations for Pipelife’s domestic and international requirements. Read more »

U.S. Freight Hauler Expands to 64 Natural Gas Tractors

Matheson Trucking Company goes CNGSacramento-based Matheson Trucking, Inc., a U.S. freight hauler recognised last year as one of the Top 50 Green Fleets in the nation, is adding 27 new compressed natural gas (CNG) tractors to its clean energy fleet in 2017 that will increase the company’s total to 64 alternative energy vehicles. Read more »

Third PPP CNG Station for Pennsylvania

PennDOT LogoIn the U.S. State of Pennsylvania, Governor Tom Wolf has opened the third of 29 Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) fueling stations planned as part of a Public Private Partnership (P3). Through the $84.5 million statewide P3 project, Trillium CNG will design, build, finance, operate and maintain all 29 CNG fueling stations at public transit agency sites through a 20-year P3 agreement. Read more »

Baxi Fleet Trials CNG in Spain

Baxi (image source elgasnoticias)

(Image source: El Gas Noticias)

BAXI, a UK-based international provider of air conditioning systems operating in Spain since mid 2015, together with Gas Natural Distribución, a distribution subsidiary of Gas Natural Fenosa, has signed a partnership agreement to promote the use of compressed natural gas (CNG) in it’s Spanish fleet of after-sales vehicles. Read more »

France’s ID Logistics Receives First Bio-CNG Trucks

ID Logistics Bio-CNG Iveco Trucks At the Forum des Solutions Ecoresponsables – Logistique Froid Innovation, an event held this week in Essone devoted to ecofriendly initiatives for innovation in the cold chain, IVECO formally handed over the keys to ID Logistics’ first two trucks running on Bio-CNG. Bio-CNG is a compressed natural gas derived from fermenting biomass, which sets it apart from extractive fossil fuels. Read more »

CNG Vehicles for Muncie’s Police Department

Muncie City Police Dept - new CNG fleetThe City of Muncie, in east central Indiana, can now boast a Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) -powered fleet of 28 vehicles for it’s Police Department (MPD). According to the Muncie Journal, Muncie Sanitary District’s GreenLine CNG Station introduced the CNG vehicles, all Ford models, at a dedication ceremony on May 17 at the city’s GreenLine Gas Station. Read more »

LA Metro Selects Clean Energy’s Redeem RNG for Transit Fleet

Redeem Clean Energy BiomethaneClean Energy Fuels Corp., has been awarded a contract by the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) to refuel its fleet of transit buses with renewable natural gas (RNG). The deal calls for Clean Energy to provide Metro its Redeem™ brand of RNG, the first renewable and commercially available vehicle fuel in the United States made entirely from 100% organic waste. Read more »

CNG Achievers Amongst Tennessee Sustainable Transportation Award Winners

MLGW CNG Station ChoctawThe Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC), in partnership with the Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT), has included three Compressed Natural Gas high achievers amongst the winners of the 2017 Tennessee Sustainable Transportation Awards. These three have separately focused on public access CNG refuelling stations, CNG-powered airport shuttle buses, and advancement of alternative fuels. Read more »