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| Truckinginfo

September 22, 2021

Making the Case for Renewable Fuels in Trucking

Neste Renewable Diesel

While the trucking industry seems hyper focused on the push toward electric vehicle technology, there are green alternative fuels — such as renewable versions of diesel, propane autogas and natural gas — that are ready and available for adoption today.

CNG, NGVs, RNG

| NGV Journal

September 22, 2021

USPS Supplier Tests Kenworth T680 Next Gen with Near Zero CNG Engine

Kenworth

Before the Kenworth T680 Next Generation recently became available with the Cummins Westport ISX12N natural gas engine, the new truck model underwent extensive customer validation testing to assess ‘real-world’ performance. Early this year, Matheson Postal Services became one of Kenworth’s first customers to receive and place into service a T680 Next Gen equipped with an ISX12N engine.

CNG, Heavy-Duty, NGVs

| NGT News

September 20, 2021

Central Ohio Transit Authority Adds CNG Buses to Fleet

Central Ohio Transit Authority

The Central Ohio Transit Authority has exercised options to purchase 18 Xcelsior compressed natural gas 40-foot, heavy-duty transit buses from NFI’s New Flyer of America Inc.

CNG, Heavy-Duty, NGVs

| BioEnergy Insight

September 14, 2021

Chevron and Mercuria Announce CNG Fueling Network Joint Venture

Chevron ANG

Chevron U.S.A. Inc., a subsidiary of Chevron Corporation, one of the world’s largest integrated energy companies has announced the signing of definitive agreements to form a joint venture with US-headed Mercuria Energy Trading, part of Mercuria Energy Group Ltd, one of the world’s largest integrated energy and commodities companies, to own and operate American Natural Gas LLC (ANG) and its network of 60 compressed natural gas (CNG) stations across the United States.

CNG, Infrastructure

| Biomass Magazine

September 10, 2021

CNGVP: RNG, Natural Gas Vehicles Reduce GHG Emissions

California Natural Gas Vehicle Partnership on Sept. 1 announced during an ACT Expo press conference that real-world fleets are increasingly turning to near-zero emissions natural gas vehicles and carbon-negative renewable natural gas to make true sustainability progress.

CNG, RNG

| US Gas Vehicles

September 10, 2021

California Natural Gas Vehicle Partnership Highlights the Growth of Natural Gas as Fuel in Fleets

According to the California Natural Gas Vehicle Partnership, real-world fleets are increasingly turning to near-zero emission (NZE) natural gas vehicles (NGVs) and carbon-negative renewable natural gas (RNG). During a press conference at ACT Expo 2021, CNGVP representatives touted the move to NGVs by fleets who want to make greater strides towards their sustainability goals.

CNG, NGVs, Technology

| Green Fleet Magazine

September 9, 2021

PG&E to Add Up to 160 CNG Medium-, Heavy-Duty Vehicles to Fleet

PG&E CNG Vehicle

The Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) gas operations team is partnering with fleet operations to pilot 12 new heavy- and medium-duty natural gas vehicles.

CNG, Heavy-Duty, Medium-Duty, NGVs

| BioEnergy Insight

September 7, 2021

US Fleets ‘Increasingly’ Shifting to Near-Zero Emissions NGVs and RNG

Heavy-duty vehicle fleets are increasingly turning to near-zero-emissions natural gas vehicles and carbon-negative RNG, according to the California Natural Gas Vehicle Partnership.

CNG, RNG

| NGV Journal

September 3, 2021

U.S. Trucking Operators Reinforce Commitment to Near-Zero NGV Fleets

CNG Truck Bridge

The California Natural Gas Vehicle Partnership (CNGVP) announced during an ACT Expo press conference that real-world fleets are increasingly turning to near-zero emissions (NZE) natural gas vehicles and carbon-negative renewable natural gas to make true sustainability progress.

CNG, RNG

| ACT News

September 1, 2021

Increased Fleet Investment in Near-Zero Emission Natural Gas Trucks Providing Cost-Effective Clean Air Solutions Now

The California Natural Gas Vehicle Partnership (CNGVP) announced during an ACT Expo press conference that real-world fleets are increasingly turning to near-zero emissions (NZE) natural gas vehicles (NGVs) and carbon-negative renewable natural gas (RNG) to make true sustainability progress.

NGVs, RNG, Technology

| Work Truck Online

August 27, 2021

Whisky Maker Delivers with RNG

Hexagon Agility

Hexagon Agility, a provider of natural gas transportation solutions, applauds Glenfiddich, a highly-awarded single malt whisky brand, for its commitment to further greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reductions.

RNG

| NGV Journal

August 27, 2021

Clean Energy’s Stations to Supply 100% Zero-Carbon Renewable Fuel by 2025

Big Blue Bus

Clean Energy Fuels Corp. has announced a slew of new deals in response to the demand for renewable natural gas, as more fleets adopt and expand their use of the low-carbon transportation fuel.

Infrastructure, RNG, Transit

| NGT News

August 27, 2021

Natural Gas Vehicle Industry Shifts to Full Carbon-Negative Future

NGVAmerica has pledged that by 2030, 80% of natural gas vehicle on-road motor fuel in the U.S. will be derived from renewable sources, rising to 100% by 2050.

Heavy-Duty, NGVs, Transit

| PG&E Currents

August 24, 2021

PG&E to Add Up to 160 CNG Medium- and Heavy-Duty Vehicles to Its Fleet

PG&E CNG Truck

PGE’s Gas Operations team is partnering with Fleet Operations to pilot 12 new heavy and medium duty natural gas vehicles. This pilot is the first step to what is an expected CNG fleet numbering 160 or more vehicles.

CNG, NGVs

| Government Fleet

August 23, 2021

Clean Energy Signs RNG Agreements for Transit, Refuse Sectors

Big Blue Bus

Clean Energy Fuels has announced new deals in response to the demand for RNG, a fuel produced from organic waste, as more fleets adopt and expand their use of the low-carbon transportation fuel.

RNG, Transit

| Transport Dive

August 23, 2021

Natural Gas Trucks: A Fit For All Fleets?

Waste Management

With the U.S. goal of reaching at least a 50% cut in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030, numerous fleets are exploring options for reducing their carbon footprints. Some are turning to compressed natural gas and renewable natural gas.

CNG, Heavy-Duty, Medium-Duty, NGVs

| Midwest Contractor

August 23, 2021

Largest Renewable Natural Gas Project of its Kind Celebrates Construction Completion

Midwest Contractor

Monarch Bioenergy, a joint venture between Smithfield Foods, Inc. and Roeslein Alternative Energy (RAE), has finished installing manure-to-energy technology on nearly all of Smithfield’s Northern Missouri hog finishing farms. T

Infrastructure, RNG

| Truckinginfo

August 18, 2021

RoadEx Adds Natural Gas Trucks Through Adopt-A-Port

RoadEx

RoadEx America, a large California drayage company, is adding 16 natural gas trucks to its fleet that will run on renewable natural gas via the Chevron and Clean Energy partnership Adopt-A-Port program.

CNG, Heavy-Duty, NGVs

| Fleet Owner

August 11, 2021

Class 8 Natural Gas Truck Sales Up 19% in 2021

Penske NGV

For the first five months of 2021, U.S. and Canadian Class 8 natural gas truck retail sales rose 19% year-to-date, compared to the start of 2020, which included the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to data recently released by ACT Research.

CNG, Heavy-Duty, NGVs

| NGV Journal

August 11, 2021

Gevo and BP Sign Renewable Natural Gas Contract, the Fuel Will Be Sold at Californian Clean Energy Stations

Gevo, Inc.

Gevo, Inc. announced that its wholly-owned dairy manure-based renewable natural gas project company located in northwest Iowa, Gevo NW Iowa RNG, LLC, has signed binding, definitive agreements with BP Canada Energy Marketing Corp. and BP Products North America Inc. for the sale of NW Iowa RNG’s production.

Infrastructure, RNG

| NGV Journal

August 11, 2021

Green H2 Production Sites Underway for San Francisco Commercial Fleets

San Francisco

Raven SR Inc. announced the selection of POWER Engineers, Inc. and Stellar J Corporation to complete the final design, engineering and fabrication of the company’s first commercial renewable fuels production facilities, to be located in the San Francisco Bay area.

Infrastructure, RNG, Technology

| NGT News

August 11, 2021

TruStar Energy Contracts to Build Onsite RNG Fueling Stations in Florida

OPAL Fuels LLC

OPAL Fuels LLC, a producer and distributor of RNG for heavy-duty truck fleets, has signed an agreement with CITY Furniture to build three RNG fueling stations and supply the company with 7.75 million gasoline gallon equivalent (GGE) of RNG over the terms of the agreement.

Infrastructure, RNG

| NGT News

August 10, 2021

Gevo to Sell Renewable Natural Gas to bp

Cows

Gevo Inc.’s dairy manure-based renewable natural gas (RNG) project company, Gevo NW Iowa RNG LLC, has signed agreements with BP Canada Energy Marketing Corp. and BP Products North America Inc. for the sale of NW Iowa RNG’s production.

CNG, Infrastructure, RNG

| FreightWaves

August 6, 2021

Hyliion Launching Natural Gas Generator-Powered Hybrid Powertrain

Hyliion Trucks

At risk of ceding ground in the race to battery-electric trucks, Hyliion Holdings will launch its natural gas generator-powered hybrid powertrain with 75 miles of electric range, enough to qualify the Hypertruck ERX for zero-emission credits in California.

| Truckinginfo

August 2, 2021

Kenworth T680 Next Gen Available with Natural Gas Engine

T680 Next Gen

Kenworth’s T680 Next Generation on-highway flagship is now available with the Cummins Westport ISX12N near-zero emissions natural gas engine. The T680 Next Gen offers the 12-liter Cummins Westport ISX12N with ratings up to 400 hp and 1,450 lb-ft of torque.

CNG, Technology

| NGV Journal

July 28, 2021

Glenfiddich Powers Biogas Delivery Trucks With Its Own Whisky Waste

Glenfiddich

Scotch whisky maker Glenfiddich announced that it is converting its delivery trucks to run on biomethane made from waste products from its own whisky distilling process.

Heavy-Duty, RNG, Technology

| Work Truck Online

July 27, 2021

Ingevity Helps Provide Access to Renewable Natural Gas

RNG Production

Ingevity Corporation will offer a vertically integrated alternative fueling solution providing adsorbed natural gas vehicle customers with the opportunity to use renewable natural gas as an alternative fuel.

CNG, Infrastructure, RNG

| NGV Journal

July 26, 2021

North San Diego Transit Operator Will Add 50 New Flyer CNG Buses

Xcelsior CNG Bus

NFI Group Inc., independent bus and coach manufacturer, announced that the North County Transit District (NCTD) has recently exercised options for 50 New Flyer Xcelsior® CNG 40-foot, heavy-duty transit buses, converted from backlog.

CNG, Heavy-Duty, NGVs

| NGT News

July 22, 2021

Grand Teton National Park Welcomes CNG to Fleet

Grand Teton National Park Refuse Truck

Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming is reaping the benefits of new compressed natural gas refuse truck.

CNG, Heavy-Duty, Medium-Duty, Technology

| Work Truck Online

July 20, 2021

Hawaii Gas Provides Smooth Transportation of Clean Fuel

Hawaii Gas

Founded in 1904, Hawaii Gas is the only gas utility operating in Hawaii and is a wholly-owned indirect subsidiary of Macquarie Infrastructure Corporation. More than 300 energy professionals serve approximately 70,000 residential and commercial customers on all six major Hawaiian Islands.

CNG, Infrastructure, NGVs