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| 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

| NGV Journal

July 13, 2021

Trucking Company Grows California Green Fleet With New CNG Tractors

Saia Inc Truck

Saia Inc. announced its latest investment in alternative fuel technology with the launch of five natural gas-powered tractors at its Fontana, California terminal. These tractors are in addition to two Volvo VNR Electric trucks deployed in the Southern California region in April.

CNG, Heavy-Duty, NGVs, RNG

| NGV Journal

July 1, 2021

Hexagon Agility Receives New TITAN Order to Meet Growing Demand for Compressed & Renewable Natural Gas

Hexagon Agility has received an order for Mobile Pipeline® modules from Xpress Natural Gas LLC (XNG), a full-service provider of compressed and renewable natural gas in the United States.

CNG, Heavy-Duty, Infrastructure, RNG

| Truckinginfo

July 1, 2021

Cummins to Produce Natural Gas Fuel Delivery Systems

A joint venture between Cummins and Rush Enterprises will produce Cummins-branded natural gas fuel delivery systems for the commercial vehicle market in North America.

CNG, Heavy-Duty, RNG, Technology

| NGV Journal

July 1, 2021

Scania and FlixBus Unveil First Long-Distance Coach Powered by Biogas

Scania, mobility provider FlixBus and Gasum have partnered to launch the first international coach running on biomethane, which will operate the Stockholm-Oslo route.

CNG, RNG, Technology, Transit

| Forbes

June 25, 2021

Renewable Natural Gas Set For Disruptive Growth

RNG is the first carbon-negative energy source since it is produced from organic matter that would otherwise be released as a powerful greenhouse gas.

RNG, Technology

| BioEnergy Insight

June 25, 2021

AgLand Renewables Receives Tax Credit for California RNG Facilities

AgLand will deploy at least two facilities in California’s Central Valley, home of the state’s vast poultry production industry, over the next five years. The facilities will use anaerobic digestion and fertiliser formation technology to convert poultry litter into RNG and organic, controlled-release fertilisers.

Funding, RNG

| Waste 360

June 25, 2021

Renewable Natural Gas Projects in Arizona Pave the Way for a Sustainable Energy Future

Southwest Gas is working to bring a clean, renewable source of energy to market from unconventional origins you might not think of when warming homes, washing or drying clothes, or cooking a great meal. Meet renewable natural gas.

CNG, Funding, Infrastructure, RNG

| NGV Journal

June 18, 2021

Circle K’s Truck Fleet in California Will Run on Renewable Natural Gas

Musket and Trillium, members of the Love’s Family of Companies, have entered into an agreement with Circle K to expand sustainable trucking in California. A 2020 supply partnership between Musket and Circle K created a joint purchasing agreement and allowed Circle K to rapidly grow its trucking fleet and maximize fuel sourcing flexibility.

CNG, Heavy-Duty, RNG

| NGT News

June 18, 2021

REV LNG Working with Hexagon Agility to Deliver Renewable Natural Gas

REV LNG LLC, a full-service mobile energy supply and project development company, has placed an order for Mobile Pipeline modules Hexagon Agility to be used to transport and deliver renewable natural gas.

CNG, RNG

| NGV Journal

June 15, 2021

Texas Gov. Signs First Bill That Offers Incentives for Pre-Owned NGVs

Governor Greg Abbott has signed HB 963, which expands the current Texas Natural Gas Vehicle Grant Program under the Texas Emission Reduction Plan to include new or used natural gas vehicles. The bill stipulates the pre-owned vehicle must be at least a model year 2017 or no more than six years older than the current model year.

CNG, Funding, Policy

| NGT News

June 15, 2021

Momentum Fuel Technologies Expands CNG Fuel System Offerings

Momentum Fuel Technologies is now offering its compressed natural gas fuel system in smaller-diameter side-mount 32 and 55 diesel gallon equivalentsystems.

CNG, Technology

| NGV Journal

June 3, 2021

North America’s Largest Privately-Owned Freight Carrier Grows NGV Fleet

Hexagon Agility has announced that Estes Express Lines, the largest privately-owned freight carrier in North America, has ordered an additional 50 natural gas powered trucks with Hexagon Agility’s 175 diesel gallon equivalent ProCab® CNG fuel systems.

CNG, Heavy-Duty, NGVs

| Reuters

June 2, 2021

California’s Renewable Natural Gas Vehicles Turn Carbon Negative in 2020

Vehicles in California running on renewable natural gas removed more carbon dioxide from the atmosphere than they emitted for the first time last year as the carbon intensity of the fuel continues to drop, according to new data from California’s Air Resources Board analyzed by an industry trade group.

CNG, RNG, Technology, Transit

| NGV Journal

June 1, 2021

Tennessee Allocates $10M to Help Buy CNG Medium & Heavy Trucks

The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) announced that 26 entities will receive $9,724,683 in total grant funding to replace class 4-7 local freight trucks and class 8 local freight trucks with cleaner vehicles, including CNG-powered ones.

CNG, Heavy-Duty, Medium-Duty

| NGV Journal

May 27, 2021

CNG/hybrid truck successfully tested under exigent conditions in Oregon

Portland-based public utility NW Natural announced promising early results from its truck loan program in conjunction with Hyliion Holdings Corp.

CNG, Heavy-Duty, NGVs, Technology

| NGV Journal

May 24, 2021

California: $12M biogas cleanup and compression unit producing 100% vehicle fuel to enter service this year

RNG Facility

Aemetis, Inc., a renewable natural gas and renewable fuels company focused on negative carbon intensity products, announced that its Aemetis Biogas subsidiary reached a significant milestone by starting construction of the dairy biogas cleanup and compression unit for the Aemetis Biogas Central Dairy Digester Project.

CNG, RNG

| NGV Journal

May 18, 2021

Pennsylvania awards $3.4M to CNG projects helping cut vehicle emissions

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection awarded more than $3.4 million in 2020 Alternative Fuel Incentive Grants to 20 cleaner fuel transportation projects statewide that will help improve air quality and public health and reduce greenhouse gas emissions to address climate change.

CNG, Funding, Heavy-Duty

| NGV Journal

May 12, 2021

Adopt-a-Port: Chevron further bets on alliance to help fleets shift to biogas

Clean Energy Station

Chevron Corporation announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Chevron U.S.A. Inc. is investing an additional $20 million in the Adopt-a-Port initiative with Clean Energy Fuels.

RNG

| Biomass Magazine

May 7, 2021

Clean Energy inks new deals to meet growing demand for RNG

Clean Energy Fuels Corp. announced new renewable natural gas (RNG) contracts as fleets across North America increasingly continue to adopt the clean, low-carbon fuel to power heavy- and medium-duty trucks.

CNG, Heavy-Duty, NGVs, RNG

| NGV Journal

May 4, 2021

Naturgy puts into operation public natural gas station in Catalonia

Naturgy has opened a new public CNG and LNG station in Manresa, allowing fast refueling of both light and heavy vehicles. The new facility has a 60m3 LNG tank and is designed to allow its expansion with another 80m3 tank. With this opening, the company is consolidated in the peninsula with the largest natural gas refueling infrastructure network.

CNG, Infrastructure, LNG

| NGV Journal

April 27, 2021

SoCalGas will use Landi Renzo’s system to shift 200 trucks to bioCNG

SoCalGas will convert 200 new Ford F-250 service pickup trucks to renewable natural gas. The trucks will be outfitted with the newest Landi Renzo Eco Ready™ equipment, a CARB certified ultra-low emissions vehicles system.

CNG, Light-Duty, NGVs

| Transport Topics

April 26, 2021

Renewable Natural Gas Gains Momentum as Trucking Fuel

Progressively tougher clean air mandates and the increasing corporate focus on environmental sustainability could signal a larger role for natural gas — especially renewable natural gas — as a trucking fuel, experts said.

Heavy-Duty, RNG, Technology

| Green Car Congress

April 22, 2021

SoCalGas to partner with SunLine Transit Agency to test combination of technologies to produce hydrogen from RNG

Southern California Gas Co. will demonstrate a combination of technologies that will produce hydrogen from renewable natural gas at SunLine Transit Agency’s hydrogen fueling station in Thousand Palms, California.

RNG, Technology

| NGV Journal

April 22, 2021

Miami-Dade County’s Metrobus fleet reaches major NGV milestone

The Miami-Dade County Department of Transportation and Public Works received the last natural gas bus from the latest order of 140 New Flyer buses. With the arrival of the 140th unit, the county’s total number of NGVs is now 560 vehicles.

CNG, Heavy-Duty, Transit