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Just 16 Days until the 2014 North American NGV Conference & Expo in KC!

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Final preparations are underway for the 2014 North American NGV Conference & Expo slated for the Kansas City (MO) Convention Center November 11th–14th. If you haven’t yet registered and booked your room, do so now at www.ngvamerica.org/conference/2014. This year’s program is an outstanding one. Here are a few highlights: • 20 informative breakout sessions focused […]

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NGVAmerica Joins Associations in Commenting on California LCFS

On Friday, NGVAmerica joined with the California Natural Gas Vehicle Coalition and the Coalition for Renewable Natural Gas to submit comments to the California Air Resources Board (CARB) in regards to planned changes to the way California evaluates the greenhouse gas benefits of transportation fuels under its Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS). The LCFS requires […]

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Updated Listing of Aftermarket Systems for LD & HD Vehicles

The Available Vehicles and Engines document, the most frequently viewed and downloaded document on the NGVAmerica website, has been updated to include recently approved natural gas conversion systems. The document is designed to assist consumers and businesses choose a conversion system for new or in-use vehicles. Information is organized by certified or approved light duty […]

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Ryder Signs Its Largest NGV Lease Deal in North America

On Friday, Ryder announced that C.A.T., a truckload carrier based in Coteau-du-Lac, Quebec, Canada, has signed a full-service lease agreement for 100 CNG sleeper tractors. This is Ryder’s first natural gas lease customer in Canada and its largest single NGV customer to date. C.A.T. will use the trucks in its delivery fleet that travels from […]

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Nat G CNG Solutions Delivers First Bi-Fuel GM Pickups with 5.3L DI Engine

On Wednesday, Nat G CNG Solutions announced that it has delivered the first natural gas half-ton pickup trucks with GM’s 5.3L direct injection engine. The 2015 GMC Sierra and Chevy Silverado trucks were purchased by local Houston company NewTex Plumbing and San Antonio-based Pioneer Energy Services. The trucks feature the new DuraDrive DI natural gas […]

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TYMCO Expands CNG Street Sweeper Line

TYMCO has announced the availability of the natural gas Model 500x CNG High Side Dump Regenerative Air Street Sweeper. The Model 500x CNG is available on the Freightliner M2 112 CNG conventional truck chassis, equipped with the CWI 8.9L ISL-G engine. There were several enhancements that were engineered into the Model 500x during the development […]

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Blu. Introduces Lower Cost LNG Fuel Storage System

On Thursday, Blu. announced the availability of the Blu. V2 LNG Fuel Delivery System, its new line of LNG fuel tank systems for Class 8 trucks. The new system is a 160 DGE twin-tank fuel system package with tanks available in 68 DGE and 80 DGE sizes. The V2 LNG Fuel Delivery System has a […]

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Clean Energy Opens Pennsylvania Station; Signs Multiple Fueling Agreements

On Wednesday, Clean Energy announced it will open an LNG station in Pennsylvania and has signed multiple fueling agreements across its nationwide network of natural gas stations. In Trucking: GIANT/MARTIN’S began a heavy duty LNG truck pilot program that Clean Energy will support by opening its public LNG station in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. The station is […]

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Love’s Travel Stops to Add CNG Station in Arkansas

On Tuesday, Love’s Travel Stops announced it will add a CNG fueling to an existing station in West Memphis, Arkansas. The station is located along I-40, and it will be the seventh Love’s location along this interstate to provide Love’s Fast-Fill CNG fueling for heavy duty trucks and passenger vehicles. The new location will allow […]

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CNG Source to Open First Branded CNG Station in Indiana

On Tuesday, CNG Source announced it will open its first CNG station in Indianapolis, Indiana on Nov. 20th. The four-lane facility is the first public station the company has branded with the CNG Source name. The station, which is located off of I-465, features CNG Source’s proprietary fast fill technology that can dispense 12 GGE […]

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Sunoco Receives Grant for New CNG Station in Pennsylvania

On Wednesday, Pennsylvania State Rep. Rob Kauffman (R-Cumberland/Franklin) announced that the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) awarded a $591,000 grant for Sunoco to install a CNG refueling station in the borough of Chambersburg. Sunoco is planning to install a CNG station near an industrial area where several businesses have expressed an interest in using CNG for […]

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Clean Cities Hosting NGV Webinar Series Presented by Clean Fuels Consulting

The U.S. DOE Clean Cities is hosting a three part webinar series on NGVs presented by Dr. Jeffrey Seisler, CEO of Clean Fuels Consulting. The second installment in the webinar series is entitled “Technology, Best Strategies and Lessons Learned” and is scheduled for Nov. 20 at 1:00 p.m. ET. This webinar elaborates first on successful […]

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Worthington Industries Acquires Majority Interest in dHybrid Systems

On Monday, Worthington Industries announced that it has acquired a majority interest in dHybrid Systems, a provider of CNG fuel systems. Worthington will own 80 percent of the equity, with the founder retaining 20 percent and continuing in a leadership role. Based in Salt Lake City, Utah, dHybrid Systems operates in a recently completed 50,000 […]

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American Natural Gas Acquires Northville NG

On Thursday, American Natural Gas (ANG) announced the acquisition of Northville NG Fuels. The acquisition includes three CNG fueling stations in Indiana, located in Frankfort, Vincennes, and Indianapolis, that serve a variety of high profile customers. Drew West, CEO of ANG, stated, “Acquiring Northville NG Fuels allows ANG to effectively penetrate the CNG station market […]

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Reading Truck Body and OEM Systems Announce Partnership

Reading Truck Body, a manufacturer of vocational truck bodies, and OEM Systems, a leader in CNG conversions, have announced a strategic partnership to offer customers a one-stop solution in CNG systems for service trucks and fleets. CNG upfits will take place at Reading’s facility in Louisville, Kentucky, which provides ship-thru capabilities. The centralized geographic location […]

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