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Member News | 10.24.16

Republic Services Plans to Add 250 CNG Route Trucks in 2017 Republic Services, the nation’s second-largest refuse company, is extending its investment in NGVs with plans to add 250 CNG-fueled route trucks to its fleet in 2017. Currently, 2,500 of Republic’s 12,000 route trucks run on CNG. According to the company, 40 to 45 percent […]

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Industry Events

Industry Events | 10.24.16

NGV Global 2017 Conference Abstracts Due | Oct. 27 Organizers of the NGV Global 2017 Conference and Exhibition are accepting abstract submissions for possible presentation at the March 20–23 conference in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Submissions should focus on the economic and environmental opportunities created by the use of natural gas fuels. CARB One-Stop Truck Events […]

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CDFA Rewrites Proposed Quality-Control Regulation for Natural Gas Fuels

The California Department of Food and Agriculture has substantially rewritten its proposed natural gas fuel quality-control regulation and extended the implementation date by one year. In July, the CDFA proposed mandating a minimum amount of methane in natural gas fuels by Jan. 1, 2017, and imposing labeling requirements at the pump to ensure fuel purity. […]

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News Briefs

News Briefs | 10.10.16

Congress Considers Bills to Boost NGVs U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-La.) last month introduced the Natural Gas Truck Parity Act of 2016, which would encourage the use of NGVs nationwide. The bill amends the IRS Code of 1986 to reduce by 35 percent the federal excise tax imposed on the sale of heavy-duty trucks. The […]

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Member News | 10.10.16

Clean Energy Opens Its First Public Natural Gas Station in Oregon Clean Energy Fuels has opened its first public CNG and LNG fueling station in Oregon, located on I-5 in Central Point, outside Medford. The station is open 24 hours, and Matheson Trucking, a USPS-contracted carrier, is using it for its California to Seattle runs. […]

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Industry Events

Industry Events | 10.10.16

High Horsepower Summit | Oct. 11–13, Chicago The HHP Summit presents natural gas to operators of high-horsepower equipment as a solution for reducing fuel costs, improving environmental performance, and complying with air quality regulations. NGV Technology Forum | Oct. 18–19, San Diego The Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory is hosting the NGV Technology […]

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