Love’s Travel Stops to Buy Trillium CNG

Love’s Travel Stops to Buy Trillium CNG

Oklahoma City-based Love’s Travel Stops plans to purchase Chicago-based compressed natural gas (CNG) provider Trillium CNG from WEC Energy Group, adding 37 public-access CNG locations to its natural gas vehicle (NGV) fueling network.

February 10, 2016

Legislation Would Drive Texas State Vehicles to NatGas

Texas state Sen. Carlos Uresti (D-San Antonio) has filed a bill (SB 12) intended to encourage state agencies to convert their vehicle fleets to run on alternative fuels, preferably natural gas.

March 13, 2015
NGV Industry Pushes Back on Proposed California Low-Carbon Standards

NGV Industry Pushes Back on Proposed California Low-Carbon Standards

As part of the implementation of its 2006 Climate Change law (AB 32), California is considering major changes in the state’s low carbon fuel standards (LCFS) that could set back the growing natural gas vehicle (NGV) market. All the major NGV players have weighed in on the issue at the California Air Resources Board (CARB).

November 7, 2014
NGV Sector Proves to Be Crossroad for Nations, Businesses

NGV Sector Proves to Be Crossroad for Nations, Businesses

Some of the latest developments in the natural gas vehicle (NGV) industry are blurring international borders and energy sectors, giving further proof to the notion that gas use in transportation is becoming global in scope.

November 4, 2014

California Puts $4.3M More Into NatGas Vehicles; CNG Rolls On

Even though its hydrogen/electric dole garnered most of the headlines (see Daily GPI, July 23), the California Energy Commission (CEC) also with less fanfare awarded $4.3 million for natural gas vehicle (NGV) expansion in the form of state funded rebates and other incentives for fleets and individual drivers to switch to NGVs.

July 25, 2014

Market Ripe for Medium-, Heavy-Duty NGVs

Because of its high fuel use and average miles driven, the fleet sector using medium- and heavy-duty vehicles provides a global market plum waiting to be picked by the alternative fuel vehicle providers, including natural gas vehicles (NGV), according to a report from Navigant Research.

July 14, 2014
New York Grants Spur 12 New CNG Fueling Stations

New York Grants Spur 12 New CNG Fueling Stations

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) said on Tuesday it is making $3.6 million in grants available to help nurture 12 additional fueling stations for compressed natural gas (CNG). Grant proposals are due by July 9.

May 30, 2014

More U.S. CNG Milestones Passed

AT&T passed a milestone Wednesday with the delivery of the 8,000th compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicle for its fleet operations at a public fueling station at the St. Louis Lambert Airport.

May 16, 2014

Lone Star State Offering NGV Incentives

In Texas up to $7.7 million in financial incentives is being made available toward the purchase or lease of new natural gas vehicles (NGV) powered by compressed natural gas (CNG) or propane, and electric vehicles, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) announced.

May 15, 2014

Colorado Looking to Push CNG Co-Fueling Locations

The Colorado Energy Office, which has a goal of diversifying the state’s energy use for transportation, is preparing to issue a request for applications (RFA) for partial funding of compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling stations that are co-located with electric vehicle (EV) charging sites and/or propane fueling locations.

May 2, 2014