FYI

American Power Group Receives $600,000 Dual-Fuel Vehicle Orders

Feb 10, 2016

American Power Group (APG) has received follow-on purchase orders from two of its top U.S. customers for APG V5000 turbocharged natural gas systems and supporting compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling systems. These new orders total over $600,000 and are expected [Read More]

Toyota U2 Urban Utility Concept Makes First Public Debut

Feb 10, 2016

Designed as a vehicle offering the most versatility in an urban environment, the Toyota U2 (pronounced “U-Squared”) Utility Concept will make its first auto show appearance at the Canadian International Auto Show. From there, it will go on to the [Read More]

Palm Tran Connection Gets Back $381,294 for Buying 50 Propane Vehicles

Feb 09, 2016

Palm Tran Connection, the paratransit division of Palm Beach County’s public transportation system, has received $381,294 from the State of Florida’s Natural Gas Fuel Fleet Vehicle Rebate Program. Palm Tran Connection purchased 50 new propane-fueled vehicles as part of its [Read More]

Motiv to Deliver First Electric Delivery Van to AmeriPride

Feb 09, 2016

Motiv Power Systems says it will deliver the first all-electric delivery truck in AmeriPride’s fleet later this month. Built on a Ford F59 chassis, the walk-in step van is the first Motiv-powered vehicle built around a previously used body. It is one [Read More]

GreenPower Gets CARB Approval for EV350 Electric Bus

Feb 08, 2016

GreenPower Motor Co. has announced that its EV350 40-foot, all-electric, heavy-duty bus has been approved by the California Air Resources Board (CARB). The 2016 model year EV350 was approved in conjunction with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as a heavy-duty [Read More]

Virginia Clean Cities to Hold Third-Annual “Rally at the Raceway”

Feb 04, 2016

Virginia Clean Cities has announced that it will host its third-annual “Rally at the Raceway” for alternative fuel vehicles on Thursday, April 7th. The event will be held between 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. EST at the Richmond International Raceway, [Read More]

California County Joins Sustainable Fleet Accreditation Program

Feb 04, 2016

The County of Ventura, Calif., says it is reducing greenhouse-gas emissions from its fleet of vehicles, and lowering costs, by participating in a national sustainable fleet accreditation program. The National Association of Fleet Administrators (NAFA) runs the NAFA Sustainable Fleet [Read More]

Bion Turning Captured Ammonia into Renewable Natural Gas

Feb 03, 2016

Bion Environmental Technologies says that over the past three years, the company has modified its technology platform to enable the capture of ammonia and its conversion into commercial products, rather than its destruction. This has enabled the production of renewable [Read More]

Three Clean Cities Coalitions to Host Green Drives Conference

Feb 03, 2016

Clean Cities coalitions from Chicago, Wisconsin and northern Indiana have announced they are partnering to host a green transportation conference in the Chicago area on May 19. The Lake Michigan Clean Cities Consortium will host the Green Drives Conference and Expo [Read More]

Student-Led Transit Agency Purchases Two Electric Buses

Feb 02, 2016

The Associated Students of the University of Montana (ASUM) Transportation has ordered two Proterra 40-foot Catalyst Fast Charge electric buses and one semi-autonomous fast charger for its UDASH routes. ASUM says it is prioritizing electric vehicle (EV) mass transit and will begin [Read More]