TruStar Energy Names Alt-Fuel Veteran New VP of Sales

Oct 26, 2016

TruStar Energy, a subsidiary of Fortistar and developer of compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling stations, says that it has hired alternative fuel systems veteran Aaron Lay to lead the company’s sales group. Lay, who spent the past 14 years in [Read More]

BYD, Long Beach Transit Win CleanTech Award

Oct 24, 2016

Electric vehicle manufacturer BYD and Long Beach Transit (LBT) have received the Long Beach – Qingdao Sister City Association’s (LBQA) inaugural Green Partners CleanTech Award for their contribution to improving the environment through LBT’s zero-emission, battery-electric bus program. “BYD is [Read More]

DTF, Industry Leaders Release Video Series on Clean Diesel Benefits

Oct 19, 2016

The Diesel Technology Forum (DTF) is releasing a series of short videos featuring industry leaders from Caterpillar Inc., Cummins, CNH Industrial, John Deere, Neste and Volvo Group highlighting the major efficiency improvements and emissions reductions being achieved with new clean [Read More]

AECOM to Build $1 Billion North American EV Manufacturing Plant

Oct 18, 2016

AECOM, a fully integrated global infrastructure firm, says it has been selected to construct the $1 billion, 3 million-square-foot electric vehicle (EV) manufacturing plant for Faraday Future (FF) in North Las Vegas. The project, to be delivered with a guaranteed [Read More]

First Element Fuel Wins Clean Air Award for True Zero Network

Oct 17, 2016

First Element Fuel Inc., which is building the True Zero Network of hydrogen charging stations throughout California, has been named winner of the South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) Clean Air Award for 2016 in the category of Business [Read More]

Matheson Trucking Receives Award for CNG/LNG Fleet Conversion

Oct 11, 2016

Sacramento, Calif.-based Matheson Trucking Inc. says it has received a Natural Gas Vehicles for America (NGVAmerica) achievement award for its ongoing fuel transition program involving both compressed natural gas (CNG) and liquefied natural gas (LNG) conversions of 37 truck tractors [Read More]

Air Liquide Launches Hydrogen Website, Infrastructure App

Oct 10, 2016

In support of National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day, which was created to raise awareness of fuel cell and hydrogen technologies that provide reliable and resilient power, reduce greenhouse-gas emissions, and increase America’s energy security, Air Liquide has launched the [Read More]

Clean Fuels Michigan Hires New Executive Director

Oct 05, 2016

Clean Fuels Michigan (CFM) says that Mike Alaimo has been brought on board to assume the role of executive director, effective immediately. CFM is a statewide nonprofit organization of businesses and other industry stakeholders dedicated to growing a high-tech, clean [Read More]

General Dynamics NASSCO Delivers Fourth LNG-Ready Tanker

Sep 30, 2016

General Dynamics NASSCO says it has delivered the fourth liquefied natural gas (LNG)-ready vessel in a series of five ECO Class product tankers under contract with American Petroleum Tankers. According to General Dynamics, the vessel was delivered during a special [Read More]

LNG Dual-Fuel Icebreaker Ready for Service at Finnish Transport Agency

Sep 29, 2016

Arctech Helsinki Shipyard Inc., which specializes in arctic shipbuilding technology and other offshore and special vessels, says it has delivered the liquefied natural gas (LNG) dual-fuel icebreaker Polaris to the Finnish transport agency. According to Arctech, the Finnish transport agency then handed [Read More]

Nel ASA to Deliver New Dual Hydrogen Fueling Solution

Sep 28, 2016

Nel Hydrogen Solutions, a global, dedicated hydrogen company delivering solutions to produce, store and distribute hydrogen from renewable energy, has been awarded a contract by SIA Hydrogenis, a major hydrogen project developer in Latvia, for the delivery of the new [Read More]

BYD Receives LASC 2016 Electric Bus of the Year Award

Sep 22, 2016

The Los Angeles Sustainability Coalition (LASC) has presented BYD, one of the world’s largest electric vehicle companies specializing in battery technology, with its 2016 Electric Bus of the Year Award. According to the LASC, this award reflects BYD’s growth both in [Read More]

Toyota 2017 Mirai FCEV Boasts 312-Mile Range, Maintains Price Tag

Sep 20, 2016

Toyota has announced pricing for its 2017 model year (MY) Mirai hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicle (FCEV) and boasts its U.S. Environmental Protection Agency-estimated driving range of 312 miles. According to Toyota, the car is a zero-emission vehicle, combining hydrogen and oxygen to [Read More]

American Trucking Associations Hosts Nat-Gas Tech Program

Sep 19, 2016

Today, American Trucking Associations (ATA) CEO and President Chris Spear will host a special Transport Topics LiveOnWeb program on the topic of natural gas technologies and trucking, titled “Transporting the Nation’s Freight Bill on a Natural Gas Diet.” The program will [Read More]

NGVAmerica Names Recipients of 2016 NGV Achievement Awards

Sep 14, 2016

NGVAmerica, the national trade association dedicated to developing a sustainable market for natural gas vehicles (NGVs), including compressed natural gas (CNG) and liquefied natural gas (LNG) vehicles, or vehicles powered by biomethane, says it presented the 2016 NGV Achievement Awards as [Read More]

CHBC to Host Hydrogen, Fuel Cell Workshop

Sep 12, 2016

The California Hydrogen Business Council (CHBC) says it will host a one-day workshop to discuss hydrogen and fuel cell solutions and ways to meet emissions-reduction goals of California ports. According to the CHBC, presentations from port authorities, terminal operators, trucking [Read More]

Chicago Area Clean Cities Elects Fleet Relations Director to Its Board

Sep 08, 2016

The Chicago Area Clean Cities Coalition (CACC) has elected Chris Lyon, director of fleet relations for the Association for the Work Truck Industry, NTEA, to its executive board. NTEA, based in Farmington Hills, Mich., was established in 1964 and now [Read More]

Tesoro Acquires Renewable Fuels Company for BioForming Tech

Sep 07, 2016

Petroleum refiner Tesoro says it has acquired Virent, a renewable fuels and chemical company, supporting the scale-up and commercialization of Virent’s BioForming technology for the production of low-carbon bio-based fuels and chemicals. As a result of the acquisition, Virent will [Read More]

New Carport System at Cal State, Long Beach Enables EV Charging

Sep 02, 2016

California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) and SunPower Corp. have announced that construction is under way on a 4.8 MW SunPower Helix Carport solar power system that will enable electric vehicle (EV) charging on-site. “With the cost-competitive solar generated by [Read More]

Plug In America Launches New Website Focused on EVs

Sep 01, 2016

Plug In America, an organization in electric vehicle (EV) consumer advocacy working to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions and the U.S.’ dependence on petroleum, has announced the launch of its new website. According to the company, the new website provides quick and [Read More]

BYD Executive Appointed to National Research Council Committee

Aug 31, 2016

BYD, a global provider of electric vehicle manufacturing, has announced that BYD Heavy Industries Senior Vice President Macy Neshati has been appointed by the Transportation Research Board, a division of the U.S.’s prestigious National Research Council, to serve on its [Read More]

SCCEBA Works to Build a Clean Energy Transportation Plan

Aug 30, 2016

More than 50 clean energy representatives and thought leaders from all over North and South Carolina came together recently in Cayce, S.C., at the SCANA headquarters to discuss the future of clean transportation in South Carolina. The meeting was hosted [Read More]

BNEF Report on Second-Life EV Battery Storage

Aug 26, 2016

The electric vehicle (EV) market is set to grow quickly, but so far, there has been no consensus on the ‘second-life’ of the used EV batteries. In a report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF), senior analyst Claire Curry has [Read More]

Nel ASA Secures Repeat Order for Two New Hydrogen Stations

Aug 23, 2016

Nel Hydrogen Solutions says it has secured a repeat order for two new CAR-200 hydrogen stations from an undisclosed European customer, as Nel Hydrogen Fueling, formerly known as H2 Logic A/S and a division of Nel ASA, has initiated production [Read More]

Romeo Power Launches Line of High-Performance EV Battery Systems

Aug 22, 2016

Romeo Power, a Santa Monica, Calif.-based electric vehicle (EV) battery systems start-up company, says it is now launching a line of high-performance battery packs that are optimized to outperform other battery systems on the EV market today. Specifically, the company, [Read More]

EVEN Electric to Develop EV Retail Distribution Network

Aug 19, 2016

EVEN Electric, a new venture announced this week in Ottawa, Ontario, intends to create the first global sales and distribution network for electric vehicle (EV) transportation, offering multi-brand new and pre-owned vehicles through an innovative retail and online customer experience. [Read More]

Orange EV Launches Class 8 Electric Truck, Provides Fleet Options

Aug 18, 2016

Orange EV, a Kansas City, Mo.-based original equipment manufacturer providing heavy-duty electric vehicle (EV) solutions to industrial fleets, is now accepting orders for its all-new T-Series pure electric terminal truck. “Orange EV’s initial T-Series, a complete remanufacture of existing trucks, has been operating [Read More]

CCW Provides ZEPS Electric Bus to Orange County for Fair Route

Aug 17, 2016

Complete Coach Works (CCW), a transportation solutions company specializing in bus remanufacturing and complete electronic drive systems, says it has provided its Zero-Emission Propulsion System (ZEPS) demo bus to Orange County Transit Association (OCTA) to support one of the Orange [Read More]

DOE Reports Median EV Range Jumped More Than 10 Miles

Aug 16, 2016

According to data compiled by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), the median all-electric vehicle (AEV) range in the U.S. has increased by more than 10 miles – from 73 miles in 2011 to 83.5 miles in 2016. The DOE [Read More]

BMW: Electrified Model Vehicle Sales Soar in July

Aug 12, 2016

BMW says that its electrified models continue to exceed expectations, announcing that 4% of all BMW sales in Western Europe in July were electrified vehicles – and that percentage increases significantly in markets where electric mobility is supported through financial [Read More]