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For small fleets, installing CNG fueling infrastructure onsite can be prohibitively expensive, leaving public fueling stations as the alternative. This CNG pump, provided by VNG.Co to a Valero station, is part of a multi-city public access fueling station development program in major U.S. markets. Photo courtesy of VNG.Co. Right Fuel, Right Route
In this era of inexpensive gasoline, alternative fuels still work — though fleets must tailor the technology to the use case now more than ever before.
Photo by Amy Winter-Hercher. Promoting Safer, Greener Fleets
These new technology tools on display at the 2015 Fleet Technology Expo are designed to increase fleet safety, reduce emissions and save money on fuel.
A ceremony celebrated the 2,000th recipicent of HVIP's voucher program: (l to r) Marcie Rodriguez, Redwood Products, Barbara Riordan, CARB, and Hicidro Campa, Rush Truck Centers Delivery Fleet Gets $23K for Hybrid Truck
Through a California hybrid incentive program, Redwood Products of Chino, Inc. received a $23,000 voucher to put toward a new Hino hybrid truck for its delivery fleet.
Photo via Toyota Making a Case for EVs in Fleets
Dave Head was the Sonoma County Fleet manager for 26 years but as an advocate for electric vehicles in fleets, he sees the new technology as a potential game changer, both for the environment and the bottom line.
Justin Tullis, an employee of Olympic Pool Plastering, loads equipment onto one of the fleet's propane trucks. Truck Fleet Prefers Bi-Fuel Propane System
After running both bi-fuel and dedicated-propane systems, this pool renovation company hopes to switch all of its fleet trucks to bi-fuel. The gasoline option comes in handy during long work trips.

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VW CEO Resigns Amid Diesel Scandal
Volkswagen AG has accepted the resignation of Martin Winterkorn, its chief executive, who released a statement saying he was shocked and stunned by the revelation that the company's diesel vehicles included software to evade emissions standards.
Photo courtesy of Hyundai.
L.A. Hyundai Dealer Adds Tucson Fuel Cell SUV
Keyes Hyundai in Los Angeles has become the fourth qualified Hyundai dealer to offer the Tucson Fuel Cell SUV for lease, the automaker announced.
Photo courtesy of Volkswagen.
Volkswagen 'Deeply Sorry' About EPA Violation
Volkswagen's chief executive said the company is "deeply sorry" and plans to fully cooperate with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in its investigation of the automaker's use of software to get around federal emissions regulations.
Photo of 2015 Golf TDI engine courtesy of VW.
VW, Audi Diesels Circumvented Clean-Air Regs
Audi and Volkswagen four-cylinder diesels used software to circumvent federal emissions standards, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has alleged.
Michigan-based Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation is among the fleets that uses Ford E-450 vehicles retrofitted with ROUSH CleanTech propane autogas fueling systems. Photo courtesy of ROUSH CleanTech.
ROUSH Increases Propane Tank Capacity for Paratransit Fleets
ROUSH CleanTech has developed an extended-range propane autogas fuel tank for the Ford E-450 chassis, the modifier announced.
DOE Offers $11M for Truck Alt-Fuel Tech
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced $11 million in available funding to support development and demonstration of alternative-fuel technologies for medium- and heavy-duty vehicles.
Photo of 2016 LEAF courtesy of Nissan.
2016 Nissan LEAF Crosses 100-Mile Range
Nissan has extended the range of its 2016 LEAF battery-electric compact car to 107 miles on a full charge, which represents a 27-percent increase from the 84-mile range of the outgoing model.
Photo of 2016 Prius courtesy of Toyota.
Toyota Improves Prius MPG by 10 Percent
Toyota's fourth generation 2016 Prius gasoline-electric hybrid improves fuel efficiency by 10 percent and will arrive early next year with Mirai-like styling elements designed to improve its emotional appeal, according to the automaker.
(l. to r.) CARB Member Barbara Riordan and Marcie Rodriguez of Redwood Products, Inc stand in front of hybrid delivery truck that was awarded the 2,000th heavy-duty clean vehicle voucher incentive. Photo courtesy of CARB.
Calif. Awards 2,000th Alt-Fuel Truck Voucher
California has handed out 2,000 vouchers to fleets to fund hybrid and battery-electric zero-emission trucks and buses under a grant program overseen by the California Air Resources Board (CARB), the board has announced.
Image courtesy of CALSTART.
Truck Fleets Support Higher Fuel Efficiency Standards
A high percentage of fleet operators recently surveyed by the California clean transportation consortium CALSTART generally support higher national fuel efficiency standards for medium- and heavy-duty trucks, reported Natural Gas Intelligence.

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