Blue Fleets http://fleetowner.com/taxonomy/term/32761/more en New partnership expands Gain Clean Fuel network in Alabama http://fleetowner.com/running-green/new-partnership-expands-gain-clean-fuel-network-alabama <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><font face="Times New Roman" size="3">A new </font><a href="http://www.usgain.com/" target="_blank"><u><font color="#0000ff" face="Times New Roman" size="3">Gain Clean Fuel</font></u></a><font face="Times New Roman" size="3"> compressed <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/blue-fleets?intlink=incontent" title="" target="_blank">natural gas</a></span> (CNG) station is now open for carriers in Dothan, Alabama. U.S. Gain, a division of U.S. Venture, Inc. partnered with Corridor Clean Fuels (CCF) to co-brand the existing CCF station located at 735 Ross Clark Circle along Highway 431.</font></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/new-partnership-expands-gain-clean-fuel-network-alabama" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/new-partnership-expands-gain-clean-fuel-network-alabama#comments Blue Fleets News Running Green Mon, 28 Mar 2016 14:31:00 +0000 187561 at http://fleetowner.com Agility awarded new CNG contract from UPS http://fleetowner.com/fuel/agility-awarded-new-cng-contract-ups <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.agilityfuelsystems.com/" target="_blank"><u>Agility Fuel Systems</u></a> announced that UPS has ordered Agility&#39;s new Behind-the-Cab CNG fuel systems for delivery in the third quarter of 2016. With this new order, UPS will be operating over 1,700 heavy duty trucks equipped with Agility <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/blue-fleets?intlink=incontent" title="" target="_blank">natural gas</a></span> fuel systems, the company said.</p> <p>According to Agility, its fuel system fits up to six inches closer to the cab for improved aerodynamics and leaving more available rail space for transporting freight.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fuel/agility-awarded-new-cng-contract-ups" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fuel/agility-awarded-new-cng-contract-ups#comments Blue Fleets Fuel News Running Green Thu, 17 Mar 2016 13:32:00 +0000 186771 at http://fleetowner.com UPS invests $100M in CNG http://fleetowner.com/running-green/ups-invests-100m-cng <div class="field-deck"> Company adds 380 new CNG tractors and 12 CNG fueling stations in U.S. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="https://www.pressroom.ups.com/pressroom/about.page?countrylang=US-English" target="_blank"><u>UPS</u></a><a href="https://www.pressroom.ups.com/pressroom/about.page?countrylang=US-English" target="_blank"> announced plans to invest $100 million</a> to build an additional 12 compressed <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/blue-fleets?intlink=incontent" title="" target="_blank">natural gas</a></span> (CNG) fueling stations and add 380 new CNG tractors to its growing alternative fuel and advanced technology fleet.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/ups-invests-100m-cng" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/ups-invests-100m-cng#comments Blue Fleets Equipment News Running Green Tue, 15 Mar 2016 13:56:00 +0000 186611 at http://fleetowner.com <p>UPS announced that it has added 380 new compressed natural gas tractors to its U.S. fleet.</p> McNeilus expands NGEN brand http://fleetowner.com/blue-fleets/mcneilus-expands-ngen-brand <div class="field-deck"> Company to include new high capacity back-of-cab CNG configuration </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.mcneiluscompanies.com/" target="_blank"><u>McNeilus Truck &amp; Manufacturing</u></a> announced an expansion of its <a href="http://www.ngencng.com/" target="_blank"><u>McNeilus NGEN Compressed <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/blue-fleets?intlink=incontent" title="" target="_blank">Natural Gas</a></span> (CNG) system</u></a> offerings with a new high capacity back-of-cab CNG configuration that provides 88 diesel gallon equivalents (DGEs) packaged in a low profile design.&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/blue-fleets/mcneilus-expands-ngen-brand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/blue-fleets/mcneilus-expands-ngen-brand#comments Blue Fleets News Tue, 08 Mar 2016 13:47:00 +0000 186041 at http://fleetowner.com <p><span style="line-height: 115%; font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;; font-size: 11pt; mso-fareast-font-family: Calibri; mso-fareast-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA;">McNeilus Truck &amp; Manufacturing expands offerings of its NGEN Compressed Natural Gas systems. </span></p> Green Fleet of the Month: Living green http://fleetowner.com/running-green/green-fleet-month-living-green <div class="field-deck"> Fleet hopes switch from biodiesel to natural gas produces more environmental, cost benefits </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Family-owned Testa Produce not only delivers fresh, it is living fresh. The Chicago-based company was one of the first area firms to convert its entire delivery fleet of 52 vehicles over to biodiesel. Now, it is getting even cleaner.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/green-fleet-month-living-green" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/green-fleet-month-living-green#comments Blue Fleets Equipment Fleet Management Fuel News Running Green Silver Mon, 07 Mar 2016 16:06:00 +0000 185821 at http://fleetowner.com IMPCO receives EPA certification http://fleetowner.com/running-green/impco-receives-epa-certification <div class="field-deck"> EPA certifies LPG bi-fuel FORD F150 5.0-liter Ti-VCT V8 Truck Engine </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><a href="http://www.impcoautomotive.com/" target="_blank"><u><font color="#0000ff" face="Times New Roman" size="3">IMPCO Automotive</font></u></a><font face="Times New Roman" size="3"> division of IMPCO Technologies and a subsidiary of Fuel Systems Solutions, has received certification from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for its 2016 <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/ford-0?intlink=incontent " title="Keyword link list" target="_blank">Ford</a></span> F-150 (half ton) pick-up truck. The truck features the 5.0-Liter TI-VCT V8 engine. </font></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/impco-receives-epa-certification" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/impco-receives-epa-certification#comments Blue Fleets Equipment News Running Green Fri, 04 Mar 2016 13:59:00 +0000 185541 at http://fleetowner.com Calstart accepts ARC as latest member http://fleetowner.com/running-green/calstart-accepts-arc-latest-member <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><font face="Times New Roman" size="3">Mike Camosy, president and CEO of </font><a href="http://www.arcindy.com/" target="_blank"><u><font color="#0000ff" face="Times New Roman" size="3">Auto Research Center</font></u></a><font face="Times New Roman" size="3"> (ARC) in Indianapolis, IN, announced its recent acceptance as a member to Calstart. Calstart and its 150 members are dedicated to expanding and supporting efforts that will promote a clean transportation industry.</font></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/calstart-accepts-arc-latest-member" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/calstart-accepts-arc-latest-member#comments Blue Fleets News Running Green Wed, 24 Feb 2016 14:27:00 +0000 184651 at http://fleetowner.com AmeriPride receives first of 10 electric delivery trucks http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/ameripride-receives-first-10-electric-delivery-trucks <div class="field-deck"> 20% of delivery fleet at Vernon, CA, facility to be replaced by electric trucks </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><a href="http://www.amewripride.com/" target="_blank"><u><font color="#0000ff" face="Times New Roman" size="3">AmeriPride Services</font></u></a><font face="Times New Roman" size="3"> announced plans to replace 20% of the fleet at its Vernon branch with electric delivery trucks equipped with </font><a href="http://www.motivps.com/" target="_blank"><u><font color="#0000ff" face="Times New Roman" size="3">Motiv Power Systems</font></u></a><font face="Times New Roman" size="3"> All-Electric Powertrains. Motiv has delivered the first of 10 zero-emission step vans.</font></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/ameripride-receives-first-10-electric-delivery-trucks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/ameripride-receives-first-10-electric-delivery-trucks#comments Blue Fleets Powertrain News Wed, 24 Feb 2016 14:18:00 +0000 184641 at http://fleetowner.com <p>AmeriPride receives first of 10&nbsp;electric delivery trucks as an effort to replace 20% of its Vernon fleet with electric trucks.</p> Diesel Direct acquires Pure Energy http://fleetowner.com/fuel/diesel-direct-acquires-pure-energy <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Diesel Direct announced the acquisition of all assets of Pure Energy.&nbsp; The strategic purchase includes all mobile fueling customers, a full portfolio of biodiesel products, and Pure Energy&rsquo;s sustainable energy intellectual property.&nbsp; In addition, all full-time employees, including the owner of Pure Energy, have joined Diesel Direct.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fuel/diesel-direct-acquires-pure-energy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fuel/diesel-direct-acquires-pure-energy#comments Blue Fleets Fuel News Running Green Wed, 17 Feb 2016 13:43:00 +0000 184061 at http://fleetowner.com Eaton launches new CNG hose products http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/eaton-launches-new-cng-hose-products <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Power management company <a href="http://www.eaton.com">Eaton</a> announced the launch of the high pressure 35NG hose and low pressure NG-TW hose for compressed <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/blue-fleets?intlink=incontent" title="" target="_blank">natural gas</a></span> (CNG) applications. Tested by T&Uuml;V Rheinland, the hoses are among the first to be certified to ANSI NGV 4.2 Class A &amp; D and ANSI NGV 3.1 Class B &amp; C, Eaton said.</p> <p>Primarily utilized in dispensing and commercial vehicle applications, such as refuse trucks, buses and delivery vehicles, the certified hose offerings ensure safety requirements and quality standards are met, according to the company.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/eaton-launches-new-cng-hose-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/powertrain/eaton-launches-new-cng-hose-products#comments Blue Fleets Powertrain Equipment Fuel News Running Green Wed, 10 Feb 2016 13:13:00 +0000 183621 at http://fleetowner.com