Running Green http://fleetowner.com/taxonomy/term/6599/more en Love’s to expand CNG network along I-40 http://fleetowner.com/running-green/love-s-expand-cng-network-along-i-40 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.loves.com">Love&rsquo;s Travel Stop</a> said it will add another 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 location along Interstate 40. The location will be at an existing Love&rsquo;s location in West Memphis, AR, and feature fast-fill for heavy-duty trucks and a CNG fueling option for passenger vehicles.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/love-s-expand-cng-network-along-i-40" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/love-s-expand-cng-network-along-i-40#comments Blue Fleets Fleet Management Fuel News Running Green Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:57:00 +0000 141031 at http://fleetowner.com October 29, 2014: Truck firms sue over ban; family owners bow out; and crash spreads butter across roadway, causing closure http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/october-29-2014-truck-firms-sue-over-ban-family-owners-bow-out-and-crash-spreads-bu <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Here is a look at what is happening in the world of transportation today:</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/october-29-2014-truck-firms-sue-over-ban-family-owners-bow-out-and-crash-spreads-bu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/october-29-2014-truck-firms-sue-over-ban-family-owners-bow-out-and-crash-spreads-bu#comments Equipment Fleet Management News Running Green Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:37:00 +0000 140981 at http://fleetowner.com Grants available to offset cost of new drayage trucks at Port of Houston http://fleetowner.com/running-green/grants-available-offset-cost-new-drayage-trucks-port-houston <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The Houston-Galveston Area Council (HGAC) is hosting a <a href="http://www.mysolutionis.com/events/default.aspx">Drayage Truck Event</a> at the <a href="http://www.portofhouston.com/inside-the-port-authority/environmental-stewardship/news-updates/">Port of Houston</a> on Saturday, Nov. 1, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., to share information about available grants and loans to help truck owners replace older vehicles with new, cleaner ones.</p> <p>According to the group, funds that could cover up to 80% of the cost of a new truck are available.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/grants-available-offset-cost-new-drayage-trucks-port-houston" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/grants-available-offset-cost-new-drayage-trucks-port-houston#comments Equipment News Running Green Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:09:00 +0000 140951 at http://fleetowner.com October 28, 2014: Ford Transit picks up honor; truck drivers reunite dogs and their owners; and Michigan city bans trucks http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/october-28-2014-ford-transit-picks-honor-truck-drivers-reunite-dogs-and-their-owner <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Here is a look at what is happening in the world of trucking today:</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/october-28-2014-ford-transit-picks-honor-truck-drivers-reunite-dogs-and-their-owner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/october-28-2014-ford-transit-picks-honor-truck-drivers-reunite-dogs-and-their-owner#comments Equipment Fleet Management Fuel News Running Green Tue, 28 Oct 2014 14:30:00 +0000 140871 at http://fleetowner.com October 27, 2014: Port congestion ties up retailer profits; zombie truck driver; and the worst freight bottleneck in the U.S. http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/october-27-2014-port-congestion-ties-retailer-profits-zombie-truck-driver-and-worst <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Here is a look at what is happening in the world of transportation this morning:</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/october-27-2014-port-congestion-ties-retailer-profits-zombie-truck-driver-and-worst" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/october-27-2014-port-congestion-ties-retailer-profits-zombie-truck-driver-and-worst#comments Equipment Fleet Management Fuel News Running Green Technology Mon, 27 Oct 2014 14:11:00 +0000 140671 at http://fleetowner.com Asplundh adds propane autogas medium-duty trucks http://fleetowner.com/running-green/asplundh-adds-propane-autogas-medium-duty-trucks <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.prweb.net/Redirect.aspx?id=aHR0cDovL3d3dy5hc3BsdW5kaC5jb20=">Asplundh</a>, a provider of vegetation management services to utilities and municipalities, has added two <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/ford-0?intlink=incontent " title="Keyword link list" target="_blank">Ford</a></span> F-650 trucks powered by <a href="http://www.prweb.net/Redirect.aspx?id=aHR0cDovL3d3dy5ST1VTSENsZWFuVGVjaC5jb20=">Roush CleanTech</a> propane autogas fuel systems to its fleet.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/asplundh-adds-propane-autogas-medium-duty-trucks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/asplundh-adds-propane-autogas-medium-duty-trucks#comments Equipment Fuel News Running Green Mon, 27 Oct 2014 14:07:00 +0000 140631 at http://fleetowner.com Worthington Industries acquires CNG fuel systems manufacturer http://fleetowner.com/running-green/worthington-industries-acquires-cng-fuel-systems-manufacturer <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.worthingtonindustries.com/">Worthington Industries</a> has acquired an 80% equity interest in dHybrid Systems, a compressed <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/blue-fleets?intlink=incontent" title="" target="_blank">natural gas</a></span> (CNG) fuel systems provider.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/worthington-industries-acquires-cng-fuel-systems-manufacturer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/worthington-industries-acquires-cng-fuel-systems-manufacturer#comments Blue Fleets Equipment News Running Green Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:18:00 +0000 140481 at http://fleetowner.com Free ROI-calculator apps for LPG fueling http://fleetowner.com/running-green/free-roi-calculator-apps-lpg-fueling <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The <a href="http://www.propanecouncil.org/">Propane Education &amp; Research Council</a> (PERC) today released a <a href="propanecostcalculator.com">suite of online and mobile calculator apps</a>-- available free of charge&mdash; to enable vehicle owners to determine the return on investment and fuel savings they may realize by converting from gasoline or diesel to LPG fuel.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/free-roi-calculator-apps-lpg-fueling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/free-roi-calculator-apps-lpg-fueling#comments Fleet Management News Running Green Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:19:00 +0000 140411 at http://fleetowner.com Reading Truck Body, OEM Systems announce CNG partnership http://fleetowner.com/running-green/reading-truck-body-oem-systems-announce-cng-partnership <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Reading Truck Body and <a href="http://www.oemsystems.net">OEM Systems</a> have announced a new partnership that will provide a &ldquo;one-stop solutions&rdquo; for fleets looking 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) systems for service trucks.</p> <p>OEM Systems provides CNG conversions.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/reading-truck-body-oem-systems-announce-cng-partnership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/reading-truck-body-oem-systems-announce-cng-partnership#comments Blue Fleets Equipment News Running Green Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:46:00 +0000 140291 at http://fleetowner.com Ryder opens maintenance and rental facility in North Carolina http://fleetowner.com/running-green/ryder-opens-maintenance-and-rental-facility-north-carolina <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.ryder.com/">Ryder System</a> has opened a new maintenance and rental facility in Charlotte, NC. It is Ryder&rsquo;s third operating location in the area.&nbsp;</p> <p>The facility, located at 201 Forsyth Hall, provides state-of-the-art maintenance and rental services for commercial fleets. It features four drive-through maintenance repair bays, one wash bay, and a full service fuel island.&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/ryder-opens-maintenance-and-rental-facility-north-carolina" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/ryder-opens-maintenance-and-rental-facility-north-carolina#comments Blue Fleets Equipment Fleet Management News Running Green Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:45:00 +0000 140201 at http://fleetowner.com