Running Green http://fleetowner.com/taxonomy/term/6599/more en Fontaine Modification to install CNG systems from Mainstay Fuel Technologies http://fleetowner.com/running-green/fontaine-modification-install-cng-systems-mainstay-fuel-technologies <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://mainstayfueltechnologies.us3.list-manage.com/track/click?u=80f8fc85e476f3a52728a82d2&amp;id=5a79cb0641&amp;e=1e3e3e6c00">Fontaine Modification</a> will serve as a turnkey provider of CNG fuel systems from <a href="http://mainstayfueltechnologies.us3.list-manage2.com/track/click?u=80f8fc85e476f3a52728a82d2&amp;id=4e726232a4&amp;e=1e3e3e6c00">Mainstay Fuel Technologies</a>. The systems will be installed on Class 8 over-the-road tractors.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/fontaine-modification-install-cng-systems-mainstay-fuel-technologies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/fontaine-modification-install-cng-systems-mainstay-fuel-technologies#comments Blue Fleets Equipment News Running Green Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:26:00 +0000 131781 at http://fleetowner.com Production begins on FCCC propane autogas chassis http://fleetowner.com/running-green/production-begins-fccc-propane-autogas-chassis <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/freightliner-1?intlink=incontent" title="Keyword link list" target="_blank">Freightliner</a></span> Custom Chassis Corp. (FCCC) has <a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/fccc-delivers-propane-autogas-powered-s2g-test-units">started production</a> on its propane autogas <a href="http://www.S2Gtruck.com">S2G medium-duty chassis</a>. The vehicle features FCCC&rsquo;s S2 chassis with a factory-<a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/epa-carb-give-blessing-cleanfuel-s-propane-s2g-chassis-system">installed propane autogas engine and fuel system</a> from CleanFuel USA.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/production-begins-fccc-propane-autogas-chassis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/production-begins-fccc-propane-autogas-chassis#comments Equipment Fuel News Running Green Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:23:00 +0000 131771 at http://fleetowner.com Westport to offer WiNG system for 2015 Ford Transit http://fleetowner.com/running-green/westport-offer-wing-system-2015-ford-transit <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Westport announced that its <a href="http://www.westport.com/wing">WiNG compressed natural gas system</a> will be offered on both the <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/ford-0?intlink=incontent " title="Keyword link list" target="_blank">Ford</a></span> Transit van and cutaway models.</p> <p>The <a href="http://fleetowner.com/equipment/ford-touts-transit-s-epa-fuel-economy-numbers">Transit</a> cutaway will be offered at 10,000 GVW and below. Both versions of the Transit van and cutaway will be EPA and CARB certified, Westport said.</p> <p>The vehicles will offer a 3.7L gaseous prep engine.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/westport-offer-wing-system-2015-ford-transit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/westport-offer-wing-system-2015-ford-transit#comments Blue Fleets Equipment News Running Green Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:23:00 +0000 131511 at http://fleetowner.com TruStar Energy breaks ground on new CNG station in Orlando http://fleetowner.com/running-green/trustar-energy-breaks-ground-new-cng-station-orlando <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.trustarenergy.com">TruStar Energy</a> is building a new fast-fill 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 in Orlando, FL. The station will be a public station providing access to Class 8 vehicles through four traffic lanes and two fueling islands.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/trustar-energy-breaks-ground-new-cng-station-orlando" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/trustar-energy-breaks-ground-new-cng-station-orlando#comments Blue Fleets Equipment News Running Green Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:57:00 +0000 131431 at http://fleetowner.com Phillips & Temro Industries buys Idle Free Systems http://fleetowner.com/running-green/phillips-temro-industries-buys-idle-free-systems <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Phillips &amp; Temro Industries (PTI), a portfolio company of the Audax Group, has acquired <a href="http://idlefreesystems.com/">Idle Free Systems</a>. &nbsp;Madison, WI-based Idle Free provides &ldquo;idle-elimination auxiliary power unit (APU) solutions&rdquo; for over-the-road, day cab, and vocational trucks. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/phillips-temro-industries-buys-idle-free-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/phillips-temro-industries-buys-idle-free-systems#comments News Running Green Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:32:00 +0000 131141 at http://fleetowner.com TruStar Energy sets up portable CNG fueling station for Basin Disposal http://fleetowner.com/running-green/trustar-energy-sets-portable-cng-fueling-station-basin-disposal <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.trustarenergy.com">TruStar Energy </a>has opened a new<a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/natural-gas-road"> compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling</a> station for<a href="http://www.basindisposal.com/"> Basin Disposal in Pasco, WA</a>.</p> <p>The time-fill station is equipped with TruStar&rsquo;s PFS Elite 150 portable fuel system.</p> <p>It will initially fill Basin&rsquo;s current CNG fleet, which is composed of four vehicles. Plans call for the addition of more vehicles, said Basin Disposal&rsquo;s president, Darrick Dietrich.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/trustar-energy-sets-portable-cng-fueling-station-basin-disposal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/trustar-energy-sets-portable-cng-fueling-station-basin-disposal#comments Fuel News Running Green Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:52:00 +0000 131101 at http://fleetowner.com Cummins: E85-fueled engine cuts medium-duty CO2 emissions by 50% to 80% http://fleetowner.com/running-green/cummins-e85-fueled-engine-cuts-medium-duty-co2-emissions-50-80 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>A new engine/powertrain combination developed by Cummins Inc. that&rsquo;s fueled by <a href="http://www.afdc.energy.gov/fuels/ethanol_e85.html">E85</a> (an ethanol/gasoline blend) <a href="http://www.energy.ca.gov/drive/projects/ARV-10-044.html">&nbsp;cuts carbon-dioxide (CO2) emissions by 50% to 80% vs. a baseline gasoline-powered medium-duty truck</a>, according to the manufacturer.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/cummins-e85-fueled-engine-cuts-medium-duty-co2-emissions-50-80" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/cummins-e85-fueled-engine-cuts-medium-duty-co2-emissions-50-80#comments Equipment News Running Green Tue, 15 Jul 2014 20:19:00 +0000 130941 at http://fleetowner.com <p><em><strong>The Cummins 2.8L ETHOS engine was developed specifically to run on E-85, which the engine maker describes as a &ldquo;clean-burning blend&rdquo; of 85% ethanol and 15% gasoline</strong></em></p> Clean Energy doubles CNG capacity for Saddle Creek http://fleetowner.com/running-green/clean-energy-doubles-cng-capacity-saddle-creek <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Clean Energy Corp. is doubling its <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001Qicu7vDIVBETkSeW_thJg9c3wqj073SpYpVAYxzmQ_YJE38rSng-t6z4P_n1-95BayHPc2PRvq9tfO5mCjPPf20ZI77IrwYdEQ8PONZ0yhsoB99vMv6UY4xaJrp2VD5mraX4qeZZFQdHe0FFjakge-y2RXFbyZmEPlaQO8zsCciUbEauwUJRmg==&amp;c=VJANK7epEB0fIaU95v22NcyNFzBvVnXMKLZwwQ">CNG station capacity</a> in Lakeland, FL, in support of carrier Saddle Creek Transportation.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/clean-energy-doubles-cng-capacity-saddle-creek" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/clean-energy-doubles-cng-capacity-saddle-creek#comments Blue Fleets Equipment News Running Green Tue, 15 Jul 2014 13:52:00 +0000 130881 at http://fleetowner.com Optimus Technologies receives EPA approval for biofuel conversion solution http://fleetowner.com/running-green/optimus-technologies-receives-epa-approval-biofuel-conversion-solution <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.optimustec.com">Optimus Technologies</a> said it has received U.S. EPA approval for its advanced biofuel conversion solution. The approval covers the use of pure biofuel derived from recycled cooking oil, the company said, making it the first provider of a biofuel conversion system to receive EPA approval.</p> <p>The system can reduce fleet fuel costs up to 25% and reduce lifecycle emissions up to 80% without the start-up costs of compressed <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/blue-fleets?intlink=incontent" title="" target="_blank">natural gas</a></span> (CNG), the company said.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/optimus-technologies-receives-epa-approval-biofuel-conversion-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/optimus-technologies-receives-epa-approval-biofuel-conversion-solution#comments Equipment News Running Green Silver Mon, 14 Jul 2014 12:30:00 +0000 130751 at http://fleetowner.com Power Solutions International receives EPA certification for 8.8L engine http://fleetowner.com/running-green/power-solutions-international-receives-epa-certification-88l-engine <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Power Solutions International said it has received U.S. EPA certification for its <a href="http://www.psiengines.com">8.8L propane and natural gas fueled engine</a> for on-highway applications.</p> <p>According to Power Solutions International, the engine is a cost-competitive, easy-to-integrate option for medium-duty commercial truck and bus fleets. The engine suits a wide range of on-highway applications, including vocational trucks, school and transit buses, delivery fleets, recreational vehicles, tow and utility trucks, and garbage trucks.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/power-solutions-international-receives-epa-certification-88l-engine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/power-solutions-international-receives-epa-certification-88l-engine#comments Blue Fleets Equipment News Running Green Silver Mon, 14 Jul 2014 12:29:00 +0000 130741 at http://fleetowner.com