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February 7, 2012 - Industry News

TravelCenters of America Adds DEF Dispensers at More Than 60 Locations

TravelCenters of America completed the installation of bulk diesel exhaust fluid dispensers at 62 of its TA and Petro Stopping Center locations

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February 7, 2012 - Industry News

Clean Energy Contracts with Green Energy Oilfield Services to Build LNG Station for Texas Tanker Fleet

Clean Energy Fuels Corp. signed a 10-year agreement with Texas transport provider Green Energy Oilfield Services to build, supply and maintain a new liquefied natural gas fueling station at Green Energy headquarters in Fairfield, Texas.

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February 6, 2012 - Industry News

Diesel and Gas Prices Continue to Creep Up, Oil Prices fall

U.S. diesel prices are up again this week by less than a tenth of a cent to $3.856, while the nation's gas prices are up by a little more than 4 cents to $3.482, according to the U.S. Department of Energy's weekly report

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February 1, 2012 - Industry News

Natural Gas Gets Big Boost in Deal by Navistar, Clean Fuels and T. Boone Pickens

International WorkStar with MaxxForce DT gas engine and behind-cab fuel bottles will be part of a program by Navistar and Clean Fuels. Photo by Tom Berg,

Natural gas will become a more popular fuel for commercial trucks if Navistar International and Clean Fuels Corp. can help it, and they intend to. T. Boone Pickens, the oilman-turned-gas promoter whose BP Capital owns Clean Fuels, joined Navistar executives to announce a deal yesterday morning at the truck builder's new headquarters in Lisle, Ill

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January 30, 2012 - Industry News

Diesel and Gas prices Rise, Oil Falls

This week, U.S. diesel prices increased by less than a tenth of a cent to $3.850 from $3.848. However, the Midwest, Rocky Mountain and West Coast regions all saw very slight price decreases

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January 30, 2012 - Industry News

Odyne Systems Delivers Seven Hybrid System Work Trucks Throughout Wisconsin

Hybrid system maker Odyne Systems LLC has delivered seven trucks featuring the Odyne advanced plug-in hybrid propulsion system to utilities and municipalities in Wisconsin

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January 27, 2012 - Industry News

Biodiesel Production Breaks 1 Billion Gallon Mark in 2011

The U.S. biodiesel industry produced more than 1 billion gallons of fuel in 2011, a key milestone

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January 26, 2012 - Industry News

President Obama Talks Alternative Fuel in Las Vegas

At a UPS facility in Las Vegas, President Obama's podium included two of UPS's Kenworth T800 LNG trucks.

On Thursday, President Obama visited a UPS facility in Las Vegas to pitch a plan to boost the nations' use of natural gas

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January 24, 2012 - Industry News

HyperSolar to Make Zero Carbon Renewable Hydrogen Gas

HyperSolar Inc. announced that its proprietary process can produce zero carbon, renewable hydrogen gas using the power of the sun and wastewater

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January 23, 2012 - Industry News

DOE Projects Reduced Reliance on Foreign Oil

In an annual outlook, the U.S. Department of Energy says increased oil, natural gas and renewable energy production and energy efficiency improvements will reduce U.S. reliance on imported oil and other energy sources

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January 23, 2012 - Industry News

Diesel and Gas Prices Drop For First Time in Three Weeks

For the first time in three weeks, average U.S. diesel and gas prices dropped, but only by less than a tenth of a cent for each. The current averages for diesel and gas are $3.848 and $3.389, respectively, down from last week's $3.854 and $3.391

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January 22, 2012 - Industry News

Exporting Natural Gas Could Mean Higher Prices

America's abundant natural gas supplies have led to cheap prices -- which critics say could rise if natural gas is exported.

There's been a lot of interest in natural gas as an alternative fuel for some types of trucking, largely because of its attractive price compared to diesel. But a study released by the U.S. Department of Energy says if natural gas exports continue to increase, it could cause prices here in the U.S. to rise by between 36% and 54% by 2018

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January 17, 2012 - Industry News

Diesel and Gas See Slight Gains, Crude Prices Rise 2%

Truckers in most regions of the country saw slightly higher diesel prices this week, except for the Rocky Mountain region. (Photo by Jim Park)

U.S. diesel prices are up slightly from last week at less than 3 cents more per gallon, to $3.854

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January 17, 2012 - Industry News

I-5 Through California, Oregon and Washington To Become Shorepower Corridor

Shorepower pedestals provide access to 120 VAC, 208 VAC or 240 VAC power sources, sold at a rate of $1 per hour, and to cable TV at most locations, with wireless Internet available for an additional charge.  (Photo courtesy of Shorepower Technologies)

This year, Interstate 5 through California, Oregon and Washington, will become the first Shorepower corridor, with six additional locations offering the anti-idling technology

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January 13, 2012 - Industry News

Clean Energy Unveils Backbone Network for Natural Gas Highway

Above is a route map showing the initial phase of America's Natural Gas Highway, a network of LNG fueling stations along main trucking corridors being built by Clean Energy. (Photo courtesy of Clean Energy)

Clean Energy Fuels Corp. unveiled the route plan for the first phase of 150 new LNG fueling stations along what it's calling "America's Natural Gas Highway.

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January 10, 2012 - Industry News

Ryder signs Source Interlink to Flex-to-Green lease agreement

Ryder System Inc. has signed its first Flex-to-Green lease agreemen

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January 10, 2012 - Industry News

Study Says Propane GAS Act Could Create 42,000 New Jobs and $29 Million in Economic Gain

Findings of an independent analysis by ICF International say that the passing of the legislation for the Propane Green Autogas Solutions (GAS) Act of 2011 (H.R. 2014 and S. 1120) would create a significant increase in jobs and a substantial economic boom for the U.S

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January 9, 2012 - Industry News

Diesel Up for the First Time in Seven Weeks, Oil Fades

The price of diesel fuel is up this week for the first time in nearly a month, rising 4.5 cents from last week to $3.828. New York crude continued its three-day slide, losing 25 cents a barrel on Monday

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January 6, 2012 - Industry News

Clean Energy Accelerates Fueling Station Completions in 2011

An LNG truck fueling station in Baytown, Texas. (Photo by Clean Energy)

Clean Energy significantly increased its fueling station project completions during 2011 to help support the growing demand for natural gas vehicle fueling

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January 4, 2012 - Industry News

Investors Support Clean Energy Fuels With $150 Million Investment

One of Clean Energy's LNG truck fueling stations in Port of Long Beach, Calif. (Photo by Clean Energy Fuels Corp.)

Clean Energy Fuels Corp. has acquired $150 million from a group of investors, one of which is T. Boone Pickens, a founder of the company

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January 3, 2012 - Industry News

Gas, Oil Prices Start 2012 on an Upswing

Diesel prices are down as far as the national average, but are up in some regions of the country, and gasoline and crude oil prices both rose Tuesday

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January 2, 2012 - Industry News

Gas, Diesel, Jet Fuel are Top U.S. Exports

America is on pace this year to ship more gasoline, diesel, and jet fuel than any other single export, according to U.S. Census data going back to 1990. A decade ago, fuel wasn't even among the top 25 exports

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December 27, 2011 - Industry News

Diesel Drops 4 Cents a Gallon, Gasoline and Crude Oil each Gain

In its fifth straight weekly decline, diesel prices dropped 3.7 cents this week in the Department of Energy's weekly price survey

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December 27, 2011 - Industry News

Study: Refinery Closures Will Drive Fuel Prices Up

A study released on Friday by the U.S. Energy Information Administration suggests gasoline prices could spike and ultra-low sulfur diesel supplies could be compromised by the potential closure of three Delaware Valley refineries

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December 19, 2011 - Industry News

Diesel Down Nearly 7 Cents to Lowest Price in Two Months

The national average price for a gallon of diesel fuel has dropped 6.6 cents over the past week, according to the Department of Energy

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