Fuel Smarts

Sponsored by:

Useful Articles

See more
Photo via PERC.
Alt Fuel Aftermarket Options: Propane Autogas Proves Affordable, Environmentally Friendly
By Michael Taylor
Michael Taylor from the Propane Education and Research Council answers some common questions about converting a fleet to propane and outlines the benefits of switching to a more environmentally friendly option.
Photo via Kwik Trip
Q&A: Kwik Trip's Joel Hirschboeck
By Steven Martinez
Joel Hirschboeck, the superintendent of commercial and alternative fuels at fueling station chain Kwik Trip, will speak at this year’s Green Fleet Conference & Expo on the fueling station's experience with CNG.
Graphic via Oberon.
Discussing DME with Oberon Fuels Co-Founder Elliot Hicks
By Steven Martinez
At this year’s Green Fleet Conference Elliot Hicks of Oberon Fuels will be part of a panel called Looking Ahead: Emerging Alternative Fuels & Powertrains where he will discuss DME as a sustainable, clean and efficient alternative to diesel.
The front-facing barrel and chute on this Oshkosh S-Series allow the driver to place the concrete right where the crew wants it, and front-driving axle helps get it through sand and mud. Here the chute is stowed for travel, with its extensions flipped up.
Test Drive: Oshkosh S-Series Mixer
By Tom Berg
Precise concrete placement is a traditional feature for this front-discharge mixer, but relatively new is natural gas power.
Shell’s gas-to-liquids plant in Qatar is the largest in the world. Photo: Shell
Gas-to-Liquids Technology Makes Fuel, Oil From Natural Gas
By Deborah Lockridge
A a giant facility in Qatar, Shell is turning natural gas into products normally produced from crude oil — fuel, base oils, paraffin, kerosene, etc.
The Importance Of Keeping DEF Pure
Brought to you by PEAK BlueDEF
Poor quality DEF can cause problems in the injection system that introduces the DEF into the exhaust. It can also cause premature failure of the catalyst.


See more
New Trailer Skirt Easier To Install Transtex Composite released the ezEdge, a three piece, modular trailer skirt developed for after-market OEMs, dealers and distributors that is designed to be easier to install and store than previous models.
Skygo Dual Fuel System Approved By EPA The Skygo duel fuel conversion system for Cummins ISX engines has been approved by the U.S. Environmental Protection agency.
New Delo Severe-Duty Oil Offers Protection for Changing Operations Plus Fuel Economy Chevron's new Delo 400 SD SAE 15W-30 engine oil is designed to address the growth of severe-duty applications in on- and off-highway markets.
Kenworth Adds FuelSense Package to Trucks Kenworth is now be including FuelSense packages for its Class 8 and medium-duty trucks with certain Allison transmissions.
Quantum and Mainstay Produce Back-of-Cab CNG System Quantum Fuel Systems and Mainstay Fuel Technologies will begin offering back-of-cab CNG systems for heavy duty trucks as part of an alliance between the two companies.


We offer e-newsletters that deliver targeted news and information for the entire fleet industry.



The expert, Mark Betner from Citgo will answer your questions
Ask a question

Sponsored by