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Adsorbent Natural Gas Tank Applied to First Fleet Vehicle
Adsorbent Natural Gas Tank Applied to First Fleet Vehicle

December 17, 2015
Cenergy Solutions has been testing an adsorbent natural gas (ANG) tank on a 2001 Dodge Ram 2500 van. ANG tanks can extend a vehicle’s range and lower the...

Alkane COE Trucks Get DOT Approval
Alkane COE Trucks Get DOT Approval

November 13, 2015
A big-block V-8 engine will burn propane and deliver diesel-like performance at lower cost, the company says.

Carbon Adsorption to Reduce CNG Costs
Carbon Adsorption to Reduce CNG Costs

August 5, 2015
Two companies report they're on the brink of commercializing low-pressure dispensing and storage of compressed natural gas through carbon adsorption, which...

Chinese Gliders Are Platforms for New American Class 7-8 Trucks
Chinese Gliders Are Platforms for New American Class 7-8 Trucks

August 5, 2014
Alkane Truck Co. will install domestic propane and natural gas engines and fuel systems, and automatic or automated manual transmissions in Daimler Foton...

Running an Alternative-fueled Fleet
Running an Alternative-fueled Fleet

May 20, 2013
Want to get a handle on alternative fuels? Talk with someone who uses them. One person is Melvin Rose, fleet manager for Monroe County in western New York,...

ATA Summit: Plenty of Natural Gas to go Around, but Few Users So Far
ATA Summit: Plenty of Natural Gas to go Around, but Few Users So Far

November 29, 2012
There are only about 167,000 natural gas-fueled vehicles in the United States, according the head of a group that promotes natural gas as a vehicle fuel,...

Chicago Orders Electric-Powered Heavy Trash Trucks

November 26, 2012
The City of Chicago has ordered 20 heavy-duty electric-powered trash trucks that will be the first in the nation, according to one of the companies that won...

Natural Gas: What Fleets Need to Know, Part 2 - New Engines, More Options
Natural Gas: What Fleets Need to Know, Part 2 - New Engines, More Options

September 10, 2012
Interest in natural gas as a fuel for commercial trucks has been rising, thanks to the low cost of the fuel, and the desire of fleets to be "green" and...