New landfill gas collection system in Milton
Santa Rosa County recently installed a landfill gas collection and control system along with a blower/flare station consisting of 14,048 feet of high density polyethylene piping and 30 vertical extraction wells with 923 feet of LFG collection piping.
Grant for a compressed natural gas station in Cass County
Cass County will be sponsor of a grant application for a new compressed natural gas (CNG) filling station north of Plattsmouth. Obtaining the grant would help in the overall development plan for the area.
 
 
New York City to convert food waste into natural gas
New York City will expand a pilot program this fall that takes unconsumed food from the waste stream and converts it into pipeline-quality natural gas.
Bonita Springs Utilities plans to expand CNG vehicles
Bonita Springs Utilities’ test of compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicles has been successful enough that the utility plans to expand its alternative fuel program in the city from the state of Florida.
 
           
  Tulsa Public Schools, Oklahoma, received a $60,000 grant from the Henry Bellmon Awards, which are given to people, businesses and projects that help create a more livable community.     TruStar Energy announced the contract award to upgrade the CNG fueling station for Kern County Superintendent of Schools bus fleet, located in Bakersfield, California.     Gas South, Georgia’s fastest growing natural gas provider, and American Fueling Systems, a leader in the alternative fuel industry, hosted an open house to educate commercial fleet owners about the use of natural gas as a vehicle fuel.  
   
       
   
       
 
     
 
 
 
  If compressed natural gas is indeed the vehicle fuel of the future, Columbus is just ahead of the curve. As of last week, the city’s Northland area is home to the largest publicly accessible CNG station in the Midwest.
 
 
  Kenworth Truck Company is adding a natural gas option for the Kenworth T880, the company’s flagship vocational truck.
   
 
 
  CEO of Gladstein, Neandross & Associates, spoke recently with DC Velocity Senior Editor Mark B. Solomon about the benefits of natural gas conversion, the challenges, and what carriers, shippers, and private fleets need to do to make it all work.
 
 
  Held September 23-24, 2014, NGVOK is focused on getting information about natural gas vehicles (NGVs) into the hands of fleet managers, mechanics, station builders, purchasers and public officials.