Orange County adds six new CNG buses from New Flyer
The Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA), California, has awarded New Flyer a contract for six Xcelsior® compressed natural gas (CNG) forty-foot, heavy-duty transit buses (6 equivalent units).
Gunnison Valley Rural Transportation Authority acquires another CNG bus
The Gunnison Valley Rural Transportation Authority board, in Colorado, is full-steam-ahead on adding more buses to the fleet that run on compressed natural gas (CNG).
Fort Worth Transportation Authority expands CNG transit buses
The Fort Worth Transportation Authority (FWTA) has awarded New Flyer with a new contract for up to 46 Xcelsior® compressed natural gas (CNG) sixty-foot, heavy-duty transit buses.
Californian assemblymember introduces bill to put more clean energy trucks on the road
Assemblymember Jim Frazier has introduced legislation to level the playing field for zero emission and near zero emission trucks by ensuring they can have the same carrying capacity as diesel and gasoline powered trucks.
  Minnesota will spend $11.75 million on cleaner trucks, buses and electric charging stations if the state’s proposal for the first funds from a legal settlement with Volkswagen is accepted.     Ohio EPA is announcing a new application submittal date of March 20, 2018, for grant proposals to the new Alternative Fuel Vehicle Conversion Grants program.     President Donald Trump has signed into law the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018, a long-term budget agreement that includes extensions of lapsed tax credits for alternative fuel vehicles and refueling infrastructure retroactively for 2017.  
  In B.C., we maintain a nimble balancing act. Our province is home to breathtaking natural wonders that make this one of the most beautiful places in the world.
  The President and CEO of Galileo will give his view on how Virtual Pipelines can reshape the LNG market and take stranded gas resources to consumers.
  "One story you will be hearing more about is the combination of the new 'Near-Zero' low-NOx (nitrogen oxides) natural gas engines and renewable natural gas (RNG)," Matthew Godlewski, president of the Washington, D.C.-based NGVAmerica, told Rigzone.
  The 2018 Natural Gas Vehicle Technology Forum (NGVTF) Annual Meeting will be held February 21 and 22, 2018, at the SoCalGas Energy Resource Center in Downey, California.