CMD CNG Energy Solutions equipment remains operational at Florida stations during hurricane Irma
According to the Department of Homeland Security, up to 75% of Florida lost power when Hurricane Irma made her devastating track across the 400-mile state.
US DOE releases notice of intent for NGV engine research and development
The U.S. Department of Energy has released a Notice of Intent, DE-FOA-0001812, for medium and heavy duty natural gas vehicle engine research and development.
NSF launches engineering research center aimed at converting natural gas into transportation fuels
The National Science Foundation is investing nearly $80 million in four new Engineering Research Centers to create novel technology platforms in fuel derived from shale gas.
California to spend $1.5 billion to expand alternative transport fuel
A legislative agreement has been reached to direct up to $1.5 billion of revenue from California's greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions allowance to expand the use of alternative transportation fuels, including natural gas, according to reports.
  Teton County‚Äôs first compressed natural gas (CNG) station was opened in Jackson, Wyoming, providing a more environmentally friendly fuel option.     American Gas Association (AGA) President and CEO Dave McCurdy says Dan Gage, newly announced President of Natural Gas Vehicles for America (NGVAmerica,) will continue the terrific momentum of the organization.     Natural Gas Vehicles for America (NGVAmerica) announced that Daniel Gage has been named its new president. Gage succeeds Matthew Godlewski, who recently joined Ford Motor Company.  
  As the predominate supplier of cellulosic biofuel to the Renewable Fuel Standard, renewable natural gas (RNG) is experiencing a growth rate unprecedented in the sector.
  Ultimate CNG LLC, owner of the patented FuelMule mobile CNG station and provider of CNG deliveries, announced that it is expanding operations into California.
  "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.
  This class is designed to train automotive technicians and managers who have general mechanical knowledge, but need to learn natural gas systems and safety protocols to begin working on natural gas vehicles.