New Jersey Natural Gas to host 2018 kickoff for the Drive NatGas NGV Sea to Shining Sea Road Rally
New Jersey Natural Gas (NJNG), the principal subsidiary of New Jersey Resources (NJR), in partnership with NGVAmerica, will host the national kick-off of the 2018 Drive NatGas Sea to Shining Sea NGV Road Rally.
2018 Energy Vision awards honor leading adopters and advocates of renewable natural gas
At its awards reception in Manhattan this week, the NGO Energy Vision honored business and government leaders and advocates who are speeding adoption of renewable natural gas (RNG) made from organic waste.
 
 
Liberty Utilities unveils renewable gas plan at Bethlehem landfill
Liberty Utilities wants to transform all the methane coming out of the North Country Environmental Services landfill in Bethlehem into enough gas to supply 6 percent of its New Hampshire customers’ energy needs, the utility announced.
Utah joins states to enact weight allowance for NGVs
Utah has administratively enacted the 2,000 pound weight allowance for heavy-duty natural gas vehicles effective August 2018.
 
           
  Ryder System, Inc., a leader in commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions, today announced that it will receive the 2018 Green Fleet Award in the “special” category from the Sacramento Clean Cities Coalition.     In the final bill signing of his four terms as California’s governor, Gov. Jerry Brown approved a number of clean transportation bills that underscore the state’s commitment to NGVs.     NGVAmerica shared the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s announcement of its 2018 Diesel Emissions Reduction Act (DERA) School Bus Rebate Program. Applications open October 1 and close November 6.  
   
       
   
       
 
     
 
 
 
  The Greater Los Angeles Basin has long been known for its urban smog. But in recent years the entire region has made great strides in reducing a specific type of air pollution — particulate matter.
 
 
  Omnitek Engineering Corp. announced it has finalized the development of a 420 hp 13-liter heavy-duty natural gas engine for a European customer, which can be used for truck and bus applications.
   
 
 
  "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.
 
 
  NGVAmerica will hold its 30th Anniversary Annual Meeting and Industry Summit scheduled for November 13-16, 2018 at the Riviera Palm Springs Resort in Palm Springs, California.