VIA opens the largest CNG fueling station in North America
VIA Metropolitan Transit has launched their new compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station at the regional transit agency’s San Antonio campus. The 10.980 square foot compressor compound is currently the largest in North America.
Tulsa Transit Authority to receive federal grant to buy CNG buses
The Metropolitan Tulsa Transit Authority is expected to receive millions in federal dollars to replace many of its diesel-fueled city transit buses, the agency announced.
 
 
FHWA revises FAST Act guidance on natural gas weight allowance
The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) revised its guidance concerning the scope of the weight allowance for natural gas trucks.
Fortistar poised to enter construction on a portfolio of landfill RNG fuel projects
Fortistar, LLC, a sustainability-focused private company helping to facilitate the transition to a zero-carbon economy, announced that they will be entering construction shortly on a portfolio of new landfill RNG projects for transportation fuel projects.
 
           
  The Northwest Alliance for Clean Transportation is dedicated to helping the region reduce harmful pollutants and greenhouse emissions by encouraging use of natural gas vehicles.     Lehigh and Northampton Transportation Authority (LANTA) showcased its new CNG filling station, a development officials hope will open a period of more environmentally friendly buses and financial savings for the public transit system.     Researchers from Colorado State University’s Energy Institute have received a $1.2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy to look at making natural gas engines as efficient as diesel engines.  
   
       
   
       
 
     
 
 
 
  It’s a tough challenge figuring out how to move hundreds of thousands of New Yorkers from Brooklyn and across Manhattan when the L subway line shuts down next April for 15 months of repairs.
 
 
  Galileo Techonologies will present its plug-and-play NGV compression packages at the upcoming AltFuels Mexico, which will take place from April 23 to 26 at the World Trade Center in Mexico City.
   
 
 
  "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.
 
 
  On June 6, 2018 at the National Grid NY One MetroTech Center will take place a day-long workshop planned by New York-based national environmental research non-profit Energy Vision.