Monthly Archives: April 2012
The Blog for AutoGas Fleets
There are currently over five million fleet vehicles in the United States with a bevy of resources aimed at fleet owners, operators, managers and everyone in between - consulting agencies, GPS technology and fuel management software providers, purchasing and leasing outsourcing companies, etc. However, there is a distinct lack of resources when it comes to the relationship between fleets and alternative fuels. With rising gasoline and diesel prices, more stringent emissions laws, and an overall global trend toward environmental sustainability, this relationship is becoming very real for our country's fleets. Many have already seen the potential alternative fuels can offer.
This blog is here to help.
Today we bring you the top fleet industry and alternative fuel news from around the nation: Pinnacle Propane has joined the national Alliance AutoGas network to bring clean propane vehicle conversions and fueling to fleets in the Southwest U.S. and … Continue reading
We believe here at Autogas Fleet that there should be an “all of the above” approach to increasing our country’s energy security and promoting clean, economical alternatives like autogas. Unfortunately, the North Carolina Senate Energy Legislative Research Commission unveiled a plan recently … Continue reading
For all our environmentally friendly readers, this Sunday, April 22 is Earth Day. The first official Earth Day was observed in 1970, and with issues like sustainability, recycling and fuel economy hot topics of conversation across the country, Earth Day … Continue reading
Attention all fleet managers, drivers and auto enthusiasts interested in getting hands-on experience with alternative fuel vehicles: the Southeast Propane Autogas Development Program has launched a Propane Autogas Roadshow Series to spread the word about autogas benefits and technology to … Continue reading
Happy Thursday! It’s time for another alternative fuel news roundup, where we highlight the latest alternative fuel and transportation industry news from around the web. As we’ve reported previously, the propane industry is celebrating 100 years with an autogas parade … Continue reading
We tell you all the time about the benefits of autogas, but now we’re letting you hear it straight from the horse’s mouth. From time to time, we’ll feature public and private fleet stories that demonstrate how organizations are utilizing … Continue reading
We like to keep up to date on the latest in the world of transportation and alternative fuel as it affects the fleet industry, but it can be hard to know where to turn for the most relevant news coverage. … Continue reading
Mark your calendars: the propane industry is turning 100, and the NPGA is kicking off the centennial celebration with a Propane Clean Air Rally & Autogas Parade in Atlanta April 14. The event will highlight clean, American-made propane autogas, featuring … Continue reading