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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.
For this week’s fleet spotlight, we’re taking a closer look at an Oregon sheriff’s fleet that’s saving thousands of dollars on fuel costs and reducing its vehicle maintenance needs with 10 propane autogas vehicles. The Polk County Sheriff’s Office will … Continue reading
This week, we’re featuring a guest post by Darren Engle of Blue Star Gas, who is also chairman of the Propane Education and Research Council’s Research and Technology Development Working Group. The article originally appeared in the April 2013 Butane-Propane … Continue reading
A medical transit fleet operator in Oregon is speaking out this week about the significant savings he’s experiencing operating five vans on propane autogas. Willamette Valley Transport vans travel around 25,000-30,000 miles each year serving patients throughout Marion, Polk and … Continue reading
Today’s post is courtesy of Blue Star Gas, an Alliance AutoGas fueling partner on the West Coast serving fleets from California to Seattle. See, the folks at Blue Star Gas are fond of a certain 1966 propane bobtail dubbed “Old … Continue reading
Last Friday, the Oregon legislature implemented a new reporting mandate for fuel providers in the state. In an effort to encourage the use of more environmentally friendly transportation fuels, distributors will be required to report the carbon content of vehicle … Continue reading
Propane autogas is making headlines this week, as fleets across the country are discovering the benefits of the most viable alternative fuel on the market. In the Pacific Northwest, fleets in Washington State are switching to autogas through Alliance AutoGas … Continue reading