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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.
In a follow up to a story in last week’s news roundup, the Marinette, Wis., police department’s propane autogas cruiser from Charter Fuels was featured by Greenbay’s WFRV-TV. Check out what else is going on in alternative fuel news: Aftermarket Business … Continue reading
The last couple of weeks have seen a wealth of propane autogas news, as well as updates from the transportation and clean energy industries. Here are a few key items: Blue Star Gas, the West Coast flagship fuel provider for … Continue reading
Alternative fuel vehicles offer many benefits for fleets, including lower fuel costs and reduced emissions. However, the up-front cost of fueling infrastructure and vehicle conversions remains a hurdle for many fleets. So, what’s your best bet for a timely return … Continue reading
…of Carbon Emissions! What were you expecting me to say? A story about the vehicles’ extended range – from its unique bi-fuel system using propane AutoGas – leading to an arrest after a 400 mile high-speed chase through streets of … Continue reading
Do you like luxury? Jaguar is releasing a new vehicle that can use propane AutoGas. Now I know this blog is for fleets, but I found another story about propane AutoGas’ wide acceptance…outside America. It’s easy to find AutoGas vehicles … Continue reading
If your answer was a stunning, Hall-of-Fame worthy filmography that only improves with age, then I’m sorry-you are wrong. However, if you said that both signed contracts that would forever change the rest of the nation’s perception of Indiana, then…that’s … Continue reading
In May of 2008 Mike Antich of Automotive Fleet online magazine wrote a wonderful article entitled Trends in Commercial Fleet Management 2008-2010. (Spoiler alert: trend = everything about running a fleet will get harder and more expensive). It’s very good, … Continue reading
According to the World LP Gas Association there are approximately 14.6 million propane AutoGas vehicles in the world right now. That’s just about double the number in 2000. Now look at it by country from a few of the top … Continue reading
With one of the most exciting article titles to come out of Canada recently ever, Jonathan Sher of the London Free Press reports on the London, Ontario police department, which would rather stockpile (I assume because of zombies. Why else … Continue reading
Fleet Daily put up a new post today about the latest Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) and Alternative Fuel Trade Alliance sponsored workshop, giving attendees the chance to learn about Alternative Fuels for fleets (even though we know what … Continue reading