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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.
As the first month of 2013 comes to a close, we’re seeing more news of alternative fuel fleets powering ahead, with new vehicle conversions, fuel stations and legislation to support clean transportation. Mentioned in our blog post about propane pricing … Continue reading
Because this is a question we come across quite a bit, today’s blog post is dedicated to clearing up the difference between pricing for residential propane and propane autogas vehicle fuel. If you’ve spent any amount of time in the … Continue reading
Fleet operators on the fence about making the switch to American-made clean fuel should take note: in a vote of 257 to 167, the U.S. Congress has advanced a “fiscal cliff” agreement by the Senate that includes positive provisions for … 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
Now that October is in full swing, we hope you’re enjoying the more temperate fall weather (or beautiful fall foliage, depending on where you are!), not to mention that Pumpkin Spice Latte we keep hearing so much about. Let’s take … Continue reading
Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell kicked off his third annual Governor’s Conference on Energy this morning by officially beginning his state fleet’s transition to alternative fuels. At the Greater Richmond Convention Center, McDonnell signed partner agreements and a memorandum of understanding … Continue reading
An article in the Wall Street Journal this week takes an in-depth look at what it would take to replace our nation’s traditional gasoline vehicles with natural gas vehicles, and the obstacles keeping this from becoming a reality. It is … Continue reading
Big news this week coming out of Eden Prairie, Minnesota: in a major move to encourage more U.S. fleets to utilize domestic alternative fuels, GE Capital Fleet Services has unveiled a clean vehicle technology testing ground for commercial fleets called … Continue reading
Law enforcement professionals across the country have made the switch to autogas to jump-start their alternative fuel initiatives. The Sheriff’s Office of Muscogee County, Ga., is experiencing significant savings and other benefits with propane autogas cruisers and they’ve shared their … Continue reading
For fleets thinking about switching to an alternative fuel, propane autogas is an affordable solution in more ways than one. Alliance AutoGas fleet customer Mountain Mobility is praising the cost-effective versatility of the bi-fuel Prins Vapor Sequential Injection (VSI) system. … Continue reading