School District Fleets Deploying More Than 200 Propane Vehicles

Student Transportation of America Inc. (STA) has been awarded new contracts from the Hempfield School District and East Penn School District, both based in Pennsylvania, whereby STA will provide service via more than 200 propane autogas vehicles.... (NGT News)

Local Green Trailblazers

Society Scene asked local trailblazers to share an important topic in the green movement and how they're addressing it in the community. As landscape architects we are constantly focused on promoting intelligently designed outdoor spaces. People are attracted to and use spaces that are well designed..... (Sun Sentinel)

Propane Fleets Sustain Energy, Fuel Economy

Fuel economy is a hot-button issue when it comes to green initiatives, and some bakeries, such as Alpha Baking, Chicago, are turning toward alternative fuels for both sustainability and efficiency. In April 2013, the bakery launched a fleet of 22 step vans that run on liquid propane.... (Baking & Snack)

Florida School District Places Single Largest Order of Propane School Buses, Says Blue Bird

Broward County Public Schools in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., is set to receive 98 new Blue Bird Propane-Powered Vision conventional school buses next month after placing the nation's single largest propane autogas by school district, according to the manufacturer and local dealer Florida Transportation Systems... (School Transportation News)

Roush Hires Ford Veteran

Alternative-fuel technology supplier ROUSH CleanTech, based in Livonia, Mich., named Rob Stevens vice president of strategy. Stevens, formerly Ford Motor Co.'s chief engineer and a 37-year veteran with that company, will be responsible for future product and customer strategy, Roush said... (Truck Fleet Management)

ROUSH CleanTech 2014 Propane F-250 Road Test

Being "green" is a good business philosophy and company's that employ it find federal, state and local governments more open to their services. However, when it comes time to replace worn-out trucks with new ones, a lot of those in the work truck world are still quick to shun the benefits of CNG and LPG over good old diesel and gasoline power. After all, it's a hard pill for many truck buyers to swallow shelling out the extra cash to get a diesel package, let alone thinking about going the "green" fuel route... (Hard Working Trucks)

Mission Linen Adds CNG, Propane to Medium Duty Fleet

Textile services company Mission Linen has added a number of alternative fuel vehicles to its fleet as a part of its corporate sustainability efforts. "We are excited to expand our alternative fuel vehicles within our fleet," says John Ross, president and CEO. "In just a short period of time, we have seen positive effects on the environment, natural resources and on route optimization... (NGT News)

South Shore Clean Cities to Host Propane Fuel Information Event

Leaders at municipal law enforcement agencies, parks and recreation depts., school & hospital maintenance dept., landscape companies, and anyone interested in propane as in alternative to gas or diesel could learn the benefits of fueling their fleets with propane during an event hosted by South Shore Clean Cities Inc... (Portage Life)

Todd Mouw Interview with LA's KNX 1070 Newsradio

Listen to ROUSH CleanTech vice president of sales and marketing, Todd Mouw, discuss DISH Networks roll-out of propane autogas vehicles in southern California.... (KNX 1070 Newsradio)

DISH Readies Initial Propane Autogas Vehicles

DISH will show 47 of its 200 newly commissioned clean-burning propane autogas vehicles this week that will serve Southern California customers of the satellite broadcast provider. These vehicles have been added to the DISH fleet that serves the Hawthorne and South El Monte suburban cities of the South Bay and San Gabriel Valley... (Work Truck Magazine)

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