Monthly Archives: January 2016
In the September 2015 issue of Partners, we discussed the great success of the two-day, hands-on training sessions held at our headquarters. But, we also recognized the need to offer more advanced technician training regionally for our Blue Bird partners.
ROUSH CleanTech, well known for its propane autogas fuel systems, recently joined NGVAmerica as a member. The move comes after the Michigan-based company marked its entrance into the compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicle market in November, having teamed up with long-time partner Blue Bird Corp. to launch a new CNG-powered school bus.
Hillsborough County school officials Thursday checked out one of the new buses that should hit the road in about two weeks as part of a 10-year plan to replace one of the oldest, and some argue dangerous, fleets in Florida.
Eleven alternatively fueled school buses roll out this month for the Metropolitan School District of Warren Township. The fleet represents the largest deployment of propane autogas school buses in the state of Indiana.
School districts in eastern Iowa are turning to a different fuel to power their school buses. The Cedar Rapids School District has purchased seven new propane buses to replace older diesel models.
Linn-Mar, Anamosa, and Vinton-Shellsburg are a few other school districts with some propane buses.
1.14.2016 — Eleven alternatively fueled school buses roll out this month for the Metropolitan School District of Warren Township. The fleet represents the largest deployment of propane autogas school buses in the state of Indiana.
Many of us around the nation are experiencing bitter weather (I guess winter is finally here – only a month late), making it the perfect time to talk about winter propane supplies.