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August 2017

Monthly Archives: August 2017

Benefits of Propane School Buses Explained Amid VW Funds

Of the money that Volkswagen was ordered last year by the U.S. Department of Justice to pay for attempting to cheat federal emissions standards, $2.7 billion will be distributed among states and U.S. territories “to invest in transportation projects that will reduce NOx emissions,” says the National Association of State Energy Officials.

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Mickey / ROUSH Will Showcase 2 Units at BevOps

Mickey Truck Bodies and ROUSH CleanTech will showcase a propane-powered MY2017 Ford F-750 side-load beverage truck with a GVWR of 33,000 lbs. at the BevOps Fleet Summit September 19-22 at the Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass in Phoenix, AZ.

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Shuttle Fleet Discusses Switch from CNG to Propane

As an airport contractor, ACE Parking had some influence to switch its vehicle from diesel to a cleaner alternative fuel. The options included CNG and propane autogas. ACE first tried CNG. After running its shuttle fleet on CNG for several years, ACE began to implement its propane initiative.

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This May Look Like An Ordinary School Bus, But It’s Not

When Paulding County children go to their first day of school Tuesday, they will head to campus on new 25 new propane-fueled buses.  Propane-fueled buses are quieter and environmentally-friendly. School officials said emissions pollution from the buses is nearly nonexistent.

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