|The Audi tron family: New technologies for the mobility of the future|
|• Audi A3 Sportback e-tron: sporty plug-in hybrid |
• Audi A3 Sportback g-tron: optimum carbon footprint
• Audi tron models combine driving pleasure with sustainability
One of the strategic corporate objectives of Audi is to develop technologies that combine driving fun with sustainability. It seeks solutions that strike a balance between individual mobility on the one hand and economy, ecology and the requirements of Audi customers on the other. The models of the Audi ...[Read more...]
|FCA US LAUNCHES LARGEST PRIVATE FLEET OF NATURAL GAS-POWERED SEMITRUCKS IN THE STATE OF MICHIGAN|
|◾Company announces $40 million investment in Detroit to convert 179 parts-hauling trucks to compressed natural gas (CNG)
◾Investment includes facility and infrastructure upgrades and the installation of the largest private CNG fueling station in North America
◾Fleet's transition to CNG will reduce CO2 emissions by more than 16,000 tons per year
December 4, 2015 , Detroit - FCA US LLC announced today that it has invested $40 million in FCA Transport, the FCA US-owned truck fleet, to c...[Read more...]|
|MAKING YOUR NEW TOYOTA RUN CLEANER BEFORE YOU EVEN START IT|
|• Toyota's Latest Car Hauler Runs on Compressed Natural Gas|
TORRANCE, Calif. (Nov. 23, 2015) – Toyota Transport, the automaker's in-house vehicle transportation trucking company, now has its first car hauler that runs on Compressed Natural Gas (CNG). The Long Beach, CA based truck/trailer does what any other car hauler can do, except it does it while emitting 85 percent less overall particulate matter and 10 percent less carbon dioxide. The CNG truck was commissioned by Toyota a...[Read more...]
|HONDA OPENS COMPRESSED NATURAL GAS FUELING STATION ON TROY, OHIO CAMPUS|
|• Second Public CNG Fueling Station Located on Honda Property in North America|
Oct 28, 2015 - TROY, Ohio -- Honda's continuing effort to minimize the environmental impact of its operations took another step forward today as it opened a compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station on its property in Troy, Ohio.
The CNG station, which was designed, constructed and will be operated by Trillium CNG, is the second public CNG station located on a Honda property in North America, fo...[Read more...]
|HEY, DOC! SEWAGE, BEER AND FOOD SCRAPS CAN POWER CHEVROLET'S BI-FUEL IMPALA|
|DETROIT – Trash to fuel, the stuff of the 1980s sci-fi comedy movie trilogy 'Back to the Future,' is now a reality. The 2015 Bi-fuel Chevrolet Impala – not a tricked-out DeLorean – really can run on leftovers, table scraps and, oh, yeah, grains from brewing beer.
Cleveland-based quasar energy group uses organic waste to produce a renewable energy source known as biogas, which is then converted into Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) – one of two fuels that can power the 2015 Chevrolet Bi-fue...[Read more...]|
|VOLVO TRUCKS TO SHOWCASE NATURAL GAS AND DME-POWERED TRUCKS AT ACT EXPO 2014|
| ||Volvo Trucks will showcase a compressed natural gas (CNG)-powered Volvo VNL daycab and a prototype dimethyl ether (DME)-powered VNL daycab in booth No. 1633 at next week's Alternative Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo, North America's largest alternative fuel and clean vehicle technology conference.
The CNG and DME-powered vehicles are a sampling of Volvo Trucks' 'Blue Power' natural gas strategy for North America.
Volvo currently offers CNG and liquefied natural gas (LNG) -powered versio...[Read more...]|