Business, Fuel

NGVAmerica Releases CNG Fuel System Inspection Guidance

CNG Station Rich Clement/Bloomberg News

NGV America, a national trade association advocating use of natural gas fuel in transportation, released its recommended Compressed Natural Gas Fuel System Inspection Guidance document after two years of discussion and review.

Transport Topics
December 11, 2017
Business, Technology, Fuel, Logistics

How Elon Musk and Cheap Oil Doomed the Push for Natural Gas Vehicles

Natural Gas Powered Truck Ryder System Inc.

The idea was nothing short of revolutionary: Convert the nation’s millions of trucks, buses and other commercial vehicles to run on natural gas instead of gasoline and diesel.

Patrick Martin | Bloomberg News
August 15, 2017
Business, Fuel

Trilogy’s CNG Fuel Technology Sold to Worthington Industries

Trilogy Engineered Solutions

Worthington Industries said it has acquired Trilogy Engineered Solutions’ compressed natural gas fuel technology for heavy-duty trucks. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Transport Topics
November 4, 2015

Anheuser-Busch Converts St. Louis Fleet to Compressed Natural Gas


Anheuser-Busch said it is replacing its 97 diesel-fuel tractors with compressed natural gas-powered trucks and expects to reduce its emissions by 2,500 tons per year.

Transport Topics
August 26, 2015
Business, Fuel

Kane Is Able Sues Volvo, Two Other Suppliers Over Fire, Explosion on CNG-Powered Tractor

Kane Is Able Inc.

Trucking and logistics operator Kane Is Able Inc. has sued Volvo Group North America, Cummins Westport and Agility Fuel Systems in connection with the fire and explosion of a CNG-powered tractor earlier this year, seeking to recover damages related to the incident.

Rip Watson | Special to Transport Topics
August 24, 2015

Dean Foods to Deploy 64 CNG Freightliners; Will Fuel at New Clean Energy Nat-Gas Station

Dean Foods

Food and beverage company Dean Foods Co. will roll out 64 compressed natural gas-powered Freightliner trucks in the next few months, and Clean Energy Fuels Corp. will build a CNG station to fuel the mix of heavy- and medium-duty vehicles.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
March 25, 2015
Business, Fuel

Pennsylvania Seeks to Build 37 CNG Stations

Rich Clement/Bloomberg News

Pennsylvania is seeking to build 37 public compressed natural gas fueling stations through a public-private partnership.

Transport Topics
September 30, 2014

Amp Trillium Opens CNG Station in Perry, Ga.

Amp Trillium opened its first CNG public fueling station in Perry, Ga., built to serve Frito-Lay’s heavy-duty Class 8 tractor-trailers.

Transport Topics
March 27, 2014

EVO Trillium Building CNG Station at Central Freight Lines Terminal

Compressed natural gas provider EVO Trillium said it has broken ground on a CNG fueling station at a Central Freight Lines Inc. terminal in Fort Worth, Texas.

Transport Topics
March 25, 2014

CNG Price Flat at $2.09, DOE Says

Rich Clement/Bloomberg News

U.S. retail prices of compressed natural gas for vehicles were flat from October to January, remaining at $2.09 per gasoline-gallon equivalent on average, the U.S. Department of Energy said after surveying 498 fueling sites.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
March 18, 2014