Texas Alternative Fuel Fleet Pilot Program

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Jul
21

Energy Quote of the Day: ‘There’s Been a Monopoly on the Fuel System in this Country’

A new documentary called Pump seeking to promote alternative fuels in the US takes aim at the existing downstream oil products complex and suggests change is afoot. The movie is due out in September and today Submarine Deluxe, in association with Fuel Freedom Foundation and iDeal Film Partners released the trailer that can be viewed below… Continue reading »

Jul
14

Learn How Alt-Fuel Vehicles Can Aid States’ Disaster Responses

The National Association of State Energy Officials (NASEO) is presenting a unique webinar on July 17 that will address how alternative fuel vehicles can be integrated into states’ energy-assurance planning activities. The webinar is based on the premise that vehicles that run on compressed natural gas (CNG), propane autogas or other alternative fuels have proven… Continue reading »

Jul
10

TCEQ announces grants for alternative fuel and hybrid vehicles

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality today announced that $7.7 million in grants are available to eligible individuals, businesses, governmental entities, and school districts, to replace older diesel vehicles with new alternative fuel and hybrid vehicles. For the purposes of this program, eligible alternative fuel vehicles are limited to those powered by… Continue reading »

Jun
27

The Current Natural Gas Competitive Advantage

Ever since new natural gas resources have become available as a result of horizontal hydraulic multi-stage fracking, there have been many attempts to quantify how beneficial these new resources are to the U.S. economy. Since natural gas is often used for power production and as a feedstock for the petrochemical industry, it makes sense to… Continue reading »

Jun
25

Heavy-Duty Gaseous Fuels Vehicle Technician Training

Submitted by: Susan Shifflett, North East Regional Representative, Texas Railroad Commission August 5-7, 2014 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Universal Technical Institute 5151 Regent Blvd. Irving, TX 75063 Registration is free: http://hdgftraining.eventbrite.com This 3-day hands-on course is recommended for technicians, fleet managers, trainers and interested parties. The training will enable attendees to: Learn the concepts… Continue reading »

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