COLUMBUS, IN – Truck operators are ordering new equipment in record numbers, but they’re not turning to trucks fuelled by natural gas as quickly as was projected two years ago, according to a new report from ACT Research.
Mack Pinnacles powered by natural gas can now be ordered with Eaton UltraShift Plus transmission and Bendix Wingman Advanced collision mitigation technology
OTTAWA, ON- Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced last week that he’s cutting taxes on liquefied natural gas (LNG) projects in an effort to kick-start investment to the industry.
WASHINGTON, D.C.- Trucking companies in the U.S. could get hundreds of millions of dollars in tax breaks in 2015 for everything from buying new trucks to using alternative fuels such as natural gas.
MIAMI, FL- Truck-and-equipment leasing firm Ryder System has partnered with Mansfield Clean Energy Partners to offer a compressed natural-gas fueling service to bulk-fuel haulers.
Greensboro, NC — Volvo Trucks has put on hold plans to launch its own compression-ignition liquefied natural gas (LNG) engine for North America.
Kenworth has added a natural gas option for the two versions of the T880 vocational truck.
Miami, FL/Couteau-du-Lac, QC — Ryder System has announced that a full-service lease agreement has been signed with C.A.T. for 100 compressed natural gas (CNG) sleeper tractors.
OTTAWA – Conference Board of Canada releases report on LNG.
The Cascadia natural gas powered tractor is now available with a 48-in. sleeper cab, and there’s a bunch of new options for all Cascadias, including daycab roof fairings and a new air dryer
Worldwide sales of alternative fuel vehicles will climb to 14 percent of trucks by 2035, Navigant Research says.
VANCOUVER — Westport Innovations has sold 50 Kenworth LNG T800 Class 8 trucks to Southern Counties Express to meet criteria of California’s Clean Trucks Program.
New from Espar is the Airtronic NG Commercial, the first natural gas heater for trucks. Compared to previous offerings, the engine and the heating can now be supplied from just one tank.
COLUMBUS, IN – Truck manufacturers Paccar and Daimler are recalling thousands of trucks equipped with Cummins Westport Model ISL G and ISLX12 G engines because of a potential issue with the intake manifold pressure sensor.