Alternative Fuels / Natural Gas Vehicles

Ryder Partners with Chanje Energy to Become Exclusive Sales Channel Partner and Service Provider

Alternative Fuels / Natural Gas Vehicles, Fleet Management, Uncategorized
August 29, 2017

Ryder System, Inc., a leader in commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions, announced that the Company will become the exclusive sales channel partner and service provider for Chanje, a new California based medi...

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Understanding Greenhouse Gas Phase 2 Regulations and Reaching Desired EPA Targets

Alternative Fuels / Natural Gas Vehicles, Dedicated Transportation, Engine Technology, Fleet Management, Leasing, Safety & Environment
August 16, 2016

As the transportation industry reaches full compliance on greenhouse gas (GHG) phase 1 mandates, GHG Phase 2 is right around the corner. How will the industry approach the next set of requirements to comply with carbon efficiency standards? What do p...

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Ryder named to Food Logistics’ Top Green Providers List for 2016

Alternative Fuels / Natural Gas Vehicles, Exclude From Home, Leasing
July 29, 2016

Food Logistics’ annual “Top Green Providers” list recognizes companies whose products, services, or exemplary leadership is enhancing sustainability within the food and beverage industry. The list offers logistics professionals a guide to th...

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Celebrate Earth Day: Consider the Benefits of a Natural Gas Fleet

Alternative Fuels / Natural Gas Vehicles, Fleet Management, Safety & Environment
April 14, 2016

Although it may seem that today’s low diesel prices will last forever, that’s probably not going to happen. This may not be a bad thing. Thinking longer term – especially as we approach Earth Day on April 22 - the benefits of eventually switchi...

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6 Tips for a Successful Transition to Natural Gas

Alternative Fuels / Natural Gas Vehicles, Engine Technology, Food & Beverage, Fuel Services, Safety & Environment
November 30, 2015

It’s a persistent challenge for food and beverage transportation managers: How to squeeze the last drop of fuel efficiency from each mile traveled, while also avoiding fuel price volatility and complying with changing government regulations. Throug...

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Beverage Distributor Taps 3 Green Benefits in Move to Natural Gas

Alternative Fuels / Natural Gas Vehicles, Fleet Management, Food & Beverage, Leasing, Safety & Environment
October 16, 2015

When Golden Eagle Distributors moved much of its fleet from diesel to compressed natural gas, the company did more than lower its costs and carbon footprint. It increased transportation efficiency – and raised environmental awareness across the Ari...

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5 Ways Flex-to-Green Prepares Today’s Diesel Users for Natural Gas Tomorrow

Alternative Fuels / Natural Gas Vehicles, Fleet Management
September 29, 2015

With a lower carbon emission and price per gallon, and a more favorable public impression, the arguments supporting natural gas are compelling. But for many carriers and fleet managers considering a switch from diesel to natural gas, those arguments ...

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New Natural Gas Fuel Tanks Balance Small Size, Longer Distance

Alternative Fuels / Natural Gas Vehicles, Fuel Services, Safety & Environment
September 4, 2015

Balancing natural gas tank size and weight with sufficient capacity to deliver longer range has been a challenge since CNG was first introduced as a fleet fuel. The answer to boosting range has been to add more tanks to the cabinet or increase the ca...

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Natural Gas Innovation: One Food and Beverage Truck, And Now, One Alternative Fuel

Alternative Fuels / Natural Gas Vehicles, Engine Technology, Fleet Management, Food & Beverage, Sustainability
July 7, 2015

The road to natural gas innovation is being traveled today by one refrigerated vehicle using one fuel source. Where most food and beverage natural gas reefer trucks need a separate CNG tank for the engine and diesel tank for the reefer unit, a new ve...

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Fast Forward: Leasing Natural Gas Powered Fleets in Texas and Beyond

Alternative Fuels / Natural Gas Vehicles, Fleet Management, Leasing, Safety & Environment
June 25, 2015

2010 - The Texas Clean Transportation Triangle (TCTT) initiative started in 2010 to provide the foundation for a wide scale deployment of natural gas vehicles.  The goal: strategically planned high volume, publicly accessible natural gas fueling sta...

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