Straight Talk About Propane Autogas

Hear the stories of real fleets that have switched to propane autogas. Light Duty Vehicles Thyssenkrupp Elevator Director of Fleet Tom Armstrong talks about his company’s search for an alternative fuel and how propane autogas was clearly the best option for their service vehicles. Medium Duty Vehicles Alpha Banking Company Direct Sales Manager Gene Keck…

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Energy Department Invests Millions to Speed Alt-Fuel Development

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced $18 million in support of five projects for research, development and demonstration of new plug-in electric vehicle (PEV) and direct-injection propane engine technologies, as well as community-based projects to accelerate the adoption of light-, medium- and heavy-duty vehicles that operate on alt-fuel such as biodiesel, electricity, E85, hydrogen, natural…

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Alliance AutoGas, Donaldson Offer Propane Filters for Autogas Fleets

Alliance AutoGas, an international network providing a comprehensive propane autogas solution to medium- and heavy-duty fleets, says it has aligned with Donaldson Co. to release a new line of clean, liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) filters and propane filters that remove potentially harmful particulate matter and heavy ends from propane systems. According to the joint release, the…

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IMPCO Receives EPA Certification for LPG Bi-Fuel Ford F-150

IMPCO Automotive has received certification from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for its 2016 Ford F-150 liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) bi-fuel pickup truck with the 5.0 liter V8 engine. IMPCO Automotive’s 5.0-liter bi-fuel LPG F-150 conversion can be purchased through any Ford commercial dealership, with a ship-through option for IMPCO’s Indiana Conversion Center. The…

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Westport Nets EPA Certification for Dedicated and Bi-Fuel CNG Ford F-150

Westport Innovations Inc. has received U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) certification for its dedicated compressed natural gas (CNG) and bi-fuel CNG Westport WiNG Power System models of the model-year (MY) 2016 Ford 5.0-liter V8 F-150 trucks. In May, Ford announced it will offer its MY 2016 F-150 with a factory-installed, gaseous-fuel prep package, and the…

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Using propane to increase power and save fuel costs in a diesel engine

Using propane to increase power and save fuel costs in a diesel engine – Farm operators, over-the-road truckers and construction equipment operators are starting to take a hard look at using propane injected into a diesel engine to gain several advantages, including more power and reduced cost. Those marketing the dual-fuel system claim it is…

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ROUSH Now Retrofitting for Autogas

Medium-duty vehicle fleets seeking to switch to propane autogas now have another option available: Following certification from the California Air Resources Board (CARB) in January, ROUSH CleanTech has been certified to convert 2012-2015 model-year Ford medium-duty vehicles equipped with the 6.8L V-8 engine to run on propane autogas to operate in all 50 states. This…