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2014-05-06 20:20:41

- Long-term Agreement to help reduce costs, extend fuel range, and increase vehicle uptime for CNG vehicles - LAKE FOREST, Calif., May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: QTWW), a global leader in natural gas storage systems, integration and vehicle system technologies, today announced it has entered into a long-term agreement with Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R) for the purchase and supply of complete compressed natural gas (CNG) fuel...

2014-05-06 16:20:47

~ Grocery Retailer Announces Program at ACT Expo ~ VANCOUVER, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Westport Innovations Inc. (TSX:WPT / NASDAQ:WPRT), engineering the world's most advanced natural gas engines and vehicles, today announced it is working in cooperation with Kroger, one of the world's largest retailers with over 2,600 supermarkets in the US, to meet their industry-leading environmental sustainability goals. "The Kroger Company has a strong commitment to finding energy...

2014-05-06 12:23:13

NEW YORK and BOSTON, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Xpress Natural Gas (XNG) today announced that it has expanded its operations into New York. XNG will supply Schweitzer-Mauduit International's (SWM) Ancram, New York facility, with Compressed Natural Gas (CNG). CNG is an efficient and cost effective alternative to oil. It is estimated businesses can save 30 to 40 percent on energy costs by converting to CNG. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140505/84589 SWM will receive CNG via...

2014-05-05 08:21:20

CNG vehicles save money, emit less pollution and creates jobs from American-mined fuel SHELBY TOWNSHIP, Mich., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Daryl Patrishkoff of Shelby Township, MI, has a vision for the American automotive industry. He firmly believes that our fuel of choice should be Compressed Natural Gas (CNG), not gasoline. Until the full CNG infrastructure is in place a Bi-Fuel vehicle, fueled by either CNG or gasoline upon the drivers command, is the bridge vehicle that can lead this...

2014-05-05 08:21:10

~Westport WiNG(TM) On Display at ACT Expo ~ LONG BEACH, CA, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Westport Innovations Inc. (TSX:WPT) (NASDAQ:WPRT), engineering the world's most advanced natural gas engines and vehicles, announces that the only California Air Resources Board and EPA certified Ford F-150, featuring the Westport WiNG(TM) Power System, is being debuted during the Alternative Clean Transportation Expo (ACT) in Long Beach, and will be on display May 6 to 8. (Photo:...

2014-04-30 23:10:45

NGV Solutions will introduce its new G-FORCE Model 125 mid-level compressor system at the Alternative Clean Transportation (ACT) 2014 Expo in Long Beach, CA on May 5-8. Flowood, MS (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Forrest Berry recognized the need for a mid-sized natural gas compressor to fill a growing market void. Over the last year, he and his team at NGV Solutions have worked to perfect their baby. NGV Solutions will introduce its new G-FORCE Model 125 mid-level compressor system at the...

2014-04-28 12:22:24

DUBLIN, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/tghm9h/global_automotive) have announced the addition of the "Global Automotive Gasoline Direct Injection Systems Market 2014-2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/tghm9h/global_automotive ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The increasing demand for dual-fuel or bi-fuel vehicles has ignited the...

2014-04-28 08:21:24

~First Shipments Underway with World's Largest Diesel Engine Manufacturer; Next Platform for HPDI Underway in Largest Market for Natural Gas Trucks~ VANCOUVER, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Westport Innovations Inc. (TSX:WPT / NASDAQ:WPRT), engineering the world's most advanced natural gas engines and vehicles, today announced the launch of final customer validation units of the next generation Westport high pressure direct injection (Westport(TM) HPDI 2.0) on the Weichai...

2014-04-23 08:23:31

CNG vehicles save money, emit less pollution and create jobs from American-mined fuel SHELBY TOWNSHIP, Mich., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Daryl Patrishkoff of Shelby Township, MI, has a vision for the American automotive industry. He firmly believes that our fuel of choice should be Compressed Natural Gas (CNG), not gasoline. Until the full CNG infrastructure is in place a Bi-Fuel vehicle is the bridge vehicle that can lead this transition. Photo -...

2014-04-21 08:20:57

LAKE FOREST, Calif., April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: QTWW), a global leader in natural gas storage systems, integration and vehicle system technologies, today announced the recent introduction of a new Q-lite tank system for light-duty vehicles engaged in the service industry. Quantum has received initial orders for this system from separate customers including Kwik-Trip and Ledcor Construction. According to the ShowTimes...


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