February 6, 2013 - Industry News
The City of Beverly Hills, Calif., recently opened its new compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station. The new station will fuel the City’s growing fleet of CNG vehicles, which now includes four new refuse trucks.
Tags: CARB, SCAQMD, California, Refuse trucks, CNG vehicles, CNG fueling station, City of Beverly Hills
January 30, 2013 - Industry News
To conduct the overview of National City's fleet and come up with recommendations, regional planning organization Sandag partnered with the California Center for Sustainable Energy (CCSE).
Tags: California, CNG vehicles, Hybrids, City of National City
May 21, 2012 - Industry News
FULLERTON, CA - The City will be able to collect revenue from private vehicle owners who choose to fuel up at the CNG station.
Tags: CNG, California, CNG fueling station, City of Fullerton, Mobile Source Air Reduction Review Committee, Grant funding
October 12, 2011 - Industry News
SAN FRANCISCO – The City of San Francisco has signed a new one-year fuel contract with Western States Oil for $27,800,000.
Tags: Fuel Prices, California, Fuel Contract, City of San Francisco
September 14, 2011 - Industry News
SANTA ROSA, CA – The City of Santa Rosa, Calif. has signed a two-year contract, with three one-year renewal options, for gasoline and diesel fuel.
Tags: California, Fuel Contract, City of Santa Rosa
June 9, 2011 - Industry News
SAN BERNARDINO, CA – San Bernardino’s Fleet Management Division purchased new CNG and LNG vehicles during this budget cycle in its effort to further green the fleet.
Tags: CNG, LNG, Blue Seal of Excellence, California, ASE, City of San Bernardino
June 2, 2011 - Industry News
PICO RIVERA, CA – The City of Whittier has purchased three Ford Fusion hybrids for its Public Safety Division with South Coast Air Quality Management District funds.
Tags: hybrid, California, Ford Fusion Hybrid, City of Whittier
January 31, 2011 - Industry News
SACRAMENTO, CA - Governor Jerry Brown issued an executive order on Jan. 28 ordering an immediate halt to non-emergency new car purchases and turn-in of fleet cars not essential to state business. The governor plans to cut California's 11,000-unit passenger vehicle fleet in half.
Tags: California, Fleet reduction, vehicle utilization
November 8, 2010 - Industry News
NEW YORK - A report from the National Resources Defense Council on oil dependence ranked California highest in its policies to promote clean energy technologies and reduce oil dependence. In addition, it stated that 25 states currently have policies mandating stronger fuel efficiency standards for the state fleet.
Tags: California, fuel management
May 28, 2010 - Industry News
LOS ANGELES - During a recent press event, Governor Schwarzenegger sat in the i-MiEV and later spoke to a panel of reporters about the battery electric vehicle being representative of the technology necessary to tackle the sustainable transportation challenges facing California.
Tags: Mitsubishi, California, i MiEV
February 12, 2010 - Industry News
SACRAMENTO - The IRS is conducting an 18-month audit regarding tax reporting associated with personal use of California's state-owned or -leased vehicles in 2008.
Tags: Government Fleets, IRS, audit, California
February 1, 2010 - Industry News
SACRAMENTO - In an effort to study plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) performance, the California Department of General Services will take part in a two-year experiment to determine the benefits of driving PHEVs.
Tags: California, hybrid electric vehicles, electric vehicle
January 15, 2010 - Industry News
SACRAMENTO, CA - The State of California has adopted a used oil recycling program that promotes and develops alternatives to the illegal disposal of used oil.
December 21, 2009 - Industry News
SACRAMENTO - California taxpayers keeping a watchful eye on state agency expenses, including state-owned vehicles, have prompted action by government officials.
Tags: California, State Fleet
October 29, 2009 - Industry News
SACRAMENTO, CA - A Sacramento Bee investigation discovered many of the new cars and trucks purchased for the State of California this year, which cost more than $5.5 million, have been idle for months.
Tags: California, State Fleet, underutilization
April 27, 2009 - Press Release
SEAL BEACH, CA – The State of California's Air Resources Board recently adopted a regulation to implement Governor Schwarzenegger's Low Carbon Fuel Standard calling for the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions from California's transportation fuels by 10 percent by 2020.
Tags: Natural Gas, Air Resources Board, California, Clean Energy Fuels
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