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The City of Columbus will add 16 more CNG refuse trucks to its fleet. Photo courtesy of City of Columbus

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Columbus Adds 16 Grant-Funded CNG Refuse Trucks

The City of Columbus, Ohio, will be purchasing 16 compressed natural gas (CNG) refuse trucks to add to its fleet, partially paid for with $371,600 in grant funding from the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency.

Photo of the ABLE EMSo and FRV bed packages courtesy of Tropos Motors

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Fire Response and EMS Bed Packages

Tropos Motors has released new bed packages for its battery-electric compact utility vehicles.

Photo of the Ford Transit LightningElectric courtesy of Lightning Systems.

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Lightning Systems Electric Ford Transit: 61 MPGe in the City

Lightning Systems’ battery-electric Ford Transit LightningElectric will provide a fuel economy rating of 61 MPGe in the city and 66 MPGe on the highway, according to the vehicle modifier, which will display it for fleets around the U.S. in April and May.

Photo courtesy of Tropos Motors

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Tropos Motors Transitions from Distributor to Manufacturer

Rebranding as Tropos Motors, the company will continue to distribute the Cenntro METRO electric compact utility vehicle throughout the U.S., as well as develop additional battery-electric vehicle offerings.

Steve Knapp, fleet manager for Chula Vista (left), Assistant Director of Public Works Iracsema Quilantan (second from right) and Public Works staff celebrated the new electric vehicle deployments. Photo courtesy of Center for Sustainable Energy

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Calif. City Unveils Electric Vehicle Fleet

The City of Chula Vista, Calif., has deployed a fleet of 15 electric vehicles and had 71 electric vehicle charging stations installed at city facilities.

The Workhorse N-GEN electric delivery van is pictured in front of San Francisco City Hall. Photo by Thi Dao

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Workhorse’s New Electric Van — Not Just for Deliveries

Workhorse its piloting four N-GEN electric delivery vehicles in the San Francisco Bay Area, but the vehicle's uses extend beyond deliveries. For government fleets, the vehicle can be used as an ambulance or by a utility fleet.

Engine image coutesy of ROUSH CleanTech

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Roush CleanTech Receives CARB Certification

Roush CleanTech is the first propane autogas fuel system manufacturer to receive the Environmental Protection Agency’s and California Air Resources Board’s heavy duty-onboard diagnostics certification for all its engines, the company announced.

Photo of electric vehicles and charging stations courtesy of San Diego County

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San Diego Opens EV Charging Sites, Plans 11 More

Currently, there are six Ford C-Max Energis in use by the General Services fleet that are part of a pilot program testing out a consolidated motor pool and keyless entry system.

Photo courtesy of AltCar Expo

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Northern Calif. Fleets Tackle EVs, Autonomous Vehicles & Funding

The AltCar Expo in Oakland, Calif., brought together fleet managers, sustainability experts, and legislative staff to discuss electrification, funding, and sustainable transportation.

Photo via Max Pixel

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Calif. City Adopts Zero-Emission Fleet Conversion Plan

The City of Encinitas, Calif., is moving forward with a zero-emission fleet vehicle plan that will result in the conversion of its light-duty fleet to electric-powered vehicles.

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