Clean Energy Awarded Station Construction Projects; Increases Facility Modification Services
"While we continue to add transit,
and refuse fleets to our list of customers fueling at our network of
stations all across
In addition to facilities modifications work for Cummins at their
"We are happy that more and more companies are turning to natural gas,"
Bimbo Bakeries USA, the largest baker in the United States, has signed a fueling agreement with Clean Energy for an additional 19 CNG trucks based out of their Montebello, Californialocation. The vehicles will fuel at Clean Energy's public fueling stations located in both Commerceand Whittier California.
Clean Energy has added
Frank C. Alegre Truckingto its list of fueling customers by signing a multi-year fueling agreement. Frank C. Alegre Truckingpurchased five liquefied natural gas (LNG) trucks for their bulk food hauling operations throughout Southern Californiaand will fuel at Clean Energy stations. These trucks are Alegre's first natural gas vehicles in their fleet.
Texas Gas Transport, a LNG hauler based out of Dallas/Fort Worth, has signed a fueling agreement for Clean Energy for six of its LNG trucks delivering fuel to El Paso, Texas. Texas Gas Transportspecializes in providing fueling solutions to locations where the pipeline does not provide gas service, including to the shipping, drilling and power generation industries.
Orange County Transportation Authorityhas signed a fueling contract with Clean Energy for 1.5 million GGEs of LNG for its fleet of 73 buses. The company will use Clean Energy's Redeem™ brand of renewable natural gas (RNG), rated up to 70 percent cleaner than diesel and considered the cleanest transportation fuel available. The agency is transitioning their LNG fleet to CNG, and will continue to fuel their fleet at Clean Energy's Anaheimand Garden Grovelocations during the transition which is expected to be complete in 2017.
In October Republic Services, one of the nation's largest refuse
companies, opened a private fueling station in
Daly City, Californiato support its contract for refuse services with the city. The time-fill station was built by Clean Energy to support 21 CNG refuse vehicles and is estimated to dispense approximately 215,000 GGEs per year.
Universal Waste Systemsand Burrtec Waste Services, refuse providers in Los Angeles County, have both signed multi-year fueling agreements with Clean Energy for CNG. Both companies will also use Clean Energy's Redeem™ brand of RNG. The contracts call for Universal to use up to 550,000 GGEs per year and Burrtec to use approximately 200,000 GGEs per year.
In addition to these projects,
Natural gas fuel costs less than gasoline or diesel, depending on local
market conditions. The use of natural gas fuel also reduces greenhouse
gas emissions up to 21 percent and up to 70 percent with the use of
renewable natural gas. In addition, nearly all natural gas consumed in
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vehicles expected to be deployed, amounts of natural gas fuel expected
to be consumed, the completion of natural gas upgrades and vehicle
facilities, and the benefits of natural gas relative to gasoline and
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