NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Energy Fuels Corp. (NASDAQ: CLNE)
today announced the opening of its newest natural gas fueling station,
located at 6155 Cargo Road, Orlando, FL. The new station at Orlando
International Airport is open to the public 24/7 and can accommodate a
variety of natural gas vehicles ranging in size from passenger cars and
airport support vehicles to heavy-duty trucks.
Phil Brown, Executive Director of the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority (center), Clean Energy officials and local NGV fleet operators participating in ribbon cutting ceremony at new Clean Energy natural gas fueling station at 6155 Cargo Road, Orlando, FL. (Photo: Business Wire)
"With over 57 million tourists annually, Orlando is one of the most
important tourist destinations in the United States. There is a
tremendous opportunity to utilize natural gas in transportation to cut
emissions, improving air quality throughout the region," said Mark
Riley, vice president, Clean Energy Fuels.
natural gas fueling (CNG) station, under a 20-year lease agreement
with the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority, accepts all major credit
cards and fleet cards. The station joins Clean Energy's public-access
CNG station located at Tampa International Airport in offering natural
gas fuel to area fleets looking to reduce their fueling expense and
greenhouse gas emissions.
"Orlando International Airport is committed to pursuing and promoting
green initiatives that reinforce our reputation as a conscientious
community partner," said Phil Brown, executive director of the Greater
Orlando Aviation Authority. "This station is an important component of
our sustainability effort and is an environmentally responsible way to
ensure the natural beauty of Central Florida is protected for future
The opening of this public natural gas fueling station in Orlando will
make it even easier for local and regional fleets to make the switch to
cleaner and more cost-effective natural gas fuel.
gas fuel costs up to $1.00 less per gallon than gasoline or diesel,
depending on local market conditions. The use of natural gas fuel not
only reduces operating costs for vehicles, but also reduces greenhouse
gas emissions up to 30% in light-duty vehicles and 23% in medium to
heavy-duty vehicles. In addition, nearly all natural gas consumed in
North America is produced domestically.
About Clean Energy Fuels Corp.
Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (Nasdaq: CLNE) is the largest provider of
natural gas fuel for transportation in North America. We build and
operate compressed natural gas (CNG) and liquefied natural gas (LNG)
fueling stations; manufacture CNG and LNG equipment and technologies for
ourselves and other companies; develop renewable natural gas (RNG)
production facilities; and deliver more CNG, LNG and Redeem RNG fuel
than any other company in the U.S. For more information, visit www.cleanenergyfuels.com.
This news release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning
of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934 that involve risks, uncertainties and
assumptions, including without limitation statements about the benefits
of natural gas relative to gasoline and diesel. Actual results and the
timing of events could differ materially from those anticipated in these
forward-looking statements as a result of several factors, including,
without limitation, the price of natural gas relative to gasoline and
diesel. The forward-looking statements made herein speak only as of the
date of this press release and, unless otherwise required by law, the
Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update such forward-looking
statements to reflect subsequent events or circumstances. Additionally,
the reports and other documents the Company files with the SEC
(available at www.sec.gov)
contain risk factors, which may cause actual results to differ
materially from the forward-looking statements contained in this news
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Clean Energy Media Contact:
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Energy Investor Contact:
Tony Kritzer, 949-437-1403
Source: Clean Energy Fuels Corp.
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