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The report will help to “end speculation about actual in-use
methane leaks from natural gas stations and vehicles,” he
That study will be based on research to identify the sources
of leaks as well as technologies that could be developed to
stop them, conducted by experts at West Virginia University,
the University of Texas, Washington State University, and
Colorado State University, NGVAmerica said.
Those teams are examining the most common sources
of natural gas leaks, including routine operation of natural
gas vehicles, hydraulically fractured well completions, local
natural gas distribution systems in cities and towns, and the
natural gas transmission and storage infrastructure.
The proposed solutions could help to cap the estimated 6. 3 million metric tons of methane that escaped from
the natural gas value chain in 2013, according to the
Environmental Protection Agency’s latest Greenhouse Gas
Freight carriers that have been investing in natural gas
vehicles will be tracking the research results closely.
UPS Freight, the less-than-truckload (LTL) unit of UPS
Inc., said recently it would replace older-generation diesel
engines with 64 liquefied natural gas (LNG) tractors at its
Harrisburg, Pa., location.
In addition, Penske Truck Leasing Co. of Reading, Pa.,
said it would offer commercial cargo trucks powered by
compressed natural gas (CNG) instead of diesel or gasoline
for its renting and leasing customers, thanks to a $400,000
grant from the Department of Energy.
Report: grocery retailers Morrisons and Sainsbury’s. Both
companies use Paragon’s routing and scheduling software
to cut their carbon footprint. … USA Truck received an
Alcoa Tier 1 Core Carrier award for the third consecutive
year. … Green Mountain Technology (formerly Green
Mountain Consulting), a provider of parcel spend management solutions, has been included in Gartner’s latest
list of “Cool Vendors.” … Cubic Designs Inc., which makes
mezzanines and safety products, was recognized as one
of Arco Murray Construction Co.’s Vendors of the Year,
2014. … Crown Equipment Corp. presented Lift Power
Inc. of Jacksonville, Fla., an authorized Crown dealer, and
Crown Lift Trucks of Atlanta, a Crown-owned branch,
with the James F. Dicke Pioneer award as Crown’s top
performers in 2014.