Fuel Savings http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/taxonomy/term/7883/more en C R England joins PIT Group http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/c-r-england-joins-pit-group <div class="node-body article-body">Refrigerated transporter C R England has become a fleet member of the testing organization PIT Group, a research and engineering group supporting the North American transportation industry.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/c-r-england-joins-pit-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/c-r-england-joins-pit-group#comments Business Tools Fuel Savings Carriers Going Green News Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:21:00 +0000 43141 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com University project focuses on cutting fuel consumption http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/university-project-focuses-cutting-fuel-consumption <div class="node-body article-body">Purdue University is leading part of a national effort to reduce vehicle fuel consumption by 20% through automated systems that interconnect trucks and cars and the transportation infrastructure using sensors and online cloud technology.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/university-project-focuses-cutting-fuel-consumption" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/university-project-focuses-cutting-fuel-consumption#comments Components Fuel Savings Vehicles Fleet Equipment Going Green News Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:26:00 +0000 42581 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Nikola One: Hydrogen power happening? http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/nikola-one-hydrogen-power-happening <div class="node-body article-body">Nikola Motors Company USA has developed a Class 8 truck powered by a hydrogen fuel cell. The firm said this truck, called the Nikola One, will have an operational range of 1,200 miles.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/nikola-one-hydrogen-power-happening" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/nikola-one-hydrogen-power-happening#comments Emissions Fuel Savings Vehicles Fleet Equipment Going Green News Thu, 08 Dec 2016 15:25:00 +0000 41931 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com ampCNG agrees to build fuel station to serve US Foods http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/ampcng-agrees-build-fuel-station-serve-us-foods <div class="node-body article-body">ampCNG, a provider of compressed natural gas (CNG) infrastructure and fueling solutions for the heavy-duty commercial trucking industry, has announced a fueling and station agreement with foodservice distributor US Foods.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/ampcng-agrees-build-fuel-station-serve-us-foods" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/ampcng-agrees-build-fuel-station-serve-us-foods#comments Emissions Fuel Savings Foodservice Going Green News Tue, 15 Nov 2016 15:13:00 +0000 41411 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Investigation focuses on fleet fuel usage http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/investigation-focuses-fleet-fuel-usage <div class="node-body article-body">The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI), in conjunction with the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI) and research sponsor ExxonMobil, has released results of their investigation of fleet fuel economy and fuel usage.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/investigation-focuses-fleet-fuel-usage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/investigation-focuses-fleet-fuel-usage#comments Business Tools Literature Fuel Savings Vehicles Carriers News Wed, 19 Oct 2016 13:44:00 +0000 40981 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Hirschbach Motor Lines receives SmartWay award http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/hirschbach-motor-lines-receives-smartway-award <div class="node-body article-body">Hirschbach Motor Lines was recently honored with a SmartWay Excellence Award from the US Environmental Protection Agency as an industry leader in freight supply chain environmental performance and energy efficiency.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/hirschbach-motor-lines-receives-smartway-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/hirschbach-motor-lines-receives-smartway-award#comments Emissions Fuel Savings Carriers Going Green News Fri, 14 Oct 2016 14:14:00 +0000 40881 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com New FSS autonomous transportation mode may redefine freight movement http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/new-fss-autonomous-transportation-mode-may-redefine-freight-movement <div class="node-body article-body">Texas Gov Greg Abbott helped unveil a new mode of transportation recently, applauding the partnership of university research and industry investment that made it possible.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/new-fss-autonomous-transportation-mode-may-redefine-freight-movement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/new-fss-autonomous-transportation-mode-may-redefine-freight-movement#comments Emissions Fuel Savings Carriers Fleet Equipment Going Green News Tue, 13 Sep 2016 14:28:00 +0000 40351 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com EDI, FP GreenFleet announce partnership http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/edi-fp-greenfleet-announce-partnership <div class="node-body article-body">Efficient Drivetrains Inc (EDI) and First Priority GreenFleet Ltd (FP GreenFleet), a division of First Priority Global Ltd (FPG), have announced a collaboration agreement between the two companies.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/edi-fp-greenfleet-announce-partnership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/edi-fp-greenfleet-announce-partnership#comments Emissions Fuel Savings Vehicles Fleet Equipment Going Green News Tue, 13 Sep 2016 14:18:00 +0000 40341 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Federal agencies complete fuel efficiency standards http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/federal-agencies-complete-fuel-efficiency-standards <div class="node-body article-body">The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and US Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) jointly completed standards for medium- and heavy-duty vehicles that will improve fuel efficiency and cut carbon pollution.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/federal-agencies-complete-fuel-efficiency-standards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/federal-agencies-complete-fuel-efficiency-standards#comments Emissions Fuel Savings Carriers Fleet Equipment Going Green News Wed, 17 Aug 2016 14:05:00 +0000 39931 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Ryder's NGV fleet surpasses 100-million-mile landmark http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/ryders-ngv-fleet-surpasses-100-million-mile-landmark <div class="node-body article-body">Ryder System Inc announced its fleet of natural gas vehicles (NGVs) has surpassed 100 million miles of operations, making it the first commercial fleet outsourcing provider to reach this significant milestone.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/ryders-ngv-fleet-surpasses-100-million-mile-landmark" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 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