TITLE

UPS deploys 167 new 'green' compressed natural gas delivery vehicles

PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Trailer / Body Builders;May2008, Vol. 49 Issue 7, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the deployment of 167 compressed natural gas (CNG) delivery vehicles in Texas, Georgia and California conducted by United Parcel Service (UPS). It notes that the deployment of the trucks under the global alternative fuel fleet of UPS will help the company in cutting carbon footprints and establish dependence on fossil fuels. The CNG trucks are identical externally to the other trucks in the fleet yet will have a CNG marking on them. Other vehicles under the green fleet are propane and hybrid electric vehicles.
ACCESSION #
32482128

 

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