Sept. 19, 2018
GTA moves the industry forward
Green Truck Association (GTA) offers vital resources to members on technologies to increase sustainability and efficiency.

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Nine steps to convert a work truck to propane autogas
Transitioning a fleet to propane autogas is easy. The real challenge is converting a work truck’s gasoline fuel system to operate on propane autogas — which is handled by the manufacturer of the fuel system.  Full story

Natural gas is still the king of alternative fuels
The alternative power choice that has made the deepest inroads into trucking and will remain a key player for years to come is natural gas. Whether in its more popular compressed or liquefied form, natural gas is proving to have staying power, even in the face of reasonably low and fairly steady diesel fuel prices. Full story

Oklahoma grocers set to deploy fleet of autonomous vans for final-mile deliveries
A small group of Oklahoma-based grocers will be among the first to fully deploy autonomous delivery vehicles as a normal part of their everyday operation. Udelv will supply Oklahoma City’s largest local chain of grocery stores –Uptown Grocery, Buy For Less, Buy For Less Super Mercado and Smart Saver – with 10 customized self-driving  electric delivery vans  to service online deliveries in the metro area. Full story

CARB awards $41 million for hydrogen electric truck project
The California Air Resources Board (CARB) preliminarily awarded $41 million to the Port of Los Angeles to establish network to transport goods throughout southern California using hydrogen fuel cell electric trucks. Full story

New NTEA whitepaper added
NTEA regularly provides industry professionals with timely regulatory, safety and compliance resources. We recently released a white paper on cargo van myth busters. Visit t o access the full content collection.

New vehicle certification resources available
NTEA released an enhanced Commercial Vehicle Certification Guide and U.S./Canada Federal Lighting Guide, offering a more complete representation of compliance mandates and implications facing work truck industry companies in North America. Learn more and order today.