Strong showing expected from natural gas industry at ACT
Apr 25, 2012 12:53 PM
Natural gas industry leaders are set to gather at the upcoming Alternative Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo to showcase the very latest advancements across a wide variety of clean vehicle technologies. The event is set for May 15-17 in Long Beach CA.
Natural gas, which includes compressed (CNG), liquefied (LNG), and renewable natural gas (biomethane), is taking on a significant presence at the event with a host of natural gas vehicle OEMs, fleet operators, gas producers, infrastructure and fuel providers, service and equipment providers and many others set to attend and share and discuss their investments in natural gas vehicles and technologies. Natural gas industry experts will be on hand to discuss the many opportunities for natural gas as an alternative fuel for all vehicle types: light-, medium- and heavy-duty—and across a variety of applications.
The nation’s leading fleets utilizing natural gas vehicles will present their success stories at ACT Expo 2012 including UPS, Ryder System Inc, Yellow Cab, Dillon Transport, Swift Transportation, Vedder Transport, and many others. Through a peer-to-peer information exchange, these natural gas vehicle frontrunners will share their experiences and best practices gained through successful vehicle deployment projects.
The top names and leaders in the natural gas industry will be represented at ACT Expo 2012 and include Trillium, Shell, America’s Natural Gas Alliance, Chesapeake Energy, Kenworth, Peterbilt Motors, Daimler Trucks North America, America Honda Motor Co., Chart, Southern California Gas Company, Landi Renzo, Impco Automotive, Agility Fuel Systems, Galileo, California Natural Gas Vehicle Coalition, California Natural Gas Vehicle Partnership, Clean Energy, American Biogas Council, and many others.
In addition, Kenworth, Peterbilt Motors, Daimler Trucks North America, Ford, Isuzu Trucks, General Motors, Mack Trucks, and others will showcase their latest natural gas vehicle technologies on the ACT Expo 2012 show floor and in the vehicle ride-and-drive.
ACT Expo 2012 also will host free, educational training sessions on natural gas vehicles May 15 from 8 am to noon. These sessions include:
- *“Natural Gas Fleets: The Basics” and “LNG and CNG: What Is the Difference for My Fleet?” presented by Advanced Transportation Technology and Energy Centers;
- *“Liquefied Natural Gas--Removing the Mystery of LNG” presented by Chart Industries;
- *“Natural Gas in Operations: Cylinder Safety and Facility Modifications” presented by the Clean Vehicle Education Foundation
A detailed list of sponsors, exhibitors, speakers, training sessions and vehicles that will be at ACT Expo 2012 is available at www.actexpo.com.
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