Renewable Natural Gas Facility Begins Operations at Southeast Oklahoma Landfill
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla., September 24, 2018 /3BL Media/ – Republic Services and energy partners Aria Energy and BP celebrated the commissioning of a landfill gas to renewable natural gas (RNG) project located at the Southeast Oklahoma Landfill, outside of Oklahoma City.
UPS Agreement for 10 Million Gallon Equivalents a Year With Big Ox Energy Is Its Largest Commitment to Date
ATLANTA, Novemeber 20, 2017 /3BL Media/ - UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced an agreement with Big Ox Energy (a wholly owned subsidiary of Environmental Energy Capital LLC) to purchase 10 million gallon equivalents of renewable natural gas (RNG) per year. This is the largest investment in RNG to date for the company, and the agreement runs through 2024. Use of RNG yields up to a 90% reduction in lifecycle greenhouse gas emissions when compared to conventional diesel.
The UPS Alternative Fuel and Advanced Technology Fleet
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With its “Rolling Laboratory” approach, UPS has invested in a fleet of more than 5,000 alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles running on natural gas, propane, ethanol, biomethane, renewable diesel, and electricity. UPS has driven more than 500 million miles in this sustainable fleet, and is more than halfway toward its goal of driving 1 billion miles by the end of 2017.
Visit ups.com/sustainability and download the UPS 2014 Corporate Sustainability Report.
New Agreement with Clean Energy Will Help Grow Market for Use of Methane Gas from Landfills as Fue
ATLANTA, May 6, 2015 /3BL Media/ - UPS® (NYSE:UPS) today announced it has entered into an agreement to purchase renewable natural gas (RNG) for its delivery vehicle fleet from Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (NASDAQ: CLNE). The deal signifies UPS's plan to significantly expand its use of renewable natural gas for its alternative fuel and advanced technology fleet. The company has a goal of driving one billion miles using its alternative fuel and advanced technology fleet by the end of 2017.