California

The Golden State leads the nation in CNG stations.

But we want to see them stretching from San Diego to Yreka, from the coast to Imperial Valley, and from Hollywood to Sacramento. Take this golden opportunity to spread the word about CNG from the coast to the valleys to the mountains!​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​nnn​

Incentives

  • Alternative Fuel and Vehicle Research and Development Incentives
  • High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) Lane Exemption
  • Alternative Fuel Vehicle (AFV) and Fueling Infrastructure Grants
  • Emissions Reductions Grants
  • Natural Gas Vehicle (NGV) Home Fueling Infrastructure Incentive - South Coast
  • Natural Gas Infrastructure Technical Assistance - CenterPoint Energy
  • Low Emissions School Bus Grants
    • Alternative Fuel and Advanced Technology Research and Development
  • Advanced Transportation Financing
    • Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Tax Exemption for Transit Use
  • Vehicle Emissions Reduction Grants - Sacramento
  • Employer Invested Emissions Reduction Funding - South Coast
  • Technology Advancement Funding - South Coast
  • Low Emission Vehicle Incentives and Technical Training - San Joaquin Valley
  • Air Quality Improvement Program Funding - Ventura County
  • Alternative Fuel Vehicle (AFV) and Hybrid Electric Vehicle (AFV) Insurance Discount
  • Clean Vehicle Electricity and Natural Gas Rate Reduction - PG&E
  • Electric Vehicle (EV) and Natural Gas Infrastructure Charging Rate Reduction - SDG&E
  • Natural Gas Rate Reduction - SoCalGas

Source: U.S. Dept. of Energy

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News

Beverly Hills Opens CNG Fueling Station and Replaces Four Refuse Trucks With CNG Models

The City of Beverly Hills, Calif., recently opened its new compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station. The new station will fuel the City’s growing fleet of CNG vehicles, which now includes four new refuse trucks.

City Opens CNG Fueling Station

The City of Beverly Hills’ new compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station is now open, serving the City’s growing fleet of CNG vehicles, including four new trash trucks.

San Diego MTS to Purchase 515 CNG Buses Through 2017

The San Diego Metropolitan Transit System (SDMTS) Board of Directors has approved two major bus procurements. The Board authorized the CEO to purchase up to 350 Gillig 40-foot low-floor compressed natural gas (CNG) buses and up to 165 New Flyer 60-foot low-floor articulated CNG buses through 2017.

Long Beach Transit introduces buses that use natural gas

Long Beach Transit celebrated its latest environmental milestone Thursday with the unveiling of a new compressed natural gas station and fleet of CNG buses.

California Discount Chain to Switch Semis to CNG

California’s “99 Cents Only” Stores announced it will convert 40 class-8 semitrucks from diesel to CNG.