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  • WIH Resource Group: CNG fuel use in garbage trucks

    WIH Resource Group (WIH) was retained by the City of Boise Idaho to conduct a study on converting the City's 25 refuse collection vehicles (garbage trucks) from diesel to compressed natural gas (CNG). The Study was developed by WIH Resource Group (WIH) and was created from industry research and analysis of the current use of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) in refuse (municipal solid waste – MSW) ...


    By WIH Resource Group

  • Waste Pro Garbage Truck Drivers Pick-up $40,000 in Safety Awards

    “While providing garbage and recycling services in Manatee, Sarasota, Pinellas and Hillsborough counties from their facility in Bradenton, each driver has performed flawlessly for the last three years, excellent customer service, no accidents, no injuries, and no property damage along with a well kept truck and great attitude”, says Keith Banasiak, Southwest Florida Regional Vice President for ...


    By PRWeb

  • WIH Resource Group Completes `CNG Fuel Use in Refuse Collection Vehicles (Garbage Trucks) Study` for The City of Tucson Arizona

    WIH Resource Group (WIH) was retained by the City of Tucson Arizona"s Environmental Services Department, to conduct a study on converting the City"s 46 refuse collection vehicles (garbage trucks) from biodiesel to natural gas (NG).  The Study analyzed switching to either Compressed Natural Gas (CNG), Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) as a vehicle fuel. The Study was conducted by WIH ...


    By WIH Resource Group

  • Cebu City’s Inayawan Landfill To Be Cleared of Garbage in Five Years

    “The closure of the Inayawan landfill in Cebu City is the first order of business of Greenergy Solutions Consortium in the implementation of the 25-integrated Cebu City Waste Management Plan. This closure will be done without cost to the Cebu City government.” “We are doing it for free; we are not asking anything from the City. ...


    By Greenergy Solutions Inc.

  • Research and Markets: Refuse and Recycling Truck Body Manufacturing in North America

    Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/329qqz/refuse_and) has announced the addition of the "Refuse and Recycling Truck Body Manufacturing in North America: Size, segmentation, competition, growth and trends underlying the ...


    By Research and Markets

  • WIH Resource Group Completes Study For City of Tucson Arizona on Natural Gas Powered Refuse Collection Trucks

    WIH Resource Group (WIH) was retained by the City of Tucson Arizona"s Environmental Services Department, to conduct a study on converting the City"s 46 refuse collection vehicles (garbage trucks) from biodiesel to natural gas (NG).  The Study analyzed switching to either Compressed Natural Gas (CNG), Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) as a vehicle fuel. The Study was conducted by WIH ...


    By WIH Resource Group

  • White House announces first ever oil savings standards for heavy duty trucks, buses/saving $50 billion in fuel costs and over 500 million barrels of oil

    Today, President Obama will meet with industry officials to discuss the first-of-their-kind fuel efficiency and greenhouse gas pollution standards for work trucks, buses, and other heavy duty vehicles and to thank them for their leadership in finalizing a successful national program for these vehicles. This meeting marks the administration’s announcement of the standards, which will save ...

  • Convex 2016

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    By HidroMak

  • Puerto Rico waste-to-energy plan gets key permit

    The U.S. government approved a key permit Tuesday that helps pave the way for construction of a waste-to-energy plant in Puerto Rico that local environmentalists have long opposed. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency awarded New York-based Energy Answers International an air permit to operate a 77-megawatt facility in the northern coastal town of Arecibo. It would be the U.S. territory's ...


    By Associated Press

  • Environmental Elimination of Oil, Grease and Wastewater

    UltraZyme rids Malaysia's largest Solid Waste Management Company of its Costly Oil & Grease Contamination Problem Alam Flora Sdn Bhd is one of Malaysia's largest solid waste management companies. For years now their grease traps and sumps have been plagued with very high levels of oil and grease, which contaminates their wastewater stream and is the root cause of bad odor. UltraZyme was ...


    By Cypher Environmental Ltd.

  • Emterra Environmental Investing $50 Million in Cleaner Air and More Jobs in Peel

    Waste diversion leader Emterra Environmental and its partners are set to invest nearly $50 million in cleaner air, more jobs and a new compressed natural gas (CNG) fleet as well as a fueling and maintenance facility in the heart of the Region of Peel. Located in Mississauga, the facility will be the largest CNG fuelling station in Ontario. The investment stems from Emterra’s successful bid ...


    By Emterra Group Inc

  • Executive in action: Dr. Peter Tsantrizos, President & CEO of Terragon Environmental Technologies

    The culmination of Dr. Peter Tsantrizos’ lifework will be a household appliance that processes waste to provide energy that can provide heat and power refrigeration and air-conditioning systems. For the maritime industry, he has already developed an analogous solution for what he sees as a fundamental flaw in current thinking, because for Tsantrizos there is no such thing as waste. ...

  • Canada to tighten emission regulations for heavy duty vehicles

    Canada"s Environment Minister Jim Prentice, speaking in a suburban Canadian Tire Store in Vancouver, announced that Canada will regulate greenhouse gas emissions from new heavy-duty vehicles under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act. Canada"s regulations will be aligned with those of the United States, also announced today, and will come into effect for 2014 model year vehicles. "Canada and ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • WIH Resource Group (WIH), receives EBJ coveted 2008 business achievement award

    WIH Resource Group (WIH) announced this week that the firm received a Business Achievement Award from the Environmental Business Journal (EBJ) in the Project Merit Category of Energy & Infrastructure for the firm’s recent project work for the City of Boise, Idaho. WIH Resource Group was retained by the City of Boise to conduct research and develop recommendations relative to converting the ...


    By WIH Resource Group

  • Advanced Disposal Partners with Vocational Energy to Build Their First CNG Fueling Station

     Advanced Disposal Services, Inc., broke ground earlier today on their first compressed natural gas [CNG] fueling station, located in Ball Ground, Georgia. The station, being built by Vocational Energy, will help Advanced Disposal service Gwinnett County and the city of Roswell, both near Atlanta. Advanced Disposal, headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, is the fourth largest privately ...

  • Fleet safety is a number one priority for all sorts of fleets

    Fleet safety is a number one priority for all sorts of fleets — public transit, emergency, work and industrial, military vehicles and more. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), traffic fatalities in the U.S. jumped 7.7 percent in 2015 compared to the previous year. Further data indicates that 94 percent of crashes are tied to human error or faulty ...


    By FleetMind Solutions, Inc

  • Health, waste and environmental degradation after years of conflict in Liberia

    For years a toxic blue haze of burning waste greeted the city of Monrovia, Liberia, every morning. Garbage choked the dilapidated drainage system and clogged the sewage network, causing flooding during the rainy season and creating breeding grounds for mosquitoes and other disease carriers. The inhabitants of Monrovia survived by burning, burying and, indiscriminately, dumping their rubbish. Many ...


    By The World Bank

  • Mayor bloomberg announces progress in city`s efforts to reduce emissions through use of electric cars and other alternative fuel vehicles

    Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg today announced three developments in the City’s use of alternative fuel vehicles, part of the PlaNYC effort to reduce the amount of carbon emitted by municipal government 30 percent by 2017 and to reduce the entire City’s carbon emissions 30 percent by the year 2030. The Mayor announced that the Department of Sanitation (DSNY) will use two new hybrid electric diesel ...


    By The City of New York

  • EVCARCO, Inc. Signs Contract to Sell SIRIUS New Electric Vehicles

    EVCARCO, Inc. (OTCBB: EVCA) (OTCQB: EVCA) announced today that it has signed a retailer agreement to sell SIRIUS electric vehicles. The SIRIUS brand is manufactured by Nanchang Freedom Technology Limited located in Nanchang, China, a subsidiary of Jiangling Motors Group Co. Of the many electric vehicle products manufactured by Nanchang, the SIRIUS line is the most appealing to EVCA and includes ...


    By Marketwire

  • India issues rules on vehicles to curb pollution in capital

    India's top court issued several orders Wednesday to fight record pollution in New Delhi, including a temporary ban on the sale of large diesel vehicles and a stiff hike on the toll for trucks entering the capital. The Supreme Court also banned trucks from entering the city if they're over 10 years old or are just transiting through. In ...


    By Associated Press

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