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Name: David Robinson
Date registered: February 14, 2014

Latest posts

  1. Last 2012 propane autogas roadshows held in Miss., Va., and La. — November 7, 2012
  2. Top White House environmental adviser tours Newport News — August 10, 2012
  3. PBS show Motorweek features SPADP fleet — July 12, 2012
  4. Maryland Propane Autogas Roadshow with Susan Roush-McCleneghan — June 15, 2012
  5. Veolia Transportation debuts Baltimore’s first propane autogas taxi — May 21, 2012

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Autogas fleets will benefit from recent tax package

Fleets will enjoy a 50-cent-per-gallon tax credit on Autogas through 2011

Previously expired federal alternative fuel tax credits were renewed in the December lame-duck Congressional session, providing Autogas fleets additional economic incentive. The tax package – H.R. 4853 – includes the following Autogas provisions: Excise Tax Credits and Outlay Payments for Alternative Fuel and Alternative Fuel Mixtures Extends 50-cent-per-gallon alternative fuel tax credit for Autogas purchases through …

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Muscogee County Sheriff’s Office celebrates adoption of alternative fuels with vehicle and facility tour

Muscogee County Sheriff Darr addresses media at vehicle and facility tour

On Friday, October 22, the Muscogee County Sheriff’s Office hosted a media event to celebrate its transition to clean alternative fueling. The tour featured the county’s new propane Autogas vehicles and newly implemented propane Autogas fueling station. The Sheriff’s Office gave a propane Autogas fueling demonstration, offered visitors the opportunity to look under the hood …

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Program promotes clean propane autogas at Virginia Odyssey Day events

Propane Autogas vehicle displayed at Odyssey Day

The Southeast Propane Autogas Development Program had displays at two Odyssey Day events in Virginia on October 15 to share information about the Program and the benefits of propane Autogas vehicles. Odyssey Day is held every two years and is the nation’s largest alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicle event. This year, Odyssey Day was …

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Fifty propane autogas vehicles hit the roads in Florida, Georgia under program

The Prins System

West Palm Beach, Florida-based Peninsula Propane and Pendergrass, Georgia-based Force 911 converted 50 vehicles from gasoline to clean propane Autogas during the month of August as part of the groundbreaking Southeast Propane Autogas Development Program. The $8.6 million Recovery Act-funded Program will put nearly 1,200 propane Autogas vehicles on the road in nine Southeast states …

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South Carolina vehicle conversion centers deploy first round of propane autogas vehicles

GreenvilleCounty  Sheriff's Office

Two South Carolina vehicle conversion centers, Greenville County and Light’N’Up, deployed 15 propane Autogas vehicles in August as part of the Southeast Propane Autogas Development Program.  The historic initiative will convert nearly 1,200 vehicles from conventional gasoline to propane Autogas and implement over 20 refueling stations, addressing the critical need to reduce U.S. dependence on …

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Clean Cities DOE-funded propane autogas vehicle conversion program rolls out first of 1,189 emission-cutting cars

Secretary Vilsack learned about the propane Autogas vehicle conversion process in a demonstration on a Red Top Cab

Red Top Cab of Arlington, Virginia has deployed the first propane Autogas vehicle under the Southeast Propane Autogas Development Program The first vehicle converted to propane Autogas under the Southeast Propane Autogas Development Program is on the road, with thirty more program vehicles slated to be running on Autogas by the end of August. The …

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Agriculture Secretary Vilsack showcases propane autogas vehicle conversion program as part of Obama administration’s ‘recovery summer’

Alliance AutoGas and Red Top Cab propane Autogas vehicles

Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack attended a media event and facility tour of Baker Equipment in Richmond, Virginia, on Thursday, July 15 to celebrate the first vehicle converted under the Southeast Propane Autogas Development Program, a large-scale project that will convert vehicles from conventional gasoline to propane Autogas as part of an $8.6 million Recovery …

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