Tag Archive: propane

Mar
28

Autogas Gets Law Enforcement Fleets’ Badge of Approval

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We rely on our police officers and deputies to be dependable, always there when we need them. So, it’s no surprise that our law enforcement agencies demand the same qualities from their vehicles. As gasoline prices continue to rise, more and more law enforcement agencies are turning to alternative fuels like propane autogas, which has …

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Mar
08

New features on Program website

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SPADP’s public website now includes some exciting new fleet resources and updated information on the Program’s progress. Take a look at the new additions, which include: New Program statistics on home page As of early March 2012, program fleet partners have offset more than 993 tons of greenhouse gases, displaced nearly 652,000 gallons of gasoline …

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Jan
24

Environmental Benefits of Propane Autogas

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Along with its practical and economic benefits, autogas is a clean-burning fuel that is better for the environment than traditional fuels like gasoline. Fleets that switch to clean autogas can help reduce emissions and establish a green image that can attract customers. Propane autogas is listed as a clean alternative fuel in the 1990 Clean …

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Nov
28

Economic Benefits of Propane Autogas

A recent survey shows cost is the single biggest motivator behind a consumer’s decision of whether or not to adopt alternative fuels. Fortunately, price is one of propane autogas’ biggest selling points. The most obvious and immediate savings from using autogas can be seen at the pump. Autogas costs about $1.00 less per gallon than …

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Oct
06

SPADP partner converting police cruisers to run on autogas

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Baker Equipment, a conversion center in the Program, is currently converting dozens of Virginia law enforcement vehicles to run on propane autogas, and the rate of completed conversions is consistently increasing these past few weeks. We’d like to congratulate our conversion partner Baker Equipment for their success and thank them for all their help in …

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