Clean Energy’s CNG Fueling Stations Up and Operating in Storm’s Path
49 essential fueling stations across east coast are providing CNG for emergency, transit and refuse fleets
SEAL BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (CLNE) today reported that 49 fueling stations in the seven states affected by Hurricane Sandy are operating and providing CNG (compressed natural gas) fuel to a wide range of fleets and individuals. The fleets provide needed emergency, transit and refuse services in New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Maryland, Connecticut, Rhode Island and Pennsylvania.
Municipalities and other organizations that are fueling at Clean Energy CNG stations include Atlantic County Utilities Authority, Atlantic City Jitney Association, which is providing emergency evacuation services, NY/NJ Port Authority, South Jersey Gas, Long Island Bus/Transit Authority, New York City Sanitation (DSNY), New York City MTA and numerous others throughout the region.
Reliability in natural gas fueling is the core of our mission at Clean Energy and we are pleased to be able to support the recovery in the storm-affected areas in this manner, said Andrew J. Littlefair, CEO and president of Clean Energy. The quick response of our employees and contractors in returning stations to operation and providing fuel to our customers is critical to the effort.
Clean Energy station locations can be found on the internet at http://www.cnglngstations.com
Clean Energy (Nasdaq: CLNE) is the largest provider of natural gas fuel for transportation in North America and a global leader in the expanding natural gas vehicle fueling market. We have operations in compressed natural gas (CNG) and liquefied natural gas (LNG) vehicle fueling and construction and operation of natural gas fueling stations. Wholly-owned subsidiaries include IMW Industries, Ltd., which supplies CNG equipment for vehicle fueling and industrial applications worldwide; NorthStar, which supplies LNG and liquefied to compressed natural gas fueling system technologies and equipment, station construction and operations; BAF Technologies, which provides natural gas vehicle systems and conversions for taxis, vans, pick-up trucks and shuttle buses; and Clean Energy Renewable Fuels (CERF), which develops renewable natural gas (RNG), or biomethane, production facilities in the U.S. For more information, visit www.cleanenergyfuels.com
Clean Energy Fuels Corp.
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Source: Clean Energy Fuels Corp.Copyright Business Wire 2012