Altech-Eco gets EPA certifications for CNG conversion systems
Altech-Eco Corp. has received certificates of conformity from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for CNG Bi-Fueled and dedicated conversion systems for the 2012 Ford 6.2L V8 F-250/350 pickups with Ford supplied CNG gaseous prepped engine. The dedicated version converts the vehicle to operate 100% on CNG and the Bi-Fuel version enables the vehicle to operate on either CNG or gasoline and allows users to take advantage of using CNG as a cleaner burning and more economical alternative fuel when available.
Suniva install 1.2-MW solar canopy for Laredo bus facility in Georgia
Suniva Inc., manufacturer of high-efficiency crystalline silicon solar cells and modules, has installed the 1.2-MW solar canopy at the Laredo Bus Facility inDecatur,Georgia. The solar canopy is the largest inGeorgiasand is the second largest in the country at aU.S.transit system.
GE opens renewable energy logistics center in Mississippi
General Electric has opened its new central logistics center for renewable energy components in Olive Branch, Miss. The facility is part of GE’s strategy to further improve customer response times throughout North Americaas more wind and solar energy projects are developed and existing power facilities require maintenance.
GE Energy’s renewable energy services group will use the new logistics center to distribute replacement wind turbine parts and solar technology components. The new center is located near a FedEx hub facility, which will expedite faster, easier distributions.
Nissan North America selects Coulomb Technologies to provide complete public electric vehicle charging infrastructure
Nissan North America Inc. has selected Coulomb Technologies ChargePoint Network to provide comprehensive electric vehicle public charging infrastructure locations for Nissan LEAF drivers.
The Nissan LEAF website now has the most comprehensive listing of stations in theUnited States, giving current and prospective drivers the ability to find charging stations and real-time charging station availability. ChargePoint Network now is fully integrated into the Nissan LEAF website, showing current and future ChargePoint locations. In addition, the site shows all public charging stations in the nation that have been documented by the U.S. Department of Energy.