Colorado is finally getting snow this season, and while that means more skiing and festive holiday celebrations, it also means colder temperatures. When temperatures drop, car owners often idle their vehicles to warm up before driving or to keep themselves warm while their car is not in motion. Idling is a necessary evil while we are at stop lights, but running a vehicle’s engine is an expensive, climate-unfriendly, avoidable, and often an illegal option for warming up your car in the winter.
When thinking of alternative fuel vehicles, one’s mind usually gravitates towards the media-star electric vehicles. But there are other options out there, especially for fleet managers, who are looking for cleaner burning and more cost effective fuels. In particular, for vehicles that are operated indoors, a great alternative fuel for you is propane, which is already popular among heavy and medium sized industrial vehicles such as tractors, zambonis, fleets, forklifts, and buses
Alternative fuels have benefits and costs, and the combination of both is what determines where each fuel works best within the wide-ranging transportation industry. Somewhere between the advantages and disadvantages of each fuel lies a market “niche,” or an area where one particular fuel...

If hydrogen could be isolated, stored onboard a vehicle, and put through a fuel cell to generate electricity in a safe, cost effective manner, many argue that our transportation problems could be solved. Well, fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs) are no longer a theoretical technology...

The transportation landscape is evolving. Rapid advancements in the auto industry have led to new fuels and technologies that weren't available five years ago.

The Colorado Energy Office has released the Electric Vehicle Market Implementation Study that provides recommendations to advance the growth of the electric vehicle (EV) market in Colorado.
There are a multitude of alternative fuels and vehicles on the market today. Ethanol, biodiesel, propane, natural gas, hydrogen, and electric are some of the fuel and technology choices available to a fleet manager or general consumer on today’s market. Within each of those categories lies a wide range of...
On Earth Day, 1993, Denver made history in the field of sustainability by passing the nation’s first ever “Green Fleets” executive order. Rising gasoline prices and unabated air pollution, coupled with new federal mandates to improve air quality, prompted former Mayor Wellington Webb to pledge to reduce CO2 emissions from city fleet vehicles by 1% per year...