Accession Number:

ADA301462

Title:

Technology Demonstration of Dedicated Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) Vehicles at Ft. Bliss, Texas.

Descriptive Note:

Interim rept.,

Corporate Author:

SOUTHWEST RESEARCH INST SAN ANTONIO TX BELVOIR FUELS AND LUBRICANTS RESEARCH FACILITY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1995-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

94.0

Abstract:

A technology demonstration program of dedicated compressed natural gas CNG original equipment manufacturer OEM vehicles was conducted at FL Bliss, Texas to demonstrate the use of CNG as an alternative fuel. The demonstration program at FL Bliss was the first Army initiative with CNG-fueled vehicles under the legislated Alternative Motor Fuels Act. This Department of Energy DOE-supported fleet demonstration consisted of 48 General Services Administration GSA-owned, Army-leased 1992 dedicated CNG General Motors GM 34-ton pickup trucks and four 1993 gasoline-powered Chevrolet 34-ton pickup trucks.

Subject Categories:

  • Fuels
  • Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE