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Question

April 2011 Manager of Fleet & Equipment

We are considering changing our fleet of garbage packer to CNG powered vehicles. One of the major obstacles to making this change is the capital cost for the pumping station (compressor). Are there any provincal or federal grants we could apply for to help offset the capital cost? 

Answer

April 2011 Alicia Milner, President Canadian Natural Gas Vehicle Alliance, 

At present, there are no government grants available in Canada to help offset the cost of installing a natural gas refuelling station for vehicles. There are, however, companies that provide turn-key stations for the right scale of fleet that include read more

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Alicia Milner

President

Canadian Natural Gas Vehicle Alliance

Andrew K.S. Jardine

Professor Emeritus, Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University of Toronto

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Ben Marans

Manager. Grants & Special Projects

Toronto Atmospheric Fund

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Bob Oliver

Executive Director

Pollution Probe

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Chris Hill

Manager, Central Fleet

City of Hamilton

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Drew Shintani

Business Analyst, Fleet Services

City of Toronto

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Jack Rosebro

Founder

Perfect Sky

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John Lyon

Senior Consultant

Fleet Challenge Ontaro

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Melissa Felder

Director Program Development

Fleet Challenge Ontaro

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Michael Cole

Project Coordinator Fleet Management Centre, Ministry of Transportation

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Roger Smith

Executive Director

Fleet Challenge Ontaro 

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