Republic Services Expands Twin Cities CNG Fleet

By Waste360 Staff.

Republic Services unveiled a new compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station and over 50 new CNG-powered trucks to serve customers throughout the Twin Cities, Minn. region. The new CNG trucks are replacing older, diesel-powered trucks in the company’s Twin Cities-based fleet.

“We are dedicated to providing our customers and the communities we serve with outstanding service, while doing business in the most sustainable manner possible,” said Republic Services General Manager Jeff Marone in a statement. “We are leveraging alternative fuels and fleet innovation to help reduce fleet greenhouse gas emissions and do our part to preserve our Blue Planet. We believe we have a responsibility to lead by example, with a commitment to reduce carbon emissions whenever possible.”