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    Ford Super Duty F-250, F-350 to be bi-fuel curious in 2012
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    Westport Innovations, a self-described global leader leader in alternative fuel, low-emissions transportation technologies, announced last Wednesday that it will transform select Ford F-Series Super Duty trucks into bi-fuel versions of their former selves in 2012. Westport Innovation signed an ...

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    Clean Air Power launches Genesis Edge Dual Fuel Volvo heavy-duty truck
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    UK-based Clean Air Power (CAP), a developer of dual-fuel combustion technology that enables heavy-duty diesel engines to operate on a combo of diesel and natural gas, has launched its Genesis Edge Dual Fuel Volvo heavy-duty truck. CAP says that its specifically targeting Australia's ...

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    Report: Fiat to launch dual-fuel TwinAir engine in next-gen Panda
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    In late May, Fiat's innovative turbocharged 875-cc TwinAir two-cylinder engine captured the title of International Engine of the Year, a first for Fiat. Now comes word that the TwinAir engine lineup will expand to include an even more potent turbo'd mill, a normally aspirated base unit and a ...

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    Icom's bi-fuel propane-diesel system boosts fuel efficiency, reduces emissions
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    Later this year, Icom North America will make its bi-fuel liquid-injection propane system available to owners of diesel-powered vehicles in the U.S. Icom's JTG-Dynamic System enables vehicles to run on either pure diesel or a 50/50 mix of liquid propane and diesel. Perhaps surprisingly, Icom ...

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    American Power Group to test CNG-diesel refuse truck
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    American Power Group Inc., a subsidiary of GreenMan Technologies, has signed an EPA Test Vehicle Agreement with Colorado-based Waste Connections to convert a single refuse transfer truck over to APG's dual fuel – compressed natural gas and diesel – system. APG's CNG-diesel setup is ...

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    Alfa Romeo introduces LPG-powered MiTo
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    Alongside the recently-launched MultiAir MiTos, Alfa Romeo has launched a dual-fueled LPG (Liquefied Petroleum Gas) version of the Turbo 1.4-liter engine in the sexy hatchback. This model benefits from tax exemptions in many European ...

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    LPG fueled Holden Commodores now only $400 more than gas after tax breaks
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    Australians looking for a cheaper alternative to gasoline now have a very cost effective option with a dual fuel conversion being offered by Holden. The installation allows Commodores and derivatives to be operated on either LPG or gasoline. Holden recently dropped the conversion price of the ...

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    Iran will produce only Dual-Fuel vehicles after July 23
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    Dual-fuel, the next-of-kin to Flex-fuel, is the new hotness over in Iran. At least, according to Iran's Industries and Mines Minister Ali Reza Tahmasebi, who announced that production of gasoline-only cars would be completely replaced with LPG/Gasoline dual-fuel cars by July 23rd. Annual Iranian ...

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    How Brazil's ethanol vehicles get a kick-start with gas
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    At the GM/US BioEnergy media event a while ago, GM had, appropriately enough, some of their flex-fuel vehicles from around the world on display. Not to drive, but to peek at. The one that stood out to me was the Zafira, usually sold with the Opel badge, but this particular minivan had the Chevy ...

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    Diesel-natural gas dual-fuel retro-fit systems from Clean Air Power coming out clean
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    Using a bit of diesel fuel to ignite natural gas in an engine is one way to provide high-power output with lowered emissions. Clean Air Power, which has a unique retro-fit system that gives an engine dual-fuel capability, recently completed trials meant to figure out the benefits of integrating ...

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