Perry Babb President A movement to promote and

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Perry Babb, President

Perry Babb, President

A movement to promote and facilitate the use of natural gas as a transportation

A movement to promote and facilitate the use of natural gas as a transportation fuel in Pennsylvania and across America.

Convert. Pa is a movement, . . a news and networking service of likeminded

Convert. Pa is a movement, . . a news and networking service of likeminded private, corporate and municipal proponents of the shift to natural gas as a primary transportation fuel. [email protected] PA. net

Converting Vehicles Building Fueling Stations

Converting Vehicles Building Fueling Stations

‘We don’t need to know why. We need to know how. ’ Pete Smeltz,

‘We don’t need to know why. We need to know how. ’ Pete Smeltz, Clinton County Commissioner

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DEFINITIONS Bi-FUEL: Capable of using either gasoline or CNG as an ignition fuel DUAL-FUEL:

DEFINITIONS Bi-FUEL: Capable of using either gasoline or CNG as an ignition fuel DUAL-FUEL: Uses blended fuels - diesel fumigation DEDICATED: Uses only one fuel – gasoline, diesel, or CNG

SAFETY Approved CNG storage tanks are safer than liquid fuel tanks CNG is lighter

SAFETY Approved CNG storage tanks are safer than liquid fuel tanks CNG is lighter than air so it disperses up and away from a leak and will not pool CNG cannot ignite in concentrations <5% or >15%

BENEFITS 1/3 to 1/2 LOWER Fuel Costs CLEANER: reduces NOx & particulate emissions QUIETER

BENEFITS 1/3 to 1/2 LOWER Fuel Costs CLEANER: reduces NOx & particulate emissions QUIETER running vehicles REDUCED Scheduled Maintenance

BENEFITS DOMESTICALLY PRODUCED: Reduces dependence on foreign oil AMPLE SUPPLY: Does not depend on

BENEFITS DOMESTICALLY PRODUCED: Reduces dependence on foreign oil AMPLE SUPPLY: Does not depend on over-the-road transportation for delivery making it more dependable and available

INCENTIVES FEDERAL: . 50 gal. tax credit $1, 000 conversion tax credit Various Natural

INCENTIVES FEDERAL: . 50 gal. tax credit $1, 000 conversion tax credit Various Natural Gas Legislative measures are awaiting action: May 25 th. Include: tax credits for alternative fuel vehicle purchases

HOW? TECHNOLOGY Duel-Fuel Diesel/CNG? ? Bi-Fuel Gasoline AND CNG COSTS

HOW? TECHNOLOGY Duel-Fuel Diesel/CNG? ? Bi-Fuel Gasoline AND CNG COSTS

COSTS Fleet Assessment Survey Grants &Tax Credits Financing or Leasing Conversions Financing Fueling Stations

COSTS Fleet Assessment Survey Grants &Tax Credits Financing or Leasing Conversions Financing Fueling Stations

TAKE YOUR TIME, . . . BUT GET STARTED. Get advise. . lots of

TAKE YOUR TIME, . . . BUT GET STARTED. Get advise. . lots of advise.

 • Cars & Trucks • Gas & Diesel • Bi-Fuel & Dual-Fuel •

• Cars & Trucks • Gas & Diesel • Bi-Fuel & Dual-Fuel • Conversion Kits meeting EPA Testing & Reporting Requirements • Certified Mechanics & Garages • Timed Fill & Fast Fill Stations • Small, Large & Scaleable • Member only & Public Access