Waste Connections, Inc.'s
) subsidiary GreenTeam recently formed a strategic partnership
Integrys Energy Group, Inc.'s
) Trillium CNG business unit to help it build a new natural gas
fueling station at its San Jose, CA facility. GreenTeam will use
this fueling station to refuel its fleet of 18 new trucks that
run on Compressed Natural Gas (CNG).
GreenTeam provides waste collection, transfer, disposal and
recycling services in exclusive and secondary markets. Apart from
the fuel station, the facility will benefit from the station
design, build, operation and maintenance that Trillium CNG brings
to the market. It will also reap all benefits of natural gas. CNG
is a more viable transportation fuel alternative as its pricing
is not susceptible to global economic events and is thus more
The strategic move by GreenTeam to invest in CNG infrastructure
is expected to convert the entire fleet to cleaner burning fuel
and is expected to minimize carbon footprint and improve air
quality locally. Natural gas is the cleanest burning fossil fuel
and this new station is focused on high performance fueling and
energy efficient operations. Trillium CNG already has its
expertise in fueling public transport fleets in much more
economic and efficient manner and this collaboration further adds
to strength to that.
Waste Connections is a solid waste services company that provides
solid waste collection, transfer, disposal, and recycling
services. The company operates in four segments: Western,
Central, Eastern, and Exploration and Production (E&P).
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