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Trying to Understand Bureaucrats

Trying to Understand Bureaucrats For weeks I have been looking over the letter that Carol Rushin from the EPA Region 8 office in Denver sent to Utah Governor Herbert concerning Utah HB70. I was a founding member of CCATS (www.utahccats.com). … Continue reading

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Governor Herbert Signs HB 70

On March 26th Utah’s Governor Herbert Signed HB 70 which provides for easier safety and emission testing for New CNG conversions in Utah. Thanks to all who helped to move this groundbreaking Bill forward.

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CNG Conversions Explained…

Commonly Misunderstood Facts about CNG Vehicles CNG Conversions Explained… Natural Gas Vehicles have been on the road for as long as gasoline vehicles have been around. CNG (Compressed Natural Gas) Vehicles have been growing in popularity worldwide over the past … Continue reading

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Unraveling the EPA Code Part II A Meeting with Marty

Unraveling the EPA Code Part II A Meeting with Marty By Jim Younkin In the last few days I have met movers and shakers in the CNG industry, they are not bureaucrats, investors or salesmen. They are men with vision … Continue reading

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CNG WARS Part 2: Battling the Empire

Jack the Giant Killer brought hope to the CNG Community again by breaking down some of the Urban Myths that surrounded CNG conversions. The Highway Patrol had believed the Urban Myth that EPA Certification guaranteed that a CNG install was … Continue reading

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Unraveling the EPA Code Following the Money Trail By Jim Younkin

For the longest time I have been wondering why there was so much talk about and emphasis on EPA Certified Conversions. They would say that EPA Certification was the only “legal” way to convert to CNG. This refrain always seemed to come from those who actually sold or installed EPA conversions themselves. Everyone told me it was a money thing. They said”follow the money”. Let’s attempt to do that.
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