Fleet Name: UPS LNG Fleet, Tennessee
Vehicles: 290+ class 8 tractors
Domicile sites: Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville
Fleet purpose: The trucks are used to transport packages and parcels of every kind around Tennessee and the Southeastern USA
When started: UPS has used LNG in its worldwide fleet since 2002, and started LNG work in Tennessee in 2013
Vision: UPS has always been an early adopter of innovative technologies. In the early 1930s, they introduced electric vehicles into their fleet. Today, they operate one of the industry’s largest private alternative fuel and advanced technology fleets, made up of approximately 9,300 low-emissions vehicles across the world.
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