In turn, vehicle maintenance supervisor Esther Sookoo-Pierre commented: “It’s about saving money. The Government has been trying for several years to convert the fleet and utilize the large supply of CNG we have available to us here in the country.”
Last Monday, the bus made its first station stop for a natural gas refueling. As a result, PTSC saves more than 50% in fuel costs. In addition, the NGV is the first to exceed the corporation’s benchmark emissions standards according to the European Union’s standard for diesel engines.