​​​​​​Natural Gas Vehicles (NGVs)

Natural Gas Vehicles

Giving you more fueling options

Natural gas is plentiful, cleaner and a low-cost alternative to diesel and gasoline.

With over 175,000 NGVs on U.S. roads today and 23 million world-wide, more and more businesses and consumers are clearly turning to NGVs asz the solution to their needs for clean, cost-effective transportation solutions.

Did you know?

  • There are 23 million NGVs worldwide
  • Fueling stations: There are more than 1,600 CNG and 140 LNG fueling stations in the U.S. and refueling appliances are available for home use.
  • Re-fueling: The re-fueling process for NGVs is very similar to gasoline vehicles, but it can also be accomplished from a home fueling station.
  • Model availability: In the U.S., about 50 manufacturers produce 100 models of light- medium- and heavy-duty natural gas vehicles and engines.
  • Cost savings: Natural gas costs less than gasoline or diesel and offers businesses better price stability.
  • Environmental benefits: Natural Gas and Renewable Natural Gas provide CO2 and greenhouse gas emission reductions compared to diesel. 
    • Up to 382% for RNG
    • 17% for CNG
    • 11% for LNG
  • Financial incentives: Federal and state incentives may be available to offset the initial higher costs of purchasing NGVs, and future fuel cost savings should be factored in.
  • Volkswagon Trust Action

For more information about natural gas vehicles, visit transportproject.org.