Clean Energy will operate and maintain all ten of METRO’s CNG facilities that supply the METRO fleet with 40 million gallons of CNG fuel annually when the transition is complete.

Earlier this year METRO awarded three other station contracts to Clean Energy, which affected six of METRO’s CNG fueling facilities located throughout the agency’s 1,433 square mile service area.

According to the California Energy Commission, natural gas-powered transit buses reduce greenhouse gas emissions by up to 23% compared to conventional diesel-powered models.