Your web browser is out of date. Update your browser for more security,
speed and the best experience on this site.
You have successfully subscribed to the newsletter!
07 13, 2012 by The Advocate
Apache Corp. has opened a public natural gas fueling station on East Verot School Road in Lafayette, the Houston-based oil and gas company announced Thursday.
The announcement comes as Lafayette city-parish government is building its own publicly accessible natural gas fueling station that is expected to be opened later this year.
Natural gas is touted as a cheaper and cleaner-burning alternative to gasoline, and several public agencies and private companies in the area have been eyeing a switch to natural-gas vehicles.
Lafayette has five natural gas-powered municipal buses and has plans to gradually transform its entire fleet.
City-parish government has also converted 51 other government vehicles to run off natural gas, city-parish Director of Traffic and Transportation Tony Tramel said.
The Apache fueling station is at 515 East Verot School Road.
Jan 20, 2022 | LMOGA
Dec 13, 2021 | LMOGA
Nov 17, 2021 | LMOGA
Nov 02, 2021 | LMOGA