Greater Indiana to Host Logistics Summit at Indiana Convention Center


Wednesday, March 4, 2015
11:00 A.M.–1:00P.M.
Indiana Convention Center (MAP)
Indianapolis, IN
Room 206

Lunch Provided
Work Truck Show Expo Hall Pass with Registration

This summit is for logistics fleet operators and owners who have been considering natural gas for their fleet, but can’t distinguish between what is hype and what is fact. You will leave with a clear understanding of natural gas compared to diesel fuel and if it can benefit your operation.


  • Natural gas vs. diesel forecasting and fuel contracts
  • Considerations when writing your natural gas truck specifications
  • How Indiana and other state Laws allows distribution of the natural gas truck weight exemption
  • Funding sources and tax credits



11:00 AM
Kellie Walsh | Greater Indiana Clean Cities
Welcome and Introductions

11:05 AM
Natural Gas Update – Infrastructure Development and Tax Credits and Incentives

11:15 AM
Constellation Energy
Natural Gas and Diesel Fuel

Fuel Supply: Past, Present and Future and Natural Gas Contracting Options

11:30 AM
Palmer Trucks
Natural Gas Truck Specification Considerations

What You Should Know When Sizing Your Natural Gas Fuel System

11:50 AM

Indiana 2,000 pound Natural Gas Weight Allowance – Palmer Trucks

Weight Distribution Dos and Don’ts and Other States with Same Allowance

12:10 PM
Fair Oaks Dairy

Since 2011, Fair Oaks Dairy has been on the leading edge of natural gas fleet operations. In partnership with Renewable Dairy Fuels and ampCNG they operate one of the largest CNG fleets in the nation, carrying 80,000 pound loads over 20,000 miles a day. Their experts will share and how they made the transition, what their operating costs have been, and how your company can reap the same benefit from a natural gas fleet.

12:30 – 1:00 PM

Lunch and Networking

Be sure to visit the National Truck Equipment Association Work Truck Expo Hall Show Floor open until 5:00 pm. Over 450 exhibitors on 12,000+ square feet of show floor are showcasing products and technologies that can improve your productivity and bottom line.  Over 90 new products will be launched at this year’s show.