The Truck Stops Here

Golden Gate Petroleum Community, New Location, Reposted

Re-posted from ElkoDaily.com Story by Cynthia Delaney ELKO – It’s been more than half a century since Elko last had a truck stop. Golden Gate Petroleum recently opened its doors just off Interstate 80 at Exit 298. When asked why the company chose to open a truck stop in Elko, store manager Dave Collier mentioned the fact that there was ...
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It’s Just Peachy in Palisade!

Golden Gate Petroleum Community, Events and Programs

Station Grand Opening and Palisade Peach Festival Kick Off New Beginnings in Palisade, CO Photos by Alex Prado Palisade, CO - Golden Gate Petroleum recently celebrated its new Palisade location with a grand opening featuring free hot dogs, sodas and a raffle (did someone say WIN A BICYCLE?), and free lottery tickets from the Colorado State Lottery.  Locals and travelers ...
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Renewable Diesel Use in California Moves to Fast Track

Golden Gate Petroleum Community, Media, Renewable Diesel, Reposted

Renewable diesel sounds like a contradiction in terms. But planners for the Capitol Corridor trains, which run between the Bay Area and the Sacramento region, see it as a way to slash climate-warming emissions. “It’s pretty exciting for our industry,” said Jim Allison, manager of planning for the Capitol Corridor Joint Powers Authority. On Aug. 28, a train between Oakland …

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Green Fleet Contra Costa County Moves to Renewable Diesel

Golden Gate Petroleum Community, Press Release

Originally published by Government-Fleet.com Contra Costa County, Calif. has switched from biodiesel to R99 renewable diesel to fuel many of its heavy-duty diesel vehicles, including more than 220 diesel-powered municipal public works trucks, specialty vehicles, and equipment. In making the switch, the county expects to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by up to 65% and an estimated 5,000 tons annually. …

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Golden Gate Petroleum Wins Clean Air Champion Award

Golden Gate Petroleum Community, Press Release

Sacramento CA — The East Bay Clean Cities Coalition presented Golden Gate Petroleum with its Clean Air Champion Award in recognition for Golden Gate’s superior achievement and sustained excellence in the alternative fuel industry and for its “…significant and innovative contributions towards reducing petroleum consumption and advancing the use of alternative fuel …throughout the greater Northern California Bay Area region.” …

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Golden Gate Petroleum Teaches Oakland Fire Department’s HAZMAT Course

Golden Gate Petroleum Community, Events and Programs

Oakland CA—To further support the City of Oakland’s commitment in becoming one of the top cities in the US to reduce its carbon footprint by using Nexdiesel, the highest quality, non-petroleum renewable diesel in its city fleets, Golden Gate Petroleum supplied an instructor and a tanker truck filled with the dynamic fuel to teach Oakland Fire Department’s HAZMAT course to …