48,000 alternative fuel-capable vehicles

48,000

alternative fuel vehicles

The Postal Service operates a fleet of nearly 48,000 alternative fuel-capable vehicles, most of which are equipped to use ethanol. There are electric, compressed natural gas and liquid propane gas vehicles in the fleet as well. In 2018, 100 electric hybrid and 100 hydraulic hybrid 2-ton vehicles were purchased.

* | Tags: Sustainability USPS Fact #40 | February 6, 2019