NCTCOG Issues RFP for Alt Fuel Vehicle Platforms

The North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) is coordinating a bulk purchase procurement on behalf of several local governments for several alternative fuel vehicle platforms, including propane and electric or plug-in hybrid electric technologies. Responses from authorized vehicle dealers in Texas are being sought through a request for proposals (RFP).

Respondents should work with alternative fuel industry upfitters or other vendors as needed to be able to deliver vehicles in the desired alternative fuel configuration to participating feets. The full RFP, including selection criteria, vehicle platforms, and other desired elements, is available at nctcog.org/rfp. Questions are due Aug. 11. Responses are due by 5 p.m. Sept. 15 at TransRFPs@ nctcog.org.

The procurement is being administered as part of NCTCOG’s work with the Fleets for the Future project. Fleets for the Future is a national partnership organizing regional and national cooperative procurement initiatives of alternative fuel vehicles, in partnership with the National Association of Regional Councils.

(SOURCE: The Weekly Propane Newsletter© July 31, 2017. Subscribe at BPNews.com)