OPEI/Harris Poll Survey Finds Mis-Fueling of Power Equipment is on the Rise

OPEI/Harris Poll Survey Finds Mis-Fueling of Power Equipment is on the Rise

A new study commissioned by the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI) and conducted online by The Harris Poll among over 2,000 U.S. adults, shows that…

OPEI/Harris Poll Survey Shows Continued Confusion when Using Ethanol Blended Fuel with Power Equipment

OPEI/Harris Poll Survey Shows Continued Confusion when Using Ethanol Blended Fuel with Power Equipment

A new study commissioned by the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI) and conducted online by The Harris Poll among over 2,000 U.S. adults, shows that…

International Light Transportation Vehicle Association members transfer product representation to the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute

International Light Transportation Vehicle Association members transfer product representation to the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute

With the addition of golf cars and light transport vehicles, OPEI expands its product representation of the outdoor power equipment industry. The Outdoor Power Equipment…

10 Tips for Safer Winter Generator Usage for Home and Business Owners

10 Tips for Safer Winter Generator Usage for Home and Business Owners

Follow manufacturer’s instructions and ensure proper ventilation, says OPEI Winter is here, and if your electricity goes out due to snow and ice, a generator…

2018 GIE+EXPO Attracts 24,700 People, Representing a 3 Percent increase Over 2017

2018 GIE+EXPO Attracts 24,700 People, Representing a 3 Percent increase Over 2017

A Larger Footprint and Increased Attendance Combine with New Show Features for Another Record-Setting Year The 2018 GIE+EXPO (Green Industry & Equipment Expo), Oct. 17-19…

OPEI: Remember Safety First when Operating a UTV

OPEI: Remember Safety First when Operating a UTV

Utility vehicles, or UTVs, are modern day workhorses that haul heavy loads, transport materials and make jobs easier. As they grow in popularity in rural,…

OPEI offers tips to help home and business owners prepare ahead of storms, hurricanes and floods

OPEI offers tips to help home and business owners prepare ahead of storms, hurricanes and floods

No matter where you live, storm preparedness is important. Hurricanes, floods and summer storms can damage property and endanger lives. The preparations you make ahead…

Outdoor Power Equipment Institute Opens New Headquarters in Virginia

Outdoor Power Equipment Institute Opens New Headquarters in Virginia

Building purchase marks next stage in continued growth of the trade association More than 100 members, partners, and friends were on hand as the Outdoor…

OPEI Releases Infographic on American Landscape Preferences

OPEI Releases Infographic on American Landscape Preferences

The Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI) is an international trade association representing more than 100 power equipment, engine and utility vehicle manufacturers and suppliers. OPEI…

GIE+EXPO Landscape Trade Show Is Already Setting Records in 2018

GIE+EXPO Landscape Trade Show Is Already Setting Records in 2018

Management Predicts Largest Show Floor Ever to Showcase New Products Show organizers predict another record year for GIE+EXPO as exhibit space sales soar. GIE+EXPO is…

Safety Tips to Remember When Getting Ready for Spring Yard Work

Safety Tips to Remember When Getting Ready for Spring Yard Work

The Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI), an international trade association representing more than 100 power equipment, engine and utility vehicle manufacturers and suppliers, reminds homeowners…

First- and Second-Time Attendees Contribute to Growth of GIE+EXPO and HNA

First- and Second-Time Attendees Contribute to Growth of GIE+EXPO and HNA

The Industry’s Premier Gatherings Continue to be a Launch Pad for New Products While attendees visit GIE+EXPO (Green Industry & Equipment Expo) and Hardscape North…

Winter Generator Usage: OPEI Reminds Operators to Keep Safety in Mind, Follow Manufacturer’s Instructions

Winter Generator Usage: OPEI Reminds Operators to Keep Safety in Mind, Follow Manufacturer’s Instructions

Generators are critical during severe weather events, when the power can go out, as well as bringing power to remote jobsites and in disaster recovery…

Snow Blower Safety Tips: Keep Best Practices in Mind This Winter

Snow Blower Safety Tips: Keep Best Practices in Mind This Winter

Winter is on its way, and clearing driveways, sidewalks and parking lots is no small job. It’s important to get ready before flurries and heavier…

Friday Fun: TurfMutt Salutes Hard-to-Place Pets During Petfinder’s ‘Less Adoptable Pet Week’

Friday Fun: TurfMutt Salutes Hard-to-Place Pets During Petfinder’s ‘Less Adoptable Pet Week’

Meet TurfMutt’s sister Dottie, a senior dog who got a new “leash” on life Lucky the TurfMutt knows how hard life can be for unwanted pets….

Friday Fun: TurfMutt Educational Contest Launches for Schools/Teachers (Entries Due Jan. 23)

Friday Fun: TurfMutt Educational Contest Launches for Schools/Teachers (Entries Due Jan. 23)

Thanks to an amazing rescue dog named Lucky, a.k.a. TurfMutt, a lucky teacher will win a trip to the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) annual…

OPEI Shares Concerns with EPA about E15 Regulations, Future Plans

OPEI Shares Concerns with EPA about E15 Regulations, Future Plans

The Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI), the trade association representing power equipment, engine and utility vehicle manufacturers and suppliers, provided comments to the Environmental Protection…

Mark Your Calendars: New Utility Vehicle University for Dealers Debuts at GIE+EXPO

Mark Your Calendars: New Utility Vehicle University for Dealers Debuts at GIE+EXPO

The utility vehicle (UTV) industry just got a new home and dealer training program, UTV University, at the Green Industry and Equipment Expo (GIE+EXPO) and…

OPEI Issues Statement on FTC Ruling on Ethanol Labeling on Gas Pumps

OPEI Issues Statement on FTC Ruling on Ethanol Labeling on Gas Pumps

The Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI), an international trade association representing more than 100 power equipment, engine and utility vehicle manufacturers and suppliers, issued the…

Outdoor Power Equipment Institute knocks EPA’s ethanol/fuel policy

Outdoor Power Equipment Institute knocks EPA’s ethanol/fuel policy

The Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI), an international trade association representing more than 100 power equipment, engine and utility vehicle manufacturers and suppliers, recently issued…