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The biodiesel Vehicle Wrap Program has launched

The National Biodiesel Board has launched its biodiesel Vehicle Wrap Program to encourage biodiesel users to show off their commitment to cleaner air. ...

Liquefied natural gas trains make the grade in Florida

John Davis, creator and host of MotorWeek, investigates how liquefied natural gas powers trains in Jacksonville, Florida. For more news about LNG in Florida,...

Electric Vehicles charge up at state parks in West Virginia

Watch how state parks in West Virginia attract visitors with free electric vehicle charging.
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Propane school buses dramatically decrease harmful emissions

West Virginia university study finds domestically produced alternative fuel, like the fuel found in propane school buses, are proven to lower nitrogen oxides and...
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City of Goshen to host Electric Vehicle Expo

GOSHEN, INDIANA – The City of Goshen’s Department of Environmental Resilience is teaming up with the Michiana Area Council of Governments (MACOG) and South...
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Looking back on school bus electrification efforts in 2022

In 2022, school bus electrification continued to move forward in New Jersey, with the New Jersey Clean Cities Coalition (NJCCC) being one of the...

UPS utilizes RNG to help reach sustainability goals

UPS says it has entered into multi-year renewable natural gas (RNG) agreements with Kinetrex Energy and TruStar Energy. Together, these two contracts will supply UPS with up to...

Achieve financial, environmental sustainability with propane gas

When it comes to alternative fuels, there’s a myth: if companies want to lower emissions or meet fleet sustainability goals, they’re going to have...

Ford F-59 is all electric from Lightning Systems

Lightning Systems, a global developer of zero emission drivetrains for commercial fleets, today announced new battery-electric powertrain options for the Ford F-59 Model to...

Flipping the switch on electric school buses

Clean Cities, along with the Alternative Fuels Data Center (AFDC) has launched a new technical series aimed at educating and assisting school bus fleets interested in...

Drive Electric Colorado works with EV educator Nigel Zeid

Nigel Zeid, former EV Ambassador for Boulder Nissan, is starting a new chapter in his electric vehicle (EV) experience as an independent EV Educator....

WEBINAR: Funding the transition to an electric school bus fleet

On June 25, 2020, New York State Clean Cities Coalitions, Highland Electric Transportation and the New York Association for Pupil Transportation co-hosted an electric school bus webinar with...
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OPINION: What to know about driving an EV in the winter

My name is Ben Westby, and I am a volunteer electric vehicle (EV) coach representing the Western Slope region. I live in the region...

Indiana Soybean Alliance and Indiana Corn Marketing Council partner

The promotion of alternative fuels in Indiana is strong, thanks to a growing relationship between Greater Indiana Clean Cities and the Indiana Soybean Alliance and the...
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Drive Electric Colorado launches EV scavenger hunt

Drive Electric Colorado is the newest initiative aimed at educating individual consumers about electric vehicles, presenting information about charging and providing details about electric...

OPINION: Fuel economy only part of sustainable transportation puzzle

Why are analogies always so hard on animals? Sayings such as “There’s more than one way to skin a cat,” or “You know how to...
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New Renewable Natural Gas facility in Indianapolis

A major Renewable Natural Gas facility is coming to Indianapolis. It will convert landfill gas into approximately 8 million gallons of RNG annually. Kinetrex...

Terminal Consolidation leads industry as first fleet in Missouri to deploy 100% electric class...

Deploying Orange EV electric eliminates diesel emissions, increases health and safety of essential personnel This article was originally published on Orange EV. Orange EV (OEV) and Terminal Consolidation...

Tomah Ground Round Grill debuts EV charging hub

TOMAH, WISCONSIN — Ground Round Grill & Bar in Tomah, Wisconsin will unveil its new public electric vehicle charging hub during a celebration September...

Drive Electric Tennessee publishes 2019 Year in Review

Drive Electric Tennessee (DET), a state-wide initiative to promote electric vehicles, released its 2019 Year in Review document. This roundup of DET's first full-year...

FedEx expands delivery fleet with 1,000 all-electric Chanje vans

FedEx Corp. is expanding its fleet to add 1,000 Chanje V8100 electric delivery vehicles, buying 100 from Chanje Energy and leasing 900 from Ryder...
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Sponsored: Illinois City’s Success with Biodiesel Influences Neighboring Communities

The City of Moline sits at the confluence of the Mississippi and Rock rivers in northwestern Illinois. Its geography makes the city a major transportation hub with river barge traffic, rail...

South Shore Clean Cities, partners unveil new Dunes Learning Center propane bus

PORTER, INDIANA — Dunes Learning Center and its partners on Friday unveiled a new propane-powered school bus for use in transporting students participating in...

Kinetrex Energy renewable natural gas: From trash to treasure

One of Kinetrex Energy’s goals since its founding in 2013, has been to provide a clean, cost-effective and practical diesel fuel alternative. Kinetrex Energy...
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Why are we still putting our kids in diesel buses?

Diesel buses put asthma-sufferers at risk Nearly ten percent of American children have asthma. Think about that for a moment: almost one in ten of...
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Displacing petroleum in the landscaping industry

Every January, Minneapolis is home to Northern Green, a tradeshow for a variety of outdoor professionals. Landscape contractors, parks and recreation managers, and others...

Empire Clean Cities highlights advancements in alternative fuels

On Thursday, May 16th, 2019, Empire Clean Cities will be holding its 11th Annual Stakeholder Meeting at the Queens Theatre in Flushing Meadow Corona...

Electric buses hit the streets in Kentucky

Learn how Lexington, Kentucky, diversified its fleet with all-electric buses.
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CNG bus success showcased by Utah Transit, plans to expand

The Utah Transit Authority (UTA) provides CNG buses in public transportation throughout the Wasatch Front of Utah, including neighboring communities of Ogden, Park City,...
Two men stand with backs to camera, talking. A bus sits to the left with the doors open and an empty driver seat. A purple Endera tent and poster is in the background.

EVs shine at Ohio Chamber of Commerce Annual Legislative Conference

Clean Fuels Ohio organized an electric vehicle exhibition as part of this year’s Ohio Chamber of Commerce Annual Legislative Conference. Fifteen state legislators took...

Idaho surges ahead with electric vehicle charging

Learn how Idaho Power helped expand the electric vehicle charging network in Boise, Idaho.

REVIEW: Packsize drives the Honda Clarity PHEV

Utah-based company Packsize recently began using a fleet of Honda Clarity PHEVs as a "living laboratory," to explore the ins and outs, pros and cons...

Drive Electric Virginia hosts inaugural forum

Virginia Clean Cities (VCC) hosted the Inaugural Drive Electric Virginia Forum on Nov. 17 with a lineup of speakers covering a wide range of topics...
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Alliance AutoGas partner converts entire fleet to propane autogas

4/16/20 – Houston, TX – Green’s Blue Flame Gas Company is leading by example in the propane industry. In October of 2019, the company...

Drive Electric Colorado joins the Global EV Alliance

DENVER, CO – Drive Electric Colorado announced its official membership in the Global EV Alliance, the newly formed multinational, grassroots non-profit organization that collects best practices,...
A white VW ID4 is parked in a disability parking spot with its trunk, front side doors, and frunk popped open as event attendees check out the electric vehicles.

OPINION: EV charger accessibility – The time is now

Do you know who the first widespread electric vehicle (EV) users were? Not Elon Musk. It was not wealthy, nor was it environmentally conscious....
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FLEETFIX: Ace Recycling and Disposal

Fleet Name:  Ace Recycling and Disposal Home Office:  West Valley City, Utah Service area:  Salt Lake, Davis, Utah, Weber, Tooele and Summit Counties in Utah and Uintah county...
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Shift to alternative fuels at Vicinity Energy

Speaking at CampusEnergy2020, Bill DiCroce, CEO of Vicinity Energy, explains the company's plans to accelerate the use of alternative fuels in its plants. Converting...

Motiv Power Systems selected to support Purolator’s electrification of delivery fleet across Canada

FOSTER CITY, Calif., March 9, 2023 -- Motiv Power Systems, the leading innovator of EV trucks and buses driving the backbone of modern commerce, announced...

Enel X launches microgrid at Massachusetts fresh-food service stations, ensuring resiliency

BOSTON, May 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ - Enel X, the advanced energy services arm of the Enel Group, and Global Partners LP, one of the Northeast's largest independent owners,...

The fuel efficiency and reality of electric vehicles

Creator and host of MotorWeek, John Davis, explores the ins and outs about the total cost of ownership and fuel efficiency for electric vehicles...
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Time Transport recognized for sustainable transportation and efficiency efforts

Time Transport, Inc. was honored by Wisconsin Clean Cities (WCC) and MillerCoors for sustainable transportation efforts and delivery service efficiency in separate events last...

Alabama is on-board with propane autogas

Propane autogas is not an alternative fuel of the future; it’s a clean, domestically produced, cost-effective choice for right here, right now. At a...

OPINION: Reducing imported petroleum, crude oil critical for Midwest

One of the many positive aspects of working in the sustainable transportation sector is it truly offers something for everyone. Some individuals and fleets choose...

Louisiana Clean Fuels seeks input from fleets, potential site hosts, EV owners for potential...

As the popularity of electric vehicles rises, so too does the need for fast, convenient interstate charging network locations throughout the state. Louisiana Clean...
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Electric school bus grant

On Thursday, August 29th 2019, Dominion Energy and Virginia’s Governor Ralph Northam announced a school bus grant to provide Virginia schools with 1,000+ electric school...

Tritium celebrates opening of first global EV fast charger manufacturing facility in the U.S.

LEBANON, Tenn. August 23, 2022—Tritium DCFC Limited (Nasdaq: DCFC), a global leader in direct current (DC) fast chargers for electric vehicles (EVs), today celebrates the...

Decade-old propane school bus clocks 250,000 miles for Minnesota school

Crosby-Ironton Transportation is the sole transportation contractor for two school districts in rural Minnesota: Crosslake Community Schools and Crosby-Ironton School District. The region, which...
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Alliance AutoGas performs live conversion at FS Propane Summer Showcase

Alliance AutoGas (AAG) performed a live autogas conversion on a Ford F-250 at the inaugural FS Propane Summer Showcase this past June in Iowa. For...
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SNEAK PEAK: Honda E Prototype

A small electric city car with a big personality. Take a closer look at the near-production-ready Honda E Prototype, an update of the Honda...
The new CNG station and canopy.

Mid-Kansas CNG station helps fill in important corridor

Last November, Mid-Kansas CNG celebrated the grand opening of a new compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station at 636 Thompson Street in Kingman, Kansas, with...

Wisconsin town debuts new public electric vehicle charging hub

HUDSON, WISCONSIN -- The Hampton Inn & Suites in Hudson, Wisconsin is now home to a new public electric vehicle charging hub, thanks in...

EV Sales Trends: COVID-19 Implications

It is no question that the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the world’s economy this year. Across the globe, countries are struggling to stimulate their...

Future of EVs is bright for American families

Having a family often means that purchasing a vehicle comes with a myriad of additional considerations that single adults or couples may not have...
Electric vehicle chargers and inns are a good mix.

Virginia inns offer Level 2 charging and the opportunity to tour Virginia emissions-free

Electric vehicle (EV) charging stations are the newest amenity at Virginia bed and breakfasts that are catering to a more green-friendly clientele. This is...

Wisconsin Clean Cities’ The Electric Room returning to Milwaukee Auto Show

MILWAUKEE — Wisconsin Clean Cities will again host The Electric Room at the Milwaukee Auto Show February 23 through March 3. The Milwaukee-based nonprofit...
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Port Authority debuts first two electric buses in regular service on 88-Penn route

Originally published in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. At a quick glance, the two new Port Authority buses serving the 88-Penn route from Downtown to...

Is Toyota finally serious about electric cars?

Toyota electric cars? Today Toyota announced that they'll be speeding up their electric car program but are they actually serious about it this time?...
The Blue Bird Vision Propane school bus leads the alt-fuel school bus market in sales.

CARB-certified propane engine in Blue Bird buses has lowest NOx in the market

ROUSH CleanTech has developed the first propane autogas engine available in class 4-7 vehicles and Blue Bird Type C buses certified to the optional...

Farming operations turning waste into renewable natural gas

Cows are known for a lot of things, but their gas may have the most infamous reputation. Cows are responsible for about 40% of...
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The City of Bloomington: A Sustainable Leader

The transportation sector is among the top generators of greenhouse gas emissions in Indiana and a leading contributor to emissions nationwide. Many cities throughout...

Field testing shows Motiv’s EV truck battery exceeds 150-mile range

FOSTER CITY, Calif., March 8, 2022 – Motiv Power Systems, the leading innovator of EV vans, trucks, and shuttle buses driving the backbone of urban commerce,...

Propane school buses enjoy huge adoption increase in past five years

Propane school buses have enjoyed tremendous national adoption in just the last five years alone, and that should only increase with the passage into...

Yellowstone blog pt 1: 18 days on the Road by EV

1 Hi!  We’re Susan and Jack Goodwin, retirees, who decided to write a blog about our road adventures with our electric vehicle (EV), a 2018...

South Shore Clean Cities brings first electric school bus to Indiana

Carmel, IN — Carmel Clay Schools on June 24 welcomed the first all-electric school bus to Indiana, project partners announced. This is a part...

Understanding the challenges facing General Motors electric vehicles

Electric vehicles are being hailed as the future of transportation, but the switch from gas to electric might not be as smooth as it...
Natural Gas America is the Future and the Now (NG)

NGVAmerica wants you to know that “natural gas is now”

Natural gas makes for the cleanest commercial engines in the world.
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Understanding alternative fuel options in the shipping industry

The shipping industry is a major industrial emitter of greenhouse gases — accounting for between 2 to 3% of all global emissions. Ships emit less...
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New Flyer buses going electric

Watch how New Flyer, America's largest transit bus and motor coach manufacturer is going electric by building battery electric and hydrogen fuel cell buses. Discover...

Blue Bird unveils electric vehicle platform at 2022 ACT Expo

MACON, Ga., May 10, 2022 – Blue Bird Corporation, the leader in electric and low-emission school buses, today unveiled a unique Class 5-6 electric...

Allegheny County Sheriff’s Office adds all-electric car to fleet

PITTSBURGH — The Allegheny County Sheriff’s Office unveiled the newest addition to its fleet, an all-electric 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E. The vehicle, which is detailed...

Sponsored: River Cruise Giants Make Big Waves, Smaller Impacts with Biodiesel

In April 2019, the Hornblower Group announced the acquisition of Entertainment Cruises, uniting the best-known names in the river and harbor cruising industry in one company. Soon after,...

Mid-Atlantic Biofuels Infrastructure Partnership (BIP)

In 2015, Virginia and Maryland responded to a funding opportunity from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) under the Biofuels Infrastructure Program to form...

OPINION: Transportation and its important role in climate disasters

Approximately 24.6 million people live in transit deserts across 200 metro areas, and more than one million households live without a car in rural...
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Alliance AutoGas unveiled new technology at NTEA Work Truck Show

February 27th – Asheville, NC – Alliance AutoGas (AAG) will be unveiling its latest technology at the 20th Anniversary NTEA Work Truck Show in...

Groups investigate hydrogen’s sustainable fuel potential

The concept of using hydrogen fuel to power transportation and general electricity applications has been around for decades, but is the United States finally...

Putting the e-brakes on refrigeration trucks

ATLANTA – The race has begun to electrify the United States, and amidst the bustle, something refreshing occurred across three Greater Atlanta food distribution...
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EV Bike: University of Virginia pilots an electric bike

University of Virginia (UVA) in August 2019 began a pilot for an EV bike for on campus activities.  This vehicle replaces a diesel grounds...

Lion Electric announces partnerships, new trucks at Work Truck Week 2022

MONTREAL, March 9, 2022 – The Lion Electric Company, a leading manufacturer of all-electric medium and heavy-duty vehicles, announced several key partnerships with truck upfitters...

Monetizing carbon emissions to incentivize change

Watch Tim Taylor, Executive Director of Sacramento Clean Cities Coalition, speak about monetizing carbon emissions to motivate a change to greener technology via incentives....
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Fast charge stations solutions with Lightning Charging Solutions

Lightning Charging Solutions includes a comprehensive range of AC and DC fast charge stations for fleet electric vehicles LOVELAND, Colo., Sept. 17, 2019 – Today,...

City of Ocala running cleaner routes with electric garbage trucks

Tampa Bay Clean Cities Coalition partnered with the City of Ocala to host a site visit showcasing the city’s new fully electric refuse haulers...

Greeneville Police Department in TN add 3 propane autogas vehicles to their fleet

As of January 1, 2019, there are three Greeneville Police Department patrol cars that are now fueled by propane. The move marks the next...
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Battery Recycling Prize winners announced

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced the 15 winners of Phase 1 of the Battery Recycling Prize, a prize that aims to reclaim...
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Electric vehicle fees sweep the nation

States across the country are set to collect a fee on new ‘zero-emission’ vehicles starting July 1st . The electric vehicle fee is aimed...

EAVX debuts collaborative next generation commercial vehicles at Work Truck Week 2022

INDIANAPOLIS, March 8, 2022 – EAVX, a business unit of JB Poindexter & Co (JBPCO) which collaborates with advanced electric and alternative power chassis producers as well...

REVIEW: Honda Clarity plug-in hybrid, “A plug-in without the compromise”

A plug-in vehicle without compromise? I bought my 2018 Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid in February 2018 (just over five months ago as I write this),...
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The future of electric vehicles panel discussion at Greenspace

The future of electric vehicles was discussed over lunch. CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) — You may have been wondering what the deal is with electric cars. Automakers...

Centralina hosts EV adoption meeting

On Wednesday, July 25th, Centralina Clean Cities Coalition co-hosted an electric fleet adoption event with Duke Energy. With over 40 attendees representing a variety...

Cummins to provide USPS with eight fully-electric vehicles in California

Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) has begun delivering eight Cummins-powered all-electric vehicles to the United States Postal Service (USPS). The fully-electric Cummins PowerDrive equipped vans...

Metro Nashville provides EV Car Share Program for its employees

The Metro Nashville EV Car Share Program was first initiated in 2013 with only 3 Nissan LEAFs. The current fleet of 13 now includes...

WEBINAR: Medium & Heavy Duty Electric Vehicles

This online event is the second installment in the Wisconsin Virtual Electric Vehicle Series presented in partnership with RENEW Wisconsin & Wisconsin Clean Cities....

SPONSORED: Striving to be carbon-neutral by 2030

B20 Club Member Spotlight: Ball State University With a campus-wide goal of becoming carbon-neutral by 2030, Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana, depends on several...
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Propane school buses for New Mexico’s 2020-2021 school year

MORIARTY, N.M. (February 19, 2020) — In a partnership with the New Mexico Public Education Department, Los Lunas Public Schools, Magdalena Municipal School District...

Alliance AutoGas looking to the future as record number of technologies released in 2018

Alliance AutoGas, the largest network providing a complete propane autogas solution to fleets interested in converting to alternative fuels, released a record number of...
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CARTA’s new all-electric bus with wireless charging is ready to hit the road

Philip Pugliese, Transportation System Planner at the Chattanooga Area Regional Transportation Authority (CARTA) talks about the Authority's new fleet of 3 all-electric BYD transit...

Northern Colorado Clean Cities supports hydrogen tech with Toyota Mirai

Did you know that Mirai means “future” in Japanese? Northern Colorado Clean Cities (NCCC) got a glimpse of the future on a tour and...

VA Clean Cities releases 2018 Alternative Fuels Report

Transportation forms an integral part of Virginia’s economy and environment and the transportation sector is the largest end-use energy-consuming sector in the state according...