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Propane mowing: Barnes Inc.

Barnes Inc. knows customers appreciate a company that can offer competitive prices with cleaner equipment. So, switching to propane mowing was just...
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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...

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...

FLEETFIX: Utah Transit Authority

Fleet Name:  Utah Transit Authority (UTA) Domicile sites:  Salt Lake City, Ogden, and Orem, Utah Service area:  The cities of Weber, Davis and Salt Lake, Utah,...

Zeus Electric Chassis, Inc. hosts open house

On Wednesday, Jan. 27, Zeus Electric Chassis, Inc. invited fleets to their future headquarters and vehicle development facility in White Bear Lake,...

Clean Fuel Transition Fund for Public Fleets Award Recipients

Through the collaborative efforts of Louisiana Department of Transportation & Development (LaDOTD), Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), Federal Transit Administration (FTA), New Orleans...

Food versus fuel?

Ethanol is the fastest-growing renewable fuel on the planet. The ethanol industry generated over $46 billion in gross domestic product last year,...
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Clean Cities Coalitions: EV charging for multi-unit dwellings

Although PEV adoption is accelerating nationwide, apartment and condominium residents face difficulties in access to plug-in electric vehicle (PEV) charging stations, a...

Low-income communities see less EV adoption, fewer benefits

In Ohio and across the country, higher income, predominantly white communities see EV adoption at disproportionately higher rates than their Black and...

An intern’s first experience with EV events was electrifying

My name is Daniel Mock. I’m a Clean Cities intern working with the Twin Cities Clean Cities coalition, and I recently attended my first...

Virtual Tour: MB Haynes Corp. Clean Vehicles

The Clean Vehicles Coalition is a Clean Cities program of the Land of Sky Regional Council in the Western North Carolina area....
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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...

EV WATTS: Driving electrification through the power of data

EV WATTS works with industry experts and partners in a data-driven project. Electric Vehicle Wide-scale Analysis for Tomorrow’s Transportation...

South Shore Clean Cities members awarded $206,000 in Indiana Volkswagen grants

ST. JOHN, INDIANA — South Shore Clean Cities partners at two metropolitan planning organizations in Northern Indiana were awarded $206,000 in Indiana...
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Watch Jake go full E85 in his GT86

In today's video Jake gets his first chance at experiencing all the gains that E85 has to offer. It turns out to be more...
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A guide to understanding the electric car

The Electric Power Research Institute has released a comprehensive consumer guide for understanding the ins and outs of the electric car and...

Denver Metro Clean Cities explains SPACs, EV market

Denver Metro Clean Cities (DMCC) recently held a “What the SPAC?” webcast conversation aimed at explaining what Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs)...
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FHWA extends alternative fuels corridors in South Carolina

On April 22, 2021, the US Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) announced Round 5 updates of the Alternative Fuels Corridors.

FLEETFIX: Town of Waynesville, NC

Fleet Name: Town of Waynesville Fleet Management Domicile Site: Town of Waynesville, NC Service Area: Town of Waynesville is located in Haywood County west of Asheville,...

EV REVolution: Louisiana Clean Fuels hosts annual meeting

Last Thursday, LCF held our Annual Stakeholder Meeting at the BRCC Automotive Technology Center in Baton Rouge. With an attendance of around...

Coming full circle

Few companies and individuals have had the impact on this industry as Pacific Biodiesel and the Kings. With its celebrity backing, Pacific...

Columbus Yellow Cab deploys all-electric passenger van in Ohio

Columbus Yellow Cab is excited to announce the arrival and deployment of its all-electric Class 4 transit passenger van for its central...
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Five biodiesel myths busted

Twin Cities Clean Cities Coalition give five common biodiesel myths that are deceiving people about switching to biodiesel fuel.

Biodiesel and agriculture in 2020

More than two decades ago the biodiesel industry was born out of agriculture. In 2020, the two industries still work hand-in-hand in...

Monetizing carbon emissions to incentivize change (pt 3)

Watch part three of Sacramento Clean Cities Coalition's discussion on monetizing carbon emissions to promote greener technology via incentives.

State EPA funds in Tennessee help put propane on the road

East Tennessee Clean Fuels Coalition met with the vehicle maintenance manager at Clarksville-Montgomery County School System Bus Facilities to talk about their...
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FLEETFIX: Waste Management Operations in Tennessee

Fleet Name:  Waste Management (WM) Domicile sites:  Nashville (Antioch) and Jackson, Tennessee Alternative fuel or technology:  Compressed natural gas, CNG When started:  WM...

Webinar: Learn to commercialize battery-electric freight trucks

This webinar consists of three presenters: two presenters from Volvo Group North America, Dawn Fenton and Aravind Kailas, and one presenter from...

FLEETFIX: Metro Nashville EV Car Share Program

Fleet Name: Metro Nashville EV Car Share Program Program Name: SOCKET Vehicles: 13 Nissan LEAFs (2,2013;...
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FLEETFIX: Kansas City International Airport

Kansas City International (KCI) Airport (KCI) is owned and managed by the Kansas City Aviation Department. Within that department, the Fleet Maintenance Division provides vehicles...
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NYC biodiesel featuring NYC Chief Fleet Officer

The National Biodiesel Board features NYC biodiesel by showing the NYC Chief Fleet Officer discussing biodiesel and Bioheat®'s impact across New York...
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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...

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),...

Dept. of Agriculture announces HBIIP renewable fuels grant

The Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC) and the Rural Business-Cooperative Service (RBCS), branches of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, recently announced the availability...
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OPINION: Sustainable fuels and disaster preparedness go hand in hand

Carl Lisek, executive director of South Shore Clean Cities and vice president of Legacy Environmental Services, discusses how sustainable transportation fuels,...
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Request released for light duty zero emission vehicle supply equipment

The Tennessee Department of Environment & Conservation (TDEC) is requesting feedback for recently released Request for Information (RFI). The RFI is for...
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Landscape Solutions: Greener grass with propane lawnmowers

Founded in 2003, Landscape Solutions (LS) is a landscape management provider that serves central Indiana and is headquartered in Noblesville. Landscape Solutions...

Renewable Natural Gas Industry: Making renewable fuel & power from organic waste

The Coalition for Renewable Natural Gas dives into renewable natural gas (aka biomethane, RNG) & the RNG industry in North America, including...

CALSTART, Denver Metro Clean Cities develop EV data collection project

The market for electric vehicles (EVs) is expanding, and the medium- (MD) and heavy-duty (HD) vehicle sector is no exception.

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...

Nonprofits in South Bronx given heavy-duty electric trucks

On April 17, 2019, the New York Attorney General Letitia James introduced six new all-electric delivery trucks to nonprofits in the Hunts...

Turn lemons into lemonade with VW funding

We’ve been hearing about the $2.9 billion from the Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust (EMT) Fund for so long that folks were wondering if and...

Cherokee Nation awarded $1.3M for electric buses serving rural transit routes

The Cherokee Nation recently received a $1.3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation under the Low-No program to purchase two Proterra electric buses and four new charging stations to...

Yellowstone blog pt 2: 18 days on the road by EV

Susan Goodwin continues her account of her and her husband's 18-day long road trip through Yellowstone by electric vehicle. Catch up with...
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Charge! 18 days on the road by electric vehicle

“If you don’t know where you are going, you’ll end up someplace else.” Yogi Berra For a...

Biofuel blends in motorcycles, what do bikers think?

The Renewable Fuels Association gets a lot of questions about using biofuel blends in motorcycles, so they decided to ask the bikers...

Triangle Clean Cities Coalition partnered to host two RNG workshops

This year, the Triangle Clean Cities Coalition partnered with the Land of Sky Clean Vehicles Coalition to host two renewable natural gas (RNG) workshops at the Wake...

USDA seeks input on new Ethanol sales Infrastructure Incentive Program

WASHINGTON, Jan. 16, 2020 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is seeking public input to help with the creation of the...

E15 in Indiana thanks to South Shore Clean Cities collaboration

Rensselaer, Indiana -- Jasper County, Indiana will soon have its first E15 fueling station thanks to efforts from two farmer-owned cooperatives, the...
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Primary or secondary? Understanding propane stations in the DOE’s AFDC Station Locator

As propane vehicle technology becomes more advanced, propane dispensing infrastructure has evolved along with it. In particular, the propane industry is focusing much of...

Student uses black soldier fly larvae fat as a biofuel

Amelia from Pobailscoil Íosolde in Dublin explored the Black Soldier Fly. For this project Amelia investigated the calorific value of Black Soldier...

McLane Company deploys zero-emission class 8 trucks

July 7, 2020, KANSAS CITY, Mo. and TEMPLE, Texas– Orange EV and McLane Company, Inc., announced the deployment of Orange EV T-Series pure-electric terminal trucks to the...
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Transit and shuttle bus grant funding available

$16,000,000 in EMT funding for a transit and shuttle bus grant is available for eligible Class 4-8 Transit and Shuttle Bus projects.

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...
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Advancing vehicle electrification through data collection and analysis

EV adoption is on the rise, creating a need for up-to-date national data on transportation electrification to help stakeholders better understand plug-in...
White Chevrolet electric vehicle backed up into a parking spot.

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...

DriveElectricTN is the future of electric vehicles in Tennessee

DriveElectricTN is a project developed by TNCleanFuels to promote electric vehicle usage across the state. Changing technologies, modern...
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New year, new challenge to support sustainable transportation

The beginning of 2020 has many thinking about what our future might look like from a technological perspective. How can...
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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...

Learn why biodiesel is more than just a fuel

Renewable Energy Group (REGI) shows how biodiesel impacts the world around you, from biodiesel's more eco-friendly influence to it's positive economic impact...

Biodiesel reduces emissions in transportation

According to new data gathered from the Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) program run by the California Air Resources Board, biodiesel and renewable diesel...

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...
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Kern County Superintendent of Schools celebrates 20 Years of clean fueling

Kern County Superintendent of Schools celebrates 20 years of clean fueling and promoting healthier and greener transportation for students.
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The largest electric school bus initiative in the US

– Zero-emissions electric school buses will improve air quality, reduce carbon emissions– School districts will pay no added cost, see reduced operational...
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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...

Porter County Sheriff’s Office receives new hybrid squad cars

BY THE NUMBERS Eleven Ford Police Interceptor Hybrid SUVs38% less fuel use44,622 fewer gallons of gasoline per...

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....

WEBINAR: Electric Vehicle Equity Webinar

Join Northern Colorado Clean Cities (NCCC), the Colorado Energy Office (CEO), Grid Alternatives, and Southwest Energy Efficiency Project (SWEEP) on this one...

In Pursuit of Savings: Indiana town shifting to EVs to save money

In August 2019, the Bargersville Police Department introduced its first all-electric patrol vehicle, making it one of the first departments in the...
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FLEETFIX: Tennessee Golf Trail Electrification Program

Fleet Name: Tennessee Golf Trail Electrification Program Domicile site: State of Tennessee Fleet purpose: The electric golf carts are for public recreational use at the state...

Blue Bird electric bus deployed by Indiana school district

Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation (BCSC) has received a Blue Bird electric-powered school bus as part of a sustainability movement. This Indiana school...

Alliance AutoGas showcases propane hybrid technology at Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference

Alliance AutoGas (AAG) showcased leading-edge autogas hybrid technology at the 2018 Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference & Expo August 22nd through 23rd, 2018 at the Durham...

You won’t believe the size of Waste Management’s CNG fleet in Nashville, TN

The East Tennessee Clean Fuels Coalition partners with the Tennessee Dept. of Environment and Conservation to manage the allotment of state EPA...

OPINION: Take propane beyond your summer barbecues

Most of us only work with propane when we exchange a tank for use in our outdoor grills. But a growing number...

OPINION: Wisconsin charging ahead with electric vehicles

February was a big month for electric vehicles across the nation and in Wisconsin. Foxconn announced in late February...
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FLEETFIX: City of Dublin, OH Fleet

Fleet Name:  City of Dublin, OH Fleet Management Domicile site:  Dublin is a suburb of Columbus in Franklin, Delaware, and Union counties in...
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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...

Pace Suburban Bus named Clean Fuels Champion by Chicago Area Clean Cities

Pace Suburban Bus has been named Clean Fuels Champion by Chicago Area Clean Cities (CACC), a nonprofit coalition dedicated to promoting clean-vehicles...
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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...
One of the MCI Motorcoaches that is being fueled with renewable diesel at INL (notice the fuel sticker towards the bottom of the white part of the bus).

INL switches to renewable diesel and idle reduction technologies in buses

Idaho National Laboratory (INL) operates the U.S Department of Energy’s (DOE) largest bus fleet with 100 commuter buses and is a regional and national...

Electrification with Cummins head of electrification

Cummins head of electrification, Julie Furber, discusses transportation electrification and the market for electric trucks. Cummins, the giant...

EV Guide: So, you’ve been thinking about an electric vehicle?

Electric vehicles (EVs) have become increasingly popular as they’ve grown more affordable and available in the United States. EV owners enjoy reduced...
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Laketran expands propane fleet to improve efficiency

Photo courtesy of Chad Felton and the News-Herald News. Aging population demand more efficient service As Dial-a-Ride ridership continues to grow alongside Lake County’s aging population,...

Natural gas school buses offer district fuel savings and clean air

Every day, Utah’s fleet of 2,987 school buses provide transportation to 195,000 children. Out of this amount, which includes 41 school districts...
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OPINION: Natural gas taking off as a transportation fuel

Discover the growing use and power of natural gas and why this transportation fuel is taking off. By Carl...

Electric buses are taking over Washington D.C.

Clean Cities TV shows how Washington, D.C., is transforming mass transit with electric buses. For more vehicle videos...

FLEETFIX: City of Lake Charles, LA

Recently the city of Lake Charles, Louisiana has purchased two new propane Ford E-450 para-transit buses, continuing their commitment to improving local...

Tennessee landfill converted into alt-fuel production facility

Tennessee Renewable Group's "Technical Description of Renewable Energy and Natural Gas Processing Plant" The Tennessee Renewable Group, LLC....
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Paying for the roads: EV road usage and registration fees

The federal government and the states fund highway construction and maintenance through taxes on gasoline and diesel fuel. Over the years, the...

Waste Management opens $30M renewable natural gas facility in Louisville

KCFC Executive Director Emily Carpenter was honored to speak at the Waste Management Grand Opening of the $30 million renewable natural gas facility in...

PHYCO2 algae pilot program with MSU reaches new milestones

PHYCO2 LLC reached a new milestone in its three-year pilot program with Michigan State University, announcing the operation of its new, scalable algae production technology...

Plan outlines road to decarbonize transportation in Mid-Continental U.S.

A coalition of stakeholders, led by the Great Plains Institute, has developed a first-of-its-kind road map to illustrate how electric vehicles (EVs) can...

VidFix: “Are electric cars worse for the environment?” from Engineering Explained

For those keeping count: yes, this is yet another VidFix article about Engineering Explained. I promise I'll find someone else for the next article...

Workhorse Group’s ProGen-powered electric delivery vans

LATHAM, N.Y., May 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ:PLUG), a leader in providing energy solutions that change the way the world moves, and Workhorse...

Monetizing carbon emissions to incentivize change (pt 2)

Listen to John Thornton, President of Clean Future, discuss how carbon emissions can promote green incentives.

Idaho surges ahead with electric vehicle charging

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

North Carolina Volkswagen Settlement awards announced

On July 29, the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality announced the Phase 1 awards of North Carolina's beneficiary mitigation plan from...
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Collaboration on hydrogen fuel cell technology

Hyundai Motor Company and Cummins, two global powertrain leaders, announced their collaboration on hydrogen fuel cell technology.
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City of Pittsburgh wants to be Fossil Fuel Free by 2030

The City of Pittsburgh’s Climate Action Plan 3.0, the latest in a series of city plans to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions and tackle climate change, establishes...