The fuel efficiency and reality of electric vehicles

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Creator and host of MotorWeek, John Davis, explores the ins and outs about the total cost of ownership and fuel efficiency for...

A crash course on renewable natural gas

Renewable energy is an increasingly important part of California’s clean energy future. You’ve probably heard of renewable energy sources like solar and...
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OPINION: Sustainable fuels and disaster preparedness go hand in hand

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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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School district purchases state’s first electric school bus

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West Fargo public schools adds first all-electric school bus with state grant assistance. WEST FARGO, N.D. (June 3, 2019)...
electric school buses

Blue Bird electric school buses selected for CEC Bid

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School districts in California encouraged to order Blue Bird Electric School Buses in Every Type through CEC Grant Funds.
electric vehicle charging

Electric vehicle charging is part of Cuyahoga County’s Climate Action Plan

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Electric vehicle charging stations is one of the green changes Cuyahoga County is implementing with its Climate Action Plan.

Gaseous fuel safety with John Davis of MotorWeek

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Join car expert and host and creator of MotorWeek, John Davis, to find out how a series of trainings can help public...

The Electric Vehicle Hits the Open Road

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Join car expert and creator and host of MotorWeek, John Davis, to find out how technology advancements make road tripping possible with...

Electric buses are taking over Washington D.C.

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

Liquefied natural gas makes a splash in Florida

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Check out Clean Cities TV's video on how a maritime facility fuels ships with liquefied natural gas in Jacksonville, Florida.

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.

Monetizing carbon emissions to incentivize change (pt 2)

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

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...
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Electric vehicle charging station grand opening set for July 24

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NEENAH, WISCONSIN — Wisconsin Clean Cities is partnering with RENEW Wisconsin and Cool Choices for the July 24 grand opening of a...
propane autogas

Wisconsin Propane Autogas Answers set for Pewaukee July 18

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MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN — Wisconsin Clean Cities is partnering with the Wisconsin Propane Education & Research Council for a half-day workshop focused on...
biodiesel myths

Five biodiesel myths busted

Twin Cities Clean Cities Coalition give five common biodiesel myths that are deceiving people about switching to biodiesel fuel.
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The biodiesel Vehicle Wrap Program has launched

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The National Biodiesel Board has launched its biodiesel Vehicle Wrap Program to encourage biodiesel users to show off their commitment to cleaner...
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DeKalb County Fleet Management named “Best Fleet”

DeKalb County Fleet Management earned first place out of 38,000 public fleets while employing CNG, propane, and electric transportation.

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...

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...

Nonprofits in South Bronx given heavy-duty electric trucks

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

First annual Drive Electric Earth Day tallies 188 events

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Throughout the month of April, the first ever annual Drive Electric Earth Day was held, with 188 events taking part across the United States,...

CNG school bus offered by Blue Bird to reduce emissions

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School districts and transportation contractors can now purchase buses fueled by compressed natural gas that are 90 percent cleaner than the national...

Ford F-59 is all electric from Lightning Systems

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

Empire Clean Cities highlights advancements in alternative fuels

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

Cummins’ 100th anniversary highlights green successes

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Cummins, a member of Louisiana Clean Fuels, turns 100 this year, so LCF wants to celebrate their achievements over the last century!

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

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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...

Road taxes on CNG to be implemented in Ohio

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The transportation budget passed by the Ohio General Assembly and signed by Governor DeWine on April 3rd includes new road taxes on...

Ethanol Plant Construction Project Summit agenda announced

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Ethanol Producer Magazine and BBI International announced this week the agenda for the Ethanol Plant Construction Project Summit, taking place June 10th,...

Franklin County Engineer switches to biodiesel

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The Franklin County Engineer’s Office has become the latest to make the switch to blended biodiesel for fleet operations, joining several other...

Renewable natural gas on-road fuel use reaches historic high

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This article was originally printed on the Coalition for Renewable Natural Gas' website. Washington, DC– Natural Gas Vehicles for...

NC Clean Cities Coalitions and stakeholders gather for the NGV Technology Forum Meeting at...

This year, NC hosted the the Natural Gas Vehicle Technology Forum (NGVTF) April 16-17, at the Agility Fuel Solutions Training Center in Salisbury, NC....

OPINION: Don’t blame ethanol for rising gasoline prices

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Anyone with a gasoline-fueled vehicle has likely noticed the rise in gasoline prices in recent weeks. Many reports have...

Innovation Expo 2019 set for Madison for Transportation

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MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin Clean Cities is partnering with Alliant Energy and the City of Madison for a first-of-its-kind, one-day sustainable transportation...
Propane School Bus Fleet

Propane school buses save school district money

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District: Chenango Forks Central School DistrictIndustry: EducationLocation: Binghamton, New YorkVehicles: 2014 – 2019 Blue Bird Propane Vision, Type C school buses (17)Fueling:...
Alternative Fuel Corridor Signage

Alternative fuel corridor signage on the horizon for Louisiana

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In 2018, Louisiana submitted a proposal to the FHWA to have Alternative Fuels Corridor signage installed along our interstate highways. Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality says...
EV Registration fee Map with Legend

Paying for the roads: EV road usage and registration fees

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

EV REVolution: Louisiana Clean Fuels hosts annual meeting

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

Waste Management unveils 24 new CNG trucks in Louisiana

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Waste Management recently implemented a new CNG fleet of garbage trucks which will service several parishes in Louisiana. WM is replacing diesel trucks...

Biodiesel industry adding jobs and reducing pollution

If only Rudolf Diesel could see highways across America today. The inventor of the Diesel engine, which ran perfectly on peanut oil...

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...

OPINION: Fuel economy only part of sustainable transportation puzzle

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Why are analogies always so hard on animals? Sayings such as “There’s more than one way to skin a cat,” or “You know...

EPA/Sierra Club agree to partially settle lawsuit over ethanol fuel

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In late 2017, Sierra Club sued the EPA over failure to provide to Congress research on the environmental effects of the Renewable...

2019 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo announces technical sessions agenda

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Produced by BBI International, the agenda for the 35th International Fuel Ethanol Workshop and Expo includes more than 150 speakers and five...

Propane school bus: easy maintenance, reduced costs

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Propane autogas provides the lowest total cost-of- ownership compared with other fuels. Each Blue Bird propane school bus can save up to...

Food versus fuel?

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Ethanol is the fastest-growing renewable fuel on the planet. The ethanol industry generated over $46 billion in gross domestic product last year,...

Biofuel blends in motorcycles, what do bikers think?

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

Workhorse Group’s ProGen-powered electric delivery vans

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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...

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...

RFA releases a closer look at the ethanol production process

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We've all heard of ethanol, it's a clean, affordable, domestic fuel, but what exactly is it? How does corn become a fuel?...

Twin Cities Auto Show features electric vehicle test drives

People attending the 2019 Twin Cities Auto Show will get a chance to test drive the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV or the 100-percent...

Fuel cost savings for government fleets with propane

On-site dispensing options provide easy refueling for government fleet tucks and vans that lead to fuel cost savings. Two...

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

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Pace Suburban Bus has been named Clean Fuels Champion by Chicago Area Clean Cities (CACC), a nonprofit coalition dedicated to promoting clean-vehicles...

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

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Alliance AutoGas, the largest network providing a complete propane autogas solution to fleets interested in converting to alternative fuels, released a record...

Park & Plug Pilot Program gives chargers to The University of South Florida St....

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Last month, Duke Energy and the University of South Florida St. Petersburg campus unveiled six new charging stations as a part of...

Test drive an EV at the Chicago Auto Show through February 18, 2019

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Chicago Area Clean Cities is offering the chance to ride in or drive an EV at the Chicago Auto Show through the...

Ingevity unveils low-pressure adsorbed natural gas fueling station in support of its ANG bi-fuel...

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Ingevity has completed the construction of a low-pressure adsorbed natural gas (ANG) fueling station at its global headquarters and technical center in...

UPS and Waste Management make CDP’s 2018 Climate A-List

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NGVAmerica members Waste Management and UPS announced they earned an ‘A’ grade this year from the environmental non-profit CDP (formerly the Carbon...

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

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As the popularity of electric vehicles rises, so too does the need for fast, convenient interstate charging network locations throughout the state....

Wisconsin Clean Cities announces creation of new EV Wisconsin Facebook portal

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Last month, staff at Wisconsin Clean Cities unveiled a new project: the EV Wisconsin Facebook group that hopes to propel EV stories,...

Maximizing an electric car’s range in extreme temperatures

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The efficiency and all-electric driving range of plug-in electric vehicles (also known as electric cars or EVs) varies based on a number...

This chart shows how many GGEs Clean Cities Coalitions are saving by fuel type

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Since 1993, Clean Cities coalitions have steadily increased their energy use impact each year for a cumulative of more than 7.8 billion...
THE ELECTRIC ZONE

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

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MILWAUKEE — Wisconsin Clean Cities will again host The Electric Room at the Milwaukee Auto Show February 23 through March 3. The...

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

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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...

FLEETFIX: SporTran electric and CNG bus fleet

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Fleet Name: SporTran Vehicles: 5 Proterra Electric Buses and 36 Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Buses Domicile...
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FLEETFIX: UPS LNG Fleet in Tennessee

Fleet Name: UPS LNG Fleet, Tennessee Vehicles: 290+ class 8 tractors Domicile sites: Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville

Listen to 3 renewable fuels CEOs talk about the future of biodiesel and ethanol

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This year's National Biodiesel Conference at the Marriott Marquis in San Diego,...

VA Clean Cities releases 2018 Alternative Fuels Report

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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...

Virginia fleets upgrade their stations for gaseous fuels

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For many transit bus, refuse, delivery and Long-haul truck fleets, making the switch from Diesel or gasoline to clean gaseous fuels like...

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...

FLEETFIX: Metro Nashville EV Car Share Program

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

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...
Natural Gas America is the Future and the Now (NG)

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

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Natural gas makes for the cleanest commercial engines in the world.

CSP names E15 the top fuel story of 2018

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In their year-end list of the top 5 fuel-related stories of the past year, CSP named the addition of E15 as an...

OPINION: Time to plan for electric vehicle charging is now

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Most discussions of electric vehicle charging involve the chicken and the egg analogy: Which needs to come first, the vehicles or the...

Minnesota celebrates BIP grant program, sets new milestone for E85

Federal and state officials joined with the Twin Cities Clean Cities Coalition and other renewable fuel advocates on Thursday, December 13, 2018...

Study finds that biodiesel adds billions to the US economy, tax credits critical

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A new study released Nov. 29 by FTI Consulting, titled The Biodiesel Industry: Impacts on the Economy, Environment and Energy Security, analyzed the...

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

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FedEx Corp. is expanding its fleet to add 1,000 Chanje V8100 electric delivery vehicles, buying 100 from Chanje Energy and leasing 900...

Depot District Clean Fuels Tech Center breaks ground

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Utah Transit Authority (UTA) officials, joined by a host of Utah dignitaries, broke ground on the Depot District Clean Fuels Technology Center...

Nashua Transit System and BAE Systems partner to bring hybrid diesel-electric transit buses to...

Have you heard the latest transit electrification news? New Hampshire’s own Nashua Transit System will be replacing two diesel-powered trolleys with a pair...

Wisconsin Clean Cities lauds sustainable transportation leaders

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MILWAUKEE — Wisconsin’s top sustainable transportation leaders were honored Thursday at the Wisconsin Clean Cities 24th Annual Stakeholder Meeting, the nonprofit announced today. “I continue...

Land of Sky hosts Propane AutoGas Answers event

The Land of Sky Clean Vehicles Coalition is hosting a Propane AutoGas Answers Event on Thursday, December 13 from 9am to 2pm at the...
Golf Trail Electrification effort

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...

REVIEW: Nissan Leaf EV (2013 model)

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Clean Fuels Ohio is working to deploy electric vehicles (EVs) as well as many other alternative fuel vehicles and technologies throughout Ohio. But I do...
Chattanooga Area Regional Transportation Authority (CARTA)

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...

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

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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...

REVIEW: Packsize drives the Honda Clarity PHEV

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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...

PHYCO2 algae pilot program with MSU reaches new milestones

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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...

After 34 years of selling ICE cars, this salesman is now selling EVs

At the height of the financial crisis in 2008, Thomas J. Thias, a car salesperson at the 6th largest Class A dealership in the...

Turn lemons into lemonade with VW funding

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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...

Top 3 maintenance tips for propane vehicles

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Automotive technicians don’t need to worry when they hear the word “propane.” Aside from a few differences, propane autogas vehicles are much like gasoline-fueled...

National Drive Electric Week event in Nashville is a big success

National Drive Electric Week is a celebration of the variety and availability of electric vehicles and showcases all the benefits that come with plug-in...

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...

Mercedes-Benz shows electric Autonomous Van concept for freight, passengers

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Mercedes-Benz Vans unveiled a concept autonomous, all-electric van in two variants, one for freight and one for passengers at the IAA Commercial Vehicles Show in...

VidFix: Regenerative braking from Engineering Explained

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In this first VidFix article proper, I want to focus on a topic that has been of great personal interest to me since I...

Greeneville TN’s new propane autogas station is a home run

Candace Gump of NET Trans and Happy Fox of Alliance AutoGas talk about Greeneville’s newest propane refueling station for propane autogas vehicles. The new station is a public-private...
Hydrogen Powered train on rails

Check out the world’s first hydrogen powered train

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On 16.09.2018 the historic premiere ride of CORADIA iLINT, the world's first train using fuel cell technology and hydrogen, took place in Germany. The...
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Honda Clarity fuel cell vehicle Q&A

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The latest Honda Clarity Fuel Cell vehicle is the second generation, the original was called the Clarity FCX, way back in 2002. This new...
GT86 Full E85 Image Toyota

Watch Jake go full E85 in his GT86

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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...
Distilled Biofuel Image and its benefits

What is distilled biodiesel, and what are its benefits?

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The benefits of distilled biodiesel are obvious. But understanding what distillation is may be challenging. This animated video clearly explains the process and the...
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