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Teacher, EV Club president rideshares in Tesla Model 3

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Rideshare driving is a popular side-hustle or full-time job. Driving an electric vehicle may be the best way...

Denver Metro Clean Cities changes name to Drive Clean Colorado

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Effective July 20, 2021, Denver Metro Clean Cities Coalition, the nonprofit that supports fleets and communities in the transition to cleaner transportation,...

New community chargers in Chicago urban residential neighborhoods

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EVmatch, the first electric vehicle (EV) charging platform for connecting EV drivers with nearby private chargers through a reservation-based system, has a...

Tennessee State Parks, Rivian partner on EV charging stations

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) announced it is partnering with electric vehicle (EV) automaker and automotive technology company Rivian...

OPINION: Demonstrate patriotism, support for alternative fuels

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When I was growing up, patriotism was never more on display than around the Fourth of July. Nearly every...

Electric trucks deliver savings, silence

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Sport peppers, relish, tomatoes, onions, celery salt and mustard piled high on a poppyseed bun: Those are the ingredients of a world-famous...

Drive Electric Colorado hosts educational session with Denver Lyft drivers

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In May, Drive Electric Colorado, a Denver Metro Clean Cities Coalition program, partnered with Lyft to hold an educational session with Denver Lyft...

Denver Metro visits Colorado’s first used EV outlet

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The Denver Metro Clean Cities team recently visited the Phil Long EV Outlet, the first used car dealership of its kind in...

Palmetto Clean Fuels Celebrates National Bike Month

Each year, the League of American Bicyclists designates May as National Bike Month in order to promote and celebrate the many benefits...

Clean Fuels Ohio launches Transportation Solutions Showcase

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Clean Fuels Ohio, a Central Ohio-based non-profit and clean transportation advocate, launches its Transportation Solutions Showcase in July 2021.

OPINION: With liberty and environmental justice for all

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We all know actions speak louder than words, particularly when it comes to issues of equality. Saying you support...

OPINION: Summer heat, a reminder of need for fuel, energy conservation

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Whether you look to Memorial Day, the summer solstice or the end of the school year as your official start of summer,...

DRIVE Electric USA partners show program progress

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The DRIVE Electric USA project is a multi-state initiative to develop a plan to create branded, electric vehicle focused programs for each...

OPINION: Pipeline cyberattack highlights need for energy resiliency

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When we think about energy resiliency, we often think of the need to have access to energy and fuel sources in cases...

South Shore Clean Cities members awarded during Partners for Clean Air...

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Northwest Indiana Partners for Clean Air honored the Region’s top air quality leaders and winners of three college scholarships at the organization’s...

Apples to Apples: Comparing benefits of alt-fuels to conventional vehicles

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We are in the middle of a global shift towards the adoption of electric vehicles into the mainstream. Daily announcements from manufacturers,...

OPINION: Petroleum alternatives key for emergency response

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Wisconsin residents know all too well you need to keep the snow brush in the trunk, even if you’re wearing shorts and...

Groups investigate hydrogen’s sustainable fuel potential

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

Virtual Tour: McAbee Trucking Inc.

Join Lisa McAbee on a virtual tour of McAbee Trucking as she explains how they utilize propane vehicles to power their fleet...

Colorado State University presents energy, mobility project

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For the last two years, Colorado State University has worked with a group of partners to enable mobility and energy efficiency improvements...

Chicago Area Clean Cities recognizes ComEd for its green fleet

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ComEd, a unit of Chicago-based Exelon Corporation (NASDAQ: EXC), was named a “Clean Fuels Champion” today by Chicago Area Clean Cities (CACC),...

OPINION: 1,100-mile EV road trip a sign of the changing times

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Technology has changed the way we take road trips dramatically in recent years. We’ve gone from large roadmaps we...

OPINION: Reducing imported petroleum, crude oil critical for Midwest

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One of the many positive aspects of working in the sustainable transportation sector is it truly offers something for everyone.

Magic in a Tank: ODOT’s Journey to One of the World’s...

The Oregon Department of Transportation uses a next-generation biofuel. It operates better than fossil diesel and costs almost the same. That saves...

Here comes the supply crunch: 2021 EV Market Trends

It’s a big year for the American electric vehicle industry and EV market. Electric vehicle (EV) sales had...

Lightning eMotors, Denver Metro host EV Ride & Drive

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Lightning eMotors provides fleets with high-quality electric commercial vehicles, services and charging solutions. They add their electric drivetrain to popular vehicle chassis...

Denver Metro interviews Redmark, advanced fuels future plans

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Kris Kielty founded Redmark in 2016 to be the leading service company in the advanced fuels industry. He...

OPINION: Wisconsin charging ahead with electric vehicles

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February was a big month for electric vehicles across the nation and in Wisconsin. Foxconn announced in late February...

CALSTART, Denver Metro Clean Cities develop EV data collection project

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

Denver Metro Clean Cities explains SPACs, EV market

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Denver Metro Clean Cities (DMCC) recently held a “What the SPAC?” webcast conversation aimed at explaining what Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs)...

Land of Enchantment Clean Cities compares alt-fuel buses

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Between 2017 and 2019, the Land of Enchantment Clean Cities Coalition (LOECC) compared the fuel economy and cost-per-mile of four-identically sized and powered...

Low-income communities see less EV adoption, fewer benefits

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

Federal Highway Administration proposes sign regulation changes, raises concern

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In December 2020, the U.S. Department of Transportation proposed changes to regulations states must follow when installing signs informing drivers which services—including...

WEBINAR: Electrifying Medium- & Heavy-Duty Trucks in New York

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Please find the session recordings below, and additional resources here: Panelist and Clean Cities Coalition contact information

Georgia fleets acquire insights through EV WATTS program

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The era of big data is here, and Georgia fleets are looking to stay current through their electric vehicle (EV) telematics systems....

WEBINAR: Medium- & Heavy-Duty Electric Operations

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Attendees heard about a variety of options available for their operations, upcoming funding opportunities and how Clean Cities coalitions can help them...

OPINION: Transit-oriented developments and sustainability go hand in hand

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I’m a big believer in working smarter, not harder. One great example of a concept that does just that...

WEBINAR: Preparing Your Rural Hometown for EVs

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Rural towns and smaller municipalities have specific challenges when it comes to the installation of electric vehicle charging infrastructure. From power delivery...

AFLEET Tool Walkthrough

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The Alternative Fuel Life-Cycle Environmental and Economic Transportation (AFLEET) tool developed by Argonne National Lab is invaluable for determining the price differences of a conventional gasoline vehicle...

Opinion: Northwest Indiana saw 2020 sustainable transportation wins

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There is no doubt 2020 will be a year that will not soon be forgotten. In spite of the...

Trillium: A Strong CNG Partner for Greater Indiana

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Alternative fuel grants and incentives are increasing demand for greener technology, which in turn, is driving corporate sustainability initiatives. One such corporation...

Blue Bird electric bus deployed by Indiana school district

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

Natural gas school buses offer district fuel savings and clean air

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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...

North Carolina medium and heavy-duty electrification

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Electrification of the transportation sector is one of the most significant levers available to dial back the production and emission of harmful...

All-electric terminal yard trucks make case for zero-emissions freight handling

Metropolitan Energy Center (MEC), which houses the Kansas City Regional and Central Kansas Clean Cities Coalitions, is excited to announce the deployment of...

Diesel emission Successes, South Shore Clean Cities 2019

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In 2019, South Shore Clean Cities wrote a successful $1.1 million grant application that assisted our members & partners through the U.S. EPA's...

Louisiana Clean Fuels 20th Anniversary

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Twenty years ago, in April 2000, Louisiana Clean Fuels (LCF) received official designation as a Department of Energy Clean Cities coalition.

Hit the road with Drive Electric Ohio, Sustainably

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Drive Electric Ohio has been working hard to create insightful and engaging ride and drive content, despite the roadblocks caused by COVID-19....

The City of Bloomington: A Sustainable Leader

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

Wisconsin Clean Cities names Forward Fleet Award Recipients

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MILWAUKEE — Wisconsin Clean Cities recently honored the top sustainable transportation leaders with the Forward Fleet Award in Wisconsin at the Wisconsin...

E15 in Indiana thanks to South Shore Clean Cities collaboration

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Rensselaer, Indiana -- Jasper County, Indiana will soon have its first E15 fueling station thanks to efforts from two farmer-owned cooperatives, the...

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

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ST. JOHN, INDIANA — South Shore Clean Cities partners at two metropolitan planning organizations in Northern Indiana were awarded $206,000 in Indiana...

OPINION: Sustainable transportation transcends partisan politics

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Take a moment to think about your favorite childhood memory and the sights and smells, the people who are with you and...

Clean Fuels Corridor Project stretches 1,500 miles along I-94; Webinar to...

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Officials from the U.S. Department of Transportation, GTI, ZEF Energy and Ozinga Energy will emphasize the importance of the Michigan to Montana...

CNG bus success showcased by Utah Transit, plans to expand

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The Utah Transit Authority (UTA) provides CNG buses in public transportation throughout the Wasatch Front of Utah, including neighboring communities of Ogden,...

DSNY demonstrates new Mack LR EV for Climate Week NYC

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During Climate Week NYC 2020, truck manufacturing company Mack Trucks announced the delivery of an electric refuse model to the New York...

Drive Electric Colorado launches EV scavenger hunt

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

Newport Biodiesel, Rhode Island fuel success

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Newport Biodiesel has been producing biodiesel in Newport, Rhode Island since 2006. Evolving from a small start-up company to the second-largest biodiesel...

Webinar Wednesday with Louisiana Clean Fuels

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The webinar above is titled "Preparing Utilities for EVs." This is a part of Louisiana Clean Fuels' Webinar Wednesday series that is...

Kinetrex Energy renewable natural gas: From trash to treasure

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One of Kinetrex Energy’s goals since its founding in 2013, has been to provide a clean, cost-effective and practical diesel fuel alternative....

Resiliency: Alt fuels prepare communities to deal with a crisis

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Many Chicagoans may remember the air traffic control fire that grounded thousands of flights in late September 2014. What they may not...

Michigan to Montana I-94 Clean Fuel Corridor project launches social media...

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Commercial fleet managers and passenger vehicle owners have a new tool to help them learn more about efforts to increase clean fuel...

Opinion: Non-road emissions reductions matter too

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It seems like a lot of my columns lately have included the phrase “out of sight, out of mind.”

WEBINAR: Utah Clean Cities celebrates Idle Free Awareness Month

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This virtual event took place on Friday, Sept. 11, 2020. Speakers included: Dr. David Christensen, UCC Board...

McGavic Outdoor Power: Zipping across Indiana University’s

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As students begin to return to Indiana University’s Bloomington campus for the start of the Fall semester, they might notice something different...

Landscape Solutions: Greener grass with propane lawnmowers

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

Department of Energy-Clean Cities Award Winners 2020

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The Connecting the Dots on Hydrogen award goes to Valley of the Sun Coalition coordinator Don Covert and former coordinator, Bill...

Clean and green: New electric transit buses in Baton Rouge

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Have you seen the smart looking green and yellow Capital Area Transit System buses driving around Baton Rouge? These “green” new buses...

Opinion: Remember goods movement essential workers this Labor Day

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Remember when shopping was a big event? These days, you don’t even have to leave your couch or change...

Funding available for Indiana public safety agencies

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ST. JOHN, INDIANA — South Shore Clean Cities, Inc. is partnering with the Indiana Office of Energy Development to provide technical support...

Clean Fuels Ohio: annual Midwest Green Transportation Forum & Expo

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COLUMBUS, OH - Clean Fuels Ohio is excited to host the innovative annual Midwest Green Transportation Forum and Expo from Sept. 14...

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...

Emissions and range progress in electric vehicles

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Just 10 years ago, the electric vehicle industry began expanding and limited research was available about the vehicle benefits, capabilities, or impacts....

South Shore Clean Cities members awarded Volkswagen grant

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ST. JOHN, INDIANA — South Shore Clean Cities members and partners on August 19 were awarded more than $5.3 million in Indiana...

Environmental benefits increase as webinars rise in popularity

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When Denver, Colorado shut down from COVID-19 in March, Bonnie Trowbridge, coordinator of Denver Metro Clean Cities Coalition, had to make a...

Empire Clean Cities launches Mission Electric

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In July, Empire Clean Cities officially launched Mission Electric, a campaign and information center to promote the widespread adoption of electric vehicles...

Utah Clean Cities statement of solidarity against racism

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Utah Clean Cities acknowledges and condemns racism, racially motivated violence and discrimination in all of its forms. We support and demand justice...

OPINION: Help first responders by supporting energy resiliency

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First responders and gasoline are a lot alike. Most of us take them for granted and don’t really think about them until...

East Baton Rouge school system transitioning to cleaner school buses

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After the August 2016 floods wiped out about 110 school buses in East Baton Rouge Parish, the school system seized the opportunity...

WEBINAR: Advancing Clean Air & Climate Goals with Clean Fuel Trucks

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On June 3, 2020, Empire Clean Cities, Energy Vision and New York City (NYC) Department of Transportation hosted an educational webinar, “Advancing...

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....

Charge Ahead Colorado: Real estate developers rethink EVs

June 30, 2020 (FORT COLLINS, Colo.)— Real estate agent Paul Schnaitter took the initiative and implemented the first level 2 electric vehicle...

The Oklahoma EVolution

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Eric Pollard, Central Oklahoma Clean Cities Coordinator, is standing next to a charger that was recently installed at OnCue in Edmond, Oklahoma.

WEBINAR: Intro to Renewable Liquid Fuels

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Several Clean Cities coalitions came together to host an "Intro to Renewable Liquid Fuels" webinar series in June 2020. The first part...

WEBINAR: Electric vehicle charging workshop

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The Greater Indiana Clean Cities coalition partnered with EVUnited to present this electric vehicle charging workshop. The demand and...

WEBINAR: Funding the transition to an electric school bus fleet

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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: Centralina Clean Fuels core stakeholder briefing

This webinar, the Centralina Clean Fuels Coalition Core Stakeholder Briefing, included presentations on a COVID response from a fleet perspective.

Webinar: Chicago’s fleet car-sharing program

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The Chicago Area Clean Cities coalition hosted the Green Drives Webinar Series: City of Chicago’s Fleet Car-Sharing...

Midwest Green Transportation Expo seeks exhibitors, sponsors for online event

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The pandemic has thrown an unexpected wrench into not only our daily lives but also into the industry we work in. Budgets...

California Clean Vehicle Rebate Project discusses EV incentives

In this webinar, the California Clean Vehicle Rebate Project covered the benefits of fleet electrification and discussed available incentive programs. A representative...

South Shore and Wisconsin Clean Cities hosts biobased oil webinar

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South Shore Clean Cities and Wisconsin Clean Cities presented "Biobased Engine Oil & Fleet Product Options" as a part of their 2020...

Clean Cities archive webinars, available to watch online

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While social distancing measures along with other precautions are still in place due to COVID-19, those who would normally attend an alternative...

Valley of the Sun Clean Cities hires new executive director

Don Covert has joined the Valley of the Sun Clean Cities Coalition in Phoenix, Arizona as a...

EV WATTS: Driving electrification through the power of data

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

Midwest Green Transportation Forum and Expo goes digital

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Over the past several years in Columbus, Ohio, Clean Fuels Ohio has hosted the Midwest Green Transportation Forum & Expo.  As the COVID-19...

CCUWDP students assist coalitions during COVID-19 pandemic

Across the country, Clean Cities Coalitions have been hastily transitioning in-person events to virtual events that provide the same value to stakeholders....

Electric trailers replace dirty diesel in Northwest grocery fleets

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Columbia-Willamette Keeping Your Food Cold with The Power of the Sun Under New Federal Grant to implement electric trailers in Northwest grocery...

Clean transportation industry successes of 2019 announced

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Significant achievements in the clean transportation industry for 2019 were announced at this year’s annual Energy Independence Summit in Washington DC. Included...
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