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Energy Department Announces Nearly $9 Million for Small Business…

Energy Department Announces Nearly $9 Million for Small Businesses Focused on Clean Energy Innovations The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently announced $8.7 million for 58 grants to small businesses in 22 states to develop clean energy technologies with a strong potential for commercialization and job creation. These clean energy projects—among a total of 263 […]

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Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo in Long Beach

The Largest Clean Fleet Event. All Alternative Fuels. All Weight Classes. Join us May 1-4, 2017, at the Long Beach Convention Center in Southern California for the 2017 Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo. All weight classes and alternative fuel types are represented—electric, hybrid, hydrogen, natural gas, propane autogas, and renewable fuels—providing a one-stop shop for […]

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2017 National Alternative Fuel Day Odyssey

National Alternative Fuel Vehicle Day Odyssey is the largest, nationwide event dedicated to promoting the use of and educating numerous audiences on alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles. 2017 Odyssey Day website See events scheduled in California: Creative Bus Sales Saddleback College Automotive Technology Greater Sacramento Clean Cities Coalition Alternative Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo Rio […]

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You are invited – SunLine’s Award Celebration and C3VR Odyssey Day Event

RSVP require for this event Join us as we celebrate with SunLine Transit Agency their grant award of $12.5 million from the California Air Resource Board – California Investments to deploy five zero-emission buses and provide for the purchase of a Hydrogen Fueling Station. Clean Cities Coachella Valley will be their and will add National […]

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U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Funding Opportunity Announcements

Two FY17 Vehicle Technologies FOAs Available The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has issued two funding opportunity announcements (FOAs) for Vehicle Technologies. Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 Vehicle Technologies Deployment supports community-based projects to accelerate the adoption of advanced and alternative fuel vehicles and demonstrate energy efficient mobility systems. Concept papers are due by Feb. 3, […]

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New Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA)

Energy Department Announces $22 Million in Funding to Accelerate the Development of Plug-In Electric Vehicles and Use of Other Sustainable Transportation Technologies June 6, 2016 The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) on June 6 announced $22 million to support research, development, and demonstration of innovative plug-in electric vehicle (PEV) and direct injection propane engine technologies, […]

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SunLine Transit Grows Alt-Fuel Fleet with All-Electric Buses

SunLine Transit Agency, which serves more than 3.5 million passengers annually in California’s Coachella Valley, says it has expanded its growing alternative fuel vehicles fleet with the addition of its first emissions-free, all-electric buses. BYD_eBUS_white.jpg SunLine Transit Grows Alt-Fuel Fleet with All-Electric Buses : NGT News Electric vehicle manufacturer BYD has provided the 40-foot, low-floor transit buses […]

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MSRC Clean Transportation Funding Workshop in Cathedral City

Here’s your chance to give the MSRC your ideas about how to allocate millions of dollars in Clean Transportation Funding. Date: June 14, 2016 Time: 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Where: City of Cathedral, 68700 Avenida Lalo Guerrero, at the City Council Chambers. RSVP:  Sam Emmersen at sam@betterworld.com or call (818) 563-9111

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CLEAN CITIES Alternative Fuel Price Report

The Clean Cities Alternative Fuel Price Report is a quarterly report designed to keep Clean Cities coalitions and other interested parties up to date on the prices of alternative and conventional fuels in the United States. This issue summarizes prices that were submitted between January 1, 2016 and January 15, 2016 by Clean Cities coordinators, […]

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Emissions from Hybrid and Plug-In Electric Vehicles

Hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs), plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs), and all-electric vehicles (EVs) typically produce lower emissions than conventional vehicles do. When measuring well-to-wheel emissions, the electricity source is important: For PHEVs and EVs, part or all of the power provided by the battery comes from off-board sources of electricity. There are emissions associated with the majority […]

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