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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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CaFCP Public Forum & Executive Board Meeting, In Santa Monica. Open to the Public

“Meeting the Goal of 100 Retail Hydrogen Stations” April 19, 2016 - Santa Monica, CA, Open to the Public Background for April Meeting: In December 2015, the Energy Commission published a joint report with the Air Resources Board, Assessment of Time and Cost Needed to Attain 100 Hydrogen Refueling Stations in California. The report found that costs for early […]

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Clean Cities Releases Funding Opportunity Announcement

U.S. Department of Energy – Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy June 11, 2015  The Energy Department has announced up to $2 million to support aggregate purchasing models for plug-in electric and other alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles, subsystems, components, alternative fuels, and refueling/charging infrastructure. Read more about this: Energy Department Announces Funding to Develop Aggregate […]

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4th Annual Palm Springs Mayor’s Healthy Planet, Healthy you Race and Wellness Festival

A Healthy Planet Healthy you event Join Clean Cities Coachella Valley Region (C3VR) at Palm Springs 4th Annual Mayor’s Healthy and Wellness Festival! Date: Saturday, January 17, 2014 Place: Wellness Park at Ruth Hardy Park and the Palm  Springs Swim Center Time: 7:30 am ALTERNATIVE VEHICLE DISPLAY ELECTRIC, HYBRID, CLEAN NATURAL GAS (CNG) Get information and […]

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Workplace Charging Reaches New Heights

Electric Vehicle Community Readiness Updates US Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Does your employer offer charging for employees’ plug-in electric vehicles? Workplace charging offers numerous benefits to employers, such as demonstrating their industry leadership, providing a unique employee benefit, and increasing their environmental sustainability. This month, the Vehicle Technologies Office […]

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Southern California Energy Summit in Palm Springs

THE GREAT ENERGY DEBATE: BEYOND 33% and THE FUTURE OF THE SALTON SEA The Southern California Energy Summit is the preeminent forum bringing industry and community leaders together to discuss trends, advocate for clean energy issues and highlight the region as the epicenter for renewable energy. #SCES2014 will feature a blend of educational sessions, keynote presentations, and panel […]

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National Alternative Fuel Day Odyssey

Please join us for National Alternative Fuel Day Odyssey at the Southern California Energy Summit ODYSSEY RIDE & DRIVE Date & Time: October 10th | 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm Location: Palm Springs Convention Center – 277 N. Avenida Caballeros, Palm Springs, CA 92262 FREE Event: Register online or at the door for a test drive/ride-along The SoCal […]

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