EPA Announces Diesel Emissions Reduction Grants

The 2012 DERA RFP is now open! EPA’s National Clean Diesel Funding Assistance Program awards competitive DERA grants to fund projects that reduce emissions from existing diesel engines through a variety of strategies. These strategies include, but are not limited to, emission control and idle reduction technologies; cleaner fuels; engine upgrades or replacements; and/or vehicle[…]

SDG&E offers workshop on electric vehicle charging for Multi-Unit Dwelling communities- April 24

Learn about the stakeholders involved, the decision process flow and possible issues for multi-unit dwelling communities interested in the installation of vehicle charging units for electric cars. This seminar will: Provide an overview of vehicle and charging equipment coming to market; Define and address concerns of property managers/owners, homeowners/renters, and electrical contractors regarding the installation[…]

ACT Expo- Agenda Announced

The Alternative Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo,  featuring the latest is green transportation, is returning to Long Beach for 2012. This event will showcase all alternative fuel types including electric, hybrid, hydrogen, natural gas, autogas and renewable fuels. Designed to engage fleets, technology companies, OEMs, fuel providers, infrastructure developers, and policy makers, the ACT Expo will[…]

New Leaf Biofuel Recieves Energy Comission Award

San Diego biodiesel producer New Leaf Biofuel was awarded a grant from the California Energy Commission to expand its production facility in Barrio Logan.  The facility, which has been operating since 2008, currently produces 2 million gallons per year of biodiesel from recycled cooking oil sourced from Southern California restaurants.  New Leaf’s expansion plans include[…]