Hot off the press! Fuel Fix Ezine Spring 2014 edition released!

                    Read all about the work of Clean Cities Coalitions across the country in this Spring 2014 edition of Fuel Fix ezine. Featured in this edition are Coalitions working in Centralina, Empire, Genesee, Lone Star, Twin Cities, Middle TN, and West VA. Moreover, read about the[…]

Natural Gas Vehicle Funding Opportunty

The California Energy Commission’s NGV Buydown Program is available to buyers of CNG Vehicles who purchase CNG vehicles from authorized dealerships.  Funding will be allocated to eligible dealerships shortly and customers can have their dealer submit an application for grant funding between the February 28, 2014 and May 1, 2014.  Buyers are advised to submit[…]

City of Temecula event to introduce CNG to local businesses

The City of Temecula is hosting a Business Welcome event on Natural Gas Vehicles on February 4, 2014. The event will allow opportunities for new and existing business owners to meet and network with some key staff members from the Economic Development, Planning, Building, and Fire Department, hear a city development update, and listen to[…]

City of Santee receives new fleet of CNG waste management vehicles

Waste Management of San Diego has begun to replace its first generation fleet of liquefied natural gas trucks in service in the City of Santee with compressed natural gas trucks. Two of the 12 CNG trucks have already been deployed, and the other 10 vehicles expect to be released into service by the end of[…]

Interested in learning about All-New Natural Gas Vehicles?

Are you interested in converting to a natural gas vehicle or interested in learning more about the process? The Southern California Gas Company has created a new series of online informational videos on natural gas vehicles (NGVs) that demonstrate how clean, abundant and affordable natural gas is. There are five videos that cover the fueling[…]

Alternative Fueling Station Locator Webinar

Mark your calendars! The Alternative Fueling Station Locator Webinar is scheduled for this Thursday, September 19, 2013. The webinar will last one hour and will include time at the end of the presentation for Q&A. Webinar Login Details below, join via phone or web: Date: Thursday, September 19, 2013 Time: 1PM PT Audio login: 888-807-9760[…]

Westport Webinar Aug 8th – Making the Shift to Natural Gas: Best Practices for Fleets

Westport, a leader in natural gas engines, has just announced its next free webinar aimed at helping fleets shift to using natural gas.  This looks to be a potentially beneficial hour for any fleet manager considering making the switch to natural gas vehicles. Westport’s email announcement states: “Making the Shift to Natural Gas: Best Practices[…]

Betting on Battery Breakthroughs

The demand for new battery technology for EVs and large scale power storage is driving investment and entrepreneurs into battery technology and development.  There are several new start-ups working on new battery chemistry, nanotechnology, and high density structures for EVs and the grid.  Several of these new startups are receiving grant funding from the DOE[…]

Green Shredding

Chris Reynolds, CEO of Green Shredders, was tired of being charged exorbitant amounts of money for shredding a single box of documents. Traditional shredding companies just did not support small-sized shredding projects. Thus, to help companies and individuals with small shredding jobs, he came up with Green Shredding. Green Shredding is located in downtown San[…]

New Federal Incentives for Clean Transportation

To ring in the new year, Congress not only avoided the dreaded “Fiscal Cliff”, but also brought cheerful news for green energy supporters. The “American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012” contains 12 energy tax extenders that will benefit wind energy, biofuels, cellulosic biofuel (like algae), natural gas, and electric vehicles. These tax policies should be[…]