Entries Tagged as Events

FY 2018 Budget Agreement Increases Funds for Key Clean Transportation Programs

March 26, 2018

 

On Friday the President signed the FY 2018 omnibus appropriations bill, which funds the government for the remainder of the current fiscal year.  The bill increases funding for two key programs that support alternative fuels and vehicles: the Department of Energy (DOE) Clean Cities program and the U.S. EPA Diesel Emissions Reduction Grants.

 

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Tags: Events · Legislation




A $25.5 Million CNG, Propane and Electric Opportunity in Alabama

March 09, 2018

                                          

ADECA has been designated by Governor Ivey to administer the Volkswagen Settlement in Alabama.  $25.5M will be available to the state for transportation projects that reduce emissions in the state. ADECA is holding regional Public Information and Listening Sessions throughout the state in the next few weeks (see attached schedule) to provide information about the settlement and gather input for the development of a spending plan for the funds. 

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Tags: CNG · Electric · Emissions · EV CHARGING · Events · HEAVY DUTY VEHICLES · Hybrid · Incentives · LNG · LPG · Propane




Read Our New Newsletter - The Ripple!

February 16, 2018

The Winter edition of the Ripple is filled with articles about projects and activities that strive to achieve our objectives and "make it happen".  We are also pleased to welcome new members to ACFC!

We hope you enjoy reading the 4-page Ripple! 

Click on the link below to read a PDF copy of the Ripple 
We welcome your comments and suggestions for upcoming editions of the Ripple.
 

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Tags: Biodiesel · CLEAN CORRIDORS · CNG · E85 Ethanol · Electric · Emissions · Ethanol · EV CHARGING · Events · Fuel Taxes · HEAVY DUTY VEHICLES · Hybrid · Legislation · LNG · LPG




First-of-its-Kind Guidance for CNG Vehicle Maintenance Facilities

December 04, 2017

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Clean Cities program has published a new first-of-its-kind guidance document, the Compressed Natural Gas Vehicle Maintenance Facility Modifications Handbook, which covers all aspects of indoor CNG vehicle maintenance facility …

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Tags: CNG · Events · HEAVY DUTY VEHICLES




Electric vehicle expo draws a crowd to UAB

September 18, 2017

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.  —  Birmingham joined cities across the country on Friday as host of a National Drive Electric Week expo at UAB, sponsored by the Alabama Clean Fuels Coalition, Alabama Power, Southern Research and Birmingham’s Zero Emissions Owners Group.

UAB played host to scores of owners of electric vehicles and representatives of alternative fuels industry who shared information about how driving electric saves money on fuel and maintenance and helps decrease our nation’s dependence on foreign oil.

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Tags: Electric · EV CHARGING · Events · Hybrid · VEHICLES