Entries Tagged as Hybrid

December Question of the Month - Answered!

December 20, 2016

Question of the Month: How is fuel economy determined and reported for alternative fuel vehicles?

Answer: Last month we learned about how the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) determines and reports conventional light-duty vehicle fuel economy ratings. While alternative fuel vehicle (AFV) fuel economy testing is largely similar to that of conventional fuels, the EPA makes some adjustments to account for different vehicle technology and fuel energy content. By tailoring AFV fuel economy testing and reporting, the EPA is able to provide apples-to-apples comparisons and allow consumers to make informed decisions. 

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Tags: Biodiesel · CNG · E85 Ethanol · Electric · Ethanol · Hybrid · Hydrogen · LNG · LPG · Question of the Month




Energy Symposium Slated for Birmingham!

September 06, 2016

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Tags: Biodiesel · CNG · E85 Ethanol · Electric · Ethanol · Events · Hybrid · Incentives · LPG · Propane · TRAINING · VEHICLES




UPS Tops a Billion Alt Fuel Miles - a Year Early!

August 03, 2016

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Tags: CNG · E85 Ethanol · Electric · Hybrid · LPG · Propane · VEHICLES




Question of the Month....Answered!

May 25, 2016

Question of the Month: What is the AFLEET Tool, how can I use it to make decisions about alternative fuels, and what are the recent improvements?

Answer: Argonne National Laboratory’s Alternative Fuel Life-Cycle Environment and Economic Transportation (AFLEET) Tool allows you to examine both the environmental and economic costs and benefits of alternative fuel and advanced vehicles . 

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Tags: Biodiesel · CNG · E85 Ethanol · Electric · Emissions · Hybrid · Hydrogen · LNG · LPG · Other Fuels · Propane · Question of the Month · VEHICLES




EVent Great Success!

November 25, 2015

Scores of folks turned out Saturday, Nov 21 for Birmingham's first

EVent

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Tags: Electric · Events · Hybrid