Entries Tagged as VEHICLES

Electric Vehicles make sense for Alabama drivers

June 15, 2018

As many as 50 million Americans are about to flip the switch over to electric automobiles with their next purchase, according to the American Automobile Association. A recent survey conducted by the AAA found that popularity of electric cars is trending upwards. With infrastructure and availability all here, Alabama can lead the charge toward electric vehicles.

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Tags: Electric · Emissions · EV CHARGING · Hybrid · VEHICLES · Workplace Charging




Propane "Autogas Answers" Workshop - July 18th

May 10, 2018

Plan now to attend this educational event. The workshop will be a wonderful opportunity to gain in-depth, and actionable, information about propane autogas...an economical, safe and clean domestic alternative transportation fuel that is powering many fleets in Alabama and across the U.S.A.

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Tags: Emissions · Events · Propane · TRAINING · VEHICLES




$40 Million Diesel Emission Reduction Program Funds Now Available

April 27, 2018

Request for Proposals Now Open

Deadline for proposals: Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. ET 

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is excited to announce the availability of approximately $40 million in Diesel Emission Reduction Program (DERA) funds to support projects aimed at reducing emissions from the nation's existing fleet of older diesel engines. Under this competition, between 20 and 80 awards are anticipated to be made to eligible applicants.

Eligible applicants include regional, state, local or tribal agencies, or port authorities, with jurisdiction over transportation or air quality. Nonprofit organizations may apply if they provide pollution reduction or educational services to diesel fleet owners or have, as their principal purpose, the promotion of transportation or air quality.

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Tags: Biodiesel · CNG · E85 Ethanol · Electric · Emissions · Ethanol · HEAVY DUTY VEHICLES · Incentives · LNG · LPG · Propane · VEHICLES




2018 Fuel Economy Guide Now Available

December 20, 2017

Just in time for the New Year, the 2018 Fuel Economy Guide is now available at FuelEconomy.gov. The guide is published annually by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with data on current model year (MY) vehicles. This recent EERE blog highlights this year's guide.

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Tags: Biodiesel · CNG · E85 Ethanol · Electric · Emissions · Ethanol · Hybrid · Hydrogen · MPG · Propane · VEHICLES




Check out the New Chevy Bolt!

December 11, 2017

             238 Mile Range - zero to 60 in 6.5 seconds

                      

          Check it out at Edwards Chevrolet Downtown!

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Tags: Electric · Emissions · EV CHARGING · VEHICLES