Picture brightens for DOE Clean Cities based on this just-released Congressional Omnibus Spending Bill

By Sam Spofforth, CEO of Transportation Energy Partners and Executive Director of Clean Fuels Ohio On March 21, 2018, Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives released the details of the $1.3 trillion spending bill that would fund the federal government through the end of [...]

By | 2018-04-04T15:41:37+00:00 April 4th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Join us at the Green Truck Summit & Work Truck Show 2018

Jonathan and Daniel of ETCleanFuels made the journey to Indianapolis, IN on Monday morning to attend the 2018 Green Truck Summit and Work Truck Show. They joined vendors, fleet reps, and other Clean Cities coalitions to discuss the future of clean fuels and alternative fuel [...]

By | 2018-03-06T18:55:58+00:00 March 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Details emerge about Tesla’s revamped workplace charging installation program

Medium- and large-sized companies can take advantage of charging station subsidies and guidance offered by the EV technology innovator Workplace charging is becoming a more and more attractive option for companies and commuters, as the costs associated with these installations fall and the number of [...]

By | 2018-02-20T19:46:51+00:00 February 20th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Visit the Knoxville Electric Car Association (KEVA) at the 2018 Knox News Auto Show

Come and join the Knoxville Electric Vehicle Club (KEVA) at their booth during the 2018 Knoxville News Sentinel Auto Show at the Knoxville Convention Center. The show will be happening from February 23-25, and KEVA will be there the whole time! Members will be present [...]

By | 2018-02-16T14:39:16+00:00 February 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

CARTA Recognized for Electric Vehicle Project by Smart Cities Connect

Chattanooga, TN – The Chattanooga Area Regional Transportation Authority (CARTA) is one of two Chattanooga-based entities to receive accolades in this year’s Smart 50 Awards, which recognize smart cities projects from around the world. CARTA received its Smart 50 Award for its innovative electric vehicle [...]

By | 2018-02-15T18:38:33+00:00 February 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

From beer to butanol: new research can turn beer into fuel

New research by chemists at the University of Bristol have uncovered some sudsy news: beer is a key ingredient in the process that could lead to the next-generation of sustainable fuels. In short, their research shows how to turn beer into fuel. Why would we [...]

By | 2018-02-09T14:00:52+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

School districts can get $5000 per propane powered school bus from new AmeriGas grant

A new grant from propane distributor AmeriGas offers $5000 for each new propane powered school bus purchased by a school district in the United States. The grant is available to new and existing customers of AmeriGas, and according to the fine print, it looks like [...]

By | 2018-02-05T14:14:29+00:00 February 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New research suggests sorghum may be ideal for ethanol production

Long a staple at the breakfast table in the form of sweet syrup, scientists at the University of Florida Institute of Agricultural and Food Sciences have found that sorghum grain may also be a promising candidate for ethanol production. Sorghum ethanol is a relatively new player [...]

By | 2018-02-02T13:51:34+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Second Round TNG+PVGP

TDEC's Office of Energy Programs is pleased to invite public, non-profit, and private Tennessee-based fleets to apply for the second round of the Tennessee Natural Gas and Propane Vehicle Grant Program. Funding: $1,700,000 will be available under the second round of this competitive funding opportunity. [...]

By | 2018-03-20T12:18:04+00:00 January 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Second Round TNG+PVGP

2018 State EPA Funding Released – RDE4HT

The Request for Proposals for the 2018 round of funding for the "Reducing Diesel Emissions for a Healthier TN" (or RDE4HT) rebate program is now available. This RFP is now open and will close on February 16, 2018 when all proposals are due! This funding can cover [...]

By | 2018-03-20T12:18:22+00:00 January 8th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2018 State EPA Funding Released – RDE4HT