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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

Two tax breaks for alternative fuel usage were just extended through 2017

Good news for green fleets! Two tax credits that affect fleets using alternative fuels have been extended. The Alternative Fuel Excise Credit and Alternative Fuel Infrastructure Tax Credit are now retroactively extended through the end of 2017 — a year past the original expiration of [...]

By | 2018-03-20T12:19:40+00:00 February 20th, 2018|Featured 1|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

ROUSH CleanTech video shows how propane gas school buses can knock out NOx

What are those clouds of exhaust fuming from your children's school bus? This video explains what NOx is, how propane autogas school buses are a readily available solution to knock out NOx, and how the Volkwagen settlement money can be used to clear up the [...]

By | 2018-03-20T12:29:33+00:00 January 24th, 2018|Featured 2|Comments Off on ROUSH CleanTech video shows how propane gas school buses can knock out NOx