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The City of Knoxville Recognized as 2019 Green Leadership City

 (October 22, 2019) – The city of Knoxville, Tennessee, was recognized as the 2019 Green Leadership City, a distinction awarded by the Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) to one government agency in the United States each year. "Knoxville was recognized specifically for its adoption [...]

By |2019-10-24T21:24:06+00:00October 24th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

2020 “Reducing Diesel Emissions for a Healthier Tennessee” RFP Released

On October 15, 2019, the East Tennessee Clean Fuels Coalition (ETCleanFuels) announced the opening of the 2020 "Reducing Diesel Emissions for a Healthier Tennessee" Rebate program. In this program, grant funding is available in Tennessee to replace older, diesel vehicles with a) new alternative fuel [...]

By |2019-10-15T21:40:47+00:00October 15th, 2019|Featured 1|0 Comments

ABM Aviation, Clean Sweep, other fleets certified as Tennessee Green Fleets for emission reductions efforts

On Wednesday October 2, 2019, Tennessee Clean Fuels certified five new fleets for their emission reductions via the “Tennessee Green Fleets” Certification Program. The fleets including the BNA bus and shuttle operations fleet managed by ABM Aviation at the Nashville airport, Oak Ridge National Lab's [...]

By |2019-10-15T21:34:12+00:00October 7th, 2019|Featured 2|2 Comments

14 School Districts in TN Win Funding for Alt-Fuel School Buses via VW Program

On May 22, the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) released an announcement about all of the school districts in Tennessee that will receive almost $9 million in grant funding to support school bus replacement projects across Tennessee. Of those districts, at least 14 [...]

By |2019-10-15T21:34:41+00:00June 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

2019 Advanced Clean Transportation Expo

Attend the largest advanced transportation technology and clean fleet event. The Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo, is North America's leading conference and expo that exhibits the latest in transportation technologies, drive trains, and clean fuels. At the annual event, attendees will have the opportunity to: Network with [...]

By |2019-02-14T17:36:46+00:00April 23rd, 2019|0 Comments

FOA – 2019 AFVs & Planning – WEBINAR PLANNED

On April 3 2019, DOE released Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) #DE-FOA-0002014 that could open the door for many Tennessee fleets to look at adding alternative fuels in communities where none exist. The FOA has a number of Areas of Interest, or AOIs, but the sixth [...]

By |2019-10-15T21:34:48+00:00April 10th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

State EPA Funding Released in Tennessee

Today, the East Tennessee Clean Fuels Coalition (ETCleanFuels) and Tennessee Department of Environment & Conservation (TDEC) released the "Reducing Diesel Emissions for a Healthier Tennessee" funding for 2019. This rebate program is Tennessee's state EPA funding for next year; access the below linked Request for [...]

By |2019-04-10T13:25:24+00:00November 30th, 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 |2018-04-23T19:59:24+00:00January 24th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on ROUSH CleanTech video shows how propane gas school buses can knock out NOx

NOW ACCEPTING: 2018 Governor’s Environmental Stewardship Award Nominations

Each year, the Governor's Environmental Stewardship Awards honor outstanding accomplishments that support the protection and enhancement of Tennessee's natural resources. Nominating an individual, group, or organization for their achievements is a meaningful way to promote conservation and recognize effective environmental leadership in Tennessee. Nominations are [...]

By |2018-01-19T22:10:11+00:00December 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on NOW ACCEPTING: 2018 Governor’s Environmental Stewardship Award Nominations

City of Knoxville’s 2017 Test of Renewable Diesel

The City of Knoxville began investigating using Renewable Diesel (RD) in 2016 after seeing and hearing of its use in more than a handful (like 30) cities and fleets in the western U.S.  ETCleanFuels got on-board and helped do some homework for the city including [...]

By |2018-10-19T15:42:17+00:00December 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on City of Knoxville’s 2017 Test of Renewable Diesel