Tennessee

Nashville: Earth Day Festival 2019

Nashville’s Earth Day Festival will feature over a hundred family-friendly booths, hosted by community groups, environmental organizations, and government agencies aimed at educating the public on protecting the environment and living green. There will also be live music, local beer, and kid-friendly educational activities. This [...]

By |2019-04-04T14:41:29+00:00April 20th, 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 |2019-04-10T14:32:39+00:00April 10th, 2019|Featured 1|0 Comments

Tennessee Environmental Conference

  The Annual Tennessee Environmental Conference is the state's largest and most comprehensive educational opportunity and will be attended by an over 500 state, local, and federal government officials, business and industry leaders, attorneys, consultants, engineers, developers, landowners, architects, agribusiness leaders, Energy Experts, Water Planning [...]

By |2019-01-14T18:54:36+00:00March 18th, 2019|0 Comments

Talkin’ Tech: Propane and CNG Conversion Basics & Examples

Even though the propane autogas and natural gas alternative-fuel market in the United States has moved more towards purchasing new vehicles versus converting vehicles that fleets already own, there are still many vehicles getting converted and numerous companies that will convert newer gasoline-powered vehicles to [...]

By |2019-04-10T13:25:05+00:00February 22nd, 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

Final BMP announced for TN VW Funding

Today, the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) released its final Beneficiary Mitigation Plan (BMP) for implementing the State’s initial allocation of almost $46 million from the Volkswagen Diesel Settlement (VW Settlement) Environmental Mitigation Trust (EMT). The purpose of the EMT is to execute [...]

By |2018-11-30T14:04:45+00:00September 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Sustainable Transportation Forum & Expo 2018

The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC), Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT), and Tennessee Clean Fuels (TNCleanFuels) will hold the fourth annual Tennessee Sustainable Transportation Forum from September 17-18, 2018 at the UT Conference Center in downtown Knoxville, TN. The forum, entitled “Where Innovation Meets Implementation” will highlight new research and [...]

By |2018-11-20T18:33:12+00:00September 17th, 2018|0 Comments

WM’s 100+ NGV fleet in Tennessee

Jonathan and Daniel stopped by Waste Management's operations in Antioch, TN (on south side of greater Nashville) to see some of the new NGVs they have onsite that were funded through a grant program called "Reducing Diesel Emissions for a Healthier Tennessee." The roll off [...]

By |2018-08-24T20:07:51+00:00August 24th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

TDEC announces TN Sustainable Transportation Awards & Forum in September, 2018

The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC), Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT), and Tennessee Clean Fuels (TNCleanFuels) will hold the fourth annual Tennessee Sustainable Transportation Awards and Forum from September 17-18, 2018 at the UT Conference Center in downtown Knoxville, TN. The forum, entitled “Where Innovation Meets Implementation,” will highlight new [...]

By |2018-07-18T23:37:40+00:00June 22nd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

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