The Alternative Fuel and Advanced Vehicle Search makes it easier than ever to browse alternative fuel vehicle and hybrid options. Tired of slogging through Google results to find out what types of alternative fuel vehicles are available? If you’re in the market to green your fleet, then look no further than the new Alternative Fuel… Read More.
Clean Cities hit a major milestone in 2013, reducing petroleum consumption by more than 1 billion gallons in a single year. What has nine zeros? A billion. And what does that number have to do with the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Clean Cities program? Well, in 2013 alone, that’s how many gallons of petroleum… Read More.
How does the federal plug-in electric vehicle (PEV) tax credit phase-out work, and has it begun for any vehicle manufacturers? What is the status of other federal alternative fuel tax credits? Answer: The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Qualified Plug-In Electric Drive Motor Vehicle Tax Credit begins to phase out for a manufacturer when at least… Read More.
Case study evaluates the environmental and economic benefits and costs of switching to propane school buses Some school districts across the nation think they have found the answer to the common 21st century concern: how do we stretch tight budgets and be more environmentally sustainable in the process? Five school bus fleets found that switching… Read More.
Find out how states are beginning to incorporate alternative fuels into energy assurance strategies to protect and improve the resiliency of infrastructure in the face of disasters. As September is National Preparedness Month, it’s a great time to prepare for the worst situation, even if you’re hoping for the best. In addition to stocking up… Read More.