NAFA Webinar: How to Build a Sustainable Fleet Program

The National Association of Fleet Administrators (NAFA) is hosting a webinar on September 27 from 9AM to 10AM on fleet sustainability planning. Click here for details and registration. — This webinar is taught by two of the most knowledgeable sustainable experts in the industry – Patti Earley and Gary Lentsch. It teaches the evolution and current[…]

Clean Cities 2016 National Meeting

Representatives from the nearly 100 local Clean Cities Coalitions gathered in Tennessee at Oak Ridge National Lab August 30 to Setpember 1. At this annual meeting, U.S. Department of Energy staff led discussions on topics including updates to DOE tools and resources, lessons learned from the Recovery Act projects administered through Clean Cities, increasing collaboration with “Smart Mobility” and Department of[…]

All-Electric Canter E-CELL Truck Available for Viewing in San Diego

Mitsubishi FUSO’s all-electric Canter E-CELL truck made its U.S. debut at the Work Truck Show in Indianapolis this March after successfully completing 1-year pilot deployments in Portugal. The truck is a 13,230 lb. GVWR, 100% electric, zero emission vehicle. Now a prototype of the all-electric truck is available for viewing in San Diego. The Canter E-CELL will[…]

EPA Clean Diesel Grants

The EPA is offering $26 million in grant funding to reduce emissions from existing diesel fleet vehicles. Eligible projects will reduce diesel emissions and exposure, such as retrofits, idle reduction, and vehicle replacements. Prioritized projects include those that are located in areas designated as having poor air quality, projects that benefit local communities and projects[…]

Discounted E85 at Station Grand Opening, Thursday 3/24

Pearson Fuels invites you to join them in celebrating the Grand Opening of San Diego’s newest E85 station this Thursday, March 24. “With E85 at just 85 cents per gallon, you’ll be able to fill your tank with cleaner, safer fuel for less than half the cost on Thursday. Following the promotion, the price for E85 at[…]

In-Use Off-Road Diesel Vehicle Regulation

The Air Resources Board is hosting a workshop in San Diego this Friday on its In-Use Off-Road Diesel Vehicle Regulation. This regulation requires fleets to reduce emissions from older equipment beginning in 2014. This course will cover the applicability of the regulation, current requirements, future compliance deadlines, and an overview of the Diesel Off-Road Online[…]

Upcoming CARB Diesel Regulation Training

Heavy-duty diesel truck owners, operators, and dispatchers may be interested in CARB’s Diesel Truck Rules-Compliance Options and Reporting Requirements for 2016 webinar on February 23rd and 24th. This webinar will feature information on how to comply with CARB diesel regulations with specific attention to 2016 compliance schedules. Course topics will include who must comply, how to report,[…]

San Diego Climate Action Plan

Last month, San Diego’s City Council unanimously approved a Climate Action Plan (CAP) with the ambitious goal of switching to 100% renewable energy and cutting greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) in half by 2035. The CAP has been under development for five years, with its final version released in September 2014 by Mayor Kevin Faulconer. The[…]

Propane Landscaping Equipment Workshop

On December 8, the San Diego Regional Clean Cities Coalition hosted a propane landscaping equipment workshop for local lawn care professionals. The workshop featured the benefits of converting to propane-powered lawn mowers, including significant savings in cost and greenhouse gas emissions. Speakers from SDRCCC, Amerigas, and Expo Propane offered their expertise. The workshop began with[…]