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Coalition’s ACT Now Plan Answers the Call for Bold Ideas to Clean Up SoCal Ports

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti recently challenged advocates and stakeholders working with the San Pedro Bay ports to find ways to accelerate the Clean Air Action Plan (CAAP) and get the dirtiest trucks off our roads in the next few years. The Coalition has answered that call with a plan that supports the mayor’s Clean Truck Program […]

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New Year’s Review—2016 Successes and 2017 Opportunities

The Coalition heads into 2017 with great momentum from a big legislative year and a real opportunity to grow and strengthen the NGV industry in 2017.

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Coalition Board Approves Legislative Agenda and 2017 Priorities

The Coalition’s board of directors has approved a plan to ramp up political engagement with state legislators and propose new alternative-fuel vehicle legislation that will improve NGVs’ cost-competitiveness and ensure that vehicle funding targets cleaning up the biggest sources of pollution. “Our goal for 2017 is to ensure long-term opportunities for the industry as we […]

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California Needs the LCFS for Cleaner Air and Continued Economic Growth

A significant shift to clean fuels is happening across California, thanks to the state’s landmark climate change programs. In just five years, the Low Carbon Fuel Standard program has helped prevent 16.6 million tons of carbon pollution, reduce petroleum use by 6.6 billion gallons, and save $1.6 million in health costs. But that’s not enough. […]

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New President Outlines Ambitious Agenda for Coalition

Thomas Lawson, former director of legislative affairs for the state attorney general, brings both Sacramento savvy and big ambitions to his new position as president of the California NGV Coalition. In this Q&A, he shares his plans for ensuring that NGVs live up to their potential to drive down emissions and contribute to meeting California’s ambitious […]

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Coalition names Thomas Lawson as new president

The Coalition’s Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Thomas Lawson as president, effective immediately. Lawson, who has spent his career in public policy and advocacy in California, has served in multiple roles at the state government, including most recently as the Director of Legislative Affairs, Department of Justice, Office of the […]

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