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CARB Proposes Historic Funding for Low-Carbon Heavy-Duty Vehicles

Recognizing that meeting California’s air quality goals requires converting fleets to zero- and near-zero-emission vehicles, CARB is proposing record funding for heavy-duty trucks in its 2016–17 Low Carbon Transportation and Fuels Investments budget. The discussion draft plan proposes allocating $175 million for zero- and near-zero-emission heavy-duty vehicle projects, including incentives for new low-NOx trucks and buses, […]

Incentives | RNG

CEC Presents New Funding Plan for AB 118 Biofuels Program

Citing the biofuels industry’s demand for increased capital development and a lack of private investment in production facilities, the CEC is developing a funding structure that rewards the biofuel production projects that demonstrate the greatest cost effectiveness. According to the draft solicitation concept document, “This approach will support the biofuels industry … in moving into […]

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Industry Events | RNG

ACT Expo 2016 Spotlights Advances in NGV Technologies

This year’s Alternative Clean Transportation Expo is expected to draw more than 3,000 attendees, reflecting the growing use of NGVs in California fleets and increasing excitement over new near-zero-emission natural gas engines. The May 2–5 gathering in Long Beach will focus on the increasingly important role natural gas transportation plays in achieving sustainability goals set […]

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News Briefs

News Briefs | 04.11.16

South Coast AQMD Will Petition U.S. EPA for Stricter Standards The South Coast Air Quality Management District board voted March 4 to petition the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for stricter emission standards for heavy-duty trucks. The SCAQMD will ask the federal government to adopt a near-zero emission standard for trucks, similar to the one that […]

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Legislation Watch

Bill Tracker | 04.11.16

The Coalition is tracking the following bills and others related to alternative fuels and vehicles throughout the legislative session. AB 1555 | Author: Gomez In brief: Appropriates $1.7 billion from the Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund for 2015–16 to fund low-carbon transportation and infrastructure projects; clean-energy communities; and community climate improvements, wetland and watershed restoration, and […]

Member News

Member News | 04.11.16

Love’s Travel Stops Finalizes Trillium Acquisition Love’s Travel Stops has completed its acquisition of Trillium CNG, acquiring 37 Trillium CNG stations. The combined company operates 65 public-access CNG facilities across the U.S. In addition, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation has tapped Trillium to build 29 CNG stations across the state. The contract is a 20-year […]

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