Topic: Infrastructure Development

DC Fast Chargers and Volvo EV Refuse Truck in Photo

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Slow Permitting of DC Fast Chargers Impacts EV Growth

October 17, 2018DC Fast Chargers are essential to enabling a “gas-station-like experience” to promote EV adoption, but the permitting process needs to be streamlined.


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Delivering on the Promise for Zero-Emission Goods Movement

Watch this recorded ACT News webinar, sponsored by Plug Power, focused on hydrogen fuel cell vehicles.

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Hydrogen and Fuel Cells: A Global Update

October 4, 2018Hydrogen fuel cell technology has advanced worldwide, but countries are prioritizing different sectors—from light & heavy duty vehicles, to ships & trains.

California Hydrogen Business Council (CHBC)

California bills being signed by Gov. Brown on Enhydra Ferry

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Gov. Brown Helps Make California’s Transportation Sector Cleaner Before Sailing into the Sunset

September 27, 2018Governor Jerry Brown signed a parcel of clean transportation bills during his Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco the week of September 10th.


National Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Day Photo

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Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Driving Transportation Innovation

September 26, 2018Hydrogen and fuel cell vehicles (FCVs) are increasingly being adopted to move people and products around the world by powering the transportation sector.

Fuel Cell Hydrogen Energy Association (FCHEA)

California Leading in Clean Freight Projects

September 20, 2018While the entire country is racing toward a more sustainable future, California is leading the pack with major zero and near-zero emission freight projects.

Fleet Owner

Eric Garcetti discussing electric vehicles.

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Climate Mayors and Electrification Coalition Partner to Rapidly Transition Municipal Fleets to Electric Vehicles

September 13, 2018The Climate Mayors Electric Vehicle Purchasing Collaborative was launched to assist municipalities in purchasing electric vehicles for their fleets.

Electrification Coalition

Pittsburgh: From Steel to Sustainability

August 30, 2018Pittsburgh, recently named the second most livable city in the U.S., is driving innovation across its transportation sector to achieve emission reductions.

Pittsburgh Region Clean Cities

Dairy Industry Sustainability Summit

Dairy Industry Inaugural Summit Highlights Methane Emission Solutions

August 30, 2018In California, dairy sustainability is intersecting with clean transportation in a big way. The inaugural Dairy Sustainability Summit aims to educate dairy farmers and fleet operators on how to monetize dairy biogas.


Bill Bliem standing in front of NFI trucks

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NFI Industries: Champions for Technology and Sustainability

August 22, 2018Learn from Bill Bliem, Senior Vice President Fleet Services for NFI, on his accomplishments and milestones in fleet services.

Daimler Electric Truck eCascadia

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Major Electric Truck Project by Daimler and Calif. Clean Air Agency

July 13, 2018The South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) and Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) announced the launch of a $31.3 million electric truck demonstration project.


Autonomous Vehicles’ Beneficial Impacts Noted in Comprehensive New Report

June 27, 2018Autonomous Vehicles (AVs) have the potential to dramatically improve life for all Americans, as they move from concept to real-world testing.

Securing America's Future Energy (SAFE)

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ZEV Scorecard Assesses States’ Progress on EVs

June 19, 2018The Electrification Coalition (EC) released its first Zero Emissions Vehicles (ZEV) Scorecard to assess states' actions building EV market.

Electrification Coalition

Alternative Fuel Vehicles Help Disaster Recovery, Fleet Resiliency

June 12, 2018Vehicles that run on an alternative fuel – such as biodiesel, electricity, natural gas, and propane – can help build system resiliency by diversifying an emergency response fleet if a storm or other emergency disrupts a state’s primary fuel supply.

Clean Communities of Central New York (CC of CNY)

marine industry regs

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Marine Industry Regs Could Send Shock Waves Through World Economy

June 7, 2018The slight bump in fuel prices we are experiencing now may pale in comparison to the costs consumers be paying in a year and a half.


NYC Fleet Driving the Road to Sustainability

June 1, 2018New York City has always been one of the nation’s leaders when it comes to fleet sustainability efforts. The New York City Fleet (NYC Fleet) is operating what is probably the widest variety of alternative power vehicles and technologies in the nation.