Tag Archives: clean transportation

Webinar: The 100 Best Fleets in the Americas 2020 Announcement

With NAFA Fleet Management Association‘s Institute & Expo 2020 postponed due to COVID-19 (new dates September 18-20), The 100 Best Fleets in the Americas 2020 announcement will take place as originally planned next week on April 7, 2020 at 3 p.m. EDT/12 p.m. PDT via (free) webinar. Please join us to celebrate the hard work and accomplishments of the top […]

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Webinar: Electric Vehicle Charging Best Practices and Lessons Learned

In partnership with the NC Department of Transportation (NCDOT), the NC Clean Energy Technology Center is pleased to present a Sustainable Fleet Webinar on Electric Vehicle Charging Best Practices and Lessons Learned. This webinar is in support of Governor Cooper’s Executive Order 80 and the NCDOT ZEV Plan. Information will be presented from experts working […]

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Webinar: Strategy and Protocol in Maintaining Fleet Service Levels During the COVID-19 Crisis

With concern about the impact of COVID-19 spreading across the United States and the world, a number of precautions are being undertaken.  These are affecting just about every aspect of our day-to-day life.  Fleets are not immune to this issue and are facing the challenge of maintaining a level of service despite concerns and restrictions. […]

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Submit Your Artwork for the 2020 “Keep Our Air Clean” Student Art Contest

**Due to interruptions caused by COVID-19, we have extended the submission deadline to around the end of the 2020 school year, Friday, June 12, to give students more time to submit their art. Unfortunately, as of right now due to recent funding changes, Student Art Contest winners’ art will no longer be able to be […]

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Renewable Natural Gas Workshop

Join the Land of Sky Clean Vehicles Coalition and the Triangle Clean Cities Coalition to learn more about renewable natural gas technologies and their potential applications in North Carolina. This event is free of cost to attendees and lunch will be provided. Register here. Triangle Workshop Wednesday January 15, 2020 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM […]

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Renewable Natural Gas Workshop

Join the Land of Sky Clean Vehicles Coalition and the Triangle Clean Cities Coalition to learn more about renewable natural gas technologies and their potential applications in North Carolina. This event is free of cost to attendees and lunch will be provided. Register here. Asheville Workshop Tuesday January 14, 2020 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM […]

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CFAT 2020 Funding Opportunity Information Session

The NC Clean Energy Technology Center (NCCETC) has an open call for projects through the Clean Fuel Advanced Technology (CFAT) Project on January 8, 2020. The application deadline for this new round of funding is March 13, 2020. The Federal fiscal year 2020 $1.4 million initiative, focused on reducing transportation-related emissions, is supported with federal […]

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New Round of Grant Funds Available Through Clean Fuel Advanced Technology (CFAT) Project

For Immediate Release Media Contact: Shannon Helm, 919-423-8340, shannon_helm@ncsu.edu Project Contact: Rick Sapienza, 919-515-2788, resapienza@ncsu.edu New Round of Grant Funds Available Through Clean Fuel Advanced Technology (CFAT) Project Over $1,400,000 to be awarded for transportation-related emission reductions Raleigh, N.C. (January 8, 2020) – The North Carolina Clean Energy Technology Center (NCCETC) at North Carolina State […]

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A Road To Change

·       Intersectional issues between transportation, climate and equity including health, access to jobs, and voting rights. ·       Updates from state Government about E.O.80. ·       Transportation funding in the future and implications for climate and equity. ·       How to build an inclusive movement for change. ·       A presentation of a new report commissioned by SELC and NRDC looking how we can […]

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Duke Energy Electrifies Fleet with Viatec SmartPTO Funded by Clean Fuel Advanced Technology (CFAT) Project

Duke Energy recently introduced Viatec SmartPTO electric power takeoff units for its bucket truck fleet. The new units allow crews to turn off the diesel engine and rely on electricity when operating the lift – saving on fuel and maintenance costs, extending the life of the trucks, and reducing emissions. The SmartPTO units were funded […]

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