Tag Archives: transportation

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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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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Potential Impacts of Alternative Fuel Vehicles on Transportation Revenue in North Carolina report

Earlier this year, the North Carolina legislature considered enacting higher fees for electric vehicle drivers in the state. The N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center (NCCETC) was asked by the UNC Collaboratory to conduct a quantitative analysis and prepare a report on the Potential Impacts of Alternative Fuel Vehicles on Transportation Revenue in North Carolina. The […]

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Clean Transportation Demonstration Day – Raleigh

Wednesday, October 9 | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. NC Highway Patrol Training Academy, 3318 Garner Rd, Raleigh, NC Executive Order 80 calls for the State of North Carolina to protect its environment while growing clean energy technologies. The order “affirms North Carolina’s commitment to reducing statewide greenhouse gas emissions to 40% below 2005 levels, calls for […]

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Clean Transportation Demonstration Day – Concord

Tuesday, October 8 | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Charlotte Motor Speedway, 5555 Concord Pkwy S, Concord, NC Executive Order 80 calls for the State of North Carolina to protect its environment while growing clean energy technologies. The order “affirms North Carolina’s commitment to reducing statewide greenhouse gas emissions to 40% below 2005 levels, calls for a […]

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“Keep Our Air Clean” Student Art Contest Winners Share Their Story

In the third year of North Carolina Clean Energy Technology Center (NCCETC)’s “Keep Our Air Clean” Student Art Contest, students in North Carolina from kindergarten through college submitted their artwork for a chance to be featured on billboards across the state. Students were asked to create art focused on actions that people can take to […]

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Six National Drive Electric Week Events This September

National Drive Electric Week is an annual nationwide celebration to heighten awareness of both the widespread availability and benefits of all-electric and plug-in hybrid-electric cars, trucks, motorcycles and more. “Because there is nothing like seeing, touching and test driving electric vehicles first-hand, what is now National Drive Electric Week was created so people could meet […]

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