Events

2020 Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference & Expo

Date: August 26, 2020 - August 27, 2020

Location: Durham Convention Center in Durham, NC

The 4th annual Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference & Expo will be August 26 & 27, 2020 at the Durham Convention Center in Durham, NC.

The Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference & Expo showcases the latest and greatest opportunities for biofuel, electric, natural gas, and propane fuels and fueling. The conference includes strong focus on data driven decisions, tools, and technologies.

With 70+ speakers and 40+ exhibitors, this event highlights the leading edge of sustainable fleet practices and alternative fuel opportunities.

Pre-conference events will be on Tuesday, August 25.

SOURCE: https://www.sustainablefleetexpo.com/

 

XL Fleet Webinar Series: Electrification trends, challenges and opportunities

Date: May 21, 2020 - June 24, 2020

Location: Online Webinar

XL Fleet is hosting a free educational webinar series designed to unlock the best practices available to fleet managers in a range of industries adopting EVs currently. These informative sessions feature experts from the fleet industry who can help outline some of the electrification trends, challenges and opportunities available to fleet managers in three distinct application areas.

  • Electrified Pickups- Thursday, May 21 at 1 PM EST
  • Sustainable Shuttles- Thursday, June 11 at 1 PM EST
  • The Green Mile- Wednesday, June 24 at 1 PM EST

Webinar Details and Registration

Energy Efficient Future Mobility Systems with Connected & Automated Vehicles Webinar

Date: May 18, 2020

Location: Online Webinar

 
Join the Palmetto Clean Fuels coalition and the Clemson Center for Connected Multimodal Mobility (C2M2) for an engaging discussion about energy efficiency mobility systems (EEMS) and automated vehicles. US Department of Energy-funded research has shown that the introduction of connectivity and automation to the transportation sector could result in a significant decrease in energy consumption and emissions. This potential will be explored in this webinar. 
 
This event will bring together members of industry, academic and government researchers, as well as policy makers to discuss the future of connected and automated mobility systems within South Carolina.
 
Online Webinar
May 18, 2020
3 PM – 4 PM
 
3:00 – 3:10 PM: Palmetto Clean Fuels Coalition
Ben Kessler
PCF Coordinator, Energy Office
Office of Regulatory Staff
 
Learn about South Carolina’s Clean Cities coalition and their efforts in the Palmetto state; including alternative fuels, petroleum reduction initiatives, and technical assistance. Find out how you can apply cost saving and environmentally friendly behaviors to your fleet.
 
3:10 – 3:30 PM: USDOT – Center for Connected Multimodal Mobility (C2M2)
Dr. Ronnie Chowdhury
Director, C2M2
Energy Conservation with Future Transportation Technologies
 
Learn about Clemson University’s US Department of Transportation Tier 1 University Transportation Center and their ongoing research to move people and goods more efficiently within the Palmetto state. Find out how energy efficient systems are connecting the future of transportation. 
 
3:30 – 3:50 PM: USDOE EERE – Vehicles Technology Office
Michael Laughlin
Technology Manager, Technology Integration
US Department of Energy EERE, VTO
 
Learn about the US Department of Energy’s efforts in the vehicle technologies realm; including unlocking the full potential of energy efficient mobility systems. Find out how the DOE is conducting early-stage research for energy efficient mobility productivity.
 
3:50 – 4:00 PM: Q&A
How do we advance connected and efficient mobility systems in South Carolina?

 

National Biodiesel Board: Fuel Transitions and Fleet Decision Making Webinar

Date: May 14, 2020

Location: Online Webinar

The National Biodiesel Board will host a webinar on May 14, 2020 taking a deep dive on biodiesel. You’re invited to join National Biodiesel Board experts along with major biodiesel fleet users Ruan Trucking and the Chicago Park District to receive the latest information about biodiesel's carbon reduction and performance benefits, along with practical guidance for implementing its use in your fleet.

Fuel Transitions and Fleet Decision Making Webinar
May 14, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. CT / 2:00 p.m. ET
Register Online Now

For any additional questions, please contact NBB's OEM Market Development Manager Jennifer Weaver.

Advanced Clean Transportation Expo

Date: May 11, 2020 - May 14, 2020

Location: LONG BEACH CONVENTION CENTER LONG BEACH, CALIFORNIA

ACT Expo Logo
POSTPONED: NEW DATE TBD
 
The Advanced Clean Transportation Expo is the largest advanced transportation technology and clean fleet event in North America. Each year, the show serves as the official meeting place for transportation executives looking to gain hands-on access to the fuels, technologies, and vehicles driving the future of transportation. ACT Expo features dozens of product debuts and major announcements from the leading OEMs and suppliers, unparalleled networking opportunities with the most influential and progressive leaders in the industry, peer-to-peer learning for progressive fleet operators, and access to the most comprehensive assembly of advanced commercial vehicles anywhere. Watch a 1-minute video of what you can expect at ACT Expo 2020.
 
ACT Expo is proud to continue to showcase the success and progress of the US Department of Energy’s national Clean Cities program! Garnering support across the nation’s coalitions is essential in helping to build awareness of the wide range of clean transportation and efficiency solutions available today.
 
SAVE ON REGISTRATION
Clean Cities Coordinators and stakeholders are eligible to receive discounted registration to attend ACT Expo 2020.
 

Ethanol Safety and Steel Drum 101 Seminar - Greenville, Orangeburg & Florence, SC

Date: April 20, 2020 - April 24, 2020

Location: Greenville, SC on April 20th; Orangeburg, SC on April 22nd and Florence, SC on April 24, 2020

Please join the Renewable Fuels Association, Industrial Steel Drum Institute, TRANSCAER® and FRA for Steel Drum 101 and Ethanol Safety Seminar in Greenville, SC on April 20th; Orangeburg, SC on April 22nd and Florence, SC on April 24, 2020

Attendees will receive in-depth information on proper training techniques that emergency responders and hazmat personnel need to effectively respond to an ethanol-related emergency. Along with helpful information to better comprehend the components of steel drums. Certificates of Completion will be handed out to all attendees at the end of each safety seminar.

The sessions will be from 8:00 am - 2:00 pm or 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm at each location. Lunch and dinner will be provided. 

This session is FREE to attend and open to the public.

Feel free to pass this on to fire departments, hazmat teams, safety personnel, safety managers or anyone else in your area or community who may be interested in attending.

All attendees must register at www.transcaer.com/training/training-events

Upcoming Clean Cities Webinars

Date: April 15, 2020 - April 30, 2020

EV
4/15/2020 at 2:00-3:00 PM MT: Cars on Calls: EV Workshop - Charging, Chargers and Apps 
Topic: EV Charging, Chargers and Apps
Northwest region: Denver Metro Clean Cities
 
4/21/20 at 12:00-2:00 PM PST: Nissan+Geotab_EVgo
Topic: 2020 Nissan Leaf w/Geotab EV data management and EVgo EVSE charging incentives
California region: Sacramento
 
4/22/20 at 11:00 AM-12:00 PM MT: EV 101 Webinar (Charge Ahead Colorado Grant Program)
Topic: For any person or business interested in an electric vehicle or electric vehicle charging station
Northwest Region: Northern Colorado Clean Cities
 
4/22/20 at 12:00-1:00 PM MT: Cars on Calls: EV Workshop - Everything EV
Topic: electric cars, charging, tax incentives
Northwest Region: Denver Metro Clean Cities
 
4/22/20 at 1:00-2:15 PM EDT: EV Charging, Planning, and utility programs
Topics: Benefits of EV Charging, EV charging solutions, Planning considerations, Indiana Rate Advantages/Grants/Utility Incentives
North Central Region: Greater Indiana Clean Cities
 
4/23/20 at 11:00 AM-12:00 PM MT: EV Charging Webinar (Colorado EV Corridor and Scenic Byway)
Topic: For any person or business interested in an electric vehicle or electric vehicle charging station
Northwest Region: Northern Colorado Clean Cities
 
4/23/20 at 2:00-3:00 PM MT: TECH TALK: OrangeEV - Terminal Truck Experts
Topic: terminal tractors/yard hostlers
Northwest Region: Denver Metro Clean Cities
 
4/25/20 at 10:00 AM-2:00 PM MT: Cars on Calls: EV Workshop General Audience
Topics: electric cars, charging, tax incentives, live vehicle walk-arounds, Facebook Live drives
Northwest Region: Denver Metro Clean Cities
 
5/12/2020 at 1 PM - 2 PM EST - EVunited Webinar
Topic: EV and EV Charging presentation with ChargePoint, EVunited, and Clean Fuels Ohio
North Central Region: Clean Fuels Ohio
 
 
Funding Opportunities
4/16/2020 at 10:30-11:30 AM MT: Charge Ahead Colorado Grant Program: Municipal & Workplace Charging
Topic: Local grant funding - Charge Ahead Colorado program
Northwest Region: Denver Metro Clean Cities
 
4/21/2020 at 11:00 AM-12:00 PM MT: Alternative Fuels Webinar (Alt Fuels Colorado Grant Program)
Topic: For any person or business interested in learning about alternative fuels
Northwest Region: Northern Colorado Clean Cities
 
4/24/2020 at 10:00-11:00 AM MT: Alt Fuels Colorado Grant Program
Topic: Local VW Funds - April 15-May15 application round
Northwest Region: Denver Metro Clean Cities
 
AFDC Tools
4/24/20 at 11:00 AM-12:00 PM MT: Tools for Transportation: Multimodal transportation
Topic: For any person or business interested in lowering emissions and learning about transportation tools
Northwest Region: Northern Colorado Clean Cities
 
Other
4/17/20 at 11:30 AM-1:00 PM: TECH TALK: ChargePoint - Making Electric Work
Topic: ChargePoint hardware and software
Northwest Region: Denver Metro Clean Cities
 
4/20/20 at 11:00 AM-12:00 PM: Idle Reduction Webinar
Topic: For any person or business interested in lowering emissions, fuel usage, and costs
Northwest Region: Northern Colorado Clean Cities
 
4/21/20 at 10:00-11:00 AM MT: Recharge Colorado
Topic: Recharge Colorado EV coaching program overview
Northwest Region: Denver Metro Clean Cities
 
4/30/20 at 10:00-11:00 AM MT: Sawatch and Electrification Coalition Program
Topic: telematics can tell fleets which vehicles would be best to change to EVs
Northwest region: Denver Metro Clean Cities