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The Clean Cities Blog helps Clean Cities coordinators and stakeholders access information about alternative transportation topics that affect their coalitions around the United States.

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Clean Cities Coalition Brings Anti-Idling Program to Schools

Jan. 21, 2015

Yellowstone-Teton Clean Energy Coalition works with local seventh graders to clarify idling misconceptions, encourage behavioral changes

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Report: All U.S. States Show Promise for Alternative Fuel Deployment

Jan. 8, 2015

A new report indicates the success of alternative fuel deployment depends heavily on matching the right fuel with the right location

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Understanding Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE) Networks

Dec. 30, 2014

What are some of the major electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSE) networks, and how can plug-in electric vehicle (PEV) drivers access their stations? What are the costs associated with each network?

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Clean Cities Honors Coordinator for Leadership

Dec. 19, 2014

Central New York coordinator is recognized for exemplifying how to lead effectively with spirit, friendship, and motivation.

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Alabama Coalition Leaders Inducted Into Clean Cities Hall of Fame

Dec. 9, 2014

Mark Bentley and Phillip Wiedmeyer are 2014 Hall of Fame Award Winners

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Pete Polubiatko: A Clean Cities Constant Retires

Dec. 8, 2014

A veteran Connecticut coordinator says farewell, leaves an impressive legacy

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Workplace Charging Growing in Popularity and Impact

Dec. 3, 2014

An increasing availability of charging stations has proven advantageous for both employers and their employees.

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Tampa Bay Designated as the Newest Clean Cities Coalition

Nov. 25, 2014

Tampa Bay Clean Cities Coalition joins nearly 100 other coalitions nationwide in the mission to reduce petroleum use in transportation.

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Vetting Aftermarket Systems and Devices

Nov. 24, 2014

How can I determine whether an alternative fuel conversion system or other aftermarket device claiming to improve fuel economy or reduce emissions has been appropriately certified or verified?

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Revamped Search Tool Serves Up Alternative Vehicle Options Faster

Oct. 30, 2014

The Alternative Fuel and Advanced Vehicle Search makes it easier than ever to browse alternative fuel vehicle and hybrid options.

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