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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Redesigned Clean Cities Website Offers Bold New Look, Enhanced User Experience

Dec. 17, 2015

What should I know about navigating the revamped Clean Cities website?

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Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment: New Report Explains Factors that Affect Cost

Dec. 14, 2015

Implementing EV charging stations to meet growing demand can be done more cost-effectively if you understand the many cost factors involved.

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U.S. Department of Transportation to Expand Electric Vehicle Charging for Employees

Dec. 2, 2015

Over the next decade, the federal agency plans to add 500 charging stations at its buildings nationwide.

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Innovative Finance Strategies Summarized in Two New Guides

Nov. 24, 2015

Switching to natural gas for fleets and taking advantage of favorable conditions for installing EV charging are the topics of two new guides.

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Renewable Natural Gas: Repurposing Waste to Fuel Vehicles

Nov. 19, 2015

What is renewable natural gas and how can it be used to fuel vehicles?

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2016 Fuel Economy Guide Highlights Fuel-Efficient Vehicles

Nov. 12, 2015

This annual publication is designed to help consumers choose the most fuel-efficient vehicles that will meet their needs.

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Six Tips to Cut Fuel Costs and Unnecessary Idling When Winter Hits

Oct. 19, 2015

How can I improve my gas mileage while driving this winter?

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Western Washington Coalition Saves Fleet Thousands with Move to CNG

Oct. 7, 2015

Click Wholesale Distributing expects to see a savings of nearly $50,000 per truck, per seven-year lifecycle, thanks to switching part of its fleet to compressed natural gas (CNG).

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National Parks Service Honors Clean Cities Coalitions with Director's Partnership Award

Sept. 23, 2015

Prestigious NPS award recognizes the outstanding support coalition partners offered in the completion of 30 sustainable transportation park projects.

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Alt Fuels are Taxed the Same? Think Again!

Sept. 22, 2015

Are fuel taxes equal for all fuels?

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