East Bay Clean Cities Coalition (Oakland)

The East Bay Clean Cities Coalition (Oakland) works with vehicle fleets, fuel providers, community leaders, and other stakeholders to save energy and promote the use of domestic fuels and advanced vehicle technologies in transportation.

Contact Information

7101 Edgewater Dr, Bldg 2
Oakland, CA 94621

Richard Battersby

Richard Battersby is an Assistant Director for Oakland Public Works for the City of Oakland and has been Director of the East Bay (Oakland) Clean Cities coalition since 2003.

Battersby has over 25 years of experience in the fleet industry and has written and participated in numerous local, state, and federal grant-funded projects. Battersby is a certified automotive fleet manager and a certified public fleet professional. He holds over 40 Automotive Service Excellence certifications.

Battersby is an active member in Public Fleet Supervisor's Association, American Public Works Association, and the California County Fleet Managers Association. He is also a past chairman and officer of the NAFA Fleet Management Association San Francisco Chapter. In 2012, Battersby was inducted into the Clean Cities Hall of Fame.

General Stats

  • Designated: October 21, 1994
  • Population: 2,809,969 (based on 2021 Census estimate)
  • Area: 1,493 sq. mi.
  • Local/Regional Service Area: Counties: Alameda, Contra Costa; City of Oakland

Alternative Fueling Stations

Including public and private stations

  • Biodiesel (B20 and above): 2
  • Electric (charging outlets): 3,443
  • Ethanol (E85): 18
  • Hydrogen: 9
  • Natural Gas: 16
  • Propane: 16

Energy Use Impact*

Annual Energy Impact

Annual Energy Impact by Alternative Fuel Vehicle Project Type

Emissions Reduced*

Annual Emissions Reduced

Emissions Reduced by Alternative Fuel Vehicle Project Type
*2021 DOE-Verified Metrics

Learn about just some of the projects from East Bay Clean Cities Coalition (Oakland). Visit the East Bay Clean Cities Coalition (Oakland) website for more projects and information.

Projects and Case Studies
UC Davis Pioneers Research for Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles
Renewable Natural Gas From Landfill Powers Refuse Vehicles