Houston-Galveston Clean Cities

The Houston-Galveston Clean Cities works with vehicle fleets, fuel providers, community leaders, and other stakeholders to identify community-driven choices that save energy and promote the use of alternative fuels and advanced vehicle technologies in transportation.

Contact Information

3555 Timmons Ln, Ste 120
Houston, TX 77027

General Stats

  • Designated: September 04, 1997
  • Population: 7,112,197 (based on 2022 Census estimate)
  • Area: 7,894 sq. mi.
  • Local/Regional Service Area: Counties: Brazoria, Chambers, Fort Bend, Galveston, Harris, Liberty, Montgomery, Waller; Cities of Houston and Galveston

Alternative Fueling Stations

Including public and private stations

  • Biodiesel (B20 and above): 2
  • Electric (charging outlets): 2,251
  • Ethanol (E85): 99
  • Hydrogen: 0
  • Natural Gas: 24
  • Propane: 57

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
*2022 DOE-Verified Metrics

Andrew DeCandis

Andrew DeCandis, Senior Planner, is a Senior Air Quality Planner in the Air Quality program at the Houston-Galveston Area Council and Director of the Houston-Galveston Clean Cities coalition. He has worked in the environmental field for over a decade with significant experience in air quality and alternative fuel issues.

DeCandis has both a B.S. and M.S in Meteorology from Pennsylvania State University.

Ben Finley

Ben Finley is the Coalition Co-Director of Houston-Galveston Clean Cities.

Learn about just some of the projects from Houston-Galveston Clean Cities. Visit the Houston-Galveston Clean Cities website for more projects and information.

Projects and Case Studies
Johnson Space Center Explores Alternative Fuel Vehicles
Freedom CNG Reduces Emissions with Natural Gas in Texas