Land of Sky Clean Vehicles Coalition (Western North Carolina)
The Land of Sky Clean Vehicles Coalition (Western North Carolina) 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.
Bill Eaker established the Land of Sky Clean Vehicles Coalition, serving the Western North Carolina region, in 2004 and has served as the coalition's coordinator since then. He has over 38 years of experience in environmental, land use, and growth management planning at the local, regional, and state scales. He has worked at Land of Sky Regional Council since 1981 and provides technical assistance to local governments on environmental issues in the areas of water resources management, air quality planning, and clean vehicle technologies.
Eaker has a Master of Arts of Public Administration in Environmental and Growth Management from Florida Atlantic University.
- Designated: July 26, 2012
- Population: 493,800 (based on 2018 Census estimate)
- Area: 2,421 sq. mi.
- Boundary: A five-county region in western North Carolina including Buncombe, Henderson, Haywood, Transylvania and Madison counties.
Alternative Fueling Stations
Including public and private stations
- Biodiesel (B20 and above): 8
- Electric (charging outlets): 164
- Ethanol (E85): 0
- Hydrogen: 0
- Natural Gas: 6
- Propane: 8
Energy Use Impact*Annual Energy Impact
Emissions Reduced*Annual Emissions Reduced
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