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.

Contact Information
Land of sky road
339 New Leicester Hwy, Ste 140
Asheville, NC 28806
Bill eaker 2017

Bill Eaker

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.
Eaker has over 34 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.

He has a Master of Arts of Public Administration in Environmental and Growth Management from Florida Atlantic University.

General Stats

  • Designated: July 26, 2012
  • Population: 470,560
  • 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

Gas pump
  • Biodiesel (B20 and above): 7
  • Natural Gas: 5
  • Ethanol (E85): 0
  • Electric: 149
  • Propane: 6

Petroleum Savings*

Annual Petroleum Savings

Annual Petroleum Savings by Alternative Fuel Vehicle Project Type

Greenhouse Gas Savings*

Annual Greenhouse Gas Emission Avoided

Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduced by Alternative Fuel Vehicle Project Type
*2015 DOE-Verified Metrics