Triangle Clean Cities (Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill)

The Triangle Clean Cities (Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill) 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
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4307 Emperor Blvd, Ste 110
Durham, NC 27703
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Andrea Eilers

Andrea Eilers was appointed Coordinator of the Triangle Clean Cities Coalition in November 2015. She is the Energy and Environment Program Manager at Triangle J Council of Governments and previously worked for NC Clean Energy Technology Center and Leonardo Academy, a non-profit based in Madison, Wisconsin. Eilers has six years of experience in Sustainable Transportation, Grant Application and Project Management, Emission Calculation and Reporting, and Sustainability Training projects.

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Caitlin Rose

Caitlin Rose is a Program Specialist for the Energy and Environment Program at Triangle J Council of Governments and Co-Coordinator of the Triangle Clean Cities Coalition. She holds a BSPH in Environmental Health Science and a MS in Environmental Science and Engineering, both from UNC's Gilling's School of Global Public Health. Her graduate research focused on atmospheric processes relevant for regional air quality in the Southeast US. Prior to joining the COG, Rose was an Environmental Specialist with NC Department of Environmental Quality's State Energy Office, where she contributed to efforts related to the Clean Energy Plan and energy policy development, youth energy education initiatives, and greenhouse gas emission inventories. She has experience with environmental policy, outreach and education, air quality, and communicating with diverse coalitions of stakeholders. Rose is passionate about interdisciplinary problem solving and public outreach related to energy and environmental issues.

General Stats

  • Designated: March 19, 2001
  • Population: 2,058,579 (based on 2018 Census estimate)
  • Area: 4,499 sq. mi.
  • Boundary: Counties: Chatham, Durham, Franklin, Johnston, Lee, Moore, Orange, Wake; Cities of Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill

Alternative Fueling Stations

Including public and private stations

Gas pump
  • Biodiesel (B20 and above): 9
  • Electric (charging outlets): 734
  • Ethanol (E85): 30
  • Hydrogen: 0
  • Natural Gas: 9
  • Propane: 14

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
*2018 DOE-Verified Metrics

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Projects and Case Studies