Vermont Clean Cities

The Vermont 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

UVM Transportation Research Center
25 Colchester Ave, Mansfield House
Burlington, VT 05405

General Stats

  • Designated: June 25, 2001
  • Population: 643,816 (based on 2022 Census estimate)
  • Area: 9,615 sq. mi.
  • Local/Regional Service Area: Entire state of Vermont

Alternative Fueling Stations

Including public and private stations

  • Biodiesel (B20 and above): 2
  • Electric (charging outlets): 1,121
  • Ethanol (E85): 0
  • Hydrogen: 0
  • Natural Gas: 2
  • Propane: 2

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

Peggy O'Neill-Vivanco

Peggy O'Neill-Vivanco conducts program outreach and coordination at the Transportation Research Center at the University of Vermont. She is the director of the Vermont Clean Cities Coalition, funded by the U.S. Department of Energy, where she brings together stakeholders in the public and private sectors across the state to provide assistance to fleets implementing alternative fuels, advanced fuel vehicles, and transportation efficiencies. Her work with stakeholders covers a wide range of topics including, idle reduction technologies, electric lawn equipment, electric bicycles, and transit options for rural and underserved areas.

Peggy holds an MA from New York University. She is a year-round bike commuter and advocate for safe bicycle and pedestrian infrastructure for all users.

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