Virginia Clean Cities
The Virginia Clean Cities works with vehicle fleets, fuel providers, community leaders, and other stakeholders to reduce petroleum use in transportation.
Alleyn Harned joined Virginia Clean Cities in 2009 and serves as Executive Director. Harned works from the Virginia Clean Cities partnership at James Madison University, in Harrisonburg, Virginia. Prior to Clean Cities, Harned served as Assistant Secretary of Commerce and Trade in Virginia working on energy and economic issues. Harned serves on the Transportation Energy Partners Board of Directors, the Virginia Energy Council, and the Virginia Air Pollution Advisory Board. Harned received his undergraduate degree in Geology from Ohio Wesleyan and his masters degree in public administration from James Madison University.
Matthew Wade is a local government professional from Harrisonburg, Virginia. As Co-Coordinator for Virginia Clean Cities (VCC), Wade is the Deputy Director and Chief Financial Officer, where he manages the organization’s daily operations and acts a liaison with James Madison University (JMU). He earned a Masters of Public Administration from JMU in 2007.
Prior to coming to VCC, Wade spent six years working in executive administration, finance, and public works with Rockingham County as a Financial Analyst. He is currently pursuing a Masters of Business Administration with a focus on Executive Leadership from JMU.
- Designated: October 04, 1996
- Population: 5,793,716
- Area: 39,076 sq. mi.
- Boundary: Entire state of Virginia, except DC COG
Alternative Fueling Stations
- Biodiesel (B20 and above): 7
- Natural Gas: 18
- Ethanol (E85): 27
- Electric: 579
- Propane: 84
Petroleum Savings*Annual Petroleum Savings
Greenhouse Gas Savings*Annual Greenhouse Gas Emission Avoided
Learn about just some of the projects from Virginia Clean Cities. Visit the Virginia Clean Cities website for more projects and information.Also see:
- Nationwide AFV Emergency Responder, Recovery, Reconstruction & Investigation Training
- Shenandoah National Park
- Advancing Alternative Fuel Markets Adoption and Growth
- Alternative Fuel Implementation Team (AFIT) for North Carolina
- Safety Training and Design, Permitting, and Operational Guidance for Garage Facilities Maintaining and Parking Natural Gas, Propane, and Hydrogen Vehicles