Virginia Clean Cities

The Virginia Clean Cities works with vehicle fleets, fuel providers, community leaders, and other stakeholders to reduce petroleum use in transportation.

Contact Information
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c/o James Madison University
1401 Technology Dr, MSC 4115
Harrisonburg, VA 22802
Alleyn harned

Alleyn Harned

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.


Michael Phillips

Michael Phillips was appointed Co-Coordinator of the Virginia Clean Cities Coalition in February, 2014. He serves as Program Coordinator for VCC and manages DOE grant awards for EV Community Readiness and Advancing Alternative Fuel Markets. He has led the coalition's public relations and media campaign, resulting in extensive exposure throughout the state for various VCC programs.

Prior to joining the coalition, Michael spent four years leading Mid-Atlantic public relations for Ford Motor Company where he frequently planned and executed major events including media, government officials, business leaders and partner organizations.

Michael is a graduate of the University of Virginia.

General Stats

  • Designated: October 04, 1996
  • Population: 5,793,716
  • Area: 39,076 sq. mi.
  • Boundary: Entire state of Virginia, except DC COG

Alternative Fueling Stations

Gas pump
  • Biodiesel (B20 and above): 7
  • Natural Gas: 15
  • Ethanol (E85): 26
  • Electric: 583
  • Propane: 83

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