Propane Autogas Technology Forum 2016 Meeting

The 2016 Propane Autogas Technology Forum (PATF) was held on Aug. 10, 2016, in Chantilly, Virginia.

This meeting provided a continued open forum for candid discussion about how to expand the deployment of propane vehicles and address market barriers. The meeting was free and open to PATF stakeholders.

PATF is led by NREL in partnership with the Propane Education & Research Council and the U.S. Department of Energy's Clean Cities program.

Learn more about the event in the meeting summary.

Meeting Overview

Date: Aug. 10, 2016


Westfields Marriott Washington Dulles
14750 Conference Center Drive
Chantilly, VA 20151


This agenda includes presentations featured at the meeting.

Aug. 10, 2016
Time Session Presenter
7:45 a.m. 8:30 a.m. Arrive at Westfields Marriott Washington Dulles, Check-in, Networking, and Hot Breakfast
8:30 a.m. 8:45 a.m. Welcome, Introduction, and Agenda Review John Gonzales (National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL))
8:45 a.m. 9:00 a.m. U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Perspective Dennis Smith (DOE)
9:00 a.m. 9:20 a.m. Assessment of On-Road Market, Propane Education & Research Council's (PERC) Strategic Direction Tucker Perkins (PERC)
9:20 a.m. 10:15 a.m. Light- and Medium-Duty Engine Development Brad Douville (Westport) and Michael Ross (Southwest Research Institute)
10:15 a.m. 10:30 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. 11:30 a.m. Heavy-Duty Engine Development Mike Stark (Freightliner Custom Chassis) and Todd Mouw (ROUSH CleanTech)
11:30 a.m. 12:00 p.m. Greenhouse Gases and Propane Vehicles Andrew Burnham (Argonne National Laboratory)
12:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m. Lunch Provided – Networking
1:00 p.m. 2:00 p.m. Codes, Standards, Safety, and Training Joe Adams (SLEEGERS) and Rad Bozinoski (Sandia National Laboratory)
2:00 p.m. 3:15 p.m. Infrastructure, Private/Public Developments and Identification George Jenkins (CORKEN INC.) and Stacy Noblet (ICF International)
3:15 p.m. 4:00 p.m. Issues, Key Points, Next Steps, and Priorities for Next Meeting Wendy Dafoe (NREL)

More Information

For more information, contact John Gonzales.