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Model Year 2017 and Beyond: Light-Duty Fuel Economy and Emissions Standards

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Understand how light-duty vehicles must meet federal standards to curb GHG emissions.


August 19, 2016

Reducing Vehicle Idling Time at School Helps Kids—and Parents—Breathe Easier

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Learn how one Clean Cities staff member leveraged her professional knowledge to help reduce idling at her sons' school.


August 18, 2016

National Clean Fleets Partners Top Major Mileage Goals

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Read how three commercial fleets shattered their sustainability goals by logging impressive mileage numbers with AFVs.


August 17, 2016

Propane Helps Fuel Fleet of Historic Site

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Learn about the San Antonio Missions National Historic Park's adoption of an alternative fuel for its fleet.


August 12, 2016

Key Considerations for E85 and Other Ethanol Blend Infrastructure

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Planning to install ethanol equipment at a fueling station? Here's where to start.


July 20, 2016

Climate-Control Technologies Increase Efficiency and Comfort for the Whole Cab

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Class 8 truck climate-control package saves fuel and maintains driver comfort.


June 30, 2016