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Where the Rubber Meets the Road: Tire Strategies to Save Fuel

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Learn how maintaining proper tire inflation or investing in low rolling resistance or super-single tires can improve your vehicle’s fuel economy.

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June 20, 2016


From Pump to Plug: Measuring the Public's Attitude about Plug-In Electric Vehicles

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A new report presents the findings of a study into the American public's sentiments toward the issues surrounding plug-in electric vehicles.

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March 10, 2016


New Find-a-Car App Brings Fuel Economy Right to Your Phone

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See how the new Find-a-Car app makes it simple to learn more about fuel economy.

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February 22, 2016


Say What? 10 Clean Cities Acronyms You Should Know

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This list of acronyms can help you stay knowledgeable about the latest alternative fuels and advanced vehicles lingo.


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February 18, 2016


2016 Vehicle Buyer's Guide Now Available

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Annual guide makes it easy to find alternative fuel vehicle options.

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February 11, 2016


Annual Metrics Report Captures Latest Greenhouse Gas and Petroleum Savings

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See how Clean Cities efforts led to major petroleum and emissions savings across the nation.

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January 18, 2016