U.S. Department of Energy Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
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Innovative Finance Strategies Summarized in Two New Guides

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Two new publications can help determine the financial benefits of natural gas and EV charging stations.


November 24, 2015

2016 Fuel Economy Guide Highlights Fuel-Efficient Vehicles

Graphic advertising the U.S. Department of Energy and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency model year 2016 fuel economy guide and associated website, www.fueleconomy.gov.

Publication helps consumers choose the most fuel-efficient vehicle for their needs.


November 12, 2015

Western Washington Coalition Saves Fleet Thousands with Move to CNG

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Read how a coalition stakeholder found big savings, thanks to switching to its fleet to CNG.


October 7, 2015

National Parks Service Honors Clean Cities Coalitions with Director's Partnership Award

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Nineteen Clean Cities coalitions were recognized for their support of sustainable transportation projects in parks across the country.


September 23, 2015

Clean Cities Coordinator Honored for Inspiring Others

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Clean Fuels Ohio coordinator is recognized for helping fellow coalitions meet their financial goals.


September 17, 2015

Celebrate EV Everywhere by Sharing Your Electric Vehicle Story

An infographic explaining how the U.S. Department of Energy is revving up the electric vehicle market. Achieving the performance and cost targets set by the EV Everywhere Grand Challenge will reduce the combined battery and electric drive system costs of a plug-in electric vehicle by up to fifty percent. There are now almost 360,000 plug-in electric vehicles on the road, with U.S. yearly sales more than doubling from 2012 to 2014. The number of vehicle models available is on the rise. In 2014 and 2015, auto manufacturers have introduced 13 models of plug-in electric vehicles.

Learn how you can be a part of DOE's efforts to highlight the stories of EV owners on social media.


September 16, 2015