The new Electric Vehicle Center at De Anza College is having an open house. Come and learn more about the different services provided through this center, such as training for mechanics; conversions of diesel-powered school buses and other vehicles, and demos of electric vehicles. There will be refreshments and presentations by some of the people involved with the Center, including Bob Garzee, Randy Bryant, Dan Howley, and Mark Roest.
When: Friday, May 22, 2015
Where: De Anza College, Automotive Technology Dept, 21250 Stevens Creek Blvd., Building E1, Cupertino
For more information, please call 408-221-3367.
The second annual Alternative Energy & Transportation Conference & Expo is coming to the Bay Area soon. Come and learn what kind of new alternative vehicles are available from major automakers, while having your questions answered by representatives from the City of Oakland and the California Energy Board.
When: Thursday, May 28, 2015
Where: City of Oakland, City Hall & Plaza
For more information, please visit the main website!
If you are planning on attending the conference, please sign up here and use the code SVCCAff15 to receive a discount.
Register now for this FREE Funding Workshop coordinated by four Northern California Clean Cities Coalitions: East Bay, Sacramento, Silicon Valley, and San Francisco. Various government agencies will present on funding opportunities, including representatives from EPA, DOE, CEC, AQMD/APCDs. Lunch will be provided!
When: Thursday, July 9, 2015 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Where: The Clubhouse at Paradise Valley, 3990 Paradise Valley Drive, Fairfield, CA 94533
To register for the event, please click here.
Did the question, "where can I find a propane station for my car?", or even an electric charger, CNG, ethanol, or natural gas station ever some up? Well, you never have to go with that question unanswered, because the Department of Energy has a tool just for you here!
The Department of Energy has created a tool to help anyone locate an alternative fuel station across the U.S - just punch in your zip code and what type of fuel you are looking for and there you go!
UPS has just announced it will be creating 15 new CNG stations across the country within the year, in order to support their newly purchased 1,400 new CNG vehicles. These stations will be built all across the country in cities such as Atlanta, Dallas, Denver, New Orleans, and many more.
This initiative is pat of UPS's commitment to a cleaner world and to alternative fuels, this purchase will bring UPS total
On April 7, the Silicon Valley Clean Cities Coalition presented a seminar featuring their Health Trust Disruptive Innovation School Bus "Proof of Concept" project. Thirty attendees saw the presentations from the 8 Silicon Valley technology and support companies that came together to enable all school districts to afford to convert their current school buses to affordable electric power with solar assist.