Entries by Utah Clean Cities

Fourteen States combine efforts to “DRIVE Electric USA”

A partnership of U.S. Department of Energy Clean Cities Programs recently won over $1.8 million in DOE funding to significantly advance electric vehicle (EV) adoption in their states. “Last spring, the East Tennessee Clean Fuels Coalition (ETCF) and Clean Fuels Ohio (CFO) joined forces to develop the idea that pulling together as many states as […]

Utah Transit Showcases Success with CNG Buses & Plans To Expand with New Garage Facility

The Utah Transit Authority (UTA) provides public transportation throughout the Wasatch Front of Utah, including neighboring communities of Ogden, Park City, Provo, Salt Lake City and Tooele. In 2013, UTA officially adopted alternative sources of energy to their fleet to cut fuel costs, reduce air pollution and increase resiliency within Utah’s public transportation sector. Utah […]

CNG fuels Utah’s disposal services, saves on fuel costs

ACE Recycling and Disposal is one of the largest independent waste haulers in the western United States and has become known as a leader in cutting-edge green technologies. In 2008, the company adopted alternative fuels and now has a fleet of 194 vehicles, 99 of which are heavy-duty, compressing natural gas (CNG) refuse haulers. In addition to implementing […]

Utah Clean Cities celebrates Idle Free Awareness Month

Join Utah Clean Cities Coalition & Utah Clean Air partners for the 13th Annual Governor’s Declaration Turn Your Key, Be Idle Free Month and Season 2020-21! This virtual event took place on Friday, Sept. 11, 2020. Click on the above image to view Utah Clean Cities’ webinar. Speakers included: Dr. David Christensen, UCC Board of […]

13th Annual Governor Declaration for Idle Free in Utah September 2020 and the 2020-2021 Winter Season

Date: Tuesday, September 8th Time of the event: 11:00 a.m. – Noon Location: Virtual Event Website: utahcleancities.org/event/13th-annual-governors-declaration-idle-free-month-season-2020-21/ __________________________________________________________________________ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 4th, 2020 Thirteenth Annual Governor’s Idle Free Declaration September marks the 13th Annual Governor Declaration for Idle Free in Utah September 2020 and the 2020-2021 Winter Season in Utah. The Governor’s Declaration is currently […]