Entries by Chris Firmage

Utah Clean Cities Coalition heads to Energy Independence Summit 2021

Utah Clean Cities Joins the Energy Independence Summit for Clean Fuel, Vehicles & Infrastructure in Washington D.C.   Date: March 16, 2021 Contact: Tammie Bostick, Utah Clean Cities Executive Director   March 16th, 2021 – Salt Lake City, Utah COALITION’S LOCAL INITIATIVES SHOW PROMISE OF SHIFT TO CLEAN TECHNOLOGIES NOTE: Tammie Bostick, Utah Clean Cities, […]

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The NPS Is Leading the Electric-Vehicle Revolution

In February, park officials announced that Zion National Park would receive a $33 million grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation to replace its aging, 21-year-old fleet of shuttle buses with 26 electric shuttles and 27 charging stations. The move came just as new Transportation Secretary, Pete Buttigieg, was confirmed, and it promises to be […]

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How the Biden-Harris and Cox-Henderson administrations could impact Utah national parks, monuments

  On Inauguration Day of the United State’s 46th president, the country was tensely awaiting the ushering in of a new administration, and with it, a new environmental plan. For what the United Nations have coined as “the last decade to save the planet” or the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, Biden has unveiled plans to combat climate […]