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25 Years of Clean Cities

25 Years of Clean Cities Explore an interactive map of Clean Cities coalition history and work to strengthen our nation’s energy and economic security. cleancities.energy.gov

Limited Time: Propane Vehicle Incentive Program from the Propane Council of Texas

Propane Vehicle Incentive FlyerDouble-sided Propane Vehicle Incentive Guidelines The Propane Council of Texas has a Propane Vehicle Incentive Program. The program is available statewide in Texas. The Council offers up to $7,500 per propane vehicle or propane conversion to cover the incremental cost to upgrade to propane for private and public fleets with $20,000 lifetime

Texas Clean Cities Coordinators Meet up at National Conference in Salt Lake City

Lone Star Clean Fuels Alliance, as a part of the Department of Energy’s Clean Cities program, participates annually in a national training session with approximately 90 Clean Cities Coalitions from across the nation. Our director, Elizabeth Munger, third from left, represented Central Texas along with the other 3 Texas Clean Cities Coordinators (Lori Clark, DFW;

Lone Star Clean Fuels Stakeholders Awarded VW Funds for School, Transit and Shuttle Bus Replacement 

Congratulations to Eanes ISD and Capital Metro!  Both entities successfully competed for funding from the Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Program.  They were joined by Thorndale ISD, Liberty Hill ISD and a Bell County ISD in claiming the $5.7M made available to Central Texas in the initial funding round. Congratulations!

9/18 -City of Austin Biofuels Tour, Presentation, Q&A – Austin

City of Austin Biofuels Tour, Presentation, Q&A September date to be announced Biodiesel / B20 can be used in diesel vehicles and equipment; ethanol / E85 can be used interchangeably with gasoline in flex fuel vehicles.  Can you save money?   What would it take to use these fuels in your fleet? What’s a blender pump? Which

Member Spotlight- Fikes Wholesale Inc.

an Interview with Ed Youngblood and Jeff Clark This month we interviewed Ed Youngblood, General Manager and Jeff Clark, Fuel Supply Manager to learn more about Fikes and what they can do for their customers. Fikes, headquartered in Temple Texas, has been serving the fuel needs of Central Texas for more than 60 years. Fikes