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NOW ACCEPTING: 2018 Governor’s Environmental Stewardship Award Nominations

Each year, the Governor's Environmental Stewardship Awards honor outstanding accomplishments that support the protection and enhancement of Tennessee's natural resources. Nominating an individual, group, or organization for their achievements is a meaningful way to promote conservation and recognize effective environmental leadership in Tennessee. Nominations are [...]

By | 2018-01-19T22:10:11+00:00 December 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on NOW ACCEPTING: 2018 Governor’s Environmental Stewardship Award Nominations

Pending Alt Fuel Corridors in Tennessee

On November 20, 2017, the Tennessee Dept. of Transportation submitted the below documentation for requesting that I-75, I-24 and I-65 be added to the list of interstates in Tennessee that should be designated “alternative fuel corridors.” These three major vertical interstates in Tennessee are expected [...]

By | 2018-01-19T22:10:18+00:00 December 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Pending Alt Fuel Corridors in Tennessee

City of Knoxville’s 2017 Test of Renewable Diesel

The City of Knoxville began investigating using Renewable Diesel (RD) in 2016 after seeing and hearing of its use in more than a handful (like 30) cities and fleets in the western U.S.  ETCleanFuels got on-board and helped do some homework for the city including [...]

By | 2018-01-19T22:10:28+00:00 December 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on City of Knoxville’s 2017 Test of Renewable Diesel

Open Position – Project Manager

We are currently searching for applicants to fill an opening within the East Tennessee Clean Fuels Coalition - Project Manager. This position works alongside Jonathan Overly at ETCleanFuels and Alexa Voytek of Middle-West Tennessee Clean Fuels to operate the U.S. DOE Clean Cities programs in [...]

By | 2018-01-19T22:10:36+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Open Position – Project Manager

FLEET FEATURE: UPS + CNG in Chattanooga

UPS – CNG Operations in Chattanooga, TN UPS approved these photos and description. Photos taken by Jonathan Overly during a tour on October 25, 2017. Click on the photos to see titles and captions. For those that do not know, UPS has significant alternative fuel [...]

By | 2018-01-19T22:10:47+00:00 October 30th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on FLEET FEATURE: UPS + CNG in Chattanooga

FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: Tennessee Natural Gas and Propane Vehicle Grant Program

From the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC): Notice of Intent to Issue Second Round Funding: Tennessee Natural Gas and Propane Vehicle Grant Program TDEC’s Office of Energy Programs (TDEC OEP) is pleased to release this Notice of Intent to issue a second round [...]

By | 2018-01-19T22:10:54+00:00 October 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: Tennessee Natural Gas and Propane Vehicle Grant Program

2018 Energy Independence Summit

February 11-14, 2018 Washington, D.C. Register for the 2018 Energy Independence Summit! Network with other transportation industry leaders and Clean Cities Coalitions. Additionally, you will have the unique opportunity to meet with national politicians in Washington, D.C., from Congress as well as from the new [...]

By | 2018-01-19T22:11:03+00:00 October 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2018 Energy Independence Summit

TNCleanFuels welcomes AWESOME new interns for Fall 2017

Tennessee Clean Fuels is proud to welcome our three new interns for Fall2017. These interns are part of the Clean Cities University Workforce Development Program (CCUWDP), a program led by Argonne National Laboratory and the U.S. Department of Energy's Clean Cities program.  CCUWDP brings together [...]

By | 2018-01-19T22:11:11+00:00 September 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on TNCleanFuels welcomes AWESOME new interns for Fall 2017

Middle-West TN Clean Fuels Welcomes New Coordinator, Board Officers in 2017

2017 has brought many exciting changes for the Middle-West TN Clean Fuels Coalition. After months of searching, Alexa Voytek came on board as the Coalition's new coordinator in February (time flies!). She will help manage the coalition as part of her role in TDEC in [...]

By | 2018-01-19T22:11:19+00:00 September 13th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Middle-West TN Clean Fuels Welcomes New Coordinator, Board Officers in 2017

Entire State of Tennessee now complies with federal air quality standards

The entire State of Tennessee is now officially in compliance with federal air quality standards for particulate pollution.  On August 29, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) finalized the designation of Anderson, Knox, Blount, Loudon, and Roane counties as meeting attainment. “Today, Tennessee’s air is as clean [...]

By | 2018-01-19T22:11:29+00:00 September 13th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Entire State of Tennessee now complies with federal air quality standards