Apply NOW for Cost Assistance towards purchasing AFVs in TN!

The 2017 round of funding for the "Reducing Diesel Emissions for a Healthier TN" (or RDE4HT) rebate program is available! This RFP--Request for Proposals--is now open and will close on March 17, 2017 when all proposals are due! This funding can cover up to 100% of your incremental [...]

By | February 8th, 2017|Featured 2|0 Comments

Submit Your Fleet Data by March 15!

TNCleanFuels started developing a certification program for fleets in 2014 that culminated in our first awarding of certifications in 2016. We had eight fleets that met the requirements and submitted data and became the inaugural class of "Tennessee Green Fleets" last year, and we are now [...]

By | February 8th, 2017|Featured, Uncategorized|0 Comments

2016 data collection period now through 2/17/17! Fillable PDF is available here…

We have opened the 2016 data collection period and would greatly appreciate any stakeholder fleets across the entire state to fill this out and return it to us by February 17! The fillable PDF is linked to and available here. Please let us know if [...]

By | January 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Q: What does my fuel economy label really mean?

    TRS Question of The Month: How are conventional light-duty vehicle fuel economy ratings determined and reported? It’s important to understand the who, what, when, where, and why (and how!) of fuel economy testing and labeling. In particular, you may be interested in the recent changes [...]

By | December 5th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Support TNCleanFuels for #GivingTuesday!

We often take the air we breathe for granted, but during this time of giving thanks for what we have, it’s important to realize that clean air is not a given! #GivingTuesday is almost here and Tennessee Clean Fuels needs your support to protect Tennessee’s [...]

By | November 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

U.S. FHWA announces National #AltFuel Corridors – TN in Good Shape!

U.S. FHWA has announced the "FAST Act" national network of #AltFuel and #EV charging infrastructure corridors along our national highway system! This was released on November 2, 2016 and is the beginning of an on-going process to recognize certain "corridors" in the U.S. and do [...]

By | November 5th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

TDEC releases the “Tennessee Natural Gas and Propane Vehicle Grant Program”

The Tennessee Natural Gas and Propane Vehicle Grant Program will assist public, non-profit, and private Tennessee-based fleets with the investment in and purchase of natural gas or propane-powered medium- and heavy-duty vehicles. The program, managed by the Tennessee Department of Environment & Conservation’s Office of [...]

By | October 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Propane Mowers to Reduce Mowing Time and Carbon Footprint

With mowing season upon us, City of Knoxville Fleet Services recently added nine propane-powered mowers for the Horticulture division of the Public Service Department to use on 400 acres of parks mowed regularly and an average 1,947 overgrown lots cut by the City annually. “The [...]

By | February 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Great Smoky Mountains National Park Celebrates New Alternative Fuel Equipment

On September 30, 2015, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park (GRSM) held not one but two ribbon-cutting ceremonies to unveil over 10 new pieces of alternative fuel equipment. The events were held at Oconaluftee Visitor Center near Cherokee in North Carolina and at Sugarlands Visitor Center [...]

By | October 14th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The I-75 Green Corridor Project: Planet’s Longest Biofuels Corridor

Thanks to a huge, six-state partnership, Tennesseans now have greater access to the biofuels E85 ethanol and biodiesel in a B20 blend. Five E85 stations are now open in Cleveland and Chattanooga and nearby neighborhoods of Wildwood and Ft. Oglethorpe, and one B20 station is [...]

By | October 1st, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments