Upcoming Clean Cities Webinars
Battery Electric Trucks from Mack and Volvo
July 27, Battery Electric Trucks from Mack and Volvo - More Info Soon
Presentation Slides and Videos from Previous Sacramento Clean Cities Webinars
Presentation Slides and Recording posted Here
Grant Opportunities
SMUD "Shine Awards" for Incorporated Nonprofit Organizations
  • Spark Level - up to $10K with 25% Match Required
  • Amplifier Level - $10K - $50K with 50% Match Required
  • Transformer level - $50K - $100K with 100% Match Required
  • Applications may be submitted up to August 12 at 5pm
  • Application workshops have been scheduled 
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CARB CORE $125M Voucher Program
Opens July 18, 2022
  • Workshops July 8, July 12, July 14
  • Projects include Terminal tractors, TRUs (both truck- and trailer-mounted), Large forklifts and cargo handling equipment, Airport GSE, Railcar movers and switcher locomotives, Construction equipment, Agricultural equipment, Commercial harbor craft
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PEV DAC Call for Projects
The Plug-in Electric Vehicle Collaborative’s Disadvantaged Communities Committee (PEV DAC) has published a grant application template and called for regional projects to be submitted. The template contains:
  • The 7 criteria that must be met, information about the applicant and project site
  • Additional information is also available to assist applicants:
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Workshops for Upcoming Grants
CARB Clean Transportation 2022/23 Funding Plan Workshop
July 21, 10am
  • $6.1B Proposed through FY 25/26 for ZEV Transportation
  • $3.9B Approved in the 2021/22 Budget
  • $10B Total to be programmed
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CARB CVRP Work Group Meeting
July 6, 1pm
  • Steff presentation on potential changes to the Clean Vehicle Rebate Program for FY22/23
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New Updates, Regulations, and Requirements
CEC Workshop to Discuss Zero- and Near-Zero-Carbon Fuel Production and Supply Funding Concepts
7/14/22, 10am
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The DOE is Hiring
The DOE is Hiring: The Department of Energy’s (DOE) Vehicle Technologies Office is looking to fill positions across a broad spectrum of technology programs.
  • Energy storage
  • Power electronics
  • Propulsion subsystems and electric machines
  • Advanced engines
  • Lightweight and other advanced materials
  • Heavy-duty vehicle systems
  • Mobility systems
  • Advanced and alternative fuels    
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Sacramento Clean Cities Sponsors Make The News
Upcoming SMUD-Sponsored Electric Vehicle Ride & Drives
  • June 25, 10 to 4: The Center at District 56
  • Juy 23 & 24, 10 to 3: Arden Fair Mall
  • August 13, 10 to 2: McClatchy Park
  • October 9, Times TBA: Littleton Center in Galt
  • October 14/15/16, Times TBA:: Cal Expo
  • Other events may be scheduled
For more information or to volunteer to assist contact Jenny Matchell
Cummins Natural Gas/Electric Hybrid
Cummins and Hyliion have partnered, with Cummins optimizing their natural gas ISX 12 engine as a generator creating a range-extended truck with 75 miles of range on batteries and 1,000 miles of range combined natural gas and battery.  
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Alternative Fuel Insight
Finnair Buying $7M gal/yr SAF
Finnair has signed an agreement with Colorado-based Gevo to purchase 7 million gallons per year of Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF). Gevo recently announced that it would sell 5.3 million gallons per year of SAF to Japan Airlines (JAL). 
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Study Finds 25% of EVSE Nonfunctional
A study of EVSE in the Bay Area (not including Tesla chargers) by SSRN in Rochester, NY found that 25% were nonfunctional when tested.
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LCFS Renewable Fuel Pathways
California Average Grid Electricity Carbon Intensity: California average grid electricity used as a transportation fuel in California: 76.73gCO2e/MJ.
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Low Carbon Fuel Credits
Conferences and Programs
Mobilize California Summit
July 21 - 23, Mobilize California Summit
  • Fleet modernization
  • Alternative fuels
  • Workforce training
  • South Coast Winery Resort & Spa in Temecula
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Green Transportation Summit & Expo 2022
August 16 - 18, Green Transportation Summit & Expo 2022: 
The 2022 Green Transportation Summit & Expo (GTSE) will offer attendees an inside look at the latest in fleet technologies and innovation and provide informative sessions featuring a who’s who of national and regional transportation leaders.
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Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference and Expo
August 30 - September 1, Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference & Expo in Durham, NC
  • Produced by the 100 Best Fleets and NAFA Fleet Management Association;
  • Case studies from the best fleets, vendors, & partners;
  • Presentations on the most up to date sustainable fleet technology, operations, and implementation strategies.
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