Upcoming Clean Cities Webinars
Micro Mobility Strategies
February 15, 12 noon
  • Coast Guard Air Base Equipment Distribution
  • UPS, Amazon & GM’s Bright Drop Logistics
  • Campus/Community Services & Deliveries
Registration NOT required - Join 2/15/22 at Noon at this LINK
Lucid Air
February 15, 12 noon
  • 500 Mile Range
  • 900v System, Chargeable at 300kW
  • 0-60 in 2.4s, Top Speed 168mh
Registration NOT required - Join 2/15/22 at Noon at this LINK
Presentation Slides and Videos from Previous Sacramento Clean Cities Webinars
Presentation Slides and Recording posted Here
Grant Opportunities
SMUD Incentive
SMUD’s Charge@Home incentive program began on December 8 and lasts until February 28, 2022. SMUD residential customers who have purchased or leased a new or used EV may qualify for up to $500 for the purchase of a Level 2 charger and up to $500 for installation by a licensed electrician.
Read More Here
Caltech Rocket Fund
The Caltech Rocket Fund 2022 is open for applications from startups needing funds for building their first commercial product prototype. The fund has five tracks:
  • Integrated grid & decarbonized energy 
  • Green buildings and materials
  • Hard to decarbonize (e.g. cement)
  • Precision ag, air quality, carbon capture
  • Moonshot, for innovative technologies
Read More Here
New Updates, Regulations, and Requirements
CARB TRU Public Hearing
CARB will hold a Public Hearing for Proposed Amendments to the Airborne Toxic Control Measure for In-Use Diesel-Fueled Transport Refrigeration Units (TRU) and TRU Generator Sets, and Facilities Where TRUs Operate on February24 at 9am.
Regulation Info Here
Board Meeting Date Info Here
CARB MD/HD Costs and Funding Workgroup
CARB will be holding two workgroup meetings on 2/22/22 and 3/10/22 from 8:30 - 2:00 to review costs and funding for MD/HD electric vehicles relative to electricity and the grid. Individuals interested in participating in the workgroup meetings need to complete an application form. 
Read More Here
AB 617 Communities
CARB will conduct a public meeting to consider selecting additional communities under the Community Air Protection Program on February 10 no earlier than 4pm. 
Read More Here
Zero-Emission Airport Shuttle
CARB has sent out a reminder notice that the Zero-Emission Airport Shuttle Regulation reporting deadline is March 1, 2022.
Read More Here
DOE Jobs
The DOE, under the Infrastructure Bill, is directed to add 1,000 new “Clean Energy Jobs,” and to get this done they have created a website for applicants. The website is active, but getting the positions created will take time and the actual recruitment process is not expected to begin for six months. 
Clean Energy Jobs Website: www.energy.gov\cleanenergycorps
2011 Proterra Fuel Cell Bus for Sale
NASA’s 35’ Proterra Low-floor fuel cell transit bus, used by NASA as a study vehicle, has only 10 actual miles on the odometer and is available for sale by NC Auto in Eugene, Oregon. 
Read More Here
Sacramento Clean Cities Sponsors Make The News
Ohm Electric LD/MD/HD EV Tech Training
Ohm Electric has training programs for light-duty, medium-duty and heavy-duty electric vehicle technicians. Classes can be taught at the Ohm Electric site in Dixon, California or on site at you shop.
Read More Here
Cummins Hydrogen IC Engine
Cummins is working with Werner [a national fleet with 8,000 trucks] to validate 15L, 500hp, 1,850 lb-ft torque IC engines running on renewable NG and Hydrogen. 
Read More Here
WPGA Promotes Renewable Propane & Aviation Fuel
The Alt Air refinery in the City of Paramount is seeking approval to upgrade their California refinery to produce renewable propane and renewable aviation fuel. The Western Propane Gas Association will assist anyone interested in supporting the Alt Air upgrade. 
Contact Here
Alternative Fuel Insight
ID Tech Study of EV Fires
ID Tech has done a study of EV Fires. It appears that the occurrence of fires in EVs is less frequent (on an equivalent miles traveled basis), EV fires can have much more serious consequences because of the volatile nature of the batteries.
Read More Here
Average Auto CO2
The average CO2 emissions from light-duty IC vehicles has dropped by 49% in the last 46 years, even though heavier pickup trucks and SUVs have become a much bigger percentage of the light-duty vehicle population. 
Read More Here
Remote Site EV Charging
Pioneer Power Solutions has deployed an e-Boost mobile charging system with one DCFC, two L2 EVSE that also functions as a high-speed wifi hotspot and provides power to a mobile center which supports youth development activities at a rural Native American site in Minnesota that has limited on-site power. 
Read More Here
Low Carbon Fuel Standard Credit
Low Carbon Fuel Standard Credit
Conferences and Programs
NGVi Public Training Schedule
  • Vehicle Training Level 2: CNG Fuel System Inspector Training Feb 7 – Feb 8, 2022 Register
  • Diesel Aftertreatment Emission Systems Training Feb 9, 2022 Register
  • Vehicle Training Level 3: Heavy-Duty NGV Maintenance and Diagnostics Training Mar 7 – Mar 8, 2022 Register
  • Vehicle Training Level 3: Cummins INSITE and QSOL Software Training Mar 9, 2022 Register
  • Vehicle Training Level 2: CNG Fuel System Inspector Training Apr 4- Apr 5, 2022 Register
  • Essentials of CNG Station Operation and Maintenance Apr 25 – Apr 26, 2022 Register
  • Vehicle Training Level 3: Heavy-Duty NGV Maintenance and Diagnostics Training May 23 – May 24, 2022 Register
Green Truck Summit-Work Truck Show
North America’s largest work truck event, the Green Truck Summit, will be held again this year in Indianapolis March 8 - 11. Use promo code CALIFORNIA22 when registering, and you’ll receive access to the exhibit hall (open March 9–11), including Ride & Drive, and a complimentary concurrent education session. Registration package upgrades and add-ons are available (advance pricing discounts apply through Feb. 8).
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NAFA 2022 Institute & Expo
Registration is now open for the NAFA 2022 Institute & Expo April 11-13 in Columbus, OH. The programs will cover fleet issues in corporate, government, public safety, utility, education and more.
Read More Here
The EverythingEV USA Conference
The “EverythingEV USA” Conference will be held in Austin, Texas. The DATE has been CHANGED from March 23 and 24 to June 15 and 16. (The new dates are not yet confirmed.) The conference will feature the decarbonisation of road transport in the USA, the challenges to deploying EV charging infrastructure, helping businesses to electrify their fleets, and technologies to mitigate the energy demands on the grid.
Read More Here
FORTH's 2022 Roadmap Conference
FORTH’s 2022 “Roadmap Conference” will take place June 29-30, 2022 at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland. Sacramento Clean Cities Stakeholder will receive a $50 discount when using Discount Code SACRAMENTOCC.
Register Here
Green Transportation Summit & Expo 2022
The Green Transportation Summit & Expo (GTSE), August 16-18, 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.
Read More Here
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