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ACT Expo: Less Than One Week Away

April 29, 2014 in Alternative Fuels, Conference/Meeting, DME, EVs, Hybrids, Hydrogen, NGVs, Propane by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

More than 70 Alt Fuel and Advanced Technology Vehicles on Show

ACT Expo 2014, this year’s Alternative Clean Technology Expo & Conference is less than two weeks away. Organizer (and Fleets & Fuels publisher) Gladstein, Neandross & Associates said this week that there will be upwards of 70 alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles, across all alternative fuels and weight classes, on display or in the event ride-and-drive. this item was originally posted on April 22

ATA Endorses 2014 ACT Expo Event

April 10, 2014 in Conference/Meeting by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Truckers Seek ‘Every Possible Ounce of Fuel Cost Savings,’
See Southern California Show as ‘Tremendous Opportunity’

ACTExpo+ATAACT Expo, North America’s pre-eminent clean transportation event, has gotten even more support, as the American Trucking Associations, the largest national trade association for the trucking industry, has endorsed the gathering.

The Alternative Clean Transportation Expo takes place May 5-8 at the Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach, Calif. It is co-located with NGV Global 2014, the world natural gas vehicles meeting.

“As environmental sustainability and stewardship continue to grow in importance, ATA is pleased to work with the organizers of ACT Expo, which brings together many of the key stakeholders in alternative transportation fuels,” ATA president and CEO Bill Graves says in an ACT Expo release.

ATA president and CEO Bill Graves

ATA president and CEO Bill Graves

‘Economic and Environmental Benefits’

“As our members look for every possible ounce of fuel cost savings, with an eye on coming fuel efficiency regulations, ACT Expo is a tremendous opportunity to learn more about the economic and environmental benefits of using alternative fuels and heavy-duty trucking efficiency technologies,” Graves said.

“We hope this event will be the first of many opportunities our two organizations have to work together.”

AACT Expo attendees can participate in such free pre-conference events as the North American Council for Freight Efficiency (NACFE) and Carbon War Room Trucking Efficiency Workshop, the Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) Lead the Way Summit, the Women in ACT Summit, and the U.S. EPA SmartWay Program Workshop with Penske.

ACT Expo keynote speakers include Dennis Slagle of Volvo Group and Ronald Litzinger of Southern California Edison.

ACT Expo is organized by Fleets & Fuels publisher GNA – Gladstein, Neandross & Associates.

ACT Expo/GNA, Sarah Gallagher, 310-573-8561; mobile 310-752-3033; [email protected]

GNA/ACT Expo, Jaime Steinberg, 310-573-8569; mobile 856-296-8681; [email protected];

ATA, Sean McNally, 703-838-1995; [email protected];

Source: GNA with Fleets & Fuels follow-up

ACT Expo 2014 Is Just THREE Weeks Away

April 1, 2014 in Alternative Fuels, Conference/Meeting by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

All the Alt Fuels to Be Represented in Early May in Long Beach

Organizers of the Alternative Clean Transportation series of conferences and exhibitions are gearing up for what’s expected to be the largest ACT Expo ever, taking place May 5-8 in Long Beach, Calif. The full agenda of ACT Expo 2014 has been released, and plans are firming for the special hydrogen, propane autogas and natural gas vehicles meetings taking place there. updated April 15

ACT Expo Keynoters: Volvo & SoCal Edison

March 18, 2014 in Conference/Meeting by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Dennis Slagle and Ronald Litzinger on May 6 and May 8

Organizers of the Alternative Clean Transportation Conference and Expo in Southern California have named Volvo Group executive VP Dennis Slagle and Southern California Edison president Ronald Litzinger as keynote speakers.

Two Cal H2 Summits: One with ACT Expo

March 4, 2014 in Conference/Meeting, Hydrogen by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

CHBC with ACT Expo in May and in Sacramento in October

The California Hydrogen Business Council is seeking presentation abstracts and sponsors for two 2014 Summit meetings: May 5 in Long Beach in conjunction with ACT Expo 2014, and October 15-16 in Sacramento.

CHBClogoAbstracts are due March 15 for the May meeting and April 15 for the CHBC annual in October, which again will be hosted by the California EPA.

The day-long CHBC Spring Summit, the organization says, “will focus on the latest breakthroughs in utility intersections with hydrogen and fuel cells, including renewable energy and hydrogen energy storage; fuel cell power solutions; investment opportunities in hydrogen fueling; EV range extenders; and strategic visions of hydrogen infrastructure development in California.”

ACT Expo Tie-In Means More People Reached

Summit Sponsors will connect directly with CHBC’s industry and customer audience, “broadened by new participants joining us from ACT Expo 2014.”

F&F_Slide_ACT_Expo_2014Sponsors may choose from four sponsorship levels, including title, gold, networking, and breakfast.

ACT Expo 2014 exhibitors with 20-by-20 or 20-by-30 booths automatically enrolled as gold sponsors of the CHBC Spring Summit. Those with a 10-by-10 or 10-by-20 booths will be recognized as networking sponsor or breakfast sponsors, respectively.

“We feel very fortunate to have the CHBC Spring Summit co-located with the ACT Expo, expanding our sponsors’ reach to a new audience, and providing valuable information on emerging and growing hydrogen and fuel cell businesses and near term developments,” said CHBC managing director Jeff Serfass.

“It’s just another step showing our California business advances to broader audiences,” he said.

California Hydrogen Business Council, Emanuel Wagner, 310-455-6095, ext 360; mobile 202-457-0868; [email protected]

CHBC Spring Summit — CHBC Annual in Sacramento

ACT Expo 2014 Registration Open

November 19, 2013 in Biomethane, CNG, Conference/Meeting, DME, Dual Fuel, Electric Drive, Ethanol, EVs, Hybrids, Hydraulic Hybrid by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Nation’s Largest Alt Fuels Event May 5-8 in Long Beach,
Co-Located with the World Natural Gas Vehicles Meeting

Registration has opened for the 2014 Alternative Clean Transportation Expo, which returns to Southern California May 5-8 at the Long Beach Convention Center. ACT Expo 2014 is co-located with NGV Global 2014, the world natural gas vehicles meeting.


ACT Expo 2014: Call for Papers

October 3, 2013 in Conference/Meeting by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Interested in Speaking at ACT Expo 2014 in Southern California?
Abstracts for Presentations at May Conference Due November 29

Organizers of this coming spring’s ACT Expo 2014 have issued a Call for Papers, seeking abstracts for presentations by November 29. The meeting itself takes place May 5-8 at the Long Beach Convention Center in Southern, California.

NGV Global 2014 – Call for Papers

August 28, 2013 in Conference/Meeting, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Deadline for Abstracts for the Early May Meeting Is October 31

Organizers of NGV Global 2014 have issued a Call for Papers, setting October 31 as the deadline for submission of presentation abstracts. NGV Global 2014 itself takes place May 5-9, co-located with ACT Expo 2014 at the Long Beach Convention Center, adjacent to Los Angeles.

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