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Alt Fuel Decision Webinar on May 21

May 14, 2015 in Alternative Fuels, webinar by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Presented by Fleet Owner and ACT Expo, Sponsored by Ryder System

Fleet Owner magazine and ACT Expo are presenting a webinar titled Making the Right Alternative Power Decision at mid-day on Thursday, May 21.

2015 Electric Drive Congress in D.C.

December 16, 2014 in ACT Expo 2015, Conference/Meeting, Education, Electric Drive, event, EVs, fuel cells, Hybrids, Hydrogen by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Registration Is Open for EDTA’s Lobbying and Policy Event

The Electric Drive Transportation Association has opened registration for the 2015 Electric Drive Congress – taking place at the Washington Court Hotel and Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. February 10-11.

EDC2015The gathering is designed to allow industry leaders, stakeholders and policymakers discuss the road ahead for electric drive: what to expect in the market and what role federal and regional leaders will play in speeding access to next generation transportation options.

EDC2015 kicks off on Tuesday February 10 with a free, open-to-all briefing on Capitol Hill, followed by a luncheon, afternoon policy seminar, and evening networking reception.

EDTA Trade Show with ACT Expo in Dallas

Wednesday is Capitol Hill Lobbying Day, on which members of the EDTA board “will meet directly with members of the House, Senate and Congressional staff to present the electric drive industry’s top policy priorities at the start of the new legislative session.”

EDC2015 discount registration code EARLY15 is valid through January 2.

New Interactive floor plan for ACT Expo 2015 being held May 4-7 in Dallas

New Interactive floor plan for ACT Expo 2015 being held May 4-7 in Dallas

EDTA’s trade show this year is being held in conjunction with ACT Expo 2015, which takes place May 4-7 in Dallas. Registration is likewise open, and organizer (and Fleets & Fuels publisher) Gladstein, Neandross & Associates has extended the deadline for presentation abstracts to December 31.

EDTA, Michael Wilbur, 202-408-0774; [email protected];

ACT Expo/GNA (sponsoring and exhibiting), Tony Quist, 310-573-8564 or toll-free 800-993-0302; [email protected]; (sponsoring)

GNA/ACT Expo (presentations), Jaime Steinberg, 310-573-8569 or toll-free 800-993-0302; [email protected]; (abstracts)

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Source: EDTA with Fleets & Fuels follow-up

Should Your Fleet Go Blue? Webinar Dec 16

December 12, 2014 in NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Ryder Sponsors Fleet Owner-ACT Expo Webinar December 16

“Before you add natural gas vehicles to your fleet, make sure you know the answers to the most mission-critical questions about running natural gas trucks.” That’s the word from the organizers of the Should Your Fleet Go Blue? webinar sponsored by Ryder System.

Women in ACT Summit at ACT Expo

March 21, 2014 in Alternative Fuels, Conference/Meeting by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Half Day Session on the Morning of May 6,
Welcome by Ellen Voie of Women in Trucking


Ellen Voie

Organizers of this spring’s ACT Expo in Southern California have scheduled a Women in Alternative Clean Transportation Summit for the morning of Tuesday, May 6. The Women in ACT Summit will showcase female leaders who are shaping the future of clean transportation.

“Hear from women who lead the charge on public policy advancements and groundbreaking technology and infrastructure deployment projects,” says ACT organizer (and Fleets & Fuels publisher) GNA –Gladstein, Neandross & Associates.

Panelists will share the steps they took to shape their careers, how they have succeeded in the traditionally male-dominated transportation sector, and work-life balance tips.

A $50 Discount

Ellen Voie, president and CEO of Women in Trucking Association, will deliver opening remarks. A Public Policy and Advocacy panel will include

  • Eileen Tutt, executive director, California Electric Transportation Coalition (CalETC);
  • Lynn Lyon, director, fuel market development, Pioneer Natural Resources;
  • Alicia Milner, president, Canadian Natural Gas Vehicle Alliance (CNGVA), and chair, NGV Global; and
  • Linda Bluestein, National Clean Cities co-director, U.S. Department of Energy.

Following a break, participants in an Innovation and Implementation panel will include

  • Wendy Leavitt, director, editorial and market development, FleetOwner (moderator);
  • Katie Dugan, associate director, global fleet operations, AT&T;
  • Mary Boettcher, president, Integrys Transportation Fuels (Trillium CNG);
  • Nadine Haupt, founder and CEO of Fast Women in Business, and director of alternative fuels and powertrain product marketing with Navistar; and
  • Rebecca Boudreaux, president of Oberon Fuels.

The summit is free to anyone attending the ACT Expo conference. It takes place on Tuesday morning before the ACT Expo opening plenary session.

ACT Expo registrants using code WOMEN50 when they sign up for the Women in ACT Summit get a $50 discount off of their overall conference registration.

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

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Source: Gladstein, Neandross & Associates with Fleets & Fuels follow-up


ACT Expo 2013 Draws Record Crowd

July 2, 2013 in Conference/Meeting by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

North America’s Premier & Best Attended Alternative Fuels Event,
ShowTimes by CTN Publishing and F&F Provides Solid Summation

ACT Expo organizer (and Fleets & Fuels publisher) GNA – Gladstein, Neandross & Associates – is still counting but fully expects to have smashed the 3,000-attendees mark for ACT Expo 2013, which concluded this past Thursday in Washington, D.C.

ACT Expo 2013 Exhibit Hall Sold Out

April 16, 2013 in Conference/Meeting by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Trade Show Is Free, Conference Rates Discounted Until April 30

The 100,000 square-foot show floor at ACT Expo 2013 is sold out, organizer GNA announced today. It will feature more than 138 exhibitors, “set to display the latest innovations in the alternative clean transportation industry.”

eMeetings on the Agenda

April 8, 2013 in batteries, Conference/Meeting, Electric Drive, EVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

AABC, EDTA, WEVS Are All Coming Up Soon – ACT Expo Too

The spring meeting season is getting into full swing and organizers of electric vehicles gatherings in Europe and the U.S. are stepping up promotion of their events.

Europegas Eyes the U.S. Market

March 13, 2013 in CNG, Conference/Meeting, NGVs, Propane by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Poland-Based Company Will Exhibit at ACT Expo 2013

Poland’s Europegas is looking for U.S. sales, and will promote its equipment for gaseous fuel vehicles at ACT Expo in Washington this coming June.

Bauer’s Rebirth Planned for ACT Expo

April 21, 2012 in CNG, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Bauer Compressors is placing a renewed emphasis on the burgeoning natural gas vehicles field, and is taking the opportunity of next month’s ACT Expo for the effective re-launch of its CNG compressor packages.

Bauer is developing standardized package designs for compressed natural gas fueling stations for supporting light, medium and heavy duty NGVs.

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