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Meetings in June, Meetings More Soon

May 13, 2016 in Alternative Fuels, Conference/Meeting, event by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Third Annual AltCar Expo in Oakland, Calif. This Month

The third Annual Bay Area AltCar Expo & Conference is slated for May 20-21 at City Hall in Oakland, Calif. As with previous AltCar events, there is a fleet program on Friday and a free public ride-and-drive on both days.
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NGVAmerica Annual Underway in Denver

September 15, 2015 in CNG, Conference/Meeting, event, LNG, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

AGA, ANGA, Clean Energy, UPS, and the Governor of Colorado Reiterate
The Benefits of NGVs Despite ‘Headwinds’ Engendered by Low Oil Prices:
‘An Unbeatable Value Proposition as a Transportation Fuel,’ Says Godlewski

NGVAmerica and partners including NGV Global kicked off the 2015 North American Natural Gas Vehicle Conference & Expo today at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver. The meeting runs through to Thursday, September 17.
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AltCar Is This Week in Santa Monica

September 13, 2015 in Alternative Fuels, CNG, Conference/Meeting, event, LNG, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

NAFA Fleets on Friday and a Big Public Ride-and-Drice on Saturday

The Tenth Anniversary AltCar Expo takes place September 18-19 at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium in Santa Monica, Calif. “The past ten years has seen an explosion across the board in alternative technology vehicles for fleets and consumers and the infrastructure has grown exponentially,” states an AltCar Expo release.

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NGVAmerica Annual in Denver Next Week!

September 8, 2015 in CNG, Conference/Meeting, event, LNG, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

The View from the Top and Nuts and Bolts Too September 14-17 

NGVAmerica Underway in Denver

NGVAmerica and partners including NGV Global are gearing up for the 2015 North American Natural Gas Vehicle Conference & Expo September 15-17 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver.

“This year’s event will be bigger and bolder,” organizers say, “featuring more fleet operators, more expo booths, increased networking opportunities, in-depth case studies and technology updates.”

NGVAmerica promises 80 exhibitors in a 90,000-square-foot hall and says it expects approximately 800 attendees.

‘Current Environment Demands That We Unite’

“The industry continues to grow, but the current environment demands that we unite the industry’s most influential business leaders, policy advocates, and decision makers as we work towards the continued adoption of clean-burning, domestic natural gas as a transportation fuel,” NGVAmerica president Matt Godlewski says.

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper

In addition to Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper, Clean Energy Fuels president and CEO Andrew Littlefair, and Fleets & Fuels publisher Gladstein, Neandross & Associates CEO Erik Neandross, scheduled speakers at two plenary sessions and more than a dozen breakout sessions include

  • Mike Whitlach, United Parcel Service global energy and procurement VP;
  • Scott Perry, Ryder System supply management and global fuel products VP;
  • Dave McCurdy, American Gas Association president and CEO;
  • Marty Durbin, America’s Natural Gas Alliance president and CEO;
  • Chip Wertz, Waste Management national director of fleet facility infrastructure;
  • Matt Krasney, Penske Truck Leasing alternative fuels director;
  • General Michael Hagee, 33rd Commandant (retired), U.S. Marine Corps;
  • Ian Skelton, Atlanta Gas Light natural gas vehicles director;
  • Victor Lovato, Denver International Airport operations manager;
  • Charles (Chip) Rimer, Noble Energy senior VP, U.S. Onshore; and
  • Matt Forman, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles U.S. senior manager, government affairs, state and federal.

The gathering includes optional tours of the City and County of Denver’s Central Platte Campus, which supports a fleet of 40 CNG refuse trucks with some 22,000 diesel gallon equivalents monthly, and the Denver International Airport, home to six CNG stations.

MOVE Review Monday-Tuesday

The NGVAmerica meeting will be preceded by an invitation-only MOVE Program Review September 14-15 at the Sheraton Denver Downtown. MOVE is the Methane Opportunities for Vehicular Energy initiative overseen by ARPA-E, the Advanced Research Projects Agency for Energy.


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Source: Calendar Notices with Fleets & Fuels follow-up    

NGVAmerica & AltCar Expo Next Month

August 25, 2015 in Alternative Fuels, CNG, Conference/Meeting, event, LNG, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

NGVs in Denver Sept 14-17 and AltCar in Santa Monica Sept 18-19

Break out your carry-on as key alternative fuel vehicles meetings take place in the middle of September in Colorado and California.
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California Alt Car Expo Dates Set

March 3, 2015 in Alternative Fuels, Conference/Meeting, event by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

May 28 in Oakland and September 18-19 in Santa Monica

AltCarOrganizers of the Alt Car Expo series of fleet-oriented clean vehicle events have set the dates for this year’s Northern California meeting and for their flagship conclave – the tenth – in Santa Monica:

The events are organized by Platia Productions.




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Source: AltCar Expo with Fleets & Fuels follow-up

 

 

NAFA at AltCar Expo This Week

September 9, 2014 in Alternative Fuels, Conference/Meeting, training by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

NAFA Handling Full Day of Fleet Professional Sessions on Friday

The New Jersey-based NAFA Fleet Management Association will anchor a full day of sessions at the 2014 AltCar Expo and Conference in Santa Monica, Calif. later this week. NAFA is promising “instruction and case studies in fuel management, a CAFM Boot Camp session devoted to the fuel management fleet discipline, and an in-depth look at NAFA’s Sustainable Fleet Standard Program which is set to launch in 2015.” updated September 16

The 9th Annual AltCar Expo & Conference takes place at the Santa Monica Civic Center September 19-20. The no-charge day for fleet professionals is Friday, September 19.

altcarexpo+NAFAThe sessions led by NAFA professional development strategist Katherine Vigneau and VP Bryan Flansburg will “offer fresh perspectives on all of fleet’s eight disciplines and provide attendees with true, actionable information that they can use to improve their fleets.”

‘Share Best Practices with Peers’

“The pairing of NAFA with the AltCar Expo and Conference makes perfect sense and offers a tremendous two-day base-jump into this new dynamic for the industry,” NAFA CEO Phillip Russo said in a release today.


“The AltCar Expo and Conference is designed specifically to address the issues on the minds of alternative fuel vehicle industry professionals, government agencies, and fleet managers,” Santa Monica fleet superintendent Rick Sikes says in the NAFA release.

“It’s an opportunity to share best practices with peers and get an understanding of what’s coming next in terms of policy, innovation, and products,” Sikes said.


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Source: NAFA with Fleets & Fuels follow-up

Bay Area AltCar Set for March 14-15

February 17, 2014 in Conference/Meeting by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

First Northern California Edition of Clean Vehicle Event

Organizers are refining the agenda for the Bay Area AltCar Expo, the first Northern California edition of the Friday-Saturday/fleet-public clean vehicle show, slated for March 14-15 the Craneway Pavilion in Richmond, outside San Francisco.

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The Bay Area/NorCal AltCar Expo is slated for March 14-15 the Craneway Pavilion in Richmond, Calif.

Their mission is to “provide a very accessible and comprehensive setting where both industry and general public can discover existing alternatives to the way they use energy and transportation and motivate everyone to take further action.”

Conference, expo and two-day ride-and-drive are free.

Scheduled speakers on Friday, March 14 include

  • Randall Winston of the Office of Gov. Jerry Brown,
  • Jon Coleman of Ford,
  • Steve Ellis of Honda,
  • Jeannie Lam of Nissan,
  • Christine Kehoe of the California Plug-In Electric Vehicle Collaborative,
  • Tim Lipman of the Transportation Sustainability Research Center at UC Berkeley,
  • Richard Battersby of UC Davis and the East Bay Clean Cities Coalition,
  • Steve Heminger of the Metropolitan Transportation Commission,
  • U.S. EPA regional administrator Jared Blumenthal, and
  • executive officer Jack Broadbent and deputy Damian Breen of BAAQMD, the San Francisco-headquartered Bay Area Air Quality Management District.

Janea Scott of the California Energy Commission is the featured speaker on Friday.

Saturday’s emphasis is the AltCar display of alternative fuel vehicles.

The Texas AltCar Expo, now in its fifth year, is being held March 27-29 at the Irving Convention Center in Irving, Texas. It includes the Propane Engine Fuel Summit on March 27.

Santa Monica’s flagship AltCar Expo, the ninth annual, will be held September 19-20 at the Santa Monica Civic Center in Santa Monica, Calif.

The meetings are organized by Platia Productions.

Platia, Christine Dzilvelis, 310-390-2930, ext 3; mobile 707-823-1031; [email protected] or [email protected]

altcarexponorcal.com / www.altcarexpotexas.com / www.altcarexpo.com

Source: Platia Productions with Fleets & Fuels follow-up

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AltCar Expo Next Month in Santa Monica

August 10, 2012 in Biodiesel, CNG, Conference/Meeting, EVs, Hybrids, Hydrogen, NGVs, Propane by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

The Friday Fleet Conference Is Sponsored by NAFA

Organizers including the NAFA Fleet Management Association are gearing up for the 7th Annual Alternative Energy and Transportation Expo, aka the 2012 AltCar Expo & Conference, which runs September 28-29 at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium in Santa Monica, Calif.
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