Category Archives: Announcements
Natural Gas Vehicles – The Here and Now Technology: A Workshop for New England
Tuesday, May 20th
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
USM, Lee Auditorium
The New England Regional Clean Cities Coalitions are holding FREE one-day workshops for … Read More
Maine Clean Communities Stakeholder Mtg.
Wednesday, April 9th
9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Join us for our biannual stakeholder meeting where we will discuss the following:… Read More
Federal and state legislation;
Maine Clean Communities’ EV lending program;
Acadia National Park is Awarded Alternative Fuel Vehicle Grant
Acadia National Park, a Maine Clean Communities’ stakeholder, is one of 9 national parks selected to receive new alternative fuel and fuel-efficient vehicles through the U.S. Department of Energy’s Clean … Read More
Maine Clean Communities Receives Re-Designation!
On February 27th many of our stakeholders, including the Cities of South Portland and Portland, Maine Standard Biofuels, the Maine DEP, Town of Scarborough, Southern Maine Community College and Portland METRO joined Maine Clean Communities … Read More
This report summarizes the activities, outputs,
and lessons of a series of projects that are intended to advance the
deployment of plug-in electric vehicles (PEV) that was
launched by the U .S. Department of Energy (DOE) in
2011. This report… Read More
CMP Electric Vehicle Matching Grant Program – Applications Accepted until May 1st, 2014
A limited number of “matching grants” are available for businesses and organizations in the Greater Portland area to purchase or lease an electric vehicle, … Read More
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Energy (DOE) are releasing the 2014 Fuel Economy Guide, providing consumers with a valuable resource to identify and choose the most fuel efficient and
National Biodiesel Conference & Expo
January 20-23, 2014
San Diego, CA
Sponsored by the National Biodiesel Board (NBB), this national event has been taking place since 2004. Don’t miss your opportunity to get involved in the ever-growing US biodiesel industry. … Read More
Portland METRO Increases CNG Bus Fleet
As the largest year-round fixed-route transit provider in Maine, the Greater Portland Transit District (METRO) is committed to building a transit fleet that is 100% powered by alternative fuels.
METRO’s reach is considerable. The … Read More
Maine Clean Communities Successful Grant Recipient
of an All-Electric Nissan Leaf
Maine Clean Communities, a Clean Cities Coalition and program of the Greater Portland Council of Governments (GPCOG), was recently awarded a grant from Central Maine Power (CMP) for a … Read More