Alleyn

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Name: Alleyn Harned
Date registered: September 14, 2011

Latest posts

  1. Chesapeake – #1 in 100 best fleets — April 28, 2017
  2. Sustainable Fleet Expo – North Carolina — April 27, 2017
  3. Quick-Connect Nozzle Incentive Program — March 29, 2017
  4. Employer Considerations for Workplace Charging — March 28, 2017
  5. Small Business Jobs Grant — March 27, 2017

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Apr
28

Chesapeake – #1 in 100 best fleets

Please join VCC and TAFMA in congratulating George Hrichek and the City of Chesapeake being named the #1 fleet in the 2017 edition of 100 Best Fleets. The judges review criteria such as accountability, collaboration, use of technology and information, creativity, and performance recognition. George and his team beat many well-funded fleets that also have …

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Apr
27

Sustainable Fleet Expo – North Carolina

Join us to learn more about fleets and fuels, network with professionals, and see the latest vehicles and technologies. You will discover opportunities for increasing efficiency and reducing transportation related emissions. Conference sessions and speakers will focus on alternative fuels, advanced vehicle technologies, policy topics, and data solutions. Speakers, exhibitors, vehicle displays, and a ride …

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Mar
29

Quick-Connect Nozzle Incentive Program

Incentive Website Refueling propane autogas vehicles is now easier than ever. Filling up a vehicle with new, quick connect nozzle technology is a very similar experience to refueling with gasoline and diesel – reducing the learning curve for fleets when transitioning to propane autogas. The nozzles: May be operated with one hand. Do not require …

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Mar
28

Employer Considerations for Workplace Charging

Question of the Month: What factors do employers need to consider when establishing a workplace charging program? Answer: While there is not a one-size-fits-all solution for workplace charging, there are a number of resources available to help employers design, implement, and manage the right program for their organization. Assess Demand Employers considering whether workplace charging …

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Mar
27

Small Business Jobs Grant

The Small Business Jobs Grant Fund provides financial assistance to companies that are creating new jobs through expansion or start-up. The grants range anywhere from $500 to $2,000 per job created. To qualify for the program, the company must be: · A Manufacturer; · A Distributor; · A company involved in Research and Development; · …

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Mar
08

Aggregated Procurement Opportunity – Reduce AFV Costs

The Greater Washington Region Clean Cities Coalition, in collaboration with the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments and the National Association of Regional Councils, is participating in a regional procurement initiative designed to consolidate bulk orders of alternative fuel vehicles and infrastructure to make their purchase more affordable. Known as “F4F” for Fleets for the Future, …

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Jan
13

Millions in federal loans available for infrastructure

Monday, January 9, the U.S. Department of Energy’s Loans Program Office announced supplements to the existing Title XVII Innovative Clean Energy loan program (Title XVII) and clarifications to the Advanced Technology Vehicles Manufacturing (ATVM) loan program about the eligibility of alternative fueling infrastructure deployment and manufacturing. https://energy.gov/lpo/loan-programs-office Effective immediately, Title XVII, or Improved Energy Technology …

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Jan
06

Virginia Saves Funding available

Through the end of 2016, the Virginia SAVEs program closed six energy efficiency loans and saved borrower’s over $6 million in interest costs over the life of their project. The program is still accepting new applications for projects in 2017. This is a great opportunity to significantly lower the borrowing cost to finance commercial scale …

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Jan
05

EPA Rebates Fund Clean School Buses in VA

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on 1/24/2017 the award of more than $7.7 million to replace or retrofit 401 older diesel school buses. Four Virginia localities received funds, including the transition to propane buses in Roanoke County Virginia. The funds are going to 88 school bus fleets in 27 states, each of which will …

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Nov
18

Virginia Volkswagen Mitigation Plan and Public Comment

from: http://townhall.virginia.gov/l/ViewNotice.cfm?GNID=648 On October 25, 2016, a Partial Consent Decree was finalized between the United States Justice Department, the Volkswagen (VW) Corporation, and its subsidiaries regarding the installation and use of emissions testing defeat devices in approximately 500,000 2.0 liter vehicles sold and operated in the United States beginning in 2009. Use of these defeat …

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