Category Archive: Press Releases

Apr
10

Virginia Clean Cities Announces Governor’s Green Fleet Award Recipients

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On April 6, 2017 at the 4th Annual Rally at the Raceway, Virginia Clean Cities announced the recipients of the 2017 Governor’s Green Fleet Awards. These awards recognized governments and fleets that excelled in the adoption of alternative fuels, reducing greenhouse gas emission, and reducing petroleum use. Dominion Resources was inducted into the Governor’s Green …

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Jul
11

Virginia Clean Cities Announces the Hydrogen Fuel Cell Nexus Supply Chain Website at www.HFCnexus.com

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Virginia Clean Cities Announces the Hydrogen Fuel Cell Nexus Supply Chain Website at www.HFCnexus.com Harrisonburg, Va. – July 11, 2016 – Virginia Clean Cities at James Madison University is proud to announce the launch of the Hydrogen Fuel Cell Nexus at www.hfcnexus.com. The Hydrogen Fuel Cell Nexus is a business to business website that will …

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Oct
29

Press Release: Virginia and Maryland Awarded Nearly $5 Million in Federal Funds to Install Ethanol Pumps

Commonwealth of Virginia Office of Governor Terry McAuliffe FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date:  October 29, 2015 Virginia and Maryland Awarded Nearly $5 Million in Federal Funds to Install Ethanol Pumps RICHMOND – Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that Virginia, in partnership with Maryland, was selected for a U.S. Department of Agriculture grant totaling nearly $5 million …

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Oct
14

Press Release: PUBLIC DC FAST ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGER NOW AVAILABLE IN DOWNTOWN BLACKSBURG

PUBLIC DC FAST ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGER NOW AVAILABLE IN DOWNTOWN BLACKSBURG Blacksburg, VA—Oct. 13, 2015 —As part of Energy Awareness Month, the Town of Blacksburg is proud to announce the installation of the first publicly-available, DC Fast Charger south of Roanoke. This charger will enable owners of electric vehicles traveling along I-81 or Route 460 to …

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Oct
14

Press Release: City of Charlottesville Announces Availability of First DC Fast Electric Vehicle Chargers

City of Charlottesville Announces Availability of First DC Fast Electric Vehicle Chargers Charlottesville, VA – Oct. 14, 2015 — City of Charlottesville and Virginia Clean Cities are proud to announce the installation of the first publicly-available, DC Fast Chargers in the City. New charging stations in Charlottesville include three DC Fast Chargers (full charge in …

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Aug
24

Media Advisory: First Official Plug-in at First DC Fast Electric Vehicle Charging Station and Tesla Supercharger in Richmond

Media Advisory : First Official Plug-in at First DC Fast Electric Vehicle Charging Station and Tesla Supercharger in Richmond WHO: Michael Phillips, Virginia Clean Cities and Virginia Division of Energy Grant Neely, Chief of Staff – Office of the Mayor, City of Richmond Jeannie Welliver, Main Street Station Multimodal Transportation Center WHAT: The first official …

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Apr
06

Virginia Clean Cities Hosts Second Annual Alternative Fuel Vehicles Rally at the Raceway: Virginia Clean Cities announces current alternative fuel vehicle numbers and launches Governor’s Green Fleet Awards

Richmond, Va. – March 26, 2015 – Today, alternative fuel vehicles of all types drove across the Commonwealth to converge on the Richmond International Raceway (RIR). Virginia Clean Cities and its partners are hosting their second annual alternative fuel vehicles rally for the Commonwealth. The event included the inaugural delivery of the Governor’s Green Fleet …

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Dec
17

NGV Motori Announces EPA certification

Contact: Sunny DeWalkar (202)390-0400 sunny@ngvus.com Alexandria, VA- December 17, 2013- As a world leading alternative fuel systems provider, NGV Motori is pleased to announce that it has attained certification from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for compressed natural gas (CNG) conversion packages for 2004-2006 International DT 466 engines (now known as the MaxxForce DT from …

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Oct
23

Virginia Clean Cities Completes Project, Reaches 1,189 Vehicle Conversions to Propane

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Contact:  Michael Phillips Virginia Clean Cities 804-482-1790 mphillips@vacleancities.org Largest propane deployment project in U.S. history involving a government partnership is complete HARRISONBURG, Va.- October 23, 2013- Virginia Clean Cities is proud to announce that 1,189 vehicles have been successfully converted to run on propane autogas through the Southeast Propane Autogas Development Program (SPADP). The Program …

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Oct
21

TESLA MOTORS RIBBON CUTTING TO UNVEIL FIRST VIRGINIA SUPERCHARGER STATION

EVENT DETAILS: What: Glen Allen Supercharger Ribbon Cutting Ceremony When: Thursday, October 24th, 2013 at 10:00AM Where: Glen Allen Supercharger 9860 Brook Rd Glen Allen, Virginia 23059 (Located in the parking lot between Chili’s and Men’s Wearhouse) Please RSVP to Bea González at Bea@capresults.net GLEN ALLEN SUPERCHARGER Located in the parking lot between Chili’s and …

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