Greater Lansing Area Clean Cities (GLACC) is a coalition of stakeholders working to achieve cleaner air and energy security in mid-Michigan through alternative fuel and vehicle usage, and fuel economy practices. Stakeholders include fleets, corporations, nonprofit organizations, utilities, local governments, and individuals – anyone interested in ways cleaner fuels, vehicles, and practices can improve our air quality and energy security.
Did you know that at roughly $4 per gallon, diesel fuel wasted from idling translates into more than $2 billion annually across the US?Reducing the amount that your fleet idles can make an impact on vehicle wear, your bottom line, public health, and the environment.
This September, GLACC will celebrate 10 years of designation in the Department of Energy’s Clean Cities Program- a milestone that should not go unrecognized!GLACC has played an integral role in enabling the adoption of alternative fuels, advanced vehicle technologies, and fuel economy improvements in our region. Over the past decade, we have helped our stakeholders displace nearly 7 million […]
Thanks to all were able to attend our CNG Workshop! Presentations from the event can be viewed in PDF form.
As the cost of petroleum-based fuels continues to rise, fleets across the nation are seeking information on viable alternatives.
According to Natural Gas Vehicles for America, natural gas currently powers more than 112,000 vehicles in the U.S. and more than 13 million vehicles worldwide. It presents several advantages over conventional fuels through its long-term cost effectiveness, more consistent operational costs, increased energy security, and reduced air & noise pollution.