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.
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.
CATA Clean Commute Options is kicking off Ozone Action Season by holding the first ever Clean Commute 5K. This family-friendly event promotes and raises awareness of air quality and its effects on respiratory health, kicks-off Ozone Action Season, and will benefit those affected by respiratory illness. All proceeds from the event will benefit the Mid-Michigan Asthma Coalition.
Odyssey Day is comprised of numerous green transportation related events- and we are inviting you to the one in your community! This year, GLACC and Lansing Community College (LCC) will be hosting an Odyssey Day event at LCC’s West Campus. This event will offer unique sessions that will educate attendees on cleaner transportation technologies.