Alternative Fuel Trade Alliance receives DOE grant for Clean Cities

By | October 06, 2009
The Alternative Fuel Trade Alliance, a group composed of the Renewable Fuels Association, the National Biodiesel Foundation, the Propane Education & Research Council, the Clean Vehicle Foundation and ASG Renaissance, received a $1.6 million U.S. DOE grant to support educational awareness aimed at Clean Cities coordinators and related stakeholders.

Specifically, grant funds will be used to train high-level public spokespeople; increase awareness of sustainability as it pertains to the stated technologies; increase the number of states that enforce fuel quality standards; train stakeholders on fire safety issues; provide an alternative fuels forum for college students, and increase the overall availability of domestic alternative fuels.