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Online Education for Everyone The Center for Alternative Fuels is pleased to announce that through a generous donation from Google we have an online education platform. Our goal is to enhance individuals and organizations ability to provide sustainability training, technician training and professional development classes for fleet managers and sustainability professionals. This free resource is available to educators, non-profits and other organizations looking to create positive change in their organizations. If you are interested in seeing how this platform can ...

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Center for Alternative Fuels Crowdfunding & Community

Center for Alternative Fuels Crowdfunding & Community

Center for Alternative Fuels Crowdfunding The Center for Alternative Fuels is pleased to announce the launch of our crowdfunding platform. This unique platform will highlight alternative fuels and advanced vehicle projects, as well as any project related to sustainability and renewable energy. We are pleased to offer these resources free of charge to entrepreneurs and innovators from all over the United States who are working to impact the industry and change the world. As a special offer, our first 100 ...

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NAFA Fleet Accreditation

NAFA Fleet Accreditation

It’s no secret, companies and government agencies like to be seen doing the right thing. Cleaning up their fleet operations is one highly-visible way to broadcast their commitment to the environment. Take a short drive and you’re likely to see vehicles with words like “clean energy”, “low emissions”, or “green fleet” in careful juxtaposition with the company logo.

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Advancing Alternative Fuels

Advancing Alternative Fuels

Organizational fleets have long been targeted as an ideal market for alternative fuels beginning with passage of the Alternative Motor Fuels Act in 1988. Although fleets are widely considered good candidates for alternative fuel vehicles (AFVs), advancing these new technologies through the fleet sector has proven difficult.

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Introducing The Center for Alternative Fuels

Introducing The Center for Alternative Fuels

The Center for Alternative Fuels will serve as a major hub of innovation, education, and adoption of alternative fuels and advanced vehicle technologies throughout Northern California. Through the provision of a variety of valuable technical services—including a powerful new Fleet Analysis and Optimization process developed by CarbonBLU—the Center will help regional municipal and private fleets accurately assess their existing carbon emissions and regulatory compliance; fully understand the economics of conversion to alternative fuels or advanced vehicle technologies; and take concrete steps that will help them measurably reduce emissions, ensure compliance, and save money.

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Fleet Optimization

Fleet Optimization

Fleet optimization is the process of increasing efficiency, reducing operating costs and achieving regulatory compliance. These goals are reached by implementing facility upgrades, purchasing alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles, converting existing vehicles to alternative fuels, installation of fueling infrastructure, driver training, route optimization, telematics, and fleet reduction programs. We manage the activities of our network of service providers as they work with our client fleets to implement the optimization strategies outlined by the Fleet BLUprint. CarbonBLU provides fleets with, and manages implementation of economically and environmentally sustainable business strategies.

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