U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Alternative Fuel and Advanced Technology Vehicle Strategy Workshop
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) hosted a two-day public workshop Sept. 22–23, 2009, to collect input to shape a new alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicle deployment strategy for the Clean Cities program. The workshop covered the Clean Cities focus areas (alternative fuels and vehicles, electric-drive vehicles, idle reduction technologies, and fuel economy measures) and included discussions on ethanol, biodiesel, propane, electric-drive vehicles, fuel economy measures, idle reduction technologies, natural gas, and renewable gas.
DOE hosted a workshop to shape a new alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicle strategy for Clean Cities.
To provide a basis for discussion, DOE and the national laboratories analyzed each technology and summarized issues in the following briefing papers:
The workshop featured the following presentations, including overviews of the Clean Cities program and strategies for the briefing papers:
Workshop attendance was not required to provide comments on the briefing papers. DOE collected written input on them until Oct. 7, 2009. The period for submitting comments is closed.