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News Archives - 2013

January

Energy Department Awards $10 Million to Develop Advanced Biofuels
Agriculture Department Invests $25 Million in Bioenergy Research
GM Unveils Cadillac Hybrid at Detroit Auto Show
Biodiesel Production Tops 1 Billion Gallons in 2012
Hybrid Tops Annual "Greenest" Vehicle List

February

Thirteen Major Companies Join Energy Department's Charging Challenge
EPA Proposes 2013 Increased Renewable Fuel Standards
DOE Seeks Comment on Efforts to Improve Vehicle Performance, Fuel Economy
Clean Energy Highlighted in President's State of the Union
What's Your PEV Readiness Score?
Clean Cities to Showcase Transportation Successes at 2013 Work Truck Show
ARPA-E Announces Projects Have Attracted over $450 Million in Private Sector Funding

March

Ultra-Efficient VW Hybrid to Debut at Geneva Auto Show
Energy Department Offers $50 Million to Advance PEV Technologies
Energy Department Partnerships Speed Advanced Vehicle Technologies
New EPA Report Shows Significant Gains in Fuel Economy for 2012
Clean Cities Publishes 2013 Vehicle Buyer's Guide
U.S. DRIVE Report Highlights 2012 Technical Accomplishments

April

Energy Department Announces Apps for Vehicles Challenge Winners
National Parks Move Transportation Forward in America's Great Outdoors
Energy Department Renews Funding for Bioenergy Research Centers
Energy Department Announces Apps for Vehicles Challenge Winners
President's 2014 Budget Proposes Critical Investments in Clean Energy
On the Path to Low Cost Renewable Fuels, an Important Breakthrough

May

New Battery Design Could Help Solar and Wind Power the Grid
Study: Nearly 22 Million Electric Vehicles Will Be Sold from 2012 to 2020
DOE Launches Public-Private Partnership to Deploy Hydrogen Infrastructure
Clean Cities Coalitions Charge Up Plug-In Electric Vehicles
$16 Million Set for Small Businesses Focused on Energy Technologies
EcoCAR 2 Teams Cruise Forward with Second Year Finals
EcoCAR 2 Competition Announces Year Two Winner: Penn State University
Penn State Named EcoCAR 2 Competition Year Two Winner
EV Automaker Tesla Repays Department of Energy Loan
New GSA Initiative Replaces Aging Federal Fleet with Hybrid Vehicles

June

Drivers Can Compare Gasoline and Electric Fuel Prices with eGallon

July

Clean Cities Salutes Leaders on the Path to U.S. Energy Independence
President Obama Touts Renewable Energy, Efficiency in Climate Plan
Urban Transportation Systems Improve Energy Efficiency: IEA Report
Energy Department Projects Win 38 R&D 100 Awards for 2013
U.S. Department of Energy Partners with European Union on Electric Vehicle and Smart Grid Coordination
Energy Department Releases Updated eGallon Prices
Energy Department, EU Partner on EV and Smart Grid Coordination
What's Next for Batteries?
DOE Awards $11 Million to Small Clean-Tech Businesses

August

eGallon and Electric Vehicle Sales: The Big Picture

September

Energy Department Awards $45 Million to Deploy Advanced Transportation Technologies
Clean Cities Publishes Guide to Heavy-Duty Vehicles That Run on Alternative Fuels
Energy Department Awards $45 Million for Advanced Transportation
Energy Department and Environmental Protection Agency Release Fuel Economy Tool for Used Vehicles
USDA Awards $15 Million for Advanced Biofuels
Energy Department, EPA Release Used-Vehicles Fuel Economy Tool
Energy Department Dedicates Clean Energy Research Center
ARPA-E Awards $66 Million for Transformational Technologies

October

Sustainable Transportation and National Parks Initiative Featured in Magazine
Clean Cities Coordinators and Stakeholders Awarded at the Green Fleet Conference and Expo
DOT Awards University Transportation Centers $63 Million
UPS to Expand Use of Liquefied Natural Gas
Eight States Plan for 3.3 Million Zero-Emission Vehicles by 2025
Argonne National Laboratory and U.S. Department of Energy Release AFLEET Tool

November

Illinois: Ozinga Concrete Runs on Natural Gas and Opens Private Station
New Jersey: Atlantic City Jitneys Running on Natural Gas
Three Pacific Coast States Join British Columbia to Combat Climate Change
Clean Cities Launches iPhone App for Alternative Fueling Station Locations
Google+ Virtual Field Trip on Vehicle Electrification at Argonne National Laboratory
Clean Cities Offers Fleets New Tool to Evaluate Benefits of Alternative Fuel Vehicles

December

EPA and DOE Release Annual Fuel Economy Guide with 2014 Models
Small Company Makes Big Changes to Boost Clean Energy Economy
Annual Fuel Economy Guide with 2014 Models Released
2012 Fuel Economy of New Vehicles Sets Record High: EPA