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Ethanol Flex Fuel

This case study evaluates the process and business potential of investing in E85 for commercial fleets. Specifically, this study will explore the results from a project under a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Clean Cities grant through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) to fund the purchase of alternative fuel E85.   Introduction The


Planting the Seed

Changing Our Fuels to Change Our Future: How One Grant Transformed Chicago’s Transportation Landscape In 2010, the City of Chicago and Gas Technology Institute (GTI), a leading research, development, and training organization serving global energy and environmental markets, received a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Clean Cities grant of $15 million through the American Recovery


Ozinga

This case study evaluates the process and business potential of investing in compressed natural gas (CNG) for commercial fleets. Specifically, this study will explore the results from a project under a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Clean Cities grant through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) to fund the purchase of 14 concrete mixer


Green Taxi Program

This case study evaluates the process and business potential of investing in hybrid and compressed natural gas (CNG) for commercial fleets. Specifically, this study will explore the results from a project under a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Clean Cities grant through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) to fund the purchase of 120


Clean Fuels Across Chicago

The City of Chicago and Gas Technology Institute (GTI) received a $15 million U.S. DOE Clean Cities American Recovery and Reinvestment Act grant. Through the efforts of the Chicago Area Clean Cities (CACC) Coalition, the funds launched a new initiative, Clean Fuels Across Chicago. The following companies represent the partners involved in this major alternative


Foodliner

In 2010, the City of Chicago received a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Clean Cities grant of $15 million through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funds, which the Chicago Area Clean Cities (CACC) Coalition used to launch a new project the Chicago Area Alternative Fuels Deployment Project (CAAFDP). As part of that new


Food Service Fleet Uses CNG

This case study is about a Chicago-based food-service company that uses compressed natural gas to power its fleet of delivery trucks. Introduction A family owned Chicago company is leading the way when it comes to being green, and there is lots of green at this company — as in, vegetables. Testa Produce, based in Chicago’s

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