The Coalition has placed over 1,200 vehicles on the road to date; and in 2011, GLICCC Stakeholders displaced 14,117,975 gallons of petroleum. Our stakeholder companies have grown to 402, which translate to 563 actual members. These numbers represent most of the towns in the Nassau/Suffolk Ozone non-attainment area, along with universities, utilities, refuse companies, and members of private industry.

GLICCC is one of twenty five awardees of the American Recovery Reinvestment Act (ARRA) with the funding amount of 14.983 million dollars, in addition to funding of 10 million dollars from the Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Improvement Program (CMAQ). The five main technology areas that the Clean Cities program focuses on are: Alternative Fuels & Vehicles, Fuel Blends, Fuel Economy, Hybrid Electric Vehicles, and Idle Reduction.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Read MoreNovember 29, 2011 11:20 pm - Posted by sofiah