Explore the largest collection of hydrogen, electric and natural gas vehicles available to fleets on the West Coast at the 7th Annual Alternative Energy and Transportation (AltCar) Expo’s “Focus on Fleets” conference from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday Sept. 28, 2012. The consumer-focused side of AltCar Expo will take place the next day, Saturday, Sept. 29. The conference and exhibition has been well attended and an extensive presentation of across the board alternative technology vehicles, alternative transportation, urban planning, energy efficiency, and carbon footprint reduction options education. Alternative transportation experts will share ways to use less energy and reduce carbon footprints without making significant lifestyle changes.
NAFA, along with the Municipal Equipment Maintenance Association (MEMA) will host a frank discussion of the main challenges facing fleets, highlighting the need for funding, the challenge of vehicle availability, and registering vehicles with the Air Resources Board—a hot topic among fleet managers. The fleet conference features representatives from municipal fleets, state regulatory agencies, and other experts in the field. The Expo is open to the general public Saturday, September 29 at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, 1855 Main Street in Santa Monica. For further information, visit www.altcarexpo.com or call (310) 390‑2930.