Seventh Annual AltCar Expo Coming Up in Late September

AltCar Expo

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 or call (310) 390‑2930.


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