Tampa Bay Clean Cities Coalition (TBCCC)

Newsletter Archive

Here is a list of the 10 most recent newsletters releases of the Tampa Bay Clean Cities' newsletter.

Summer 2016

Welcome to the latest edition of Tampa Bay Clean Cities’ newsletter. This quarterly publication introduces our newest members, gives you the latest alternative fuel news and resource updates, and highlights success stories in our six-county region. This quarter TBCCC partnered with members and stakeholders to host several events and workshops.

Spring 2016

Biodiesel industry professionals, fleet managers, and policy experts gathered at the Tampa Convention Center from January 25-28 for this year’s National Biodiesel Conference. TBCCC Coordinator Steve Reich and Clean Cities coordinators from coalitions around the U.S. were among the more than 1,000 biodiesel industry leaders and advocates who attended the four-day conference.

Winter 2015

Over 40 local stakeholders attended this networking event, which also served as a business­tobusiness learning opportunity. Fleets currently using CNG and propane fuels displayed a variety of vehicles, including a propane-powered school bus from Pinellas District Schools and a Ford F­550 service truck from AmeriGas. The City of Clearwater brought a 12­liter refuse truck and a Chevy Tahoe, and Precision Alternative Fuel Conversions (PAFC) showcase

Summer 2015

On Monday, May 18, the Tampa Bay Clean Cities Coalition (TBCCC) held a 2015 Florida Alternative Fuel Vehicles Expo in Sarasota, Florida. Hosted by UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County, this free public event gathered over 50 TBCCC members and alternative fuel vehicle stakeholders from the public and private sectors.

Spring 2015

On February 4, 2015, the Tampa Bay Clean Cities Coalition (TBCCC) held Tampa Bay's first ever propane fuel event. Hosted by the City of Tampa Fleet Maintenance Facility, the learning luncheon gathered 60 TBCCC members and industry stakeholders from the public and private sectors for an informational session on propane fuel.

Special Edition Designation Newsletter

The Tampa Bay Clean Cities Coalition (TBCCC) celebrated receiving official designation as a "Clean Cities Coalition" by the U.S. Department of Energy during a Nov. 17 ceremony.

Winter 2014

The Tampa Bay Clean Cities Coalition (TBCCC) celebrated receiving official designation as a "Clean Cities Coalition" by the U.S. Department of Energy during a Nov. 17 ceremony.

Spring 2014

On March 4, the Tampa Bay Clean Cities Coalition formally submitted its program plan to the U.S. Department of Energy for consideration for federal designation as a Clean City Coalition.

Fall 2013

On October 4 Tampa Bay Clean City Coalition (TBCCC) members along with alternative fuel stakeholders from around Tampa Bay attended a CNG conversion training workshop at the TPepin Hospitality Centre. This first of its kind training in the region was sponsored by Trillium CNG and supported by the TBCCC steering committee members: USF Patel Center, USF CUTR, EPC of Hillsborough County, TECOEnergy and Clearwater Gas System.

Summer 2013

On July 8, in an important step to bring Tampa Bay closer to achieving designation with "Clean Cities" by the U.S. Department of Energy, TBCCC held a "members only" strategic planning session aimed at making that designation a reality. Led by professional facilitator and USF Engineering faculty member Dr. Paul Schnitzler and steered by Stephen Reich, TBCCC coordinator and Dr. Jochen Eckart, Patel College research fellow, the session proved a succ