April E-News
Triangle Clean Cities
April Newsletter
The Rundown:
Happy Earth Day! Don't have time to scroll? This month's highlights:
  • Funding: 2021 Bicycle and Pedestrian Planning Grant | Due: 6/30/21
  • Application: Duke Energy Park and Plug Initiative
  • Ride and Drive: Virtual EV R&D w Leilani Münter | 4/24/21
  • Webinar: Automating Fleet Workflows with Fleet Digitization 5/5/21
  • Conference: Carolinas Climate Resilience 5/10/21 -5/11/21
  • Conference: Virtual Sustainable Fleet Technology 9/4/21 - 10/14/21
  • Listen: The Energy Transition Show
  • Read: Chipotle Invests In Self Driving Company Nuro
  • Read: DOE announces SuperTruck 3, $100M in funding
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The Triangle Clean Cities Team
Park and Plug

Duke Energy will install, own and operate a variety of EV chargers to provide a foundational level of EV infrastructure and to help facilitate EV market growth across North Carolina. 

This will include installing, owning and operating up to 40 Fast Chargers at 20 locations, 160 level 2 chargers at public locations and up to 80 level 2 chargers at multifamily dwellings.

Additionally, Duke Energy will offset the purchase of 15 electric school buses by districts across the state in order to gather operational data and explore the capabilities of the vehicle-to-grid technology. 
Featured Webinars
An extensive list of webinars are available on our website. Enjoy our favorites below:
Virtual EV R&D w Leilani Münter

April 24, 2021
1:00-2:00 pm

Join Leilani, Southern Alliance for Clean Energy, and Natural Resources Defense Council for an Earth Week webinar where she will take us through the paces in her electric car and explain why she's an advocate for electric transportation powered by clean energy. 
Building a Biobased Fleet: Saving Money and Boosting Performance

April 29,2021
10:00-11:30 pm

Join Greater Indiana, the American Lung Association and B20 Club of Indiana to find out how fleets can use biobased products to save money, boost performance, and reduce their carbon footprint.
Automating Fleet Workflows with Fleet Digitalization

May 5, 2021
1:00-2:00 pm

Fleet owners suffer from an overabundance of information yet lack the ability to make that information to work for them automatically. With an insight and workflow platform, you’re able to not just make information actionable, you’re able to automate workflows that was never before possible.

What We're Reading
Need assistance applying or want Triangle Clean Cities as a grant partner?
Contact Caitlin Rose, crose@tjcog.org.
Triangle J Council of Governments