Upcoming Clean Cities Webinars
Sesame Solar-Turnkey Nanogrid Solutions
July 20, Folsom, 9am - 1pm
  • Folsom Community Center, East Room. 52 Natoma Street, Folsom
  • 9am - Registration
  • 9:30am - Presentation
  • 10:30am-1pm - Display
Register Here
Presentation Slides and Videos from Previous Sacramento Clean Cities Webinars
Presentation Slides and Recordings posted Here
Grants Accepting Applications
Innovative Small eFleet Funding (ISEF)
HVIP has a $25M set aside for fleets ≤20 to transition to HD ZEVs. Funding strategies can include flexible leases, short-term rentals, truck-as-a-service (TAAS), assistance with infrastructure, individual owner planning assistance, increased available funding, and other mechanisms.
Read more about the program Here
Info about the 6pm virtual workshop on August 2 Here
SMUD "Shine Awards" for Incorporated Nonprofit Organizations
  • Spark Level - up to $10K with 25% Match Required
  • Amplifier Level - $10K - $50K with 50% Match Required
  • Transformer level - $50K - $100K with 100% Match Required
  • Applications may be submitted up to August 12 at 5pm
  • Application workshops have been scheduled 
Read more Here
California Clean Air Day 2022 Micro-Grant
  • Funding of up to $1,000
  • Bike rides, transit parties, clean air fairs, electric car test drives events, etc. 
  • Organizers must be from at least two of the following categories: Government Agency, Health Care, Community NGO, Business Organization
  • Applications are due by August 10
Read more Here
PEV DAC Call for Projects
The Plug-in Electric Vehicle Collaborative’s Disadvantaged Communities Committee (PEV DAC) has published a grant application template and called for regional projects to be submitted. The template contains:
  • The 7 criteria that must be met, information about the applicant and project site
  • Additional information is also available to assist applicants:
Read more Here
Workshops for Upcoming Grants
CARB Clean Transportation 2022/23 Funding Plan Workshop
July 21, 10am
  • $6.1B Proposed through FY 25/26 for ZEV Transportation
  • $3.9B Approved in the 2021/22 Budget
  • $10B Total to be programmed
Read more Here
New Updates, Regulations, and Requirements
CARB Advanced Clean Fleet Rule (ACF) Workshop
July 26
  • How to improve provisions for allowing exemptions and extensions
  • What ZEV models and configurations are available
  • Reporting exemptions and exceptions
Read more Here
CARB Regulatory Training
  • Large Spark Ignition (LSI) Fleet Regulation - July 14
  • MS525: Truck & Bus, Off-Road & Portable Equipment Regulations - July 20
  • MS511.2: Diesel Filter Operation & Maintenance - August 18
  • MS522: Air Regulatory Overview for Public Agencies - August 25
Registration Information Here
Safely Operate Natural Gas Infrastructure
You are responsible for knowing and safely operating your natural gas station and knowing all the most recent codes, standards, and regulations that are constantly being updated. Interested in in-person, on-line training? Let us know at this LINK.
The DOE is Hiring
The Department of Energy’s (DOE) Vehicle Technologies Office is looking to fill positions across a broad spectrum of technology programs.
  • Energy storage
  • Power electronics
  • Propulsion subsystems and electric machines
  • Advanced engines
  • Lightweight and other advanced materials
  • Heavy-duty vehicle systems
  • Mobility systems
  • Advanced and alternative fuels    
Read more Here
Sacramento Clean Cities Sponsors Make The News
Sacramento County Fleet Service Worker Employment
Sacramento County has opened recruitment for Fleet Service Workers with good pay and benefits. Applicants need only one year of basic vehicle mechanical experience. 
Read more Here
Upcoming SMUD-Sponsored Electric Vehicle Ride & Drives
  • July 23 & 24, 10 to 3: Arden Fair Mall
  • August 13, 10 to 2: McClatchy Park
  • October 9, Times TBA: Littleton Center in Galt
  • October 14/15/16, Times TBA:: Cal Expo
  • Other events may be scheduled
For more information or to volunteer to assist contact Jenny Matchell
Alternative Fuel Insight
Capture CO2, Make Degradable Plastic
There are at least three technology pathways to make degradable plastics from captured CO2 emissions: electrochemistry, biological conversion, and thermocatalysis, with the latter being the most mature technology. 
Read more Here
The Software Defined Vehicle
With decreasing development timeframes and increasing design complexity, OEMs are creating innovative approaches for designing, manufacturing, and delivering new mobility solutions.
Read more Here
Tesla Powerwall for Grid Management
25,000 PG&E customers who own Tesla Powerwalls will participate in a pilot program to create a “virtual power plant” for grid residency. 
Read more Here
National Drive Electric Week (NDEW)
September 23 - October 2

Training webinar for Thursday, July 14th
Register Here
LCFS Renewable Fuel Pathways
California Average Grid Electricity Carbon Intensity: California average grid electricity used as a transportation fuel in California: 76.73gCO2e/MJ.
Read more Here
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Low Carbon Fuel Credits
Conferences and Programs
Green Transportation Summit & Expo 2022
August 16 - 18
The 2022 Green Transportation Summit & Expo (GTSE) will offer attendees an inside look at the latest in fleet technologies and innovation and provide informative sessions featuring a who’s who of national and regional transportation leaders.
Read More Here
Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference and Expo
August 30 - September 1
Durham, NC
  • Produced by the 100 Best Fleets and NAFA Fleet Management Association;
  • Case studies from the best fleets, vendors, & partners;
  • Presentations on the most up to date sustainable fleet technology, operations, and implementation strategies.
Read More Here
National Drive Electric Week (NDEW)
September 23 - October 2

Training webinar for Thursday, July 14th
Register Here
Green California Schools and Community College Summit
October 18
  • Connecting environmental literacy and facility programs
  • Funding to meet water and EV Fleet requirements
Read more Here
Fleet Forward Conference
November 9 - 11
Santa Clara
  • Fleet solutions on electrification, Connected vehicles, Autonomous technology, Last-mile mobility, Shared mobility, Next-generation telematics
  • Expanded Ride and Drive
Read more Here
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