Fuels Fix The Fuels Fix is a quarterly electronic magazine "ezine" publication from Clean Cities coalitions. The Fix contains articles on actions taking place throughout the United States related to alternative fuels and advanced transportation technologies. We hope you enjoy the publication! To download the latest edition of the Fuels Fix visit www.fuelsfix.com. Inside the [...]
Answer: Two new mobile tools have recently become available: Station Locator app for Android: Android users can now access the Station Locator app through the Google Play store. As with the original iPhone app version, users can access the Station Locator from their mobile device and find the 20 closest stations within a 30-mile radius. Results display [...]
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Answer: Last month we learned about how the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) determines and reports conventional light-duty vehicle fuel economy ratings. While alternative fuel vehicle (AFV) fuel economy testing is largely similar to that of conventional fuels, the EPA makes some adjustments to account for different vehicle technology and fuel energy content. By tailoring [...]
Question of the Month: How are conventional light-duty vehicle fuel economy ratings determined and reported?
Answer: It’s important to understand the who, what, when, where, and why (and how!) of fuel economy testing and labeling. In particular, you may be interested in the recent changes described below (see “When” section). “Who” is tested? Most light-duty vehicles must be tested for fuel economy. Exceptions include motorcycles, pickup trucks and cargo vans [...]