North Florida Clean Fuels

Leaders in Clean Fuels: Jacksonville's LNG Industry

North Florida has become a leading hub for LNG (liquified natural gas) on land and sea. Learn more in this podcast about the growing demand for this clean fuel from leaders in the LNG industry.

-Robert Butts, Pivotal LNG

-Jim Wagstaff, TOTE Maritime Puerto Rico

-Rick Schiappacasse, JAXPORT

Fleet Electrification Overview

Have you considered using electric vehicles in your fleet?

Learn from our speakers - a business leader who has made the switch and a premier provider. Featuring:

  • Greg Holzmeyer, Vice President and GM, North Florida Sales Anheiser-Busch Budweiser
  • Alex Voets, eMobility Manager, Daimler
  • Moderated by Ben Moore, RS&H Sustainability Leader and hosted by the North Florida Clean Fuels Coalition and JEA.

Vehicle Charging Basics

Have you considered how you will power an electric fleet?

Learn more from our speakers - the state's lead EV advocate, an EV infrastructure veteran and a recent fleet installation project manager. Featuring:

  • Matt Alford, Executive Director, Drive Electric Florida
  • Peter King, Electric Transportation Project Manager, Duke Energy
  • Todd Brearley, JTA Design & Construction Project Manager
  • Moderated by Ben Moore, RS&H Sustainability Leader and hosted by the North Florida Clean Fuels Coalition and JEA.

Working with Utilities

Learn about utility coordination and the decision-making roadmap so that you will be empowered to electrify your fleet! Featuring:

  • Dave McKee: Program Manager, JEA
  • Melinda Fischer: Manager, JEA Electric Generation Planning
  • Baley Brunell: Manager, JEA Fleet Services & Business Operations
  • Moderated by Ben Moore, RS&H Sustainability Leader and hosted by the North Florida Clean Fuels Coalition and JEA.

Autogas Answers

Do you have questions about converting your fleet to propane? Learn about economic + environmental benefits; available on- and off- road products; tax credits/incentives; preparing a cost-saving analysis; and installing propane fueling stations.

Featuring:

  • Steve Whaley: Director of Autogas Business Development, Propane Education & Research Council
  • Tom Hopkins, Business Development Manager at Roush CleanTech
  • Mark Denton, Vice President, Business Development, Blossman Gas
  • Zach Rossley, Chief Operating Officer, KIPP: Jacksonville Schools (propane school buses)
  • Moderated by Ben Moore, RS&H Sustainability Leader and hosted by the North Florida Clean Fuels Coalition, Tampa Bay Clean Cities, Central Florida Clean Cities and PERC.

Propane for Paratransit

Paul Strobis, Director of Paratransit Operations for Broward Transit, explains his experience converting the paratransit fleet to propane.

  • Moderated by Ben Moore, RS&H Sustainability Leader
  • Hosted by the North Florida Clean Fuels Coalition and the Southeast Florida Clean Cities Coalition.

Renewable Natural Gas for Fleets

Florida fleets have shown leadership by transitioning their fleets to run on natural gas fuels like compressed natural gas (CNG) and liquefied natural gas (LNG). Both fuels have important environmental, health and economic benefits relative to diesel and gasoline. Renewable Natural Gas can take these benefits to the next level by capturing energy from animal waste, landfills, and wastewater treatment. Learn about RNG for fleets from our experts:

  • Sam Lehr, Manager of Sustainability and Markets Policy, Coalition for Renewable Natural Gas
  • Ernie Pollitzer, Owner, Clean Energy Consultants
  • Dave Clevenger, Managing Director of Fleet/DC Maintenance City Furniture
  • Ben Moore, RS&H Sustainability Leader (Moderator)