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Aug 19: Propane green fleet forum


Green Fleet Educational Events - Propane (SSMMA)

WHEN: Wednesday, August 19, 2015 WHERE: Gary/Chicago International Airport, 6001 Airport Rd, Gary, IN 46406 TIME: 9:00 am – 2:30 pm Central Time RSVP to cyoder@southshorecleancities.org or 219-644-3690

In an effort educate businesses, governmental agencies, schools and consumers about Propane, South Shore Clean Cities is working with the Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission (NIRPC), the South Suburban Mayors and Managers Association (SSMMA) and the Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) to offer a free Propane Green Fleet Forum on August 19th, 2015 at the Gary International Airport in Gary, Indiana. This FREE event will feature national and local speakers who will highlight the features of propane and will suggest procedures for safely utilizing propane for fleets in the Chicagoland area. Propane fueled vehicles from across Indiana/Illinois will be on display and available for ride n drive opportunities.

Panelists will discuss topics including new OEM vehicles and equipment, aftermarket conversions, refueling infrastructure, alternative fuel regulations, and fleet management. Bonus sessions will highlight fast-growing alternative fuel markets such as propane-powered schools buses, and propane-powered mowers, and forklifts.

The Green Fleet Forum’s offer private and public fleets offer several educational tracks from industry experts and government agencies a unique experience with propane and more. Hands-on real world applications of alternative fuel infrastructure and equipment demonstrations including a one of a kind vehicle “Ride & Drive” at the Gary International Airport!

Why You Should Attend:

· A focus on local & regional issues and trends in green transportation. Bring in local policymakers, experts with knowledge about the needs of your market, and local vendors to help attendees find real-world solutions for their fleets. · All of the conference & exhibit space is located inside at Gary International Airport filled with a vast array of alternative fuel and transportation vendors and agencies. · First ever “Ride & Drive” featuring: Propane Auto Gas public works vehicles, law enforcement, first responder, limousine, school bus and work vehicles. · Explore the latest developments in propane fuel technologies and what’s to come. · Network with peers, vendors and experts in the transportation community, sharing tools, techniques, experiences and expertise. · Education forums lead by industry experts, fleet managers, School Bus and government agencies on: Propane, Government Regulations, Tax Incentives, Air Quality, Grant Programs and more.

This is a FREE EVENT serving breakfast & Lunch but you must be! registered

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