Operating Alternative Fuel Vehicles in Extreme Weather – Webinar

February 24, 2014
1:00 PM CST
Webinar is FREE
Program:  ACT Expo 2015 Webinar Series

Panelist(s) Info:
Tom Armstrong, Director of Fleet, ThyssenKrupp Elevator
Carl Suhr, Director of Fleet Services, Kwik Trip
Moderator: Patrick Couch, Project Director, Gladstein, Neandross & Associates

Duration: 1 Hour

Description: Though your fleet’s fuel type, engine specs, maintenance schedules, and driving routes can all be planned to optimize performance and fuel economy, there exists one factor that is always out of our control – the weather. Batteries, air pressure, gaseous and liquid alternative fuels can all be evaluated independently of each other, but how exactly do clean fuels and technologies perform as the thermostat reaches extreme highs and lows? How does driver behavior change behind the wheel? Hear from expert fleet manager as they address AFV performance under harsh weather conditions and learn how to reach the safest and most fuel-efficient strategy to avoid losing precious miles on the road.

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CNG Training Course

December 8,12,18,19, 2014
6:00 PM – 9:30 PM CST
Course is FREE, but MUST attend all four classes
Waukesha County Technical College, Transportation Building (Room #T111), 800 Main Street, Pewaukee, WI 53072
This four day training course is designed through the National Alternative Fuels Training Consortium (NAFTC) to educate and inform CNG technicians or automotive students about safety, service procedures, vehicle systems, and the nature of gaseous fuels. Upon completion, students will receive detailed information on how to complete the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) and CSA tank inspector certifications. This course is free but you MUST attend all four classes.

The instructor, Kenneth Zanders is an ASE Master technician with L1 and alternative fuel certification. Ken is also an instructor for the National Fuels Training Consortium teaching classes in CNG, LPG and Hybrid Technology. Ken has made a personal commitment to provide information and training for alternate fuel technology to high schools, colleges and industry. THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS: GTI, NATIONAL ALTERNATIVE FUELS TRAINING CONSORTIUM, AND WAUKESHA COUNTY TECHNICAL COLLEGE.

**This course is limited to the first 24 registrants. To register contact Erika Noble at 414-221-4487 or erika.noble@wicleancites.org or at the link below

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20th Annual Meeting/WSF Banquet

December 9, 2014
2:00 PM – 8:00 PM CST
Before November 26: Members $20, Non-Members $30 * After November 26: Members $25, Non-Members $35 * WSF Partners: Free
Miller Park, Johnson Controls Club, 1 Brewers Way, Milwaukee, WI 53214
Join us as we celebrate 20 Years of “Driving Wisconsin Forward”! At this event, you will have the chance to visit with Wisconsin Clean Cities members, Wisconsin Smart Fleet (WSF) partners, Natural Gas Advisory Committee members, the State Energy Office partners and many more. During this event, we will review the accomplishments of WCC in 2014 and what our plans are for 2015. The Board of Directors and the new Auxiliary Board of Directors will be announced, voting on the approval of the annual operating plan and budget for 2015 will take place, and awards and recognition’s will be handed out to WCC stakeholders and WSF partners. The event will also include networking opportunities with alternative fuel experts, tours of Miller Park, food, cocktails & more! THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS: ANGI ENERGY SYSTEMS, CONTRACT TRANSPORT SERVICES, KWIK TRIP & WE ENERGIES!

Schedule
12:30-2:00 PM…….…Sponsor Set-Up        4:30-5:30 PM…….Stadium Tour (Optional)
2:00-3:00 PM………………Networking        4:00-6:00 PM…….….Cocktails/Networking
3:00-4:00 PM…………Annual Meeting         6:00-8:00 PM…………..……..WSF Banquet

Miller Park Stadium Tour:
$6 per person.
Tours are approximately one hour.
Sign up when registering.
*Space is limited.

Lodging
We have a block of room reserved at the Potawatomi Hotel Casino for $139/night for 12/8 & 12/9. Please call (844)217-4100 for reservations and tell them you are with Wisconsin Clean Cities

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