Aug. 31, 2016 

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Truck Product Conference in two weeks
Explore state-of-the-art commercial chassis from 12 industry-leading OEMs at NTEA's Truck Product Conference, scheduled Sept. 13-15, 2016 at Edward Village Michigan (Dearborn, Michigan). Learn more and register.

Executive Leadership Summit in October
Gain insights into the economic, regulatory and business trends affecting work truck industry companies at NTEA's Executive Leadership Summit. This annual event is scheduled Oct. 25-26, 2016 at the Red Rock Casino Resort & Spa in Las Vegas, Nevada. Learn more and register.

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GTA/NTEA supports effort to include I-80 as alternative fuel corridor
At approximately 2,900 miles long, Interstate 80 is the second longest interstate highway in the United States. It approximates the route of the historic Lincoln Highway - the country's first transcontinental road. The Green Truck Association joins representatives of Argonne National Laboratory along with several Clean Cities Coalitions, state/local agencies and energy suppliers, in supporting the nomination of I-80 to be part of the first national network of alternative fueling corridors. Read more about the corridor project.
Battery-powered trucks a "big lift" for California utility
Southern California Edison is investing in a new generation of environmentally friendly service trucks whose overhead lifts are powered by the same kind of batteries used in plug-in electric cars. Read more.
Daimler to participate in SuperTruck II initiative
Daimler Trucks North America was selected to receive a $20 million award from the U.S. Department of Energy for the SuperTruck II program. The new award is part of a multi-million dollar, multi-year program to increase the fuel economy of medium- and heavy-duty vehicles while decreasing carbon pollution. Read more.
Emissions-free refrigeration unit project gets $400,000 grant
Renewable energy solutions company eNow received a $400,000 grant from the San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District to deploy its solar panel refrigeration solution in the area's transportation networks. Read more.
California Legislature passes greenhouse gas reduction bill
The California Legislature passed a bill extending a major state climate change law for another 10 years. SB32 continues the efforts of the California Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006, which originally passed to reduce greenhouse gas emission levels to 1990 levels by 2020. Read more.
New York City to test renewable diesel
New York City plans to test the use of renewable diesel in its fleet across at least four departments and in several hundred vehicles in 2017. The effort is to help meet Mayor Bill de Blasio's aggressive pledge to cut emissions from city fleet vehicles. Read more.
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GTA is moving the industry forward by offering vital resources to members on technologies to increase sustainability and efficiency. We encourage you to recommend GTA membership to other organizations committed to the green truck industry.

Contact us at 800-441-6832 or 
gtainfo@ntea.com for more information.