Dec. 7, 2016 
The Green Truck Summit
If you're interested in creating paths to zero-emission commercial vehicles, the Summit is for you. This event is the industry's premier conference on clean energy innovations. Learn more.

The Work Truck Show is scheduled March 14-17, 2017, at the Indiana Convention Center (Indianapolis, Indiana). Educational sessions and the Green Truck Summit begin March 14, and the exhibit hall is open March 15-17. Learn more at View event brochure.

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Vehicle Life-Cycle Cost Analysis Program
This easy-to-use program helps you evaluate vehicle acquisition cost scenarios using a Microsoft Excel template. Available on CD. Order today (NTEA member $49; nonmember $89). 
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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.

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GTA members: Nominate a Board of Governors candidate
Each year, GTA gives member companies the opportunity to nominate individuals to serve on its Board of Governors. The Association seeks candidates to fill two openings for a Board member to serve a three-year term beginning March 15, 2017. Please complete the nomination form and return it to Sheree Campbell at by close of business Dec. 16, 2016.
New and improved IdleBox tool to aid in reduction of idling
The U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE's) Argonne National Laboratory, with the support of the DOE Clean Cities program, relaunched IdleBox, an electronic education and outreach toolkit aimed at promoting idling reduction across the country. The new IdleBox is now available to anyone seeking an authoritative resource on idling reduction. Full story
AmeriPride adds super duty service trucks with XL Hybrids electrification solution
XL Hybrids, Inc. announced AmeriPride Services is taking delivery of 21 Ford F-59 trucks featuring XL Hybrids' XL3 Hybrid Electric Drive System by the end of this year. Full story
NREL report finds hydrogen fuel cell bus fuel economy up to 1.4x that of diesel, 1.9x CNG
DOE's Fuel Cell Technology Office released the latest edition of an annual report showing that the average fuel economy of fuel cell electric buses from three fleets is 6.8 miles per diesel gallon equivalent. Full story
Updated DOE biodiesel guide available
The biodiesel industry welcomed the publication of the DOE's fifth edition of the Biodiesel Handling and Use Guide, developed in conjunction with the DOE Clean Cities program. The guide is a comprehensive document designed to educate those who blend, distribute, and use biodiesel and biodiesel blends. Full story
Demonstrate innovation at the 2017 Work Truck Show Ride-and-Drive
Do you have an alternative-fuel vehicle or advanced technology available to showcase at the 2017 Work Truck Show Ride-and-Drive on March 15-16, 2017? We're looking for the latest innovations in clean fuels and want to hear from you. Contact NTEA Director of Fleet Relations Chris Lyon at or 248-479-8196 for more information. Exhibition at The Work Truck Show is not required to display.
GTA members: apply to showcase fuel-saving products at The Work Truck Show 2017
In an effort to promote the use of work truck fuel savings through lightweighting and productivity technology, Green Truck Association and its Lightweight Technology Council, as part of NTEA, are offering GTA members a unique opportunity to showcase product and equipment as well as educate the work truck industry. Application deadline extended to Dec. 9. Learn more.