August 2014 Newsletter
In This Issue
Hobart CNG Refuse Truck Press Conference
High-Efficiency Truck Users Forum
SSCC 2nd Clean Air Golf Outing
Spotlight Video - Senator Joe Donnelly
Alternative Fuel News
Member Successes
Hobart CNG Refuse Truck Press Conference
HOBART, Ind. - The first Northwest Indiana garbage truck powered by compressed natural gas (CNG) will be unveiled at a news conference Monday (August 18) in Hobart. Mayor Brian Snedecor and city officials will attend the event, which begins 10 a.m. CT.  Registration is not required, but encouraged. Register here
High-Efficiency Truck Users Forum

 SSCC Hosts 2nd Clean Air Golf Outing

Spotlight Videos
This month features Senator Joe Donnelly as he congratulates South Shore Clean Cities on 15 successful years of improving Northern Indiana's air quality and reducing  dependence on imported oil. "Using energy responsibly is about being good stewards of our environment that future generations of Americans deserve" 

Check out our SSCC Facebook page for more updates and videos.
Senator Joe Donnelly's message to @SSCleanCities
Senator Joe Donnelly's message to
South Shore Clean Cities
Alternative Fuel News

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Tom Navarre

BOD President

Family Express Corporation


Brian Houston

BOD Vice President

Clean Energy Fuels


Don Hadley

BOD Treasurer

Lake Shore Ford Toyota


Phil Brauchla

Transfuels LLC/Blu. LNG


Bob Giguere

Inland Power Group


Rick Gosser

Gosser Corporate Sales


George Herina

AmeriGas Propane


Jennifer Kharchaf

Envirotest Systems


Shawn Seals

IN Dept. of Environmental Mgmt.


Steve Thomas



Shawn Waggoner

RelaDyne/Paulson Oil Company

August Events

Household Hazardous 

Waste Collection Event

(Last one of the year)

August 09, 2014
9:00 am - 2:00 pm CT 
CLICK HERE for a list 
of accepted items.
12th Annual Indiana Conference 
on Energy Management
August 12, 2014 
Hyatt Regency Indianapolis, IN
Webinar: Clean Cities 
Propane Infrastructure
August 12, 2014
Hobart CNG Refuse 
Truck Press Conference
August 18, 2014
Alternative Fuel Workshop &
Recognition Program
August 19, 2014
South Shore Clean Cities 
Clean Air Golf Outing
September 25, 2014
Youche Country Club
Crown Point, IN 
Other News & Events

Barriers to Alternative Fuels Survey
Let us know your thoughts and experiences on the adoption of natural gas (CNG & LNG), electric, and propane (LPG) as vehicle fuels.

Gas Can Exchange

It all adds up to cleaner air and water! NIRPC offers an annual gas can exchange program in cooperation with the Household Hazard Waste Collection Program.

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