CALSTART
THOUGHT LEADERS TO KEYNOTE ANNUAL MEETING


CALSTART Annual Meeting and 2014 Blue Sky Award Luncheon

Featured Speakers

Christopher Grundler, Director of the Office of Transportation and Air Quality, US Environmental Protection Agency, Dr. Cheryl Martin, Acting Director of the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E), US Department of Energy, and Executive Officer of the California Air Resources Board, Richard Corey will keynote the CALSTART Annual Meeting and Blue Sky Awards Luncheon this December. Other featured speakers include Jerry Hirsch, Automotive Writer with the Los Angeles Times, Westport Innovations VP, Karen Hamberg, Pedro Pizarro, President of So Cal Edison, and many more.

View Preliminary Agenda

 
CALSTART'S DIVERSE MEMBER COMPANIES
Click here to see an interactive map of member companies.

CALSTART’s 150+  Member Companies and Organizations
(PARTIAL LISTING)
Making Clean Transportation Happen


CALSTART's 150+ member companies represent all regions of the country. Diverse stakeholders work together to accelerate the market for clean transportation technologies and fuels, and to secure our energy future.

Member companies rely on CALSTART to:

• Facilitate industry networking;
• Provide up-to-date information on policy and funding; and
• Keep them apprised of industry trends

From Sacramento to Washington, DC, we work with members to shape industry relevant policy and funding conversations. Are you interested in finding out more about CALSTART's member services? Call us today 626/744-5600 or check out the simple online application form
 
PLAN AHEAD FOR 2015 CLEAN TRANSPORTATION EVENTS

Plan Ahead for 2015 CALSTART Event Participation, Sponsorship Opportunities 

CALSTART is poised to present a compelling array of clean transportation industry events in 2015, ranging from its Annual  Industry Meeting and informative technology workshops, to its policy summit and HTUF meetings. To be successful and continue to conduct these events on behalf of the industry, we need your support and are asking two things. First, we invite you to participate as frequently as possible in our CALSTART events which are created and planned with you in mind. Secondly, we are asking for your financial support to sustain these events as we work to grow the industry and inform policymakers, fleets, and other important stakeholders of the importance of clean transportation. Plan now to participate in and sponsor our CALSTART events; plan now to support the events of your choice. We look forward to your involvement in 2015!

Download the event planner for 2015 here.

 
CALSTART VIDEO

Brief video about CALSTART featuring CEO John Boesel, ARB Chair Mary Nichols, California PUC President Michael Peevey, Lon Bell of Amerigon, Ichiro Sugioka of Volvo USA, Patricia Monihan of Energy Foundation, and Mike Simon of Transpower.
 

MEMBERS IN THE NEWS

Quantum Fuel Systems - Quantum Fuel Systems Enters Agreement with Fisker

Plug Power - Plug Power Supplies Fuel Cells for California Food Distributor

Green Tech Automotive - Green Tech Automotive Opens EV Production Plant in Mississippi

WAVE - University of Utah Bus Runs on Electric Charge, The Salt Lake Tribune

New Flyer Industries, Siemens - All Electric Demo Buses in Service in Chicago

Tesla Motors - Tesla Motors Inc.’s Secret Growth Weapon

Read other member news.

 
A FIRST IN ZERO-EMISSION TECH

Nation's First 60' Battery/Fuel Cell Zero-Emission Bus Will Roll Soon

CALSTART announced it has received approval from the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) to develop North America’s first-ever fuel cell/battery combination zero emission 60-foot electric bus. New Flyer Industries will build the bus that will enable it to operate in daily urban service using a unique combination of a fuel cell and batteries. Read the press release.
 
BROWN SIGNS KEY TRANSPORT BILL

Bill to Accelerate Development, Deployment of Cleaner Trucks and Buses Signed by Governor Brown

Senate Bill (SB) 1204, jointly authored by Senators Ricardo Lara (D-Long Beach/Huntington Park) and Fran Pavley (D-Agoura Hills), was signed by Governor Jerry Brown. The measure was supported by a diverse and broad coalition, including the California Trucking Association and the Coalition for Clean Air. Read CALSTART's President and CEO, John Boesel's statement.

 
MEMBERS
WEBINAR SERIES
Want to find out how to access millions of dollars in clean vehicle incentives? Attend the free webinar on December 16: How to Tap into Funds for Clean Fleets: The Expansion of Voucher Incentive Programs
 
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
CALSTART is seeking a detail-oriented, collaborative and proactive Junior Database Administrator. Click here for details about the job and how to apply.
 
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