Clean Cities Technologies Conference – November 14, 2017




Clean Cities Technologies Conference
Featuring Low NOx and Zero Emission Technologies

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
8 am – 4 pm
Faust Distributing, 10040 East Freeway, Houston, TX  77029

Clean Cities Technologies Conference Program

9:00 am Panel – CNG
· Eddie Murray, Freedom CNG – Moderator – “A Look at Alternative Fuels for Class 8 Fleets“- “Freedom CNG Motor Week Spot
· Jorge Gonzalez, Cummins Westport – “Cummins Westport’s Next Generation Natural Gas Engines – Move to Zero
· Steven Josephs, ampCNG – “CNG and RNG Transportation Fuel Opportunities
· Ken Garland, Houston Distributing – “CNG Experience

10:00 am Panel – Propane Autogas
· Jackie Mason, ProCOT – Moderator
· Joe Rudolph, Roush – “Knock Out NOx with Propane Autogas
· Brian Green, Blue Flame – “Efficient Commercial Equipment Options for using LPG such as lawnmowers and forklifts
· Andres Montes, Houston ISD – “Houston ISD Fleet Operations

12:00 pm Keynote Speaker
· Jeremy Johnson, TTI – “Collecting and Using Real World Activity Data

1:00 pm Panel – Electric Vehicles
· David Owen, CenterPoint Energy – Moderator
· Dave Aasheim, ChargePoint – “Ready for the EV Revolution
· Robert Filosa, UPS – “UPS’s Path to Reduced Emissions
· Stacy Shutts, Johnson Space Center – “Renewable EV Charging and use of EVs

2:00 pm Panel – Operational Efficiencies to Reduce Fuel Consumption and Emissions
· Brad Kimball, SME – Moderator “SME Creating a Single Version of the Truth
· Shannon Sentell, Stealth Power – “Auxilliary Power Units for use in Emergency and Long Term Idling Vehicle Operations
· Kyle Kristynik, Jetco – “Technology and Transportation: How GPS Assists in Operational Efficiencies
· Allen Dennis, EPRI – “Reduced Idling Emissions Using Electric Transportation Refrigeration Units (eTRU)and Bucket Battery Racks

3:00 pm Panel – Funding Grants and Incentives
· Shelley Whitworth, H-GAC – Moderator
· Steve Dayton, TCEQ – “Texas Emissions Reduction Plan Incentives
· “VW Settlement Trust Fund Discussion – Timeline and Potential Projects
· Robert Veazie, H-GAC – “Congestion Mitigation Air Quality / Supplemental Environmental Program Funding
· Tony Dale, Propane Education & Research Council (PERC), TX State Representative – “Propane Autogas Incentives
· Ken Gathright, POHA – “EPA Diesel Emission Reduction Act (DERA) Projects
· Andrew DeCandis, H-GAC – “DOE and New Technologies