Idle Reduction

Heavy Idling Fine induces NY company to invest in clean technologies

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Following complaints from residents of its delivery areas, online grocery company FreshDirect LLC has reached an agreement with the New York state attorney general’s office to adopt a program designed to eliminate all non-essential idling by its fleet of delivery trucks. It will also pay a $50,000 fine for violating state and city environmental laws that restrict the length of time trucks are permitted to sit with their engines running. Read more »

Shipping Association wins covetted U.S EPA Environmental Quality Award for Idling Policy

The New York Shipping Association (NYSA) has won an EPA Environmental Quality Award. Over the last 5 years, it has instituted changes to equipment and operations in the Port of New York and New Jersey that have resulted in a 45-percent reduction of air emissions per ton of cargo. Among the green initiatives was the institution of no-idling zones. Read more »

RTA-Citizen Advisory Board

09/10/2009 - 08:30
09/10/2009 - 10:00
Etc/GMT-4

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RTA Main OfficeCleveland, OH, 44113
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RTA-Citizen Advisory Board

11/12/2009 - 08:30
11/12/2009 - 10:00
Etc/GMT-4

Location

RTA Main OfficeCleveland, OH, 44113
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RTA-Citizen Advisory Board

10/08/2009 - 08:30
10/08/2009 - 10:00
Etc/GMT-4

Location

RTA Main OfficeCleveland, OH, 44113
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About RTA: Organization | Citizens Advisory Board
Mission Statement Read more »

RTA-Citizen Advisory Board

12/10/2009 - 08:30
12/10/2009 - 10:00
Etc/GMT-4

Location

RTA Main OfficeCleveland, OH, 44113
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About RTA: Organization | Citizens Advisory Board
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Idle Reduction Gains Steam

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In the month of June, 3 cities in Cuyahoga County passed Idle Reduction Ordinances (laws) that limit unnecessary engine idling from both light- and heavy-duty vehicles.  Our collaborative campaign (EDC, NOACA, CCACC, OEC) to reduce  emissions and concurrently save citizens & cities money, is beginning to gain steam!! Read more »

FAQ-National Clean Diesel Funding

(FAQ) Frequently Asked Questions: Recovery Act Funding for the National Clean Diesel Funding Assistance Program Read more »

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