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Future of Fuels

A vision of commercial road freight fueled by low-carbon sustainable technology

Overview

Introduction

Commercial freight transportation is at the cusp of a transition. Energy supply is changing with new fuels entering the market, increased cost volatility, and questions about the impacts of fuel. Yet low-carbon energy for commercial freight is in short supply and technological barriers to their adoption are daunting. Furthermore, mixed and competing claims obscure clarity on the sustainability of fuel choices. Credible, fuel-neutral analysis and solutions are needed to drive transition sustainably.

Mission

Our mission is to build demand and promote adoption of clean energy technology for trucking. We focus the efforts of leaders across the value chain to identify common challenges and foster progress on sustainable energy sources for vehicles with technology-neutral solutions including insights, tools, and events.

Our Accomplishments

How We Work

  • Development and use of Fuel Sustainability Tool
  • Development of Case Studies
  • Support for Sustainable Fuel Buyers’ Principles
  • Three in-person meetings per year
  • Quarterly member calls

Why Join?

We are a business-to-business initiative working with our member companies to accelerate the adoption of low-carbon fuels. Our members:

  1. Network and engage with peers to share best practices and address common challenges
  2. Collaborate with value chain partners to increase availability, and facilitate uptake of sustainable fuels
  3. Empower corporate teams to identify and evaluate viable alternative fuel options 

Fuel Sustainability Tool

Today, there is more information, and more people are expecting, vehicles and fleets to run on cleaner, more sustainable fuels—but which fuels are clean? And what makes them sustainable? Our Fuel Sustainability Tool simplifies sustainability for fleet owners and provides credible, comparable data for fleet planning and fuel purchasing.

Register below to download the Fuel Tool (Excel format) and Reference documenation.

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