Empire Clean Cities (formerly New York City and Lower Hudson Valley Clean Communities, Inc.) is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit environmental organization with a mission to ensure clean air for future generations. As the designated local U.S. Department of Energy supported Clean Cities coalition, we are part of a national network of nearly 100 coalitions dedicated to advancing the nation's economic, environmental, and energy security by reducing petroleum consumption in the transportation sector.
We are committed to providing citizens & stakeholders with access to reliable information about alternative fuels and advanced vehicle technologies.
What You Can Do
Join one of our EV Data Collection Studies to Help Advance Zero-Emission Vehicles!
Calling all medium- and heavy-duty fleet operators! ECC and CALSTART need your insights.
Empire Clean Cities is working with CALSTART and partners to collect and analyze data from a diverse set of medium- and heavy-duty electric vehicles across different applications, geographies, terrains, and climatic conditions. Data from electric school buses, transit buses, trucks and off-road equipment is of particular interest to support the anticipated growth of electrified transportation nationally.
Empire Clean Cities is also one of the many clean cities coalition working to collect data through EV WATTS, an Energetics project. EV WATTS works to develop a national data resource on end-user driving and vehicle charging patterns, vehicle performance, and infrastructure to guide future fleet and infrastructure growth. The project collects and analyzes data to inform planning for:
If you are a public or private fleet in the Northeast operating heavy-duty electric vehicles, contact us at email@example.com to learn how to get involved.
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