March 17, 2016
Jasna Tomic spoke about Grant funding/partnerships, Master Purchasing Program at the Municipal Equipment Maintenance Association (MEMA) meeting.

February 23, 2016
President and CEO John Boesel, Senior Vice President Bill Van Amburg, Policy Director Ryan Schuchard, and others will speak at the 4th Annual Clean, Low-Carbon Fuels Summit in Sacramento, CA. This is an invitation-only event. More details, including a preliminary agenda and information about how to register are available at

February 3, 2016
President and CEO John Boesel testified at the Joint Senate Environmental Quality Committee and The Select Committee on Climate Change and AB32 Implementation. Thinking globally, acting locally: the Paris climate accord and what it means for California’s climate investments.

January 28, 2016
President and CEO John Boesel spoke at The Utah Chapter of the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) 2016 Annual Seminar in Salt Lake City. The all-day event hosted 200 transportation professionals including public agencies (UDOT, UTA, MPOs and several municipalities), consultants, academia, students, and vendors. ITE is comprised of local transportation engineers, planners, and other professionals responsible for the safety, efficiency, and sustainability of Utah’s transportation system.

January 14, 2016
Alycia Gilde, Northeast Regional Director, presents on Northeast Clean Freight Corridors at the Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting in Washington D.C.. Her focus will be on on the Northeast Diesel Collaborative’s efforts to form an initiative to promote the development of clean freight corridors in the Northeast. Register online.




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Twenty-five years ago, CALSTART set out to create a sustainable transportation future. This October we mark the occasion with a timely gathering of national policymakers and industry leaders targeting solutions and actions to stimulate thinking toward a 2030 vision for a clean transportation economy

CALSTART's 25th Anniversary Symposium connects jobs, transportation, and the environment in developing strategies to meet 2030 targets. Preeminent policymakers and industry leaders explore pathways to get there from here by:

  • Establishing beachheads and building global markets
  • Understanding strategies behind today's smart money investments
  • Collaborating with state and local leaders to grow the U.S. market
  • Accelerating change through more efficient drivetrains
  • Featuring new-to-market cars, vans, buses and trucks


For complete agenda, click here.

October 24:  Opening Day 25th Anniversary Symposium

2:00 to 5:00 p.m.         Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL):  Opening Session, Vehicle Display, and Jet Propulsion Lab Tours

5:30 to 7:30 p.m.         The Athenaeum at the California Institute of Technology:  Opening Reception

October 25:  Symposium Continues

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Pasadena Convention Center:  General Session, Vehicle Showcase, and Blue Sky Awards Luncheon

5:00 to 7:30 p.m.         Members-only Reception (Symposium registration not required.)

Keynote Speakers

Mary D. Nichols, Chair, California Air Resources Board.  Serving as Chair since 2007, Nichols has devoted her entire career to advocating for the environment and public health. She values innovation, partnerships, and common sense approaches to addressing California's air issues.


Featured Speakers

Caroline Choi, Senior Vice President of Regulatory Affairs, Southern California Edison. Choi is responsible for the Company's regulatory strategy and policy at the national and state levels.



Click here for more information and to register. The website also includes information about sponsorship.