Initiative:
Maximize Use of Alternative Fuels

Goal:

Maximize the transition to alternative fuels for all forms of transportation, prioritizing fleet vehicles and river tugs.

Intended outcome:

Extensive conversion of vehicles to natural gas and electricity.

Strategies:

  • Encourage collaborative proposals to gain private sector, government, and foundation funding for infrastructure to facilitate conversion to natural gas and electricity, beginning with a project to explore the viability of gas-fueled towboats on the river corridor between Morgantown and Huntington.

Lead Organization:

Regional Steering Committee/Port of Pittsburgh Commission

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