The Department of Energy is helping the National Parks
Service fulfill its mission on every level by adopting
alternative fuel vehicles, minimizing petroleum use, and
reducing greenhouse gas emissions from transportation
through the Clean Cities National Parks Initiative.
The Department of Energy announced a conditional
commitment for a $259 million loan to Alcoa Inc., which, if
would support the company’s Alcoa, Tennessee,
manufacturing facility in producing high-strength aluminum
for North American automakers.
The Energy Department announced awarded millions for 11
projects aimed at improving potential buyers’ experiences
with alternative fuel and plug-in electric vehicles,
supporting training, and integrating alternative fuels into