The EV revolution in Ohio continues with exciting announcements from the Governor’s office.

2022-11-10T17:51:18+00:00

Governor DeWine announced on October 31 that $100 million dollars in public funding is now available over the next five years through the Ohio Department of Transportation to expand charging infrastructure deployment along major roadways throughout the state. This funding announcement is the result of Ohio's bold proposal to use funding available as part of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, specifically the National Electric Vehicle Infrastructure (NEVI) component, to create a robust EV charging infrastructure network throughout the state. This is a thrilling announcement for [...]

The EV revolution in Ohio continues with exciting announcements from the Governor’s office.2022-11-10T17:51:18+00:00

Clean Fuels Ohio Welcomes Adam Headlee To Our Team

2022-08-24T19:28:55+00:00

Please join us in welcoming Adam Headlee to our growing organization. “Adam joined the Clean Fuels Ohio team in August 2022 as Manager of State Government Affairs, where he monitors legislation related to CFO’s interests and works closely with stakeholders and elected officials to advance the organization’s policy goals in Ohio. After graduating from Wittenberg University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and a minor in Economics, Adam spent several years working in the Ohio Statehouse, first as a [...]

Clean Fuels Ohio Welcomes Adam Headlee To Our Team2022-08-24T19:28:55+00:00

Kristy Ramey Appointed To Position of Director of Development & Strategic Initiatives

2022-08-20T03:21:32+00:00

Kristy Ramey started her career in the congressional world as an Intern for then-Senator George Voinovich in 2008 while attending The Ohio State University studying Political Science. Upon graduation in 2009, she was hired as a Caseworker handling grievances with several federal agencies, including USPS, Dept of Education, Dept of Labor, etc. In 2011, she joined Senator Rob Portman’s team as the military/VA (Veterans Affairs)/Department of Homeland Security Caseworker. Shortly before the pandemic, she took on the additional role of Grants Coordinator [...]

Kristy Ramey Appointed To Position of Director of Development & Strategic Initiatives2022-08-20T03:21:32+00:00

CFO Policy Update

2022-03-31T14:03:56+00:00

  Senator Rulli announcing AOAI at the 2/16 press conference Senator Rulli giving sponsor testimony on 3/29     Accelerating Ohio’s Auto Industry Clean Fuels Ohio has been working for over a year on Accelerating Ohio’s Auto Industry (AOAI), a bill to move the electric vehicle industry forward in Ohio. Automakers have pledged to invest $330 billion on EV production by 2025, and manufacturers are deciding now where to site those facilities, and therefore where the jobs will [...]

CFO Policy Update2022-03-31T14:03:56+00:00

Accelerating Ohio’s Auto Industry (AOAI)

2022-02-24T13:13:40+00:00

Senator Michael Rulli at the February 16th Press Conference   On Wednesday February 16th, Clean Fuels Ohio took part in a press conference to announce Accelerating Ohio’s Auto Industry, a comprehensive bill designed to bring Ohio into the future of auto manufacturing. The press conference was held at the Ohio Chamber of Commerce, and the speakers included Senator Michael Rulli (R-Salem) who is sponsoring the bill; Steve Stivers, President & CEO of the Ohio Chamber of Commerce, John Walsh, founder [...]

Accelerating Ohio’s Auto Industry (AOAI)2022-02-24T13:13:40+00:00

Report: All Ohioans Stand to Benefit from Widespread Adoption of EVs, Including Those Not Driving Them

2022-01-27T15:23:47+00:00

A new report released on January 18, 2022 made the case for how proper planning and widespread adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) could benefit all Ohio consumers—including those not driving EVs. The 28-page report entitled The ABCs of Ohio EVs: A Policy Guide to Electrify Ohio is authored by the Citizens Utility Board (CUB) of Ohio, a nonprofit, nonpartisan consumer watchdog that advocates for residential and small-business utility customers. Clean Fuels Ohio contributed to the report. Intended as a guidance resource for [...]

Report: All Ohioans Stand to Benefit from Widespread Adoption of EVs, Including Those Not Driving Them2022-01-27T15:23:47+00:00

Senator McColley Tours Endera Electric Bus Facility

2021-11-18T14:32:48+00:00

On October 21, Ohio State Senator Rob McColley (R-Napoleon) toured the Endera Motors facility in Ottawa. The environmental technology company acquired Metro Titan, and with it, the facility, this past April and plans to turn the factory into their manufacturing hub for electric buses and other electric vehicles. According to an article from The Lima News, Endera currently “employs 25 workers at the Ottawa plant … [and] plans to hire another 150 or so workers in the next few years as it [...]

Senator McColley Tours Endera Electric Bus Facility2021-11-18T14:32:48+00:00

Congressman McEachin Introduces Clean Cities Act

2021-11-17T18:17:47+00:00

On October 12, Congressman A. Donald McEachin (VA-04) introduced the Clean Cities Act to authorize the Department of Energy’s Clean Cities Program. Clean Fuels Ohio is one of 75 designated Clean Cities coalitions working in communities throughout America to accelerate advanced and sustainable transportation. Clean Cities is nearly 29 years old but has never been formally authorized in statute. “Pollution and emissions from the transportation sector threaten the health and safety of our communities every day,” said Rep. McEachin (VA-04). “As we [...]

Congressman McEachin Introduces Clean Cities Act2021-11-17T18:17:47+00:00

EVs Shine at Ohio Chamber of Commerce Annual Legislative Conference

2021-09-27T14:57:05+00:00

Clean Fuels Ohio organized an electric vehicle exhibition as part of this year’s Ohio Chamber of Commerce Annual Legislative Conference. Fifteen state legislators took the opportunity to meet and speak with Ohio-based EV manufacturers. Endera Motors, DRR USA, and Lordstown Motors set up booths and had vehicles on site to answer questions and give test drives. In addition to policymakers, a variety of Chamber staff and other attendees took a spin on DRR USA’s electric ATV. They also whipped around the event [...]

EVs Shine at Ohio Chamber of Commerce Annual Legislative Conference2021-09-27T14:57:05+00:00

Federal Infrastructure Bill At A Glance

2021-08-19T14:29:14+00:00

On August 10, the U.S. Senate passed the Infrastructure Investments and Jobs Act (IIJA) in a 69-30 vote. The bipartisan infrastructure bill would provide $973 billion over five years from FY 2022 through FY 2026, including $550 billion in new investments for all modes of transportation, as well as investments in water, power and energy, environmental remediation, public lands, broadband and resilience. While many final details are still pending passage by the House and reconciliation of with the Senate bill, the current [...]

Federal Infrastructure Bill At A Glance2021-08-19T14:29:14+00:00