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


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


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

CFO Policy Update


  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)


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

Senator McColley Tours Endera Electric Bus Facility


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

Bill in Ohio House Would Provide Tax Credit to Ethanol Retailers


Legislation to provide a tax credit on higher blends of ethanol at Ohio gasoline stations is advancing in the Ohio General Assembly. Clean Fuels Ohio supports the bill. HB 165 would apply to blends of 15% ethanol (E-15) or higher. The credit of 5 cents per gallon would be non-refundable, meaning that a retail station would need to apply it against tax liability to the state of Ohio. However, the credit could be carried forward into the subsequent tax year. According to [...]

Bill in Ohio House Would Provide Tax Credit to Ethanol Retailers2021-05-31T18:07:34+00:00

Welcoming New Ohio Policy Makers


On Tuesday, November 3rd, another election in Ohio came and went. As those elections wrapped up, Ohioans witnessed the re-election of trusted leaders and the election of newcomers who seek to serve those in their districts and communities. We at Clean Fuels Ohio are looking forward to continuing our work with policy makers all across the state. We welcome and are excited to make connections and inroads with newly elected legislators, while furthering clean transportation initiatives with incumbent and re-elected officeholders. It [...]

Welcoming New Ohio Policy Makers2021-01-26T13:44:11+00:00