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East Bay Clean Cities Coalition (Oakland)

The East Bay Clean Cities coalition (Oakland) works with vehicle fleets, fuel providers, community leaders, and other stakeholders to reduce petroleum use in transportation.
East Bay Clean Cities coalition (Oakland)

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Richard Battersby
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Clean Cities Coordinator

Richard Battersby
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Richard Battersby is the Equipment Services Manager for the City of Oakland and has been Coordinator of the East Bay (Oakland) Clean Cities coalition since 2003.

Battersby has over 25 years of experience in the fleet industry and has written and participated in numerous local, state, and federal grant-funded projects. Battersby is a certified automotive fleet manager and a certified public fleet professional. He holds over 40 Automotive Service Excellence certifications.

Battersby is an active member in Public Fleet Supervisor's Association, American Public Works Association, and the California County Fleet Managers Association. He is also a past chairman and officer of the NAFA Fleet Management Association San Francisco Chapter.

City of Oakland
7101 Edgewater Dr, Bldg 2
Oakland, CA 94621

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East Bay Clean Cities coalition (Oakland) Statistics
Population: 2,673,096
Area: 1,516 sq. mi.
Boundaries: Counties: Alameda, Contra Costa; City of Oakland
Designated: October 21, 1994   
Alternative Fueling Stations:
   Biodiesel (B20 and above): 2
   Natural Gas: 15
   Ethanol (E85): 11
   Electric: 722
   Hydrogen: 4
   Propane: 28
Petroleum and GHG Savings*
Total Gallons
Total GHG
by AFV
by AFV
Annual petroleum savings: 8,787,874 gasoline gallon equivalents
See the Gallons by AFV tab for a breakdown of AFV-based petroleum savings.
Annual greenhouse gas emissions avoided: 30,891 tons of CO2
See the GHG by AFV tab for a breakdown of AFV-based greenhouse gas savings.
Annual petroleum savings by alternative fuel vehicle project type: 8,198,074 gasoline gallon equivalents
Greenhouse gas emission reduced by alternative fuel vehicle project type: 23,626 tons of CO2
*2013 metrics