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Houston-Galveston Clean Cities Coalition

The Houston-Galveston Clean Cities coalition works with vehicle fleets, fuel providers, community leaders, and other stakeholders to reduce petroleum use in transportation.
Houston-Galveston Clean Cities coalition

Contact Information

Allison Carr
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Clean Cities Coordinator

Allison Carr
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Allison Carr is an Air Quality Planner with the Houston-Galveston Area Council (H-GAC) - the Metropolitan Planning Organization in the Houston region. She has worked with H-GAC since 2010 and has served as Clean Cities Coordinator since 2011. Carr actively supports multiple Air Quality programs that have a common goal of reducing pollutant emissions and improving regional air quality. In particular, she has been involved in development, administration, and outreach for many alternative transportation projects. Some of these activities include regional planning for electric vehicles and local programs that support cost-effective vehicle retrofits, replacements, or conversions. Carr has also collaborated on recent Sustainable Communities regional planning activities in the Houston area.

Prior to beginning her work with H-GAC, Carr supported renewable energy and energy efficiency policy analysis and outreach for the British Consulate-General in Houston. She has a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a Master of Environmental Management degree from Duke University.

Houston-Galveston Clean Cities
3555 Timmons Ln, Ste 120
Houston, TX 77027
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Houston-Galveston Clean Cities coalition Statistics
Population: 6,284,311
Area: 7,943 sq. mi.
Boundaries: Counties: Brazoria, Chambers, Fort Bend, Galveston, Harris, Liberty, Montgomery, Waller; Cities of Houston and Galveston
Designated: September 4, 1997   
Alternative Fueling Stations:
   Biodiesel (B20 and above): 1
   Natural Gas: 21
   Ethanol (E85): 40
   Electric: 407
   Propane: 70
Annual Greenhouse Gas Emissions Avoided:* 26,309 tons of CO2
Annual Petroleum Savings:*
3,224,703 gasoline gallon equivalents
*2013 metrics