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Greater Long Island Clean Cities Coalition

The Greater Long Island Clean Cities coalition works with vehicle fleets, fuel providers, community leaders, and other stakeholders to reduce petroleum use in transportation.
Greater Long Island Clean Cities coalition

Contact Information

Rita D. Ebert
516-492-4795
rebert@gliccc.org
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Clean Cities Coordinator

Rita D. Ebert
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Rita D. Ebert is the key staff member of the Greater Long Island Clean Cities Coalition where she has been the Program Coordinator since 2007. She administers all contractual and reporting duties for approximately $10 million dollars in federal Congestion Mitigation Air Quality (CMAQ) funding and close to $15 million dollars in DOE's Clean Cities American Recovery Reinvestment Act funding. As coordinator of one of the nation's largest Coalitions, she represents the interests of over 400 regional stakeholders in the promotion and advancement of Alternative Fuel technologies and programs.

Ebert is recognized for her leadership and contribution to the business of clean fuels and the benefits they bring. She has been appointed to national boards where she contributes her experience and regional ideas for our nation's future energy policies. These include the Boards of the National Clean Cities Coordinators Council as Co-Chair and the National Transportation Energy Partnership. Ebert was recognized for outstanding leadership, creative thinking, and accomplishment in achieving greater use of alternative fuels, other clean vehicle technologies, and petroleum reduction practices. In 2013, she was inducted into the US Department of Energy's Clean Cities Hall of Fame. Ebert also received the Benjamin Watson Leadership award from the Clean Cities Coordinator Council.

Greater Long Island Clean Cities Coalition
356 Oakleigh Ave #17
Baiting Hollow, NY 11933

Greater Long Island Success Stories

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11/13/2010

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Greater Long Island Clean Cities coalition Statistics
Population: 2,851,884
Area: 1,198 sq. mi.
Boundaries: Counties: Nassau, Suffolk
Designated: October 18, 1996   
Alternative Fueling Stations:
   Biodiesel (B20 and above): 11
   Natural Gas: 22
   Ethanol (E85): 37
   Electric: 203
   Propane: 7
Petroleum and GHG Savings*
Total Gallons
Saved
Total GHG
Avoided
Gallons
by AFV
GHG
by AFV
Annual petroleum savings: 15,479,149 gasoline gallon equivalents
See the Gallons by AFV tab for a breakdown of AFV-based petroleum savings.
Annual greenhouse gas emissions avoided: 35,575 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: 15,428,471 gasoline gallon equivalents
Greenhouse gas emission reduced by alternative fuel vehicle project type: 34,951 tons of CO2
*2013 metrics