Louisiana Clean Fuels




Date: April 20, 2017
Time: 11AM – 3PM
BRCC Automotive Technology Center
Baton Rouge, LA


  • Odyssey is one of many events being held across the United States and internationally. National AFV Day Odyssey is a biennial event created and coordinated by the National Alternative Fuels Training Consortium (NAFTC) at West Virginia University. This year marks the twelfth anniversary of the event and is themed “Driving toward a clean, secure energy future.”We are pleased to join Odyssey 2017 as we continue to drive toward a clean, secure energy future. With our event we will share the message of embracing alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles with our community, continuing down the road toward energy independence.

    Featuring VW Settlement Funding Opportunity for School Buses

    This year, we are proud to be a stop on the Blue Bird School Bus tour! Come learn about the basics of the CNG engines and transmission! See both CNG and Propane buses and get the latest update on the VW Settlement funding opportunity from LDEQ!

    Confirmed Speakers:

    • Ann Vail Shaneyfelt, LCF: Electric Vehicles and the Louisiana Market – An Update on Infrastructure, Federal Pilot Projects and More!
    • BRCC: Tour the new Automotive Technology Center & NAFTC National Training Center
    • Jenna Van Harpen, Blue Bird:  CNG and Propane School Buses
    • Dean Stapleton, PENSKE:  PENSKE CNG Demonstration Program
    • Kent Meadows, NGV Solutions: CNG Station Development Tips
    • REGI: Bio Diesel 101 – Made in Louisiana!

    Presentations and Case Studies on Natural Gas, Bio Diesel, Electric Drive & Propane 

    • VW Settlement Update
    • Last stop on the Blue Bird CNG School Bus Tour!
    • Indoor table top exhibit area
    • Lunchtime Cookout (Sponsored by Westport)
    • Tour the new BRCC Automotive Technology Center!
    • Networking

    Vehicle Display & Demos

    • Propane & CNG Blue Bird School Buses
    • Westport Propane Truck
    • Republic Services CNG Refuse Vehicle
    • Propane Dodge Grand Caravan
    • PENSKE 2015 CNG Freightliner Cascadia, ISX12G, 400HP, Allison 6 speed auto
    • UPS CNG Tractor
    • and more!Call for Sponsors & Exhibitors 
      • Lunch Sponsors (2):  $500
      • Event Sponsors (unlimited): $250
      • Table top exhibits (10): $150

      Contact Stephanie for more information.

Stephanie Pastor, Site Coordinator
Email • (985) 705-4253 • Host Page


Louisiana Clean Fuels hosted their Odyssey 2014 event at Goodwood Main Library in Baton Rouge, LA in conjunction with their quarterly stakeholder workshop. Speakers included Ann Shaneyfelt of Louisiana Clean Fuels and representatives from Republic Services, Solar Alternatives, Cummins, CleanFuelUSA and Siemens. Sessions included heavy duty options, a light and medium duty fleet vehicle panel, safety, return on investment, training, and a legislative update. Following the workshops, attendees were invited to lunch and a vehicle expo at the Botanic Garden at Independence Park.


Ann Shaneyfelt, Site Coordinator
Email  • (225) 342-7972 • Host Page