04/01/2007-04/04/2007 13TH NAT'L ALTERNATIVE FUELS & VEHICLES CONFERENCE & EXPO
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Published on Sat, Mar 10, 2007
By: The LACar Editorial Staff
The 13th national Alternative Fuels and Vehicles Conference and Expo The conference has long supported nonpetroleum fuels including natural gas, ethanol, biodiesel, propane, and electricity; and the alternative fuel vehicles (AFVs) that can use those fuels. The conference has gone beyond strictly defined alternative fuels, embracing advanced technologies that result in fuel efficiency, petroleum displacement and emissions improvements. Included in the areas of interest are hybrid-electric and plug-in hybrid technologies; blends, including hydrogen; fuel cells; and, idle-reduction devices. The conference features more than 150 speakers and is expected to draw 1,500 registrants for 3 days of activities including: workshops, sessions, lectures, networking, a free public forum, and a trade show for industry professionals. The trade show features over 100 exhibitors displaying products and services available for purchase and use today. Attendees see cutting-edge vehicles and technologies from exhibitors who share the practical knowledge their businesses have gained through real-world applications. The Ride-n-Drive features the latest vehicles that run on alternative fuels and that are available for purchase today. Location Information Anaheim is located in the heart of Southern California. Anaheim is in Orange County where you'll find 42 miles of white sandy beaches, exhilarating amusement parks, luxury hotels as well as world-famous dining, entertainment and shopping. The conference sessions will be held at the Marriott Anaheim, which is the official conference hotel and is located at 700 W Convention Way. The Expo will be held in the Anaheim Convention Center located at 800 W Katella Avenue. Click here for more information