Paso del Norte Clean Cities Coalition

Research output: NRELFact Sheet


Designated the 41st Clean Cities coalition in November 1995, the Paso del Norte Clean Cities Coalition (PDNCCC) is the first in the country to gain international participation. Spanning the U.S.-Mexico border; the coalition includes stakeholders from El Paso, Texas; Ciudad Juarez, Mexico; and Las Cruces, New Mexico. PDNCCC developed a comprehensive plan to jump-start its program place,alternative fuel vehicles (AFVs) on the road, and eliminate barriers inhibiting alternative fuel market growth. PDNCC raised more than $2.3 million for alternative fuel activities and clean air initiatives in less than 26 months. In 1998, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recognized that PDNCCC accomplishment with its Rainmaker Award for leveraging the most funds from outside sources. PDNCCCis proud of its efforts to drive the alternative fuels and AFV market in the El Paso/Juarez region.
Original languageAmerican English
Number of pages2
StatePublished - 1999

NREL Publication Number

  • NREL/FS-540-26917


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