Monthly Webinars: NWGA arranges guest speakers each month to present topics of interest to the natural gas and energy industry. Webinars are regularly scheduled for the third Thursday of the month at Noon Pacific Time.

October 21: Oregon-Based Transit Fuel-Conversion Scenario
NW Alliance walks transit agencies and other interested parties through an Oregon-based transit fuel-conversion scenario. The NW Alliance’s online calculator ( allows fleet managers to make inputs that reflect their operating conditions, such as fuel economy, cost of fuel, per mile maintenance cost, cost of a new Diesel transit bus, the residual value of Diesel-powered transit bus, level of grant funding toward various bus technologies, as well as participation in the sale of environmental credits, like RINs and Oregon Clean Fuels Program credits, among other factors.