Propel Fuels’ Clean Mobility Center Deploys Instant Carbon-Offset Options for Customers
by Jim Lane (Biofuels Digest) In California, Propel Fuels has become the first company to enable consumers to offset their driving emissions at the pump any time they fill their tank. Propel’s flagship Clean Mobility Center in Fullerton, Calif. offers customers the option to offset their carbon emissions by funding clean air projects through the Carbonfund.org Foundation.
Since Propel launched its CarbonOffset in May, customers have chosen to contribute $1.00 per fill to fully offset the emissions from their purchase more than 1,000 times. The two-month pilot has offset more than 160,000 pounds of carbon dioxide at this single station, which is equivalent to taking 84 cars off the road in the same two-month time period.
…Propel’s partner, the Carbonfund.org Foundation, uses the carbon offset contributions to fund projects focusing on renewable energy, methane capture, energy efficiency, reforestation and other carbon emissions reduction strategies. READ MORE