Clean Energy Fuels CEO Andrew Littlefair Will Keynote CleanTechOC 2013 Conference & Expo

Clean Energy Fuels CEO Andrew Littlefair Will Keynote CleanTechOC 2013 
Conference & Expo 
Program Also Features a Showcase of Clean Technology and
Sustainability Best Practices 
IRVINE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/11/13 --  CleanTechOC, a trade
association created to promote the Orange County clean technology
industry, today announced that Andrew Littlefair, President and CEO
of Clean Energy Fuels, will serve as the keynote speaker at the
association's fourth annual conference and expo held September 16,
2013 at the Hyatt Regency in Irvine. 
Littlefair leads Clean Energy Fuels, the largest provider of
vehicular natural gas in North America. He previously served as
Chairman of NGVAmerica, a national organization dedicated to the
development of a growing, sustainable, and profitable market for
vehicles powered by natural gas.  
"The CleanTechOC annual conference is an especially important event
due to the growing focus on energy independence and sustainability
throughout corporate America and government at all levels," said Greg
Trimarche, President of CleanTechOC. "This conference presents a
unique opportunity for business professionals, public officials, and
others to learn about the newest developments in the clean technology
industry and the sustainability initiatives that will propel our
county and state economy in the years to come." 
Additional speakers at the conference include Dr. Scott Samuelsen,
Director at Advanced Power and Energy Program at UCI, Ryan Baron,
Senior Deputy County Counsel for the County of Orange, Cliff Wallace,
Deputy CEO for Orange County Great Park, Jim Herberg, General Manager
of Orange County Sanitation District, Marc Campopiano, Latham &
Watkins, Bob Gilleskie, Regional Energy Program Manager for Marine
Corps Installations West at Camp Pendleton, Dan Cohee, Vice
President, PDE, Mark Hilpert, SUNPOWER Corporation, Dave Hood,
President and CEO of DH3 & Associates, Ted Papagiannis, Knobbe
Martens, Harrison Clay, President of Clean Energy Renewable Fuels,
Joe Pike, VP Agility Fuel Systems, Brian Olson, CEO Quantum
Corporation, Chris Therriault, Skipping Stone, Mark Martinez, Manger
DSM Strategy and Policy Southern California Edison, Michel Kamel, CEO
MelRok, Scot Duncan, CEO Enerliance, Erron Williams, Senior Director
 Engineering Operations for The Irvine Company, and Rich Bluth,
Vice President Energy Management, The Irvine Company Office
Featured topics for the conference include The Coming CleanTech
Explosion; Increasing Investor Demand; Military Procurement of
CleanTech; the Natural Gas Boom; Energy Efficiency and Smart Grid; as
well as numerous other hot topics in Orange County CleanTech. A "test
drive mania," in which several of the most popular electric and
alternative fuel vehicles will be tested, will also take place at the
The CTOC Conference and Expo is a platform for the exchange of ideas,
information and business opportunities for clean technology
companies, local governments and government agencies, and academia,
to promote education, investment, joint business ventures and
networking for the growing cleantech industry that continues to be a
significant part of the Southern California economy.  
"The Cleantech industry is in the midst of a resurgence clearly
apparent in the rapid deployment and procurement from both public and
private sectors of new clean technologies throughout the industry; in
particular, with regard to impacts from natural gas and energy
efficiency needs and requirements," said Scott Kitcher, Executive
Director of CleanTech OC. "Cleantech, whether you realize it or not,
is already all around you and is here to stay."  
Organizations and individuals interested in exhibiting at the
conference or membership in the organization should contact Scott
Kitcher at 949-585-2988 or email For more
information, visit  
All company names are trademarks of their respective owners.
CleanTech OC is a trademark of CleanTech OC, a not-for-profit trade
Dan Chmielewski
Madison Alexander PR
Heather Yount 
Madison Alexander PR 
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