Andrew J. Littlefair is Co-Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer of Clean Energy, and serves on the Board of Directors of the Company. Clean Energy (Nasdaq: CLNE) is the leading provider of natural gas (CNG and LNG) for transportation in North America. It has a broad customer base in the refuse, transit, ports, shuttle, taxi, trucking, airport and municipal fleet markets, fueling more than 17,200 vehicles at 184 strategic locations across the United States and Canada. Clean Energy owns and operates two LNG production plants, one in Willis, TX and one in Boron, CA, with combined capacity of 260,000 LNG gallons per day and designed to expand to 340,000 LNG gallons per day as demand increases.
It also owns and operates a landfill gas facility in Dallas, TX that produces renewable methane gas or biogas for delivery in the nation’s gas pipeline network.
Mr. Littlefair also serves as Chairman of NGVAmerica, based in Washington DC. NGVAmerica is a national organization dedicated to the development of a growing, sustainable and profitable market for vehicles powered by natural gas or hydrogen. It represents natural gas companies, equipment manufacturers and service providers, as well as environmental groups and government organizations interested in the promotion and use of natural gas and hydrogen as transportation fuels. Mr. Littlefair and NGVAmerica were instrumental in gaining new federal legislation to encourage the growing use of alternative fuels for transportation in America.
In 2004, Mr. Littlefair was named an NGV Champion by the International Association of Natural Gas Vehicles (IANGV), reflecting his contributions to the growing industry.
Previously, Mr. Littlefair served as President of Pickens Fuel Corp (PFC), predecessor company of Clean Energy, which he co-founded in 1997 with Boone Pickens. Mr. Littlefair served as Vice President of Public Affairs at MESA Inc., one of America’s largest independent producers of natural gas. His responsibilities included federal and state government affairs (Texas, Kansas, New Mexico, Louisiana), as well as serving as Director of Mesa Environmental. In addition, Mr. Littlefair served as Mr. Pickens’ assistant for 10 years, coordinating special projects as well as being responsible for the company’s natural gas vehicle activities.
Before joining MESA in 1987, Mr. Littlefair was Staff Assistant to the President in the Office of Presidential Advance. He traveled on behalf of President Reagan to 60 cities and seven foreign countries.
Mr. Littlefair graduated from the University of Southern California with a B.A. in Political Science.
He was President of the Student Senate in 1981-82.