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Washington, D.C. 20549





Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 21, 2021



(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)


Delaware   001-33480   33-0968580

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation) 



File Number) 


(IRS Employer

Identification No.) 


4675 MacArthur Court, Suite 800

Newport Beach, CA 

(Address of Principal Executive Offices)   Zip Code


(949) 437-1000

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)



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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:


Title of each class Trading symbol(s) Name of each exchange on which registered
Common stock, $0.0001 par value per share CLNE The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC


Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).


Emerging growth company    ¨


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Item 8.01Other Events.


As previously disclosed, on April 13, 2021, Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (the “Company”) and BP Products North America Inc. (“bp”) executed an agreement (“bp JV Agreement”) that created a 50/50 joint venture (“bpJV”) to develop, own and operate new renewable natural gas (“RNG”) production facilities at dairies and other agriculture locations.  


Pursuant to the bp JV Agreement, bp and the Company initially committed to provide $50 million and $30 million, respectively, with bp and the Company each holding $30 million of Class A Units and bp also receiving $20 million of Class B Units. bp made its $50 million contribution to the bpJV on April 13, 2021.


On June 21, 2022, the Company contributed $50 million to the bpJV and forced conversion of bp’s Class B Units into Class A Units.


The bpJV has several dairy RNG projects under development, and the Company expects RNG produced from such projects to be available beginning in the second half of 2022.







Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


Date: June 22, 2021 CLEAN ENERGY FUELS CORP.
  By: /s/ Andrew J. Littlefair
    Name: Andrew J. Littlefair
    Title: President and Chief Executive Officer