for Electric Vehicles
In testimony to Congress, Electrification Coalition VP Ben Prochazka made the energy security case for electrifying the U.S. vehicle fleet and retaining the federal EV tax credit.
National data shows 2018 EV sales are up 83 percent on 2017—but the realities facing the EV industry and oil's virtual monopoly on U.S. transportation fuels means the inflection point in transforming our transportation sector has yet to be reached.
Washington needs to give further examination to its long run strategy regarding OPEC, which should include continuing policies supporting U.S. makers of electric cars.
The U.S. electric vehicle market will reach a major milestone this month as automakers reach 1,000,000 EV sales.
Crosspost: Climate Mayors and Electrification Coalition Partner to Rapidly Transition Municipal Fleets to Electric Vehicles
21 municipalities marked the launch of the Climate Mayors Electric Vehicle Purchasing Collaborative with a commitment to purchase 376 EVs, representing approximately $11 million in electric transportation-related investment.
New research shows that the energy demands of driverless computing draw less power from the vehicle than expected. Other factors such as efficiency improvements, flexibility for fleet operators, and the advantages of the electric drivetrain mean that power demand is a nuisance, but far from a dealbreaker, for an electrified autonomous future.
Dan Bowermaster is a program manager for Electric Transportation with the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI). He speaks to The Fuse about EPRI, electrical vehicle adoption, and misconceptions about EVs.
Uber’s new initiative is a large step toward increasing the number of EVs in its overall vehicle fleet, reinforcing the belief that TNCs will catalyze the transition to advanced fuels.
Investors want exposure to companies that are involved in the production and distribution of battery metals, particularly with electric vehicles underpinning demand.
The Electrification Coalition's recently released Zero Emissions Vehicles (ZEV) Scorecard evaluates the effects of strategies used by ZEV states to encourage EV adoption.