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25 Percent of Approved Utility Investment Going to Underserved Communities

Electric utilities have the opportunity to act as leaders in the effort to expand transportation electrification in underserved communities. These communities are an important focus for utilities because they often face disproportionate harm from transportation emissions and utilities as companies that serve the public are well positioned to ensure all segments of society [...]

By |2019-12-02T16:00:31-05:00December 2nd, 2019|

Join Us for Our 2019 Q3 Review on November 19th

Every quarter, join us for a webinar to review what we’ve learned about transportation electrification in the United States. These webinars are free to all and we encourage you to share this meeting information with your network. All content from the webinar are based on information available on EV Hub. We're holding the Q3 [...]

By |2019-11-05T22:30:45-05:00November 5th, 2019|

Public Funding for Electric School Buses More Than Doubles in September

Correction: An earlier version of this data story stated that Michigan announced that it will dedicate $13 million of VW Settlement funds to electric school buses. This has been corrected to reflect that Michigan announced it will dedicate $4.2 million of VW Settlement funds to electric school buses.   School is back in [...]

By |2019-12-02T09:23:14-05:00October 7th, 2019|

Less Than Two Percent of Utility Investment Going Towards EV Awareness

Market forecasters are predicting substantial growth in number of EVs on roads globally by 2040. Bloomberg New Energy Finance estimates that EVs will account for more than 50 percent of global sales by 2040. In the United States, the U.S. Energy Information Administration predicts that EVs will make up more than eight percent [...]

By |2019-10-28T17:44:42-04:00August 25th, 2019|

California Could Make Up 90 Percent of U.S. Electric Utility Investment with a Transportation Equity Focus

Public policies and programs aimed at expanding electric mobility options in disadvantaged communities (DACs) are gaining more attention as transportation equity enters the mainstream at major industry convenings, such as this year’s Roadmap, an annual gathering of policy leaders working to advance transportation electrification. In Oregon where the conference is held, policymakers are [...]

By |2019-12-02T09:22:17-05:00July 11th, 2019|

Electrifying TNC Vehicles Requires More Fast Charging

Switching to EVs could save drivers for transportation network companies (TNC) like Uber and Lyft thousands. The potential for extra money in their pockets would alleviate pressure as international protests against companies like Uber are picking up steam. Some studies suggest that the average TNC driver makes less than $10 an hour after [...]

By |2019-12-02T09:25:51-05:00May 9th, 2019|

Utilities Can Help Cities Fill the Charging Gap

Electric utilities are looking to fill in the electric vehicle infrastructure gaps faced by cities across the country. Investor-owned utilities have already been approved to invest over $1 billion in programs to support the growing EV charging market according to data we’ve collected for the Electric Utility Filings Dashboard. These utilities are not [...]

By |2019-06-14T14:30:35-04:00April 10th, 2019|

Switching to EVs can Save City Workers Up to $200 Per Year

Cities can save their constituents who use a car to get to work upwards of $200 per year by switching to an EV. These savings could spur spending and stimulate economic growth by keeping more money in a city’s economy. A key driver of consumer interest in EVs has been the potential to [...]

By |2019-06-14T14:30:42-04:00February 12th, 2019|

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By |2018-10-24T14:57:33-04:00October 21st, 2018|