Automakers are on the move

Source: EV Hub   Over the past few weeks, automakers have yet again upped their commitment to electric vehicles. Last week, General Motors (GM) announced that it is building a new battery plant in the US. The facility is an addition to the Warren Tech Center in southeast Michigan and is slated [...]

By |2021-10-12T11:31:44-04:00October 12th, 2021|

What say you July sales data?

New sales data are in. July 2021 was the second highest month on record behind a bumper month in June. More than 59,000 electric vehicles were sold across the country. July 2021 nearly doubled the previous high for July. Tesla captured 49 percent of the EV market share with sales of the Model [...]

By |2021-09-27T15:10:29-04:00September 27th, 2021|

The Advance of the Advanced Clean Truck (ACT) Rule

Source: TRAA Vehicle Identification Guide.   On Thursday September 8, 2021, New York Governor Kathy Hochul signed legislation A.4302/S.2758. The legislation sets a statutory goal for all new light-duty vehicles sold in the Empire State to be zero-emissions by 2035 and all new medium- and heavy-duty vehicles by 2045. At the same time, the Governor [...]

By |2021-09-14T10:15:21-04:00September 13th, 2021|

What can we learn from the 2009 Stimulus?

Source: Wikipedia.    As we face down the prospect of a historical investment in transportation electrification in the INVEST in America bill, let’s take a moment to put this funding in some context. Turn back the clock to 2009. In the face of the Global Financial Crisis, the Obama Administration passed the American [...]

By |2021-09-07T10:20:38-04:00September 7th, 2021|

EVs Grow Strong in the Southeast

Source: EV Hub   The past few weeks, we have been working hard on a report with the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy (SACE) about transportation electrification in the Southeast (Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee). How have things changed since our 2020 Report? You can find out more when the 2021 [...]

By |2021-09-01T10:34:53-04:00August 30th, 2021|

Q2 in Review

Source: EV Hub   Ok the numbers are in for Q2 (April, May, June). There’s a lot of ground to cover, so let’s dive in.   Sales are up in a big way: June sales data just dropped, and they were a whopper. Over 66,000 electric vehicles sold in June – that’s [...]

By |2021-08-25T11:35:26-04:00August 23rd, 2021|

The cost of a fee

Source: EV Hub A quick quiz: Name one state that doesn’t charge an EV fee. California you say? Wrong. There are 22 states that do not charge any fees currently, but the EV capital of the United States is not one of them. California charges an annual fee of $100 for EVs [...]

By |2021-10-08T15:33:29-04:00August 16th, 2021|
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