United States

Comparing the Total Cost of Ownership of the Most Popular Vehicles in the United States

2024-03-13T12:21:42-04:00

A new analysis by Atlas Public Policy compares the costs of owning the most popular gasoline vehicles sold in the United States in 2023 with electric vehicle alternatives.

Comparing the Total Cost of Ownership of the Most Popular Vehicles in the United States2024-03-13T12:21:42-04:00

Driving Change: A State Playbook for Equitable Electric School Bus Policy

2024-03-13T12:31:55-04:00

Driving Change: A State Playbook for Equitable Electric School Bus Policy presents a range of approaches and resources, recognizing the vital role state policymakers play and the need for a coordinated effort both within states and with federal and local decision makers to ensure an effective transition to clean electric school buses.

Driving Change: A State Playbook for Equitable Electric School Bus Policy2024-03-13T12:31:55-04:00

National Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Formula Program (NEVI) Brief for State Public Utility Commissions

2024-03-26T11:18:53-04:00

This report provides essential information on NEVI related to state implementation and utility responsibilities along with considerations and potential roles for PUCs.

National Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Formula Program (NEVI) Brief for State Public Utility Commissions2024-03-26T11:18:53-04:00

Charging Ahead: Grid Planning for Vehicle Electrification

2024-01-23T15:34:34-05:00

This report provides a holistic, national-level examination of transportation electrification challenges that directly impact integrated distribution planning, and outlines how coordinated planning that addresses the largest grid challenges can help instill confidence in long-term plans.

Charging Ahead: Grid Planning for Vehicle Electrification2024-01-23T15:34:34-05:00

Your Influence Matters: Peer Influence and EV Adoption

2023-12-14T13:45:16-05:00

Whether it’s called peer pressure, social contagion, or the neighborhood effect, the phenomenon is clear: as social beings, humans have the ability to influence one another by their actions. In this report, Generation180 explores how peer influence is playing a key role in accelerating the adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) across the United States.

Your Influence Matters: Peer Influence and EV Adoption2023-12-14T13:45:16-05:00

Manufacturing Capacity for Heavy-Duty Zero-Emission Vehicles in the United States

2024-01-23T10:53:37-05:00

​Atlas Public Policy assessed the current and planned production capacity for class 4-8 heavy-duty zero-emission vehicles in the United States based on publicly available information from vehicle manufacturers and news sources. The report discusses manufacturers plans to increase manufacturing capacity for heavy-duty zero-emission vehicles through building new facilities, expanding existing facilities, and the recalibration of production at facilities that are capable of producing both internal combustion and zero-emission vehicles side-by-side. 

Manufacturing Capacity for Heavy-Duty Zero-Emission Vehicles in the United States2024-01-23T10:53:37-05:00

ChargEVC-NJ Study: Electrification of New Jersey’s School Buses

2023-12-14T12:40:44-05:00

This study explores the current landscape of school buses in New Jersey, estimates the economic and environmental impacts that come with full school bus electrification, and identifies the most crucial barriers to school bus electrification in the State, identifying specific pathways to address those issues and recommendations to make adoption feasible.

ChargEVC-NJ Study: Electrification of New Jersey’s School Buses2023-12-14T12:40:44-05:00

Evaluating EV Charger Reliability and Performance

2023-12-07T12:38:32-05:00

In an effort to identify processes for measuring, verifying, and evaluating charger reliability and performance, the National Association of State Energy Officials (NASEO) and the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) convened an online Evaluating EV Charger Reliability and Performance Charrette on June 13, 2023. The charette was facilitated by Atlas Public Policy staff, and invited participants included a balanced representation of stakeholders from the EV charging industry, state and federal government agencies, including State Energy Offices and State Departments of Transportation, utilities, and consulting firms.

Evaluating EV Charger Reliability and Performance2023-12-07T12:38:32-05:00