American Cities Climate Challenge

Reviewing 2019 and Looking Forward to 2020

The electric, shared and smart mobility industry continues to grow at a rapid rate, with advancements in battery technology, charging infrastructure expansion and continuing growth in EV sales. Forth’s Executive Director, Jeff Allen will join AVERE’s Secretary General, Philippe Vangeel to recap the top electric transportation industry news of 2019, as well as give key insights into what’s to come in 2020.  This [...]

By |2019-06-20T21:31:04-04:00December 10th, 2019|

Revolutionizing The Electric Car Buying Process

The demand for electric vehicles is growing rapidly and automakers are providing an increasing number of EV models for consumers. Electric vehicles provide benefits to both consumers and the environment, but dealerships still find it hard to make electric sales. At our October networking event, we will discuss strategies to educate consumers and dealers [...]

By |2019-07-25T12:32:14-04:00October 16th, 2019|

Dealership Engagement: Making The EV Case to Dealerships

Engaging dealerships is a crucial marker in the mass adoption of electric vehicles. Due to several barriers, most auto dealers are not equipped to effectively sell electric cars. The biggest challenge to engaging dealers to grow electric car sales is the lack of knowledge about electric vehicles. This webinar will address the barriers facing [...]

By |2019-06-20T21:29:47-04:00September 10th, 2019|

Roadmap 12

Sold out in 2018 with over 800 participants, the Roadmap Conference is the nation's largest and most advanced annual conference on electric and smart mobility. Held each summer in the Pacific Northwest, Roadmap includes over 100 national and international speakers, dozens of exhibits, regional smart mobility tours, and high-energy interactive sessions. Expect to make [...]

By |2019-02-27T13:28:42-05:00June 18th, 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 |2019-12-10T16:52:06-05:00February 12th, 2019|

Atlanta and Seattle Named Bloomberg’s First American Cities Climate Challenge Winners

On September 14th Mike Bloomberg named Atlanta and Seattle in the first round of winning cities in the American Cities Climate Challenge. The cities were praised for their ambitious climate action plans and their specific projects aimed at the transit and buildings sectors. The winning cities will be provided resources and support in addition [...]

By |2018-09-19T18:00:35-04:00September 19th, 2018|