New York

Fleet Electrification Generates Big Savings

Cities working to electrify their fleets are seeing significant savings, according to recent data from New York. Last week, news broke that the maintenance costs on all-electric fleet vehicles operated by the New York City Department of Citywide Administrative Services (DCAS) are as much as 88 percent lower than hybrid and gas-powered fleet vehicles. The results [...]

Fleet Electrification Generates Big Savings2019-06-05T13:29:58-04:00

Public Hearing on Emissions Standards for Motor Vehicles and Motor Vehicle Engines

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) is proposing to amend 6 NYCRR Part 218, Emission Standards for Motor Vehicles and Motor Vehicle Engines to incorporate California's latest revisions to its low emission vehicle III greenhouse gas (GHG) program for model years 2021-2025. In addition, the amendment clarifies the provision that [...]

Public Hearing on Emissions Standards for Motor Vehicles and Motor Vehicle Engines2019-01-28T15:52:57-04:00

Portland General Electric Submits EV Charging Pilot Program & Con Ed’s BIR Tariff is Suspended

Filing status updates from February include Portland General Electric's filing of an electric vehicle (EV) charging pilot program and the suspension of Consolidated Edison's tariff. Portland General Electric submitted its proposed EV charging pilot program on February 15, 2019. A previous program had been withdrawn in 2017. PGE proposes to support the deployment of [...]

Portland General Electric Submits EV Charging Pilot Program & Con Ed’s BIR Tariff is Suspended2019-03-06T13:31:04-04:00

New York Public Service Commission Approves Multi-Electric Utilities DCFC Programs

The New York Public Service Commission has approved an up to $31.6 M DC fast charging incentive program for six investor-owned electric utilities in the state. The electric utilities will provide incentives for publicly accessible DCFC stations, with decreasing annual incentives offered every year for up to seven years. Approved maximum stations range between [...]

New York Public Service Commission Approves Multi-Electric Utilities DCFC Programs2019-03-04T18:04:37-04:00

New York State Releases its Draft Beneficiary Mitigation Plan

On September 5, 2018, New York State released its Beneficiary Mitigation Plan to outline the use of their $127.7 million in VW settlement funds. A breakdown of the funds by action item is below. New York plans to devote at least 60% of its funds toward the electrification of both on- and off-road equipment. [...]

New York State Releases its Draft Beneficiary Mitigation Plan2018-09-06T07:51:00-04:00