Shared Mobility

Seattle Installing DCFC for Ride-Hail Drivers

Source: EV Shared Mobility   Cities from Seattle to New York are working to reduce the impact of ride-hail trips provided by transportation network companies (TNCs) like Uber and Lyft. According to the Union of Concerned Scientists, ride-hail vehicles account for 69 percent more climate pollution than the trips they replace. These findings [...]

By |2020-06-22T14:40:46-04:00June 22nd, 2020|

EV Plaza Pre RFA Webinar

The Colorado Energy Office (CEO) intends to release a request for applications (RFA) for its Electric Vehicle (EV) Direct Current Fast-Charging (DCFC) Plazas Grant Program on July 1, 2020. This funding opportunity is designed to increase access to high-speed charging in and around the Denver Metro Area, or other areas as appropriate, for public [...]

By |2020-06-15T09:01:46-04:00June 17th, 2020|

National EMobility Equity Town Hall via Zoom

The National EMobility Equity Town Hall is a national conversation examining the different facets of the EMobility Equity ecosystem. Equity is a hot topic. However, equity is often a concept that is misinterpreted and/or misunderstood.  As the world speeds toward a future where EMobility is Electric, Connected, Shared, and Autonomous, how do we ensure that all [...]

By |2020-05-11T18:05:16-04:00May 28th, 2020|

2020 National Shared Mobility Summit LIVE

Unlike physical conferences where you can end up sitting through content you just don't need, 2020 National Shared Mobility Summit LIVE is delivered entirely online. Dip in and watch the specific talks you need to learn about cutting-edge shared mobility topics, or catch them all. It’s up to you! The pandemic has taught us [...]

By |2020-04-24T12:20:32-04:00May 5th, 2020|

EV Charging Construction Touch and Go During the Pandemic

Source: Atlas Public Policy Following a 34 percent increase in deployment between 2018 and 2019, EV charging station construction in 2020 has been stop and go as the pandemic grinds on. Construction delays aside, the charging industry has fared better than other areas of the energy sector and has been so far sheltered from the worst [...]

By |2020-05-04T17:13:34-04:00May 4th, 2020|

Cities Stepping Into Transportation Electrification

  Through the Bloomberg Philanthropies’ American Cities Climate Challenge, cities are doubling down on their efforts to increase their focus on newer strategies like transportation electrification.  Erin Galiger, Program Manager at Forth, Mike Salisbury, Transportation Energy Lead at the City of Denver, Dory Larsen, EV Program Coordinator at Southern Alliance for Clean Energy and Carla Walker, Climate Advisor, City of Cincinnati at Natural [...]

By |2020-04-14T14:17:06-04:00April 21st, 2020|

Dominion Energy Virginia Approved for $20.8 Million for Several EV Pilot Programs

On March 26, 2020, the State Corporation Commission of Virginia approved all EV-related components of Dominion Energy Virginia's Grid Transformation Plan 1B. The $20.8 million in approved investment includes rebates for make-ready charging infrastructure, rebates for smart charging equipment that enables managed charging, and utility-owned charging infrastructure at strategic locations. Approvals include almost $8 [...]

By |2020-04-27T13:59:44-04:00April 3rd, 2020|

Denver Poised to Become Ride-Hail EV Hotspot

Source: Colorado Sun Colorado burst onto the EV scene in 2019, implementing a suite of new policies designed to kickstart transportation electrification across the state. As a part of this effort, the Centennial State became the 11th to join the ZEV program last year, requiring automakers to ramp up EV offerings in the state to reduce transportation [...]

By |2020-03-18T09:44:11-04:00March 18th, 2020|

Forth Leading on TNC Electrification in Portland

Source: EV Hub    Ride-hail trips are 70 percent more polluting than the rides they displace, according to new research from the Union of Concerned Scientists. Nationwide, the number of Transportation Network Company (TNC) vehicles has more than doubled since 2012. In the nine cities where Uber and Lyft ridership is highest, TNC rides [...]

By |2020-03-02T15:52:20-05:00March 2nd, 2020|

Emissions Impact of For-Hire Vehicles and the Role of EVs

The launch of app-based for-hire vehicle (FHV) companies has led to increased shared mobility options, but the increase in vehicle miles traveled created by this growing sector has also presented challenges. Jen Roberton, Transportation Policy Advisor from the NYC Mayor’s Office of Sustainability, and Mark Simon, Director of EV Policy at NYC Department of [...]

By |2020-01-27T16:52:55-05:00February 5th, 2020|
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