Transportation

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|

Webinar for 2019 Alternative Fuels Corridor Request for Designation Nominations

Please join the Federal Highway Administration and DOT’s Volpe Center for a webinar on the recently announced 2019 Alternative Fuels Corridor (AFC) Request for Nominations. The webinar will include a review of the AFC Program and the results of Rounds 1-3 of the nomination process. The webinar will then cover the 2019 Request for Nominations process [...]

By |2019-11-14T12:14:24-05:00December 5th, 2019|

The Micromobility Policy Playbook

The emergence of electric scooters into the roadways has changed the landscape of first and last mile transportation in cities. This new and exciting mode of transportation has the nation split. On one hand, the scooters provide a new way to get around in cities, but and the lack of effective policies around rights of way [...]

By |2019-06-20T21:32:03-04:00November 12th, 2019|

Overcoming Barriers to Smart Transportation for Underserved Communities

This webinar will highlight programs and projects aimed at tackling the barriers to smart transportation adoption by underserved communities. In 2018, Forth partnered with Portland State University and OPAL Environmental Justice Oregon on the Community-based needs assessment. This report explored how new transportation technologies will affect marginalized communities already facing transportation disadvantages. Forth’s Program [...]

By |2019-06-20T21:33:14-04:00October 8th, 2019|

Tennessee Sustainable Transportation and Forum Expo

The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC), Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT), and Tennessee Clean Fuels (TNCleanFuels) will hold the fifth annual Tennessee Sustainable Transportation Forum & Expo (STF&E) on October 1-2, 2019 at the UT Conference Center in downtown Knoxville, TN. The forum will highlight new research and technologies that improve transportation efficiency, reduce vehicle emissions, and address the mobility needs [...]

By |2019-07-16T15:54:53-04:00October 1st, 2019|

Electric Mobility Mixer at EV Tech Expo

Forth is going on the road again with our monthly networking happy hours! Join us for our networking reception coinciding with the Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo. Connect with fellow conference attendees and get the latest scoop on our efforts to promote electric, shared and autonomous mobility. The reception will take place at the Michigan [...]

By |2019-07-25T12:29:10-04:00September 10th, 2019|

The Forth Guide to Ride and Drives

Forth’s Program Manager, Steven Alaman will be joined by Terry Travis, Co-Founder at EV Hybrid Noire, and Kylie Morgan, Program Coordinator at Plug In America for a webinar exploring best practices for executing ride and drive events. From working with dealerships to coordinating volunteer efforts, this webinar will highlight lessons learned and offer recommendations [...]

By |2019-06-20T21:28:52-04:00August 6th, 2019|

Funding Transportation in an Electrified World

In recent years, fuel taxes and other funding mechanisms have not kept pace with the increasing costs of building and maintaining transportation infrastructure. Improved overall vehicle fuel efficiency has reduced fuel tax revenues.  The growing number of electric vehicles on the road is beginning to contribute to this challenge. Some states, perceiving that EV [...]

By |2019-07-12T10:56:30-04:00July 16th, 2019|

Advanced Clean Transportation Expo

The Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo, a conference and expo showcasing transportation technologies, will be held in Long Beach, CA from April 23-26, 2019. This year connected vehicle technologies, fuel efficiency improvement strategies and equipment, and drivetrain electrification will be the key focal points. Value registration rates available through March 15, 2019. View [...]

By |2019-02-19T16:12:49-05:00April 23rd, 2019|

Reach Your Driver Goals |The TNC Campaign.

We are transforming the way you drive. Getting rideshare drivers into electric cars can make a huge impact on adoption. Our TNC Campaign is targeted at rideshare drivers to increase awareness and educate drivers on the benefits of driving electric.  Forth's Program Manager, Tegan Molloy will be joined by guest speaker, Lauren Switzer, Oregon Marketing Manager at Lyft. They will [...]

By |2019-02-27T12:53:14-05:00April 9th, 2019|