By Kate Doughty, Communications Assistant
Many of today’s cars are already available with connected and autonomous vehicle (CAV) technologies such as adaptive cruise control and automatic emergency braking. Testing of fully autonomous vehicles is underway in cities and states across the United States, including Arizona, Texas, and Wyoming. And 22 US states and Washington, DC, […]
Find your nearest Drive Electric Earth Day event!
Transportation is now the largest source of carbon emissions in the U.S. In celebration of Earth Day and the fact that we must transition transportation to be fossil fuel-free, Drive Electric Earth Day events will be showcasing the many shapes […]
On Saturday, May 11th, from 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM, The Wallingford, VT Community Bike Safety Day, will host it’s 21st Annual event, at the Wallingford Elementary School. This fun, interactive and collaboratively sponsored event always has something for all ages; from free helmet fitting to an obstacle course, and from bike safety inspections to […]
Smog surrounding Los Angeles. Image: Wikimedia Commons
Here’s a question: how dangerous is it to operate a gasoline engine in a closed garage? The answer is very dangerous, life-threatening in fact. The carbon monoxide emitted by the engine – your lawn mower or snow blower – can reduce the amount […]
Sorry, this is an opinion piece. I can’t help myself. I’ve already seen one too many truck and sport utility vehicle (SUV) ads.
Seeing the spectacular rise of Tesla in 2018 has been tremendous. From a hopeful to a real player. They are starting to reach profit stage and redefining the industry. It […]
Image: Flickr/Steve Jurvetson
What if you could go to a new gas station and fill up for 60 cents per gallon? How much would that save you and your family on fuel every month? Well, there’s no need to go to the gas station to get this great deal. Now, you can fuel up […]
May 22 Deadline to Sign-up and Earn Points for a Chance to Win
Walk to School Day, Miller’s Run School, Sheffield, VT Credit: Soph Hall
Way to Go! to School, an award winning, incentive-based program encourages everyone to make smart travel choices to school (i.e., walk, bike, carpool and […]
PEV include both all-electric vehicles and plug-in hybrid vehicles. Sources: PEV registrations – U.S. Department of Energy analysis of IHS Automotive data. Population – U.S. Census Bureau, Population Estimates, Annual Estimates of the Resident Population. Courtesy: U.S. Department of Energy.David Roberts
Greater availability of new and used plug-in electric vehicle (EV) models combined with […]
New Hampshire’s 2018 National Drive Electric Week events. The biggest ever! Image: Jon Gundersen.
And while we are at year’s end, it is a good time to reflect on what we’ve accomplished and make plans for where we should go. Drive Electric NH (DE-NH) has had a busy year in our roles […]
AllEarth Rail car. Photo: AllEarth Renewables.
There was a time when railroads provided most of the passenger transportation in the United States. The Great Depression dealt them a blow, and this was followed quickly by a second blow, as the county moved rapidly to automobiles after the Second World War. […]