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New York’s New Electric Vehicle Rebate

Last year, the NY state legislature took a major step forward by approving New York’s first consumer electric vehicle rebate program in the 2016-17 budget!

The New York rebate offers a discount of $500 – $2,000 for the sale or lease of an electric vehicle. Known as the Drive Clean rebate, the amount is […]

How Has Going Electric (car, not guitar) Changed Our Lifestyle?

Barbara delivers Green Energy Times, what they consider the “real news” paper, with their all-electric Nissan Leaf.

By Barb and Greg Whitchurch

Short answer: it hasn’t. One year ago we bought a 2008 Toyota Prius with 107K miles for $6,600. Last October we bought a 2015 Nissan Leaf with 33K miles for $12K. (The […]

Detroit’s Death Wish Comes Roaring Back

From: TAKING THE INITIATIVE: Carl Pope’s Blog, March 6, 2017 Washington, DC

The oil industry, and its “deep state” allies in the Trump Administration, have lured US auto companies into a potentially fatal political trap, chumming Detroit by tapping into the deeply embedded penchant of the Big Three for chasing short-term market trends at […]

Drive Electric Week 2016 Events in VT and NH

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Join Drive Electric VT on September 11, 13, and 14.

Come to an event and take a test drive. You’ll be able to learn from owners about their experiences with these efficient and fun to drive/ride electric cars and bikes. Find out if driving electric is right for you.

Come see the cars and […]

Electric Vehicle Expo

September 11, 12 to 4 pm – At the New London Historical Society (179 Little Sunapee Rd, New London, NH). Hosted by the New London Energy Committee, this event is part of National Drive Electric Week. Electric vehicle owners and dealers will be on hand to show off their “rigs” and offer test rides and […]

Solar and Electric Car Drive In Movie!

You are invited to the Electric Vehicle Drive-In Movie presented by SunCommon

The event will celebrate the smart pairing of solar power and electric vehicles. Imagine driving for the equivalent of $1 per gallon of gasoline – that’s what this pairing would feel like in your wallet!

Enjoy a double feature movie (first movie is […]

New Electric Vehicle Incentives Available to Vermonters

Drive Electric Vermont offers up to $1,000 on qualifying plug-in vehicles

June 15, 2016 – Burlington, VT – For those in the market for a new car this summer, now is the time to go electric. Drive Electric Vermont is offering an instant discount off the purchase or lease of a new plug-in vehicle. […]

Green Your Fleet! Event – Register Today

 

Green Your Fleet! Transportation Workshop and Advance Technology Vehicle Display Friday, June 10, 2016 New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Loudon, NH Reduce your fleet’s fuel costs and pollution from vehicle emissions. See the latest in vehicle technology. Hear testimony from those who manage LARGE and SMALL fleets. Ride on the track in a new […]

What you need to know about 2016 electric cars in Vermont

Photo © General Motors The spring season means automakers are revealing several new electric car models. Learn more about new models due to arrive in 2016 and beyond; like the Chevy Bolt and Tesla Model 3. Read more Charging station installations are on the rise Vermont more than doubled the number of public electric […]

Vermont Electric Vehicle Charging Station Grants due October 31st

Vermont Electric Vehicle Charging Station Grants due October 31st

Electric Vehicle Charging Station Grants The Department of Housing and Community Development in partnership with the Agency of Natural resources is pleased to announce a third round of approximately $44,000 in Electric Vehicle Charging Station Grants for Designated Downtowns and Village Centers. They are pleased to […]