According to American Auto Manufacturers statistics, New Hampshire registered 1123 new plug-in electric vehicles (PEV) in 2018, up from 788 in 2017. That’s a 42.5% increase in PEV sales for the year. You might say that’s great growth, but, in fact, it’s a poor showing. Overall, U.S. PEV sales growth […]
Rivian SUV. Courtesy photo.
Spring has sprung in the Northeast and along with the blossoms and daylight hours, it is also the time when many automakers take the wraps off their 2020 model year vehicles. The annual New York International Auto Show (NYIAS) just ended and here’s an update on some the […]
June 5, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Statehouse on State Street, Montpelier, VT
Celebrating and Recognizing Green Mobility: Way to Go! encourages everyone to make more efficient travel choices
More Vermont K-12 schools than ever are participating in the statewide Way to Go! program encouraging active, healthful and safer transportation to school. On June 5, […]
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 […]
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 […]