New Federal Funding For EVs

The Electrification Coalition and SAFE hosted an online event Dec. 14, 2021, with officials from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Department of Transportation and U.S. Department of Energy to provide information about new federal funding opportunities for EVs and charging infrastructure in the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, signed in November.

Electric vehicles parked at charging stations


  • Karl Simon, Director, Transportation & Climate Division, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
  • Kelsey Owens, Environmental Protection Specialist, Office of the Secretary, U.S. Department of Transportation
  • Michael Berube, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Sustainable Transportation, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, U.S. Department of Energy
  • Katherine Stainken, Sr. Policy Director, Electrification Coalition
  • Anne Blair, Sr. Policy Manager, Electrification Coalition



  • Robbie Diamond, CEO, SAFE and the Electrification Coalition
  • Alex Hutkin, Director of Government Relations, SAFE


Slide Deck

View the slide deck from the presentation, which included an overview of the provisions of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law and a selection of tools to help applicants plan projects and prepare applications.

Video Recording

Amy Malaki

Amy Malaki is the Director of Partnerships and Policy at SkyNRG and SkyNRG Americas, pioneering global leaders in sustainable aviation fuel production and supply. Prior to SkyNRG, Amy was the Associate Director for the transportation portfolio at the ClimateWorks Foundation where she developed philanthropic investment strategies to advance a sustainable, equitable and low-carbon mobility system. She also pioneered the organization’s international aviation decarbonization strategy. Prior to that she focused on Asia business development at Better Place, a Silicon Valley electric vehicle network startup. She has a B.A. in Chinese and China studies from the University of Washington and an M.A. in international policy studies (energy and environment) from Stanford University.