EV Advocates, Manufacturers Convene at U.S. DOT to Showcase Future of American Mobility

U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg speak at an event.

The expanding availability of electric cars, trucks, buses and fast-charging equipment highlights the immense potential to transition the U.S. transportation sector to electric For Immediate Release:Oct. 20, 2021 Contacts: Julie Sutor, Director of Communications, Electrification Coalition, 970-409-9461 Noah Barnes, Director of Communications, Plug In America, 323-333-8010 Pita Juárez, Communications Director, Chispa, 602-413-4421 WASHINGTON, D.C. – […]

Pennsylvania Lawmakers Explore Latest EVs During Ride-and-Drive at State Capitol

A Mack electric refuse truck in front of the Pennsylvania capitol building

HARRISBURG, Penn. – Dozens of Pennsylvania policymakers and state staff explored the latest models of electric vehicles Tuesday at the state capitol at a ride-and-drive hosted by the Electrification Coalition and several leading vehicle manufacturers. The event featured one heavy-duty vehicle and 10 different light-duty models available to consumers and fleets. Featured electric vehicles included […]

Businesses Call on Virginia Governor to Support Electric Trucks and Buses

Volvo VNR Electric tractor-trailer

April 14, 2021 Businesses Call on Virginia Governor to Support Electric Trucks and Buses Forty-nine businesses urged Gov. Northam to join multi-state agreement to electrify medium- and heavy-duty vehicles Washington, D.C.— Dozens of businesses, including vehicle manufacturing leaders, urged Gov. Ralph Northam to support the electrification of trucks and buses throughout the commonwealth Wednesday. The […]

North Carolina EV Policy Bootcamp

The EC brought together scores of electric vehicle policymakers, industry experts, and advocates for an informative and collaborative day-long session about how to accelerate EV adoption in North Carolina, the second in a series of state EV Policy Bootcamps the EC is holding across six states. 

8/4–9/8/20: Accelerate Your City

The Electrification Coalition partnered with Smart Columbus to host a three-part webinar series to talk about the successful electrification program in Columbus, Ohio, which won the U.S. Department of Transportation Smart City Challenge in 2016.

8/6/20: Pennsylvania EV Policy Bootcamp

The EC brought together 120 electric vehicle policymakers, industry experts, and advocates for an informative and collaborative day-long session about how to accelerate EVs in Pennsylvania, the first in a series of state EV Policy Bootcamps across six states.