Celebrate Drive Electric Week Virtually! Drive Electric NH is organizing or partnering on a series of upcoming webinars, including Drive Electric Week!
Virtual Site Visit: Eversource NH’s Biodiesel Bucket Trucks with Battery Powered Aerials – In partnership with GSCCC & VTCCC (9/17 @ 2:00pm, Registration) EV Owner Panel: Why Your Next Car Should be Electric […]
As part of National Drive Electric Week (September 26 – October 4), the Vermont Sierra Club is holding a contest for members to capture 2-minute video stories on why they drive an Electric Vehicle. During last year’s National Drive Electric Week event, we heard from numerous community members that stories like this inspired them to […]
What happens when the State of Vermont EV Incentives run out? Vermonters are taking advantage of the State’s incentive program, but funding is likely to run out soon. Due to anticipated State budget challenges the legislature has not appropriated additional dollars for the program, so get up to $4,000 toward your EV purchase while […]
COVID-19 shutdowns created some EV production delays earlier this year, but we’re excited to see a couple of new models arriving this summer. Use our vehicle comparison tool to see how the new Toyota RAV4 Prime, Ford Escape plug-in hybrid, and Tesla Model Y match up with other family- and road trip-friendly cars. The […]
Are you interested in learning more about electric vehicles? Drive Electric Vermont Acorn Energy Co-op and the Climate Economy Action Center of Addison County are hosting a free webinar about electric vehicles (EVs) Thursday, August 20, 2020 from 7:30 to 8:30 PM. Vermont’s incentive program offers up to $4,000 for an EV purchase, but […]
BOSTON – The Baker-Polito Administration today announced the expansion of the Commonwealth’s electric vehicle rebate program, Massachusetts Offers Rebates for Electric Vehicles (MOR-EV) to include commercial and nonprofit fleets. Building on the Administration’s December 2019 announcement committing at least $27 million per year in 2020 and 2021 to electric vehicle incentive programs, the expansion of […]
A cutaway of an electric vehicle. Image: Department of Energy.
Randolph Bryan, NH Resident, EV Enthusiast 12 February 2020
The New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission (NH PUC) is soliciting comments on the state’s Electric Vehicle (EV) adoption policies as specified in SB-575-FN, enacted in 2018. Objectives should focus on Rate Design Standards for EV […]
Equipped with an extended-range battery and rear-wheel drive, Mustang Mach-E has a targeted EPA-estimated 300 miles of range. Images: ford.com
An Electric Mustang!
Greg and Barb Whitchurch
Ahh, the Ford Mustang. A roar from the engine, belching exhaust, spinning tires, clouds of smoke, gasps of fear and excitement from the crowd, the smell of […]
Incentives remain an important motivator for many electric car buyers today. While plugging in can save thousands of dollars in fuel and maintenance over the life of the vehicle, many consumers still see higher purchase prices as a significant issue.
The Federal tax credit for plug-in electric vehicles (EVs) offers up to $7,500 […]
Charging (Shutterstock image)
I read a blog post from Connecticut Fund for the Environment President Curt Johnson, and he reaffirmed what I already expected: my next car will likely be an all-electric vehicle (EV). I currently drive a Toyota Prius hybrid, because in 2013, the price to purchase and to operate an […]