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EV SmartFleets Fleet Procurement Analysis Tool

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The Fleet Procurement Analysis Tool equips users with decision-relevant information on the financial viability and environmental impact of light-duty vehicle fleet procurements. The Microsoft Excel-based can evaluate a variety of procurement ownership structures, vehicle types, and procurement scenarios.

Implementing Workplace Charging with Federal Agencies Copy

The case study, Implementing Workplace Charging with Federal Agencies, compiles lessons learned from federal agencies that participated in plug-in electric vehicle workplace charging programs.

Implementing Workplace Charging with Federal Agencies

The case study, Implementing Workplace Charging with Federal Agencies, compiles lessons learned from federal agencies that participated in plug-in electric vehicle workplace charging programs.

2017 City of Portland Electric Vehicle Strategy

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This Electric Vehicle Strategy focuses on electrification of the public transit system, shared vehicles and the private automobiles that remain in use, which is one of the many strategies the City is taking to reduce carbon emissions from the transportation sector.

Workplace Charging at University Campuses: US DOE Report

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This US DOE report on workplace charging at university campuses explores ways that colleges and universities are finding innovative and effective ways to offer plug-in electric vehicle charging as part of the US DOE Workplace Charging Challenge.

Utilities Power Change: Commercial Workplace Charging Engagement Report

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This report explores how using electricity to power vehicles can help advance energy security and reduce emissions, and also presents a new market opportunity for utilities looking to diversify and offer an added benefit to commercial customers.

West Coast Electric Fleets February 29 Webinar

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Watch the webcast of the February 29 2016 West Coast Electric Fleets webinar.

Partner Fleet Profile: City of Vancouver – EV Fleet Management

In 2009, the City of Vancouver was one of the first to pilot the Mitsubishi i-MiEV as part of their fleet. By 2012, the number of EVs in the city’s fleet grew from 1 to 17, not including the electric bikes and scooters used by staff to get to and from meetings. The city currently has 31 EVs in the fleet with plans to have at least 115 by 2020.

Partner Fleet Profile: Fraser Valley Regional District – Making the Case for EVs

In 2013, the Fraser Valley Regional District planned for the future by installing a dual-port charging station at their Chilliwack, B.C. office. Two years later, they put out a tender for their first electric vehicle in their fleet.

Benefits: Public and operational benefits of ZEVs including environmental protection and improved vehicle performance.

Charging/Fueling Infrastructure: Charging and fueling station locations, technology, and costs.

Costs: Vehicle total cost of ownership, which includes initial costs as well as operating and maintenance costs.

Driver Orientation: Introductory content for driver training: terminology, vehicle types, charging station access, etc.

Educating Organization Leadership: Resources for decision-makers on topics such as ZEV deployment policies, strategies, challenges, and opportunities.

Fleet Audit & Analysis: Guidance, tools, and examples for strategic planning and procurement decisions.

Location Specific: Resources and information specific to a city, state, or region.

Maintenance: Information related to vehicle and charging/fueling infrastructure maintenance.

Market Analysis: Past and future ZEV market conditions.

Financing: Strategies and tools to encourage private investment.

Partnerships & Networks: Formal or informal stakeholder groups convened to address cross-sector issues.

Public Incentives & Policies: Government resources that encourage ZEV and infrastructure deployment.

Vehicles: Vehicle model information on technology, pricing and cost comparisons, and availability.