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Alternative Fuel Life-Cycle Environmental and Economic Transportation (AFLEET) Tool Copy

This tool’s simple spreadsheet inputs allows fleet managers to estimate petroleum use, greenhouse gas emissions, air pollutant emissions, and cost of ownership of light-duty and heavy-duty vehicles….

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.

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.

Costs Associated With Non-Residential EVSE

As more drivers purchase plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs), there is a growing need for a network of electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSE) to provide power to […]

Electric Truck & Bus Grid Integration: Opportunities, Challenges and Recommendations

This report gives an overview of the opportunities and challenges faced by medium- and heavy-duty electric truck, or e-truck, and bus market. It provides an up-to-date review of current and future vehicle-grid integration issues facing the industry.

Electric Vehicles in BC

This website provides electric vehicle information to vehicle/building owners, employers, drivers and fleet managers. The website includes charging infrastructure guidelines, basics and benefits of pl…

The City of Loveland – Marrying Functionality and Economics

This case study highlights the city’s alternative-fuel strategy, which led Loveland, Colorado to procure EVs as a way to reduce fuel and operation costs….

Employer EV Initiative

This website provides best practices, case studies and in-depth presentations on workplace charging covering everything from logistics and costs to policies and success cases….

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.