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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.

Transportation ESCOs: Increasing Adoption of Electric Vehicle Fleets

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This webinar explores the potential of ESCO business models to accelerate integration and adoption of electric vehicles into fleet operations.

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.

Sustainable Fleet Best Practices Guide

This online guide helps fleet managers implement the shift to new technology and fuel in their fleets and identify best fits and applications for transitioning to a cleaner fleet….

The City of Houston: Forward Thinking on Electrification

This case study provides information on Houston’s strategic adoption of EVs to reduce fuel and maintenance costs and improve air quality.

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….

The Electric Drive Bellwether?: FedEx Express on Lessons Learned From Global EV Deployments

This case study profiles FedEx’s incorporation of EVs into their global fleet and showcases the steps the company has taken to accelerate EV uptake.

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.