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National Drive Electric Week 2017

By Lindsay Brecheisen | August 10, 2017

Established in 2011, National Drive Electric Week is an annual celebration to promote electric vehicles across the globe. Its goal is to encourage the growth of EVs by establishing a designated week of events to educate and share the experience[…]

History of Advanced Energy’s Transportation Work

By Jonathan Susser | July 14, 2017

Electric vehicles have been gathering speed in recent years, but Advanced Energy has been exploring the technology for over two decades. Through partnerships with electric utilities, government, businesses and schools, Advanced Energy has helped shape the electric transportation industry and[…]

Electric Vehicle Strategies for Electric Cooperatives

By Jonathan Susser | February 21, 2017

Electric vehicles (EVs) continue to grow in popularity, and for good reason: they save money on gasoline, benefit the environment, require less maintenance and offer a quiet, smooth ride. With their reintroduction to the U.S. market just about seven years[…]

The Electric Vehicle Evolution

By Jonathan Susser | February 2, 2017

Electric vehicles are a growing market for new car purchases. At the end of 2016, 561,022 plug-in electric vehicles were registered in the United States. These vehicle owners made the switch from the gas station to an electrical outlet to[…]

National Drive Electric Week

By Kristi Brodd | September 8, 2016

This September 10-18, 2016, the United States will celebrate National Drive Electric Week, sponsored by Plug in America, the Sierra Club, and the Electric Auto Association. The celebration, which started in 2011, helps spread awareness about the benefits of driving[…]