National Drive Electric Week has come and gone but electric vehicles are still gearing up in Colorado. Most excitingly, the Colorado Springs EV Club is hosting it’s own Pikes Peak EV Hill Climb on September 24th. Does an electric vehicle (EV) event in Colorado Springs sound surprising to you?
The Colorado Energy Office has released the Electric Vehicle Market Implementation Study that provides recommendations to advance the growth of the electric vehicle (EV) market in Colorado.
There are a multitude of alternative fuels and vehicles on the market today. Ethanol, biodiesel, propane, natural gas, hydrogen, and electric are some of the fuel and technology choices available to a fleet manager or general consumer on today’s market. Within each of those categories lies a wide range of...
On Earth Day, 1993, Denver made history in the field of sustainability by passing the nation’s first ever “Green Fleets” executive order. Rising gasoline prices and unabated air pollution, coupled with new federal mandates to improve air quality, prompted former Mayor Wellington Webb to pledge to reduce CO2 emissions from city fleet vehicles by 1% per year...
Batteries are the heart of an electric vehicle (EV). Significant developments in storing electrical energy in a battery have enabled commercial-scale electric vehicles to hit the market as a viable consumer option. But, they are also the Achilles’ heel that prevents electric vehicles from...