U.S. Department of Energy Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
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Clean Cities Coordinator Honored for Inspiring Others

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Clean Fuels Ohio coordinator is recognized for helping fellow coalitions meet their financial goals.


September 17, 2015

Celebrate EV Everywhere by Sharing Your Electric Vehicle Story

An infographic explaining how the U.S. Department of Energy is revving up the electric vehicle market. Achieving the performance and cost targets set by the EV Everywhere Grand Challenge will reduce the combined battery and electric drive system costs of a plug-in electric vehicle by up to fifty percent. There are now almost 360,000 plug-in electric vehicles on the road, with U.S. yearly sales more than doubling from 2012 to 2014. The number of vehicle models available is on the rise. In 2014 and 2015, auto manufacturers have introduced 13 models of plug-in electric vehicles.

Learn how you can be a part of DOE's efforts to highlight the stories of EV owners on social media.


September 16, 2015

10 Things I Love About My Electric Vehicle

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To celebrate National Drive Electric Week, DOE and Energy Saver are spreading the word about EVs.


September 15, 2015

Four Coalition Leaders Inducted Into Clean Cities Hall of Fame

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See which 2015 Hall of Fame recipients were honored for petroleum reduction efforts.


September 3, 2015

NREL Leads Effort to Get Traffic Moving in Right Direction

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A new smartphone tool will help guide travelers through cities in the most energy-efficient way possible.


August 26, 2015

As Returns from Gas and Diesel Taxes Decline, States Look to Alternative Models

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Read about how states are trying new methods to make up for shortfalls in traditional motor fuel taxes.


August 12, 2015