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New CEM Campaign Aims for Goal of 30% New Electric Vehicle Sales by 2030

Monday, June 26, 2017
New CEM Campaign Aims for Goal of 30% New Electric Vehicle Sales by 2030

The Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM) announced a new campaign called EV 30@30 to speed up the deployment of electric vehicles and target at least 30 percent new electric vehicle sales by 2030. The campaign will support the market for electric passenger cars, light commercial vans, buses and trucks (including battery-electric, plug-in hybrid, and fuel cell vehicle types). It will also work towards the deployment of charging infrastructure to supply sufficient power to the vehicles deployed.

Major Countries Commit to Increasing the Share of Electric Vehicles in Government Fleets

Monday, November 21, 2016
Major Countries Commit to Increasing the Share of Electric Vehicles in Government Fleets

Eight major nations signed a Government Fleet Declaration on November 16, pledging to increase the share of electric vehicles in their government fleets and calling for other governments to join them. The Declaration was announced at the Marrakech Climate Change Conference (COP22) and was developed under the aegis of the Clean Energy Ministerial’s Electric Vehicles Initiative (EVI).

Global EV Outlook 2016 Highlights Policy Support, Technology Progress Driving EV Growth

Tuesday, June 07, 2016
Global EV Outlook 2016 Highlights Policy Support, Technology Progress Driving EV Growth

Electric cars worldwide pass 1 million, market share surpasses 1% in seven countries in 2015, and China overtakes the United States in top sales

The Clean Energy Ministerial’s Electric Vehicles Initiative has released Global EV Outlook 2016. Developed in partnership with the International Energy Agency, the report offers a unique global perspective on the burgeoning electric vehicle (EV) market, reporting on recent developments in 40 countries representing about 98% of the global electric car stock.

The EV City Casebook Wins a Low Carbon Champion Award

Tuesday, September 15, 2015
The EV City Casebook Wins a Low Carbon Champion Award

The EV City Casebook: 50 Big Ideas is one of the Low Carbon Champions for 2014–2015, as announced by the Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LowCVP). The Casebook was a cooperative effort of the Clean Energy Ministerial’s Electric Vehicles Initiative (EVI), the International Energy Agency’s Hybrid & Electric Vehicle Implementing Agreement, and future city think tank Urban Foresight and was recognized as the Low Carbon Publication or Report of the Year.

EVI Releases the Global EV Outlook 2015

Wednesday, March 11, 2015
EVI Releases the Global EV Outlook 2015

The Clean Energy Ministerial’s Electric Vehicles Initiative (EVI) has released the Global EV Outlook 2015, which provides a unique global perspective on the rapidly growing EV market. Presenting insights and essential data from the world’s key EV markets, Global EV Outlook 2015 reports on positive trends for global EV deployment over the past 7 years, including strong investment, rising sales and stock totals, expanded infrastructure for EV charging, and improvements in battery cost and density.

2014 EV City Casebook Profiles 50 Big Ideas in Electric Mobility

Tuesday, December 02, 2014
2014 EV City Casebook Profiles 50 Big Ideas in Electric Mobility

Clean Energy Ministerial's Electric Vehicles Initiative (EVI) and its partners have just released the EV City Casebook: 50 Big Ideas, which highlights 50 innovative ideas that have the potential to bring about a step change in EV adoption. 

EVI Research Highlights the Potential for Electric Vehicles in India

Tuesday, May 20, 2014
EVI Research Highlights the Potential for Electric Vehicles in India

EVs could save 4.8 billion barrels of oil, 270 million tons carbon dioxide (CO2)

A new report by the Clean Energy Ministerial’s Electric Vehicles Initiative (EVI) shows the substantial impact that electric vehicle (EV) deployment would have on India’s oil consumption and carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. Assessing and Accelerating Vehicle Deployment in India finds that the benefits of EVs in India are greater than expected when real-world driving conditions are taken into account.

World Energy Leaders Highlight Progress and Announce New Actions on Clean Energy at Fifth Clean Energy Ministerial

Tuesday, May 13, 2014
World Energy Leaders Highlight Progress and Announce New Actions on Clean Energy at Fifth Clean Energy Ministerial

Under the theme of “Act Together, Think Creative,” CEM5 focused on accelerating the transition to a global clean energy economy

On 12–13 May, energy leaders from the world’s largest economies and others gathered in Seoul for the fifth Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM5) to strategize next steps in their efforts to accelerate the deployment of clean and efficient energy. Energy ministers and other high-level delegates highlighted progress made through the Ministerial’s collaborative initiatives and announced new and expanded actions that will enhance clean energy supply, improve energy efficiency, and expand clean energy access around the world. 

Research Supported by EVI Helping Accelerate India’s Transition to Electric Vehicles

Monday, April 07, 2014
Research Supported by EVI Helping Accelerate India’s Transition to Electric Vehicles

Findings could also encourage electric vehicle deployment in China

New research supported by the Electric Vehicles Initiative (EVI) and conducted by scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory reveals that hybrid cars are significantly more fuel-efficient in India and China than they are in the United States.

New EV City Casebook to Profile 50 Big Ideas in Electric Mobility

Friday, February 07, 2014
New EV City Casebook to Profile 50 Big Ideas in Electric Mobility

Electric Vehicles Initiative, international coalition announce call for most innovative ideas advancing electric vehicle adoption

The Electric Vehicles Initiative, international coalition are seeking nominations for big ideas on electric mobility to highlight in a new EV City Casebook. 
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