The Federal Highway Administration awards Rogue Valley Clean Cities Coalition the Environmental Excellence Award for the 585‐mile West Coast Electric Highway. The Excellence in Air Quality Improvement and Climate Change award was shared by Rogue Valley Clean Cities Coalition, The Oregon Department of Transportation and Washington State Department of Transportation for the border-to-border fast-charging stations… Read More.
This webinar will provide an overview of the Annual Reporting tool and cover recent updates and changes to the database. Caley Johnson, Nick Muerdter and Mark Singer from NREL will walk coordinators through the database and answer any questions you may have. This webinar is for Coordinators and Coalition Staff Only. Registration is required. To… Read More.
Electric vehicle (EV) batteries charge by moving ions through a liquid electrolyte. As the temperatures outside drop, the electrolyte in lithium ion EV batteries thickens and it becomes more difficult for ions to move through (much like the challenge of walking through snow versus dry pavement). This increased resistance results in less EV battery range… Read More.
The price of owning a car can be steep when you think about everything you’ve got to pay for. This includes automobile insurance, repairs, maintenance, and gas. Every time the price increases you feel it in your pocket. Here are a few tips to reduce your fuel consumption, get better gas mileage, and subsequently save… Read More.
Just in time for the New Year, the 2018 Fuel Economy Guide is now available at FuelEconomy.gov. The guide is published annually by the U.S. Department of Energy and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and offers data on current model year (MY) vehicles. This year’s guide provides fuel economy ratings for more than 1,000 light-duty… Read More.