Electric Vehicles

Find the best electric car to meet your needs! Search for makes and models, learn about electric vehicle (EV) charging stations, find tax incentives, explore how an EV can save you money, and discover other benefits of EVs.

On July 21, 2016, the White House announced the Guiding Principles to Promote Electric Vehicles and Charging Infrastructure, which were based on a collaboration between federal and local governments, industry, utilities and universities.

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The Ohio State Takes Honors in The EcoCAR Mobility Challenge
The Ohio State University has been named The EcoCAR Mobility Challenge Year One champion.
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Energy Department Announces Battery Recycling Prize and Battery Recycling R&D Center
Efforts aim to reclaim and recycle critical materials from lithium-based battery technology used in consumer electronics, defense, and more.
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4 Tips to Improve Electric Vehicle Battery Range this Winter
There are things you can do to stay warm and improve your EV range, including these four tips to get the most out of your EV battery this winter.
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Secretary Moniz Releases Report Showing the Cost Reductions and Rapid Deployment of Clean Energy Technologies

Report details the economic and environmental benefits our nation is already starting to realize thanks to the increased deployment.

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Guiding Principles to Promote Electric Vehicles and Charging Infrastructure

On July 21, 2016, the White House announced that nearly 50 industry members signed on to Guiding Principles to Promote Electric Vehicles and...

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Wireless Electric Charging: The Future of Plug-In Electric Vehicles is Going Cordless

What if charging your plug-in electric vehicle was as easy as parking it? No need for cords or cards. Just as Wi-Fi has freed consumers of wires...

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Photo Gallery: 2016 Washington Auto Show
Scroll through the photos to see some of the Energy Department-supported technologies that are lowering carbon pollution and moving America’s eco...
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Energy Department Announces $58 Million to Advance Fuel-Efficient Vehicle Technologies

Secretary Moniz Continues Obama Administration Commitment to American Auto Industry, Releases Advanced Technology Vehicles Manufacturing Report on...

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David Friedman: On the Future of Transportation and the L.A. Auto Show

David Friedman, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy, visited the L.A. Auto Show in November...

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Driving Progress Through the EV Everywhere Utility Partnership

This month the EV Everywhere Utility Partnership (EV Everywhere UP) observed six months of progress with an Electric Transportation Stakeholder...

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