The Drive Electric Blog

  • August 12, 2019

    Leasing Versus Purchasing an Electric Car

      Thinking about a new electric car, but not sure where to begin? We’d suggest you consider whether you want to purchase or lease your new plug-in vehicle.

    Leasing cars is more popular than ever, … more

  • June 19, 2017

    How to host a driveway party

    One of the best ways to get more people to drive electric is to show them in person how great these vehicles are. If you own an electric car or know someone who does, put it on display at your next … more

  • April 10, 2017

    Affordable Used Electric Cars Arrive in Vermont

    Plug-in electric cars are often praised for their low cost of ownership. Electricity costs less than gasoline to run on, vehicle reliability is good, and competitive prices offer smart consumers a … more

  • April 05, 2016

    Coming Attractions for 2016 (and Beyond)

    As of spring 2016 there are over 20 electric car models registered in Vermont. These cars are fun to drive and easily charge at home using standard 120V outlets. Faster charging is available by … more

  • September 17, 2015


    DRIVE THE DREAM VERMONT is an initiative to encourage and recognize employer commitments to expand plug-in electric vehicle (EV) use in Vermont. Governor Peter Shumlin and leading Vermont employers … more