The Drive Electric Blog

  • November 07, 2019

    CarShare Vermont Adds First EV

    For the past ten years, CarShare Vermont has been on a mission to help more Vermonters get around with fewer cars. Based out of Burlington, Vermont, they provide a convenient, reliable, and … more

  • September 13, 2019

    Vermont charging up for Drive Electric Week

    Events around the state geared to drive excitement for electric vehicles

    September 9, 2019 - Burlington, VT – Plug-in electric vehicles (EVs) are making inroads with Vermont drivers; as of July … 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 launches!

    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