California’s Vehicle Future is Electric! (published in January 2017)

The next fours years are going to be exciting for the California electric car market as we transition from a carbon-based transportation system towards zero-emissions vehicles (ZEVs). In its Midterm Review of Advanced Clean Cars Progra… Read More

Can We Save the California EV Rebate Program?

On a recent trip to Sacramento with a group of business entrepreneurs, we met with many members of the state assembly to discuss California’s climate policies and the economic benefits of cap and trade funds to their districts. We showed … Read More

Summertime News…

Charge Across Town is busy bringing electric vehicle test-drive events to consumers across the state, courtesy of the California Plug-in Electric Vehicle Collaborative (PEVC), as well as planning for our 5th Annual EV Week in the fall. W… Read More

The EV World Just Shifted (from LinkedIn, April 5 Post)

If you followed the unveiling of the Tesla Model 3 (or Model E) last week, you know that Elon Musk has taken orders for over 300,000 vehicles, with more orders on the way. (Yes, my name is on that list!) With the launch of this latest electric car… Read More

COP 21, Zero Emissions Vehicles and CES

With COP 21 in the rearview mirror, we start 2016 with a clear and urgent climate agenda – to reduce our greenhouse gas emissions from cars and trucks, with zero emissions vehicles (ZEVs) as a critical element in fighting climate change.

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California Screamin…

If ever there was a reason to switch from a gas powered vehicle to an electric car, all you have to do is look out the window… the drought and water reductions, record breaking heat waves, “spare the air’ days, regional air quality distr… Read More

Summertime News – Best.Ride.EVer! Launches August 8

National City, CA will be the launch venue for the opening of the Plug-In Electric Vehicle Collaborative (PEVC) campaign, – Best.Ride.EVer! – on Saturday August 8 at the National City Automobile Heritage Day Festival http://wwRead More

Let’s Go California!

Governor Brown has announced an ambitious set of climate goals, including the support for a public campaign that enables 20 million test-drives of zero emissions vehicles by Californians over the next eleven years (2015-2025). Charge A… Read More

The Sharing Economy

As Charge Across Town installs three solar EV charging stations around the City of San Francisco, it is interesting to see the reaction and questions we are getting from the general public. For the most part, people are pretty amazed at the w… Read More

Happy EarthDay 2015!

For many of us working in the environmental sector, the sense of progress on our core issues seems fleeting at times as we watch the slowly unfolding disaster called climate change. Lately however, I have felt a bit of optimism and hope that m… Read More