Electric Vehicles

State Roundtable on Electric Vehicle Infrastructure


In September 2018, Audi revealed its first all-electric vehicle (EV), a midsize crossover utility vehicle with a manufacturer-estimated range over 200 miles. In conjunction with this launch event, Audi of America sponsored the State Roundtable on Electric Vehicle Infrastructure in collaboration with Atlas Public Policy and the Alliance for Transportation Electrification. The goal of [...]

State Roundtable on Electric Vehicle Infrastructure2018-12-11T16:56:58+00:00

EV Shared Mobility Research


Atlas is leading a project along with the City of Seattle that brings together the U.S. Department of Energy’s Energy Efficient Mobility Systems program and major industry stakeholders with the cities of Seattle, New York, Portland, and Denver to test different electric, shared mobility interventions. Below are three pieces of research Atlas created to [...]

EV Shared Mobility Research2018-11-08T16:05:32+00:00



EValuateNY demonstrates the value of using data to gain insights into the effectiveness of public policies and activities. Working with the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA), Atlas uses EValuateNY to better understand the rapidly evolving electric vehicle market throughout New York. EValuateNY is a unique approach to policy analysis, using [...]


Fleet Procurement Analysis Tool


The Fleet Procurement Analysis Tool equips users with decision-relevant information on the financial viability and environmental impact of light-duty vehicle fleet procurements. The Microsoft Excel-based tool can evaluate a variety of procurement ownership structures, vehicle types, and procurement scenarios. The tool compares procurements side-by-side on a cost-per-mile basis and provides an analysis of cash [...]

Fleet Procurement Analysis Tool2018-03-12T21:48:53+00:00

Electric Vehicle Procurements for Public Fleets


Public fleets can procure electric vehicles at a cost that is competitive with, or lower than, conventional vehicles under several conditions, according to the research and analysis conducted for this report. Declining costs of battery technology combined with incentives such as rebates or tax credits that public fleets can capture make EVs a viable [...]

Electric Vehicle Procurements for Public Fleets2017-11-27T12:56:49+00:00

EV Hub


The EV Hub is an online platform to equip all stakeholders with actionable information on the EV market. It contains a wealth of data on the EV market, including vehicle sales, infrastructure deployment, public policy, and media coverage. The site aggregates this information in easy-to-use dashboards to quickly find what you’re looking for (see [...]

EV Hub2018-02-24T13:14:01+00:00

EV Charging Financial Analysis Tool


The EV Charging Financial Analysis Tool equips users with critical information on the financial performance of electric vehicle charging projects. The Microsoft Excel-based tool is capable of evaluating a variety of business arrangements, including sophisticated public-private partnerships. The tool uses the discounted cash flow method to evaluate the financial performance of a charging project through [...]

EV Charging Financial Analysis Tool2018-03-21T22:42:53+00:00

Lessons Learned from BlueIndy


Background BlueIndy, launched in Indianapolis in September 2015, is the largest electric car sharing service in the United States. The BlueIndy service aims to provide its users with convenient access to an environmentally-friendly car that is less expensive than owning a vehicle. As of September 2016, BlueIndy had 240 vehicles with 80 charging [...]

Lessons Learned from BlueIndy2017-08-15T17:18:32+00:00

EV-Solar Purchase Program


An EV-Solar Purchase Program encourages the combined use of solar PV technology and EVs. A partnership between a lead financing organization and local vendors would draw on the aligned interests and pooled resources of stakeholders to accelerate the adoption of both EV and solar PV technologies. A program that deploys solar and EVs together [...]

EV-Solar Purchase Program2017-11-14T14:48:21+00:00

EV Shared-Use Mobility Program


Shared-use mobility services (ride-hailing and carsharing) increase access to flexible, personal vehicle alternatives. With ride-hailing services, the user is a passenger in a hired vehicle, primarily for one-way trips. For carsharing, the user has access to a fleet of vehicles to drive for a one-way trip or roundtrip, depending on the service’s business model [...]

EV Shared-Use Mobility Program2017-11-14T15:12:20+00:00