Electric Vehicles

Buying an electric car is a great way to reduce your carbon footprint, and there is no better time than now to do it! Check out the resource links below for some helpful information and follow us on Facebook for more to-the-minute deals we post when we hear about them!


Municipalities: Participate today in the Westchester EV Challenge!

Participate in Con Ed’s Westchester EV Challenge! Simply send an email to Con Edison at evprograms@coned.com with your expressed interest. Then, promote SmartCharge New York to your local residents and businesses by email and/or on your municipality‚Äôs website. The municipality with the most signups by September 31, 2018,¬†will be rewarded with an exclusive EV Suitability Assessment from FleetCarma, allowing you to cut costs and fuel use and increase fleet efficiency. With actual data collected from your current fleet, and with recommendations about what electric vehicles would be suitable for your municipality‚Äôs needs, you can accurately forecast your electric fleet performance before deployment.

Union of Concerned Scientists Report

Not convinced? Cleaner Cars From Cradle to Grave: How Electric Cars Beat Gasoline Cars on Lifetime Global Warming Emissions

Sierra Club EV Guide:

A great place for people to find out what EV will fit their needs and price point. Offers EV specs about what cars are on the market, where they’re available, the MPGe and range per charge.


EV Calculator:

This NYSERDA tool compares fuel cost comparison of the EV of your choice and the gas-powered car of your choice by using the amount you pay for electricity per month and the amount you drive per day. It also tallies the pounds of emissions saved per year using an Electric Vehicle.

Sierra Club, Georgetown Climate Center, Acadia Law Center Report:

Charging Up: The Role of States, Utilities, and the Auto Industry in Dramatically Accelerating Electric Vehicle Adoption in Northeast and Mid-Atlantic States