The U.S. Department of Energy has researched and summarized the impact of cold weather and winter driving on a vehicle’s fuel economy. “Cold weather and winter driving conditions can reduce your fuel economy significantly.“ AUTOS AND WINTER WEATHER It is no secret that weather impacts the efficiency of machinery and equipment of all types.Continue reading “BABY, IT’S COLD OUTSIDE: COLD WEATHER AND FUEL ECONOMY”

Do You Know Where and How to Charge an Electric Vehicle?

EV Charging Basics To charge an electric vehicle (EV), you will need to plug it into a charging station or outlet using the charging cable that came with the vehicle. The type of charging station or outlet you use will depend on the type of EV you have and the type of charging equipment youContinue reading “Do You Know Where and How to Charge an Electric Vehicle?”

The Electric Vehicle Equation

The Electric Vehicle Equation It has been estimated that electric cars have saved about 700 million gallons of gasoline. With over 2 million EVs on the road in the U.S., the savings appears significant. This sizable number becomes dwarfed by the fact that there are 270 million vehicles registered in the U.S. EV Fuel SavingsContinue reading “The Electric Vehicle Equation”