October 4th, 2020 by NRDC
Electric vehicle (EV) drivers are often incredibly enthusiastic about their cars. It’s not just about keeping the air clean and reducing climate-warming emissions: it’s also about lower costs at the pump and fewer maintenance needs, year after year. For all of these reasons, cities across the United States — including many of the 25 cities participating in the Bloomberg Philanthropies American Cities Climate Challenge — have launched efforts to increase electric vehicle adoption.
Cities are facing a number of stubborn barriers in this effort, including the awareness that these cars exist. Despite significant efforts