United States

Denver Project Living Case Study 1.0

2020-03-11T10:55:03-04:00March 11th, 2020|

As a part of the EV Shared Mobility Project, the City and County of Denver will capitalize on statewide momentum towards transportation electrification in Colorado and draw on their advantageous contracting and permitting position to advance public EV charging deployment. Denver originally sought to leverage relationships with carshare companies to provide vehicles directly [...]

Forth Project Living Case Study 2.0

2020-03-10T20:34:54-04:00February 27th, 2020|

As a part of the EV Shared Mobility project, Forth will use their expertise in raising awareness to advance electric, smart, and shared mobility services and to encourage EV adoption among ride-hail drivers working for transportation network companies like Uber and Lyft.

Ride-Hailing’s Climate Risks

2020-02-25T14:05:07-05:00February 25th, 2020|

Ride-hailing trips today result in an estimated 69 percent more climate pollution on average than the trips they displace. Fortunately, the industry can implement several strategies to address the negative impacts of ride-hailing and contribute to a low-carbon transportation future.

Carsharing’s Impact and Future

2019-11-08T16:40:27-05:00October 23rd, 2019|

Carsharing provides members access to a fleet of autos for short-term use throughout the day, reducing the need for one or more personal vehicles. This report reviews key terms and definitions for carsharing, common carsharing business models, and existing impact studies. The report argues that as carsharing evolves toward automation, policies that encourage transportation equity for underserved communities and vehicle sharing (both pooled and sequential) should be explored. 

Seattle EVSE Siting Model

2019-11-10T22:36:29-05:00October 10th, 2019|

Seattle’s Dynamic Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE) Siting Model is a GIS-based tool to guide EVSE deployments that align with the City’s priorities and the EV Shared Mobility Project’s objectives. The model includes a variety of different data sources that are nearly all publicly available.

Electrifying Ride-Hailing in Seattle

2019-10-02T13:46:03-04:00September 17th, 2019|

This report reviews lessons learned from relevant studies and initial outreach activities and provide recommendations for future engagement and action to electrify ride-hailing services in the Seattle area.

The TNC Campaign Webinar

2019-05-03T08:48:01-04:00April 9th, 2019|

For this webinar, Forth's Program Manager, Tegan Molloy was joined by guest speaker, Lauren Switzer, Oregon Marketing Manager at Lyft. They discussed the successes and challenges of current campaigns to electrify shared mobility.