Electric Vehicles

Assessment of EVs in TNC Fleets

2020-10-23T15:29:17-04:00September 30th, 2020|

This assessment examines the number of EVs in Transportation Network Company fleets within each of the participating cities of the EV Shared Mobility project and highlights the change and make-up of their fleet from January 2019 through June 2020.

New York City Living Case Study 1.0

2020-08-13T20:23:49-04:00August 11th, 2020|

As a part of the EV Shared Mobility Project, the City of New York seeks to deployment of charging infrastructure to accelerate the electrification of the City’s expanding ride-hail industry. Multiple departments across the City including the Mayor’s Office of Sustainability, the New York City Department of Transportation, and the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission are collaborating to realize project goals.

EV Shared Mobility Dashboard

2020-07-18T13:36:37-04:00July 17th, 2020|

The EV Shared Mobility Playbook summarizes the findings from the project interventions, compares and analyzes the cities’ results, and identifies factors that affect the success of shared mobility electrification programs. The Playbook is be a resource for other cities or organizations that are considering pilot programs for electrification in shared mobility spaces.

EVSE Roadmap for Electric Shared Mobility

2020-06-18T15:43:05-04:00May 29th, 2020|

The Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT), in close collaboration with other City and external partners, developed this Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE) Roadmap for Shared Mobility (“EVSE Roadmap”) to support the transition to electrically-powered shared mobility services such as car share and ridehail services.

Forth Project Living Case Study 2.0

2020-06-18T15:43:22-04:00February 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.

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

2020-06-18T15:47:52-04:00October 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.