Electricity Related Links
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AC Propulsion develops, manufactures, and licenses systems and component technology for EV drive systems.
Alternative Fuels Equipment is a supplier of electric and propane alternative fuel vehicle components including both Curtis electric vehicle controllers and instruments and IMPCO propane carburetion systems. Their liquefied petroleum gas carburetion department also offers technical assistance and a complete inventory of parts and customized propane conversion kits for all types of engines. Curtis produces electronic vehicle products for material handling, industrial, aerial lift, golf, light-on-road, airport and personal mobility applications. IMPCO is a designer, manufacturer, and supplier of advanced fuel storage, fuel delivery, and electronic control systems.
Arotech designs, manufactures, and markets zero-emission, zinc-air, fuel cell electric buses for transit and school bus applications.
C2P2 encourages actions that avoid or minimize the creation of pollution and waste and promotes initiatives that foster a healthier environment and a sustainable society.
DOE's Clean Cities Program supports public-private partnerships that deploy AFVs and build supporting alternative fuel infrastructure.
Clean Fuel Connection sells and installs EV chargers and offers technical consulting for EV, CNG, and LNG projects.
Coulomb Technologies offers the ChargePoint Network, a family of products and services that provide a smart charging infrastructure for plug-in vehicles. Smartlet charging stations, located in public and private parking areas, are sold to municipalities and parking lot owners. Charging access is a service business that sells electric access to drivers of plug-in vehicles as a subscription service.
Currie Technologies manufactures a unique electric bicycle propulsion system called the U.S. Prodrive and several models of electric bikes.
EDrive converts 2004 or later year Toyota Prius models from hybrid to plug-in hybrid using a lithium-ion battery system.
EV World is a Web site dedicated to EVs. It features news events and legislation that affect the EV community, as well as product reviews, reports, and interviews with members of the EV industry.
EcoIQ is an Internet publishing and digital media company that exists to support and promote a transition to sustainability. The EcoIQ site is a portal to more than 8,000 related Web sites and pages, and it includes a link center, anthologies, and events calendar.
The Electric Auto Association is a non-profit educational organization that promotes the advancement and widespread adoption of Electric Vehicles. The EAA's mission is to act as a public source of information about developments in electric vehicle technology, to encourage experimentation in the building of electric vehicles, and to organize public exhibits and events of electric vehicles to educate the public on the progress and benefits of electric vehicle technology.
EPRI is a nonprofit organization committed to providing science and technology-based solutions to global energy customers through a far-reaching program of scientific research, technology development, and product implementation.
Electrifying Times is the international magazine of electric vehicles, hybrids, fuel cells, batteries, alternative fuels, electric car racing and exhibitions.
Electro Automotive manufactures and sells EV conversion components, kits, books, videos, and provides EV conversion-consulting services.
Ener1 is involved in the North American development and commercialization of advanced, high-performance safe lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries for hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs), plug-in HEVs (PHEVs) and electric vehicles (EVs). Ener1 is also developing commercial fuel cell products through its EnerFuel subsidiary and nanotechnology-based materials and manufacturing processes for batteries and other applications through its NanoEner subsidiary.
EIA is a statistical agency of DOE. It provides policy-independent data, forecasts, and analyses to promote sound policy making, efficient markets, and public understanding regarding energy and its interaction with the economy and the environment as well as alternative fuel production and use.
The Energy Management Institute publishes the Alternative Fuels Index, a subscription-based service that focuses on seven alternative fuel products approved by the Department of Energy to meet current alternative fuel U.S. standards. Those fuels include biodiesel, ethanol, propane, methanol, electricity, hydrogen, and natural gas. Coverage includes industry commentary relating to supply, price, policy and news as well as detailed price and trend analysis at the wholesale level.
EPA is the federal agency charged with protecting human health and safeguarding the natural environment-air, water, and land-on which the well being of the nation depends.
The European Natural Gas Vehicle Association was founded to develop a sustainable and profitable market for NGVs throughout Europe by creating a favorable political and economic environment that encourages the development of NGV technology and fueling infrastructure.
GEM is recognized as a leading manufacturer of low speed NEVs.
Hawaii state agency concerned with electricity generation and energy supply.
Learn about DOE's role in the research and development of HEVs at the Hybrid Electric Vehicle Web site.
Hymotion is developing hybrid powertrain and alternative flex-fuel solutions for automobiles.
Idle Free Systems, Inc. is a provider of year-round idle elimination solutions for trucks and school buses.The Idle Free Electric APU offers drivers and fleet operators a flexible, cost-effective alternative to discretionary idling.
It All Adds Up to Cleaner Air is a collaborative effort of the U.S. Department of Transportation's (DOT) Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), EPA's Office of Mobile Sources, and DOT's Federal Transit Administration (FTA). Since 1991, these agencies have been working with state departments of transportation and metropolitan planning organizations to help them meet goals for reducing traffic congestion and improving air quality established by the Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century (TEA 21) and Clean Air Act.
The National Renewable Energy Laboratory's (NREL) Energy Storage Project is leading the charge on battery thermal management, modeling, and systems solutions to enhance the performance of fuel cell, hybrid electric, and electric vehicles (FCVs, HEVs, and EVs) for a cleaner, more secure transportation future.
As the nation's leading center for renewable energy research, NREL develops new energy technologies to benefit both the environment and the economy. The laboratory's main areas of focus are solar power and photovoltaics, wind energy, alternative fuel vehicles and transportation, buildings and thermal systems, electricity technologies, fuels and chemicals, industrial technologies, measurements and testing, and renewable energy resources.
The Neighborhood Electric Vehicle Company designs and manufactures the Gizmo low-speed vehicle designed for commuters traveling fewer than 45 miles.
Nova BUS Corporation is a leader in the design, production, and marketing of urban transit buses. Nova BUS products include CNG and LNG models.
Phoenix Motorcars combines vintage hot rod vehicle body styles with the all-electric Enova Systems Panther powertrain system to create limited edition zero emission electric vehicles that are both practical and luxurious.
Pinnacle designs, manufacturers, installs, and operates high-speed and high-efficiency CNG fueling stations. Its patented technology offers lowered operating costs, safe operation, maximum fueling rates and uptime, and fleet data management services.
Ruff & Tuff manufactures neighborhood electric vehicles (EVs).
Learn about the fuel-efficient and low emission hybrid sedan from Toyota.
This EPA Web site provides information on alternative fuels, including fact sheets, certification procedures and emission standards, emission models, and related links.
Xtreme Green Products designs and builds electric-powered land vehicles, such as the X Rider electric motorcycle, and personal watercraft, such as JetBoards and jet skis.