New Kid on the Block US EV Lobby Coalition

Does this new EV lobby coalition have a name? Yes, Zero Emission Transportation Association

Who is in  Zero Emission Transportation Association ?

  • major U.S. utilities: ConEdison, Duke Energy, PG&E
  • Tesla
  • Uber
  • EV charging companies: Chargepoint and EVgo,
  • Automakers: Lordstown Motors, Rivian and Lucid Motors
  • Battery makers: Albemarle Corp, Piedmont Lithium and Siemens

What are its policy goals?

  • boost consumer electric vehicle incentives
  • encourage the retirement of gasoline-powered vehicles
  • support tougher emissions and performance standards
  • enable full electrification by 2030

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