In Your Community

Is your community ready for electric vehicles? As a leader in your city, county or state, this interactive scorecard developed by the U.S. Department of Energy will help you evaluate, organize and plan for that next step.

Find out how Portland is adopting and updating policies to transition to electric vehicles and apply these strategies to your community.

Is your community implementing building codes for the construction of electric vehicle friendly homes and apartment buildings? Oregon is one of just a handful of communities that has defined the necessary codes, and you can follow our lead to address this issue in your community.

Gather ideas and best practices from 16 different projects across the country. Under these projects, which covered 24 states and the District of Columbia, each region created a plug-in electric vehicle community readiness plan specific to their area. This guide summarizes the most important conclusions from these reports and highlights illustrative examples.