How Not to Implement Policy

Cars parked before the EV parade - EV C;lub CT

Post by Barry Kresch Summary of Comments Submitted to the IRS for IRA EV Incentive The EV Club has partnered with the Electric Vehicle Association to author comments for the in-process IRS rule-making regarding the … Read more

Geography of CT EVs July 2022

Map of EV Count by City July 2022

Geographic Profile – Counties and Cities July 2022 All data are from a Freedom of Information Act Request filed with the Department of Motor Vehicles for EV registration data as of July 1. Due to … Read more

Are We There Yet?

Historical, Present, Future Needs to Meet EV Goals

What Is the Progress Toward the Goal in the ZEV Plan This has been quite a year for EVs – a major revamp of the federal incentive, an improved CT CHEAPR program, utility incentives for … Read more

Not So Fast

CHEAPR rebates by month thru September 2022

CHEAPR Rebates Dip in September It looked like we were on a roll with rebates having risen from 59 in June to 93 (implementation of higher MSRP cap) in July to 136 in August (restated … Read more

Tesla Still Driving EV Adoption

Line Chart of EV Registration Trend in CT

Registered EVs by Make The pace of new EV model introductions has dramatically increased over the past year, but it is still Tesla that is driving the largest share of adoption. In other words, Tesla … Read more

Rivian Deliveries Coming to CT

Analiese Mione and Rivian R1T from front

Shiny new R1T on a Rainy Day. The photo above is of Analiese Mione, a member of the EV Club CT Leadership Team and one of the earliest Rivian R1T preorder holders. She was all … Read more

Telematics Update

EV Charger

Telematics Phantom Drain Issues Fixed by Eversource Some EV owners who are interested in participated in the Eversource and UI (collectively, the EDCs) demand/response charging incentives, but do not have/don’t plan to get an approved … Read more

CHEAPR July 2022 Update

CHEAPR Rebates by Month Through July 2022

New CHEAPR, Though Still A Slow Pace of Rebates There were 57 CHEAPR rebates awarded in July, the first month where the higher MSRP cap, now $50,000, was in effect. This was the same number … Read more

Electric Car Guest Drive Returns in September

Audi EV

Share Your EV Knowledge and Get Paid The Electric Car Guest Drive program that is run by the publisher of Electric Car Insider is returning to this general area with 2 September dates, the 23rd … Read more