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Minnesota National Drive Electric Week

Celebrating two weeks of Drive Electric MN partner events September 9-17, 2017. Learn more about events happening in Minnesota at the link below.

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Charge Forward Together

Drive Electric MN is your electric vehicle resource in Minnesota whether you’re learning about EVs for the first time, or have been driving one for years.
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The Lowdown on the Federal EV Tax Credit

If you’re planning to purchase a plug-in vehicle in 2017, here’s what you need to know to get a big tax break.
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What New Models from Chevy and Tesla Mean for the Future of EVs

Developments in EVs present exciting opportunities for consumers.
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Analysis: Electric Vehicles Pay Their Fair Share

Recent tax policy analysis by Drive Electric MN found that electric cars pay just as much or more taxes as comparable gasoline vehicles.
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EV Benefits & Savings

Plug-in electric vehicles can help increase energy security, improve fuel economy, lower fuel costs, and reduce emissions.

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Who We Are

We work to bring together all of the parts and players in the electric vehicle industry to accelerate the adoption of EVs in Minnesota.

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Charging Forward Together

In 2016 electric vehicles became mainstream. Tesla pre-sold 120,000 Model 3’s in 24 hours. That’s more than all of the EV’s sold in 2015. Auto manufacturers around the world have begun developing their own Electric Vehicles. Charging infrastructure is expanding throughout Minnesota and all around the country. Battery technology is constantly improving, making an electric vehicle a viable option for many of us.

Drive Electric MN is your electric vehicle resource in Minnesota whether you’re learning about EV’s for the first time, or have been driving one for years. The future of driving is electric, so join us as we charge forward together.

The Latest Happenings

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May 16, 2017

Update: Electric Vehicles Provide Even Greater GHG Reductions in 2017 and Beyond

Last year, GPI reported that electric vehicles provide a greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction of…

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July 25, 2017

First Electric School Bus Comes to Minnesota

Great River Energy (GRE), a partner of Drive Electric Minnesota, just wrapped up its tour…

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Upcoming Event

Andover YMCA Ride and Drive

September 27th 11:00am
Andover YMCA | Community Room A/B & Parking Lot
15200 Hanson Blvd NW, Andover, MN 55304

As part of Healthy Aging Week, the Andover YMCA is hosting a Lunch, Learn, & Test Drive event for electric vehicles, organized by Connexus Energy. There will be a presentation on EVs along with an opportunity to see, touch, and test drive EVs in the parking lot. The event is…

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