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Idaho Capitol Building, Boise, ID
Thursday February 14, 2019
1:30pm to 2:15pm
Idaho Capitol Building, Boise, ID

Boise — For the Love of the Electric Vehicle

On Feb. 14, there will be a joint committee hearing at the Idaho Statehouse on the future of electric vehicles in Idaho.

Transportation is one of Idaho’s largest sources of air pollution, which negatively affects our climate, quality of life and health. ICL is leading the way in guiding our decision makers to create opportunities for Idaho families and businesses who want to smart decision in the future of transportation. Idaho is in an ideal position to increase the number of electric vehicles on the roads and power them with one of the cleanest energy grids in the U.S.

The  following is the schedule of events:
1:30pm-1:45pm Overview of western states collaboration on EV charging and Volkswagen settlement funding and grant opportunities

1:45pm-1:55pm Current EV charging infrastructure in the state and role of utilities with EVs

1:55pm-2:05pm EVs on the market, now and in the future

2:05pm-2:15pm Overview from INL of EV technology

After the presentations there will be multiple EVs parked in front of the Capitol for folks to check out.

Want to know more? Join us on Valentine’s Day at the Statehouse.