Electric Vehicle Community Readiness Workshop
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) hosted the Electric Vehicle Community Readiness Workshop on May 1, 2013, to help advance the deployment of electric vehicles and related infrastructure. The workshop featured leaders of 16 electric vehicle community readiness projects. In a panel format organized by topic, participants shared findings, described lessons learned, and evaluated accomplishments.
Learn more about the workshop:
Date: May 1, 2013
Webcast: View the webcast videos and presentation slides provided by the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.
The workshop provided a unique opportunity to learn about preparing communities for electrification of motor vehicles.
|8:00 – 8:15 a.m.||
|Panel Discussions: Each speaker will present on their assigned topic for 15 minutes and will be followed by interactive discussions with all attendees.|
|8:15 – 9:15 a.m.||
I. Multi-Region and Multi-State Collaboration and Policy Planning
High-level presentations on the benefits of establishing and working with large partnerships and the output from these. Speakers will discuss the products, reports, and strategies to roll them out to big audiences.
|9:15 – 10:15 a.m.||
II. Infrastructure Planning: Interoperability, Siting Analysis, and ADA Compliance
|10:15 – 10:30 a.m.||
|10:30 – 11:45 a.m.||
III. Market Planning: Workplace Charging, City Access, Multi-Unit Dwellings, and Eco-Travel
|11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.||
|1:00 – 2:00 p.m.||
IV. Education and Outreach
|2:00 – 2:45 p.m.||
V. Local Ordinance Planning: Permitting, Zoning and Signage
|2:45 – 3:30 p.m.||
VI. Utility Planning: Rate Structures and Grid Capacity
|3:30 – 3:45 p.m.||
|3:45 – 5:15 p.m.||
Facilitated Discussion: Next Steps for Implementation
This session focuses on discussion of possible next steps for communities that have engaged in planning activities and are ready to begin implementation of new policies and projects. Each speaker will have 5 minutes to explain their strategies for next steps followed by facilitated discussions.
|5:30 – 7:30 p.m.||