U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

Vehicle Technologies Office – Advanced Vehicle Testing Activity

Neighborhood Electric Vehicle Special Projects

The Neighborhood Electric Vehicle Study (PDF 149 KB) report summarizes a study of 15 automotive fleets that operate NEVs in the United States. A total of 348 NEVs in a variety of missions were a part of the study. Download Adobe Reader.

Guidelines for the Establishment of a Model Neighborhood Electric Vehicle (NEV) Fleet (PDF 2.9 MB) provides a summary of the data collected and lessons learned from NEV testing in various fleets. The report presents the results of analyses of these data in terms of recommending to government, public, and private fleet managers methods and practices to successfully establish NEV fleet operations. Download Adobe Reader.