National Drive Electric Week: September 15 - 21, 2014
National Drive Electric Week, September 15-21, 2014, is a nationwide celebration to heighten awareness of today's widespread availability of plug-in vehicles and highlight the benefits of all-electric and plug-in hybrid-electric cars, trucks, motorcycles, and more. Join us! See the Proclamation from Governor Inslee. (pdf, 200kb)
Nearly 10,000 Electric Vehicles in Washington
Washington roads are now home to 6,798 all-electric vehicles and 2,947 plug-in hybrid electric vehicles for a total of 9,745 Plug-In EVs registered in Washington, as of July 31, 2014. See map showing registered PEVs by county. (pdf, 580kb)
Governor Inslee helps clear the path for EV charging
Governor Inslee signs the “de-ICEing bill” SB 5849 into Washington state law. Electric vehicle charging stations must be clearly marked and drivers who block the space without plugging in could receive a $124 fine. Learn more about EV signs.