EV DRIVERS: Take our 2023 EV Usage Survey

Plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs) are a growing sector of Tennessee’s transportation landscape. With more than 34,000 PEVs on the road in Tennessee today, understanding how & where electric vehicles are used is essential to better predicting how Tennessee’s transportation future will be affected by electric technology. DriveElectricTN and TNCleanFuels, two statewide initiatives

Top 5 Electric Vehicle Breakthroughs in 2023

In 2023, the electric vehicle industry experienced an exponential amount of growth. With the expansion of charging infrastructure and the hope of more widespread EV adoption, these advancements in technology and innovation continue to reshape the automotive industry as a whole. Let’s look back and explore the 5 electric vehicle
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10 Electric Vehicles with the Coolest Frunks

“Frunk” isn’t the most glamorous word, but when it comes to electric vehicles, having a frunk is pretty useful. There’s some controversy over who actually coined the term “frunk”—some say Tesla; Car and Driver say they first used it in 2012. But if you haven’t heard the portmanteau used in

How to Get a Specialized or Personalized TN License Plate

Are you a proud Tennessean looking to add a touch of personalization or support a cause close to your heart through your vehicle’s license plate? You’re in the right place! In this article, we’ll walk you through the process of obtaining specialized or personalized Tennessee license plates, all while shining

What are Sodium-Ion Batteries and How Do They Compare to Lithium-Ion Batteries?

In the world of electric vehicles (EVs) and renewable energy storage, lithium-ion batteries have long been the reigning champions. These batteries, with various chemistries such as nickel-manganese-cobalt (NMC), nickel-cobalt-aluminum (NCA), and lithium-iron-phosphate (LFP), have powered the EV revolution. However, there’s a new player on the field – sodium-ion batteries. With

DriveElectricTN releases multifamily electric vehicle charging infrastructure guide

Developers and property owners can save thousands of dollars per charger by making sites EV-ready during construction KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Sept. 13, 2023) – Drive Electric Tennessee (DET) released the “Multifamily Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure Guide” to their website on September 13, 2023. The Multifamily Task Force within the DET Infrastructure