Electric vehicle charging infrastructure
Installing and distributing charging stations throughout an area can aid adoption of electric vehicles among residents.
Build charging infrastructure along major highways and highly-traffic vehicular corridors to support the transition to electric vehicles.
Considerations for Use
The public and private sector can partner to increase efficiency and expand the reach of efforts to provide electric vehicle chargers.
Climate:Cold, Hot/Dry, Hot/Humid, Temperate
Policy Levers:MandateMandates are government regulations that require stakeholders to meet standards through building codes, ordinances, zoning policies, or other regulatory tools.
Trigger Points:City planning processesIncludes city initiatives such as the development of climate action plan, pathway to zero-energy, master plan, transit plan, energy mapping etc.Evaluating or initiating major city infrastructure projectsIncludes projects such as city transit, street or utilities construction / re-construction etc.
Sectors:Public Works, Transportation
Phase of Impact:Risk reduction and mitigation
Metrics:Number and density of charging stations
Intervention Scale:City, State/Province
Authority and Governance:City government, State/provincial government
Implementation Timeline:Medium-term (3-9 Years)
Implementation Stakeholders:City government, Industry
Funding Sources:Private investment, Public investment
Capacity to Act:High, Medium
Co-benefits (Climate/Environmental):Reduce air and water pollution, Reduce greenhouse gas emissions