Electric Cars & Buses

Transportation powered by clean electricity, instead of oil and gas, reduces pollution and can strengthen the electric grid. Fresh Energy provides education and technical assistance designed to help all Minnesotans capture the health and cost savings of electric transportation.

How plug-in vehicles saved the US car market in 2018

The writing is on the wall: a shift to electric is starting to happen and 2018 shines a light on how this will happen. We crunched the numbers to look forward to likely trends this year.

Michael finally gets an electric vehicle: why was it so hard?

Buying an electric vehicle shouldn’t be a hassle. Why did our executive director have such a hard time?

Progress in the push for better buses

Metro Transit is considering more electric buses amidst strong public support.

Big steps forward for electric cars and buses

Two recent decisions will help drive electric transportation forward in the state. Find out more.