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03 Mar, 2017, 17:21 ET Electric Drive Transportation Association Announces New Board of Directors Chair

At its quarterly Board of Directors meeting in Washington, D.C. on February 28, the Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA) announced new...


07 Oct, 2016, 16:46 ET EDTA Statement in Response to the Introduction of S.3450 by Senator Sherrod Brown

Genevieve Cullen, President of the Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA), today issued the following statement in response to the...


16 Feb, 2016, 17:17 ET Entire electric drive value chain to be represented at EVS29

Speakers, exhibitors and sponsors from the entire electric drive supply chain, including R&D experts, leading manufacturers, top industry...


04 Feb, 2015, 16:59 ET Speakers Announced for 2015 Electric Drive Congress

The Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA) today announced the list of speakers for the 2015 Electric Drive Congress, set for February 10...


13 Jan, 2015, 15:44 ET EDTA to Host 2015 Electric Drive Congress on February 10 and 11

The Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA) today announced that registration is open for the 2015 Electric Drive Congress, set for...


30 Sep, 2014, 16:21 ET Electric Drive Transportation Association Partners with Largest Clean Fleet Event

 Gladstein Neandross & Associates (GNA) today announced a new strategic partnership between its annual Alternative Clean Transportation...


15 May, 2014, 14:05 ET Electric Drive Transportation Association and Andretti Formula E Team Up to Promote Mainstream Adoption of Electric Vehicles

Andretti Formula E is further dedicating its commitment to sustainability in motorsports and the automotive realm through a strategic alliance with...


07 May, 2014, 15:35 ET Formula E Founder and CEO Alejandro Agag to Speak at EDTA2014

 The Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA) announced today the latest lineup of speakers for the 2014 EDTA Conference and Annual...


02 May, 2014, 17:45 ET EDTA2014 Ride, Drive & Charge will offer free test drives of electric vehicles in downtown Indianapolis, May 19-21

 The 2014 Electric Drive Transportation Association Conference and Annual Meeting  (www.edta2014.com) will feature a "Ride, Drive &...


07 Jan, 2014, 15:27 ET Yearly Plug-In Vehicles Sales Jump 83 Percent over 2012

The Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA) today released the 2013 year-end sales data for the electric drive industry, including numbers...


20 Nov, 2013, 12:42 ET City of Indianapolis to be recognized as "E-Visionary"

The City of Indianapolis will be honored today as an "E-Visionary" in recognition of Mayor Gregory Ballard's work to expand electric mobility and...


26 Aug, 2013, 13:19 ET EDTA, GoElectricDrive Foundation Form Partnership with Green Sports Alliance

 The Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA) and the GoElectricDrive Foundation today announced a new partnership with the...


24 Jul, 2013, 17:43 ET Electric Drive Transportation Association Board of Directors Expansion Reflects Industry Advancement, Membership Diversity

 After its Board of Directors meeting in Washington, D.C., the Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA) today announced its new leaders...


11 Jul, 2013, 17:12 ET Electric Drive Transportation Association Responds to FY14 Energy & Water Development Funding Bill

Brian Wynne, President of the Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA), issued the following statement in response to today's passage of...


10 Jun, 2013, 21:38 ET U.S. Energy Official, Indianapolis Mayor to Discuss Electric Vehicle Preparedness

  What:  U.S. Department of Energy Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy David Danielson, and Mayor of the City...


10 Jun, 2013, 06:00 ET At-Risk High School Group to Demonstrate Converted Electric 1967 Karmann Ghia at Wardman Park Marriott

What:  MINDDRIVE is a group of at-risk high school students and mentors from Kansas City's urban core that converted a 1967 Karmann Ghia into...


05 Jun, 2013, 18:39 ET Record Sales in May for Hybrid and Plug-In Cars in U.S.

WASHINGTON, June 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA) today released the May 2013...


04 Jun, 2013, 12:19 ET MINDDRIVE, Electrified Karmann Ghia to Visit EDTA Conference

The Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA) and Hertz will welcome MINDDRIVE, a non-profit educational program that aims to teach STEM...


23 May, 2013, 15:45 ET Leaders, Experts from Electric Drive Supply Chain to Gather at EDTA Conference

 It's certainly an exciting time for the electric drive industry with record breaking sales, new models hitting the streets, expanding charging...


26 Mar, 2013, 14:53 ET Early Bird Registration Open for 2013 EDTA Conference and Annual Meeting

 Attend the premier electric drive event of the year and register now for discounted admission. The Electric Drive Transportation Association...


13 Feb, 2013, 12:30 ET EDTA Responds to President Obama's State of the Union Address

 Brian Wynne, President of the Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA), today issued the following statement in response to President...


31 Jan, 2013, 15:01 ET EDTA Takes U.S. Department of Energy's Workplace Charging Challenge

 EDTA President Brian Wynne today appeared with Energy Secretary Stephen Chu at the Washington Auto Show, announcing that EDTA has joined other...


25 Jan, 2013, 11:42 ET EDTA President Brian Wynne to Participate During Public Policy Days at Washington Auto Show

The following is being released by the Electric Drive Transportation Association: WHEN: Thursday, January 31, 2013 – 2:00 PM (immediately...


07 Nov, 2012, 10:14 ET Electric Drive Transportation Association Responds to President Obama Winning Second Term

 Brian Wynne, president of the Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA), issued the following statement in response to U.S. President...


16 Oct, 2012, 16:52 ET Electric Drive Transportation Association Responds to Johnson Controls Purchasing A123 Assets

WASHINGTON, Oct. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Brian Wynne, president of the Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA), issued...