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Aug 28, 2012, 10:50 ET

Electrification Coalition and FleetAnswers Launch Partnership to Provide Electrification Resources for Commercial Fleets

Content to feature best practices from innovative fleet organizations like FedEx Express and PG&E  The Electrification Coalition and...

Nov 15, 2010, 10:00 ET

EC Releases Fleet Electrification Roadmap

Top CEOs including FedEx's Frederick W. Smith Unveil Plan for 16 Million Fleet Vehicles, Discuss Current State of Electrification Efforts The...

Nov 11, 2010, 10:29 ET

EC Praises GE Electric Vehicle Announcement

Robbie Diamond, President and CEO of the Electrification Coalition (EC), strongly praised GE for its announcement today of plans to purchase 25,000...

Oct 26, 2010, 10:42 ET

Five New CEOs Join Electrification Coalition

The Electrification Coalition (EC)—a nonpartisan, not-for-profit group of business leaders representing the entire value chain of the...

Sep 22, 2010, 18:28 ET

EC Applauds Inclusion of Electrification in New Legislation

Robbie Diamond, president of the Electrification Coalition (EC), released the following statement after the introduction by Senate Majority Leader...

Aug 03, 2010, 15:53 ET

EC: The Energy Debate Must Continue This Fall

Robbie Diamond, president of the Electrification Coalition (EC), released the following statement after the announcement that the Senate would not...

Jul 27, 2010, 17:21 ET

EC Applauds Inclusion of Electrification Provisions in Senate Bill

Robbie Diamond, president of the Electrification Coalition (EC), released the following statement after the release of a detailed outline of the...

Jul 22, 2010, 16:23 ET

EC: An Energy Bill That Does Not Include Electrification Will Not Improve Energy Security

Robbie Diamond, president of the Electrification Coalition, released the following statement today in response to news reports outlining the energy...

Jul 21, 2010, 11:37 ET

EC Applauds Energy Committee for Bipartisan Passage of Electrification Legislation

Robbie Diamond, president of the Electrification Coalition (EC), released the following statement following the Senate Energy and Natural Resources...

Jul 15, 2010, 14:12 ET

EC Praises WH Support of Electrification

Growing Consensus in Washington and Beyond Must Lead to Action The Electrification Coalition (EC) today praised the Obama administration's...

Jul 12, 2010, 11:29 ET

Electrification Coalition Releases New Television Ad

Commercial Highlights Electrification's Potential to Change the Future The Electrification Coalition (EC), a group of business leaders who came...

Jul 08, 2010, 14:16 ET

Electrification Coalition: Bipartisan Electrification Legislation Remains Best Energy Option

Robbie Diamond, president of the Electrification Coalition (EC), released the following statement in response to President Obama's appearance today...

Jul 01, 2010, 09:31 ET

Regional Leaders Supporting Bipartisan Electrification Legislation

The Electrification Coalition (EC) today released letters from the mayors of Houston, Indianapolis, Portland (Oregon), and the Bay Area cities of...

Jun 23, 2010, 14:08 ET

National Poll Shows Strong Bipartisan Support for Plan to Expand Electric Vehicles

The Electrification Coalition (EC) today released the results of a national poll that showed across-the-board support for electric vehicles and the...

Jun 22, 2010, 10:30 ET

FedEx CEO Smith Testifies on Plan to End Oil Dependence

Frederick W. Smith, Chairman, President and CEO of FedEx Corporation, co-Chairman of the Energy Security Leadership Council, and a member of the...

Jun 16, 2010, 12:54 ET

Electrification Coalition: It Is Time To End The Pattern of Failure on Energy Security

Robbie Diamond, President of the Electrification Coalition (EC), released the following statement in response to President Obama's prime-time...

May 27, 2010, 16:34 ET

EC Praises House and Senate Electrification Legislation

Bipartisan Bills Offer Crucial Pathway to Reducing American Oil Dependence The Electrification Coalition (EC) today praised the unveiling of...

Apr 28, 2010, 14:47 ET

FedEx CEO Smith Testifies on Energy Security, Electrification

Brings FedEx All-Electric Delivery Vehicle to Capitol Hill Frederick W. Smith, Chairman, President and CEO of FedEx Corporation, co-Chairman of...

Apr 08, 2010, 14:25 ET

NRG's David Crane Presents Results of Electrification Coalition Economic Impact Study

Analysis Helps to Pave Way for Bipartisan Legislation The Electrification Coalition (EC) today released a long-term macroeconomic analysis of the...

Apr 01, 2010, 13:34 ET

EV Pricing Demonstrates Viability of Electrification

Nissan North America announced yesterday the pricing on its 2011 all-electric LEAF. Once federal tax rebates are taken into account, the LEAF will...