Media Advisory

Media Contacts:

Samantha Kappalman
Samantha.Kappalman@maryland.gov

Jay Apperson
Jay.Apperson@maryland.gov

410-537-3003

8 States announce agreement to put 3.3 million zero-emission vehicles on the road by 2025 States comprise 25 percent of American vehicle market

Sacramento — Representatives of eight states will announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding guiding a multi-state effort to put millions of zero emission vehicles on America’s highways. The MOU spells out areas of cooperation, planning and development to assist further growth of the market for zero-emission vehicles including the development of fueling infrastructure for electric and hydrogen fuel cell vehicles.

 

What

Announcement of multi-state effort to develop market for zero-emission vehicles

 

Who

High-level representatives of California, Connecticut, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, Oregon, Rhode Island and Vermont. Also:American Lung Association; Consumer Federation of America

 

When

Thursday, October 24, 8:30-9 a.m. PDT / 11:30 a.m.-noon EDT

 

Where

Ground floor media room of the CalEPA building,

1001 I Street, Sacramento CA 95814

 

Visuals

Zero-emission vehicles now available in all 8 states

 

For accredited media unable to attend in person:

Teleconference Call (audio only)

800-857-9623   Passcode: “ZEVS”

 

Internet (webinar)

Go To Meeting: https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/344228913

 

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