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Presentation – SW NYLCV EV Forum

This timely forum brought together advocates, local leaders, and industry experts to look at the current status of EVs and EV infrastructure in Westchester County. Lively and informative discussion on the increase the use of EVs at the personal, municipal, and commercial levels, challenges we face in fleet adoption, and what policies or mechanisms can […]

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SUSTAINABLE WESTCHESTER LAUNCHES COMMUNITY SOLAR PROGRAM, IN COOPERATION WITH ABUNDANT EFFICIENCY

First New Community Solar Installation in Sustainable Westchester’s 42 Member Municipalities Montrose, NY, April 20, 2018 –Sustainable Westchester, in cooperation with Abundant Efficiency, today unveiled a community solar project at the manufacturing facility of Quality Circle Products (QCP). SunLight General Capital is the developer for the rooftop array, the first in Sustainable Westchester’s countywide community […]

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New EV offerings for Municipalities!

We want to make it easy for your municipality to electrify your fleet! So, we started by adding four new web pages so that you can easily search for the electric vehicle that is right for your municipality. Click on the links below to navigate through the offerings. All-Electric Sedans Plug-in Hybrids Trucks & Vans […]

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Where it pays to drive electric (pretty much everywhere!).

No pump, no pain. Jorge Silva/Reuters https://www.citylab.com/transportation/2017/11/where-it-pays-to-drive-electric/546956/ Where It Pays to Drive Electric SARAH HOLDER NOV 29, 2017 A new study from the Union of Concerned Scientists found that EV drivers save almost $800 a year, depending on where, when, and how they charge. Buying an electric vehicle has long been pitched as being about saving […]

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BMW Barbeque & Drive at BMW of Westchester: Test drive the BMW i3 – up to $19,200 off thru Sustainable Westchester.

Sustainable Westchester and BMW of Westchester will be holding a Ride & Drive event for the all-electric BMW i3 on Saturday, November 11, 2017 from 11 am until 4pm. There will be a free barbeque and a $2,500 dealer discount on top of the Sustainable Westchester $7,500 discount, New York State $1,700 instant cash rebate and the $7,500 Federal tax credit – a […]

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For municipal highway, parks and facilities managers: Sustainable Landscaping Workshop

Municipal DPW, Parks and Facilities Managers: Join Us On Friday Oct. 20, 1PM For A Free Sustainable Landscape Maintenance Workshop Sustainable Westchester is excited to be able to provide this opportunity to test out the latest in commercial electric landscaping equipment to our member municipalities. Join your colleagues with us here at our Mount Kisco office as […]

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National Drive Electric Week Sept 9 – 17

“National Drive Electric Week”, being held from September 9-17, 2017,  is “a nationwide celebration to heighten awareness of today’s widespread availability of plug-in vehicles and highlight the benefits of all-electric and plug-in hybrid-electric cars, trucks, motorcycles, and more.” Westchester has nearly 2,000 Electric Vehicles on the road today – and more people are switching to […]

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Less than 200 Nissan Leafs left!

<200 Leafs remaining! Sustainable Westchester’s Clean Transportation Project wants you to know that there are less than 200 Nissan Leaf’s remaining in the program, and the rest are expected to be gone around Labor Day… Municipalities and colleges may also be interested in a Fleet Lease option – $200 a month for 60 months, with […]

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