California Energy Commission awarding $4.8M to 3 projects to convert medium-duty vehicles to electric drive
The California Energy Commission has selected three projects for a total of $4,782,082 in awards, with $5,918,404 in matching funds from the awardees, for demonstration projects that convert used medium-duty gasoline and diesel vehicles to all-electric drive.
The awards resulted from an earlier solicitation (PON-13-602) under the Alternative and Renewable Fuel and Vehicle Technology Program (ARFVTP).
Funding of proposed projects resulting from this solicitation is contingent upon the approval of these projects at a publicly noticed Energy Commission Business Meeting, and execution of a grant agreement. The selected awardees are:
|Used Medium-Duty Electric Vehicle Repower Demonstration|
|Awardee||Project Title||Proposed award||Match award|
|Electric Vehicles International||California Medium-Duty ZEV Repower Demonstration Project||$1,653,000||$1,713,250|
|Motiv Power Systems, Inc.||Walk-in Van Repower Demonstration||$1,655,594||$1,844,400|
|National Strategies, LLC||Electric School Bus with Vehicle-to-Grid and Vehicle-to-Building Functionality (ESB-V2G/B)||$1,473,488||$2,360,754|