Electric vehicle trial
The Victorian Government's Electric Vehicle Trial was a $5 million initiative to help Victoria better understand the process, timelines and barriers for transitioning to electric vehicle technologies.
As part of the trial, participants were given access to an electric vehicle and were required to keep a detailed log of their use. Participants included private households, local Victorian councils and private corporate fleets.
The trial ran from 2010 to 2014.
Electric Vehicle Trial mid-term report
The Victorian Government released the Electric Vehicle trial mid-term report Electric Vehicle trial mid term report (PDF 1982.11 KB) EV trial mid term report (DOC 3054.5 KB) containing preliminary findings at the half-way point of the trial.
A number of fact sheets about electric vehicle technology are available below.
- Driving electric vehicles EV-Driving-electric-vehicles.pdf (PDF 86.11 KB)
- Driving electric vehicles EV-Driving-Electric-Vehicles.doc (DOC 45 KB)
- Electric vehicles and the environment EV-FactSheet-ElectricVehicles-and-the-Environment.pdf (PDF 146.79 KB)
- Electric vehicles and the environmentEV-FactSheet-ElectricVehicles-and-the-Environment.doc (DOC 43.5 KB)
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