The State of Electric Vehicles in Hawaii: 2016 Update

This report provides an update to the State of Electric Vehicles in Hawaii released in March 2015, a synopsis of the dynamic landscape between electrified transportation and renewable energy integration in Hawaii. Focus is placed on the interaction of passenger electric vehicles with an isolated grid characterized by exceptionally high levels of wind and solar energy. Related research and demonstration projects are summarized, and similarities and differences to national trends are highlighted. Contents include: EV adoption, fuel considerations, EV infrastructure, EV integration into the power system, and emissions.

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  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This document was sponsored by the U.S. Department of Transportation, University Transportation Centers Program.
  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Hawaii, Manoa

    Hawaii Natural Energy Institute
    1680 East West Road, POST 109
    Honolulu, HI  United States  96822

    University of Central Florida, Cocoa

    Florida Solar Energy Center
    1679 Clearlake Road
    Cocoa, FL  United States  32922-5703

    Electric Vehicle Transportation Center (EVTC)

    University of Central Florida
    1679 Clearlake Road
    Cocoa, FL  United States  32922-5703

    Office of the Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology

    University Transportation Centers Program
    Department of Transportation
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • McKenzie, Katherine
  • Publication Date: 2016-7


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Features: Figures; Maps; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 34p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01608709
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HI-09-16
  • Contract Numbers: 291166
  • Created Date: Aug 17 2016 4:17PM