Recent News

Accelerating EV Deployment in MI – Crain’s Power Breakfast Event

Crain’s POWER Breakfast is where business decision-makers network and hear from policymakers, industry experts, and thought leaders. For our third-quarter breakfast, Accelerating EV deployment in Michigan, panelists will address the lucrative construction boom driven by electric vehicle-related investment, strategies to cultivate skilled EV talent and what stakeholders are doing to bolster EV adoption. Register and […]

MEVA Meeting

MEVA met today to discuss various goals and events we attended over the past 2 weeks. The events attended were the A2 Green Fair in Ann Arbor and Rock the Block (by LINCUP) in Grand Rapids. We met a lot of people interested in EV’s, and gained a new member – Dee Jones! Welcome Dee! […]

3rd Annual Tesla Meetup

Muskegon is hosting its 3rd annual Tesla Summer Meetup on 6/17/23 – and MEVA will be speaking at it! Stop down at Pere Marquette beach and see our very own Amy Rogghe and a slew of Tesla vehicles. You can learn more here.

EVs – Near cost parity with ICE?

Seeing someone driving a luxury vehicle doesn’t evoke the thought “frugal”, but when taking the lifecycle cost into consideration, it might be close! Check out this article on CleanTechnica, detailing the lifecycle of a Tesla Model 3 in comparison with popular, comparable ICE vehicles. After a 5 year life, they find owning a Model 3 […]

WiTricity EV Event

MEVA took a drive down to the Smart Charging Garage near Corktown in Detroit to check out WiTricity’s new wireless charging infrastructure. The software/hardware was being tested in a Mach-E, demonstrating charging with no wires, no plugs and no waiting required!  The owner can pull up, charge wirelessly and go shopping while charging takes place. […]

MEVA Meeting with Senator Irwin

MEVA will be meeting tomorrow (10/20) with Senator Jeff Irwin to discuss the 2030 Clean Cars Campaign. We’re hoping to get Senator Irwin on board with the electrifying future! Senator Irwin represents the Ann Arbor area.

It’s National Drive Electric Week!

Take your EV’s out for a spin – It’s National Drive Electric Week! MEVA is attending an event in Muskegon, MI to celebrate. It will be held at the Muskegon Farmer’s market, and would be a great chance to check out the various EV’s on the market if you’re looking for one. Frunks are IN.

MI Clean Cars 2030 Press Conference

MEVA held a press conference on 9/22, spreading awareness of its goals, and was able to reach a huge audience! Links to all of the news outlets that picked up the story are here: Yahoo! News, WLUC (NBC), WXMI-GR (FOX), WJBK-TV, WXYZ-TV, WMYD-TV, 101.9 WDET, 89.1 WEMU, Michigan Radio

MEC Membership

MEVA is now a member of the Michigan Environmental Council, or MEC! MEC combines deep environmental policy expertise with close connections to key state and federal decision-makers, decades of experience getting things done in the political process, and an ability to rally broad and powerful alliances in support of reforms. You can learn more about […]

EV Blog

Over the weekend at one of our events, MEVA met a local EV enthusiast – Daniel Schroeder! Daniel has been upkeeping a blog about his travels in his Kia Niro. He has extensive information about charging locations and the ease of driving an EV in Michigan. You can learn more here: