Interagency ZEV Group to Hold Public Meeting September 27

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The Zero Emission Vehicle Interagency Working Group (ZEVIWG) invites the public to join its meeting on September 27 to share progress towards the Governor’s Executive Order 17-21, which focuses on tackling cost, infrastructure, and information gaps in order to help accelerate the transition to zero emission vehicles. 

The meeting will feature a presentation by Zach Henkin, Deputy Director of Forth, a nonprofit dedicated to transforming the way people get around by advancing electric, smart, and shared mobility.

At the meeting, the ZEVIWG will also:

  • Share the state’s progress toward the Directives in the Governor’s Executive Order No. 17-21.

  • Seek feedback from the public about barriers to EV adoption they’ve experienced.

If you are unable to attend the meeting in person, please feel free to submit comments, questions, and your community or organization's EV-related milestones by email to We look forward to your participation and input.

ZEVIWG Public Meeting
Friday, September 27, 2019  |  10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Portland State Office Building
Conference Room 1A
800 NE Oregon Street
Portland, OR 97232
Agenda & Call-in Info

If you need special accommodations to participate in the meeting, please contact Linda Ross at 503-378-6874 or at at least 48 hours prior to the meeting.


The Governor's EO 17-21 also established the ZEVIWG, an interagency group including the Oregon Department of Energy, Department of Administrative Services, Department of Environmental Quality, Department of Transportation, and Public Utility Commission, tasked with implementing the EO and meeting the Governor’s 50K by 2020 goal.

Learn more about the ZEVIWG