EV 101: 
DOE: Plug-In Electric Vehicle Handbook for Consumers 

www.afdc.energy.gov/afdc/pdfs/51226.pdf 

Why would someone want to drive an EV?
www.afdc.energy.gov/fuels/electricity_benefits.html 


Charging 101:
Plug-In electric vehicle charging infrastructure basics
www.afdc.energy.gov/fuels/electricity_infrastructure.html 

Plug-In Electric Vehicle Handbook for Electrical Contractors
www.afdc.energy.gov/pdfs/51228.pdf 


Multi housing and EV charging:
DOE: EV Charging for Multi-Unit Dwellings
www.afdc.energy.gov/fuels/electricity_charging_multi.html 
 

Advanced Energy report: Residential charging installation handbook (including MHC)
http://54.208.140.95/_files/pages/Residential-Charging-Station-Installation-Handbook.pdf 

How do multi-unit dwellings become PEV ready?
www.pevcollaborative.org/sites/all/themes/pev/files/Comm_guide6_122308.pdf

Clean Cities TV video: San Diego Prepares for Electric Vehicles in Multi-Unit Dwelling Communities
www.youtube.com/watch?v=hBwHlIlVdtc 

Plug In America panel discussion video

www.youtube.com/watch?v=79ShT3YUVVA 


Incentives: 
State Laws and Incentives can be found 
www.afdc.energy.gov/laws/state 


Laws and legislation examples:
Hawaii bill that prohibits prevention of installing EV charging at multi-family residences.

http://capitol.hawaii.gov/hrscurrent/Vol03_Ch0121-0200D/HRS0196/HRS_0196-0007_0005.htm  

California bill SB 880

http://leginfo.ca.gov/pub/11-12/bill/sen/sb_0851-0900/sb_880_bill_20120229_chaptered.pdf 

Proposed CalGreen building standards code will require residential construction to be EV ready
www.hcd.ca.gov/codes/calgreen/docs/CALGreen-Report-to-Legislature-2014.pdf



Installations:
Advanced Energy report: EVSE Installation Handbook for Electrical Contractors and Inspectors

http://54.208.140.95/_files/pages/Charging-Station-Installation-Handbook-.pdf 

Oregon EV charging infrastructure deployment guidelines

www.oregon.gov/ODOT/HWY/OIPP/docs/EVDeployGuidelines3-1.pdf?ga=t 


MHC Case studies


Research: 
UCLA Luskin Center report: Increasing Electric Vehicle Charging Access in Multi-Unit Dwellings in Los Angeles 
http://luskin.ucla.edu/sites/default/files/EV%20Charging%20in%20LA%20MUDs.pdf

UCLA Luskin Center report: Addressing challenges to EV charging in multifamily residential buildings.
http://luskin.ucla.edu/sites/default/files/EV_Multifamily_Report_10_2011.pdf 


General information about EVs:
PlugInConnect resources page 
www.PlugInConnect.com/resources.html


Housing data: 
National Multi Housing Council quick facts
http://www.nmhc.org/Content/ContentList.cfm?NavID=75 

American Housing Survey data by U.S. Census Bureau
http://www.census.gov/programs-surveys/ahs.html


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