ZEV Alliance

Accelerating global zero-emission vehicle adoption


The International Zero-Emission Vehicle Alliance (ZEV Alliance) is a collaboration of governments acting together to accelerate the adoption of zero-emission vehicles (electric, plug-in hybrid, and fuel cell vehicles).


The ZEV Alliance works to accelerate the adoption of zero-emission vehicles (ZEVs), including electric vehicles, plug-in hybrids, and fuel-cell vehicles, to achieve national and subnational climate change commitments. The governments announced that they will strive to make all passenger vehicle sales in their jurisdictions ZEVs by no later than 2050 and to collaboration on policies and actions to achieve their ZEV targets.

Partners and Signatories

Baden-Württemberg, British Columbia, California, Connecticut, Germany, Maryland, Massachusetts, the Netherlands, New York, Norway, Oregon, Québec, Rhode Island, United Kingdom, Vermont, and Washington are ZEV Alliance members.

Activities of the Initiative

Outreach and coalition building:

Capacity building:

Knowledge development:

Policy-making and implementation:


ZEV Alliance website: www.ZEVAlliance.org

Focal point

Nic Lutsey, nic@theicct.org

Mark Wenzel, Mark.Wenzel@calepa.ca.gov