Transportation Network

 

The Transportation Network focuses on Climate Actions designed to promote the transition to electric-based transportation systems, including private vehicles, throughout the Cape & Islands. 

The Transportation Network’s Climate Actions for 2020

ACTION

IMPLEMENTATION ACTIVITIES

Support / promote/ advocate for expansion of EV charging network.

 

Focus development efforts on FAST chargers.

Inventory and disseminate information on EV charging availability.

Expand EV charging infrastructure network – activity centers, parking lots, hospital/medical centers.

Develop options for fully charged EV auto rental service.

Develop an EV car show at the National Seashore for Spring 2020.

Develop and support existing initiatives and efforts to increase efficient public transportation systems on the Cape & Islands.

 

Support development and utilization of fixed and/or on-demand EV transit (van sized to accommodate public).

Focus efforts on marginalized and underserved populations.

Advocate for and promote implementation of  “Complete Streets” in Town Capital Improvement Programs

Support multi-modal transition to carbon neutral transit systems.

 

Develop strategies targeting each of the identified barriers.

Support development of battery storage technology to accompany advances in EV charging development.

 

Pilot a battery storage program at Cape Air’s faiclity at Barnstable Airport.

Promote installation of solar car ports, and community solar in all Towns.