Arizona is among the top 10 states for EV auto registrations. Year-to-date, EV sales are up more than 50%, year over year, which Chris Harto, senior policy analyst at Consumer Reports, said is impressive, considering how much fuel prices have come down. However, in Arizona, the average gas price is currently $4.25 per gallon – about 40 cents more than the national average – which may entice Arizona drivers to make the switch.
An Arizona LGBTQ+ group has established a partnership with Waymo, the autonomous-driving tech company, to provide what it said will be a safer transportation option.
Arizona is getting over $76 million in federal funding over five years dedicated to expanding electric charging infrastructure across the state.