Grant Amount: $55,000
Coltura aims to see a gasoline-free America before 2040. Harnessing data to open policy and capital pathways to cut gasoline use and arm advocates and leaders with the information they need to support a transition to cleaner alternatives. The team is developing specific insights on the needs of drivers that will be essential for changing conversations around driving in rural America. With support from RCP, Coltura will harness the power of hundreds of millions of motor vehicle records, GPS data, and other datasets to create a thorough report of rural gasoline consumption. This research can help pinpoint which rural drivers would encounter the fewest barriers and biggest financial benefits by switching to EVs.