A new way to drive

Electric cars powered by coal are energy efficient and offer a viable alternative to traditional travel solutions.

Meet our Tesla, WATTS!

WATT’s Up – News Blog

(July 2020) North Dakota’s Doosan Bobcat company is teaming up with Green Machine Equipment, Inc. of New York to produce an all-electric compact exc...

Are EVs the future or the present?

July 15, 2020 – (By Scott Meske) – One thing I’ve found is that WATTS, Lignite Energy Council’s Tesla X, draws a crowd everywhere we take ...

Towing with Tesla

June 25, 2020 – (by Jason Bohrer) Now that we are well into summer, I hitched up my boat to the Tesla and decided to see what would happen.  Ke...

DEND Infrastructure Survey Summary

DEND recently conducted an online survey of North Dakota to gauge current opinions about electric vehicle charging infrastructure in the state. Electr...

EV Infrastructure expanding in ND

MAY 26, 2020 – In the 2019 State Legislative Session, electric vehicles were the subject of three pieces of legislation, one of which (SB 2061) ...

Tesla, COVID-19 and Diver Down

May 11, 2020 – (by Jason Bohrer) With the pandemic inducing a near world-wide lockdown, people’s lives have changed in too many ways to count....

Take a ride in Medora with President Teddy Roosevelt!

Electric vehicles are great for families!

How do EVs support local businesses?

How does a mountain biker use an electric vehicle?


Charging Stations in ND


Miles of battery life


Miles before recharging


Electric vehicles produce no direct emissions and can be fueled by North Dakota's own electric power plants.


Electric vehicle owners only pay about $405 a year to charge under normal driving habits!


Electric vehicles are more responsive and accelerate quicker. This makes the drive more fun and exciting.