11 Top LinkedIn Groups to Strengthen Your Connections in the Electric Mobility Community
The electric mobility industry is one of the world’s fastest growing. It meets at the intersection of the quest to reduce carbon emissions, develop better battery technologies, and increase the focus on renewable energy. Every day, announcements are being made on new electric vehicle-related companies, new strategies, innovative products, and new business models. Every other day, there’s another government announcement from somewhere in the world about policies and regulations to accelerate EV adoption.
LinkedIn is providing members of the eMobility industry a way to share ideas, communicate, and make things happen. We’ve selected the top 11 EV-related and sustainability industry groups in which you can share your vision of the electric vehicle future and be a part of a greater EV professionals community.
The Sustainability Professionals group covers a range of industries – energy, water, waste, recycling, green building, etc. The focus is on sustainability and environmental issues and there are insightful discussions around eMobility.
The group discusses a variety of topics related to autonomous and connected vehicles, including micromobility, fast charge, eMobility, and more.
The group focuses on the future of eMobility and its impact on the automotive industry, energy infrastructure, and society as a whole. The discussions include the convergence of electrification and autonomy, consumer attitudes and preferences, and the commoditization of vehicles in vehicles-as-a-service.
Sustainable Energy Development
This group’s emphasis is on the advancement of sustainable, renewable, and green energy solutions. Discussions range from the latest research to policy development and advocacy.
UtilityDive, one of the utility industry’s leading publications, manages the group. Demand management, electric vehicles, and energy efficiency are among the topics covered.
Advanced Zero Emission Electric Vehicles (AZEEVs)
The group’s focus is broad, covering not only electric vehicle technologies but also investment and employment opportunities.
Taking an integrated approach to variable renewable energy issues, the group discusses energy storage, EV demand response, ICT, and grid reinforcement. Stakeholders participating in the group include leaders in utilities, renewables, energy storage, electric vehicles, environmental groups, aggregators, and large electricity users as well as policy makers, regulators, and renewable energy plant operators.
The purpose of this group is to share the latest hybrid and plug-in hybrid (HEV and PHEV) vehicle technology and news geared for commercial and fleet vehicles.
The eMobility group is a meeting place for eMobility professionals and amateurs who want to discuss trends, products, solutions, and more.
EV Infrastructure Forum
The members of this forum focus on public EV charging infrastructure, utility metering, smart grids, EV charging hardware and software platforms. They also discuss lessons learned and share details about incentives, grants, and rebates.
Electric Car Charging Infrastructure in Cities
Membership in this group covers a range of players, including municipalities, electricity suppliers, and electricity network companies.
To summarize, participating in any one of these LinkedIn groups connects you to people with the same goal – bringing the possibilities of electric vehicles, renewables, smart energy management, and more into fruition. We’re all working together in the quest to not only build a greener world but to create new enterprises, relationships, and commercial success.