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Hybrid Vehicle Acronyms

Source: Various

BEV

Battery Electric Vehicle

CARB

California Air Resources Board

CO2

Carbon Dioxide

DOE

U.S. Department of Energy

EPA

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

EVSE

Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment

GHG

Greenhouse Gas

HEV

Hybrid Electric Vehicle

NEV

Neighborhood Electric Vehicle

NiMH

Nickel-metal Hydride

PEV

Plug-in Electric Vehicle

PHEV

Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle

TOU

Time-of-Use rate based on the time of day the energy is consumed

V2G

Vehicle-to-Grid

ZEV

Zero-Emission Vehicle