The Electric Vehicles Initiative (EVI) provides a forum for global cooperation on the development and deployment of electric vehicles (EVs). The initiative seeks to facilitate the global deployment of 20 million EVs, including plug-in hybrid electric vehicles and fuel cell vehicles, by 2020 and is a Clean Energy Ministerial initiative. (Information available in English)

The International Energy Agency (IEA) is an autonomous organization which works to ensure reliable, affordable and clean energy for its 28 member countries and beyond. Founded in response to the 1973-74 oil crisis, the IEA’s initial role was to help countries coordinate a collective response to major disruptions in oil supply through the release of emergency oil stocks to the markets. While this continues to be a key aspect of its work, the IEA has evolved and expanded. It is at the heart of global dialog on energy, providing authoritative and unbiased research, statistics, analysis and recommendations. (Information available in multiple languages)

International Energy Agency Implementing Agreement for Advanced Fuel Cells works to advance the state of understanding advanced fuel cells. It achieves this through a coordinated programme of research, technology development and system analysis on Molten Carbonate (MCFC), Solid Oxide (SOFC) and Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cell (PEFC) systems.(Information available in English)

International Energy Agency Implementing Agreement on Advanced Motor Fuels provides an international platform for cooperation to promote cleaner and more energy efficient fuels and vehicle technologies.(Information available in English)

Light Electric Vehicle Association (LEVA) is an organized a global trade association to develop technical standards for Light Electric Vehicles (LEV)s and promote the use of LEVs worldwide. Light electric vehicles are not restricted in definition but rather open in terms of weight and number of wheels. Products with a single wheel up to four-wheel vehicles (such as neighborhood electric vehicles) all fall within their general category.  (Information available in English)

World Electric Vehicle Association (WEVA) is an international organization with the objective of promoting the research, development and dissemination of electric vehicles. (Information available in English)