Plug In America Unplugs

EV Club of CT

Dealers Pressure Plug In America to Back Away From Direct Sales Plug In America (PIA) has up until now played an important advocacy role in the effort to pass SB 127 in Connecticut and similar.

Electrify America announces $200M additional investment for ZEV infrastructure and education in California

Green Car Congress

Electrify America plans to invest $200 million in California Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) infrastructure and education programs over the next 30 months. Source: Electrify America.

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Hyundai offers 250 kWh of free fast charging to Kona and IONIQ with Electrify America

Green Car Congress

Hyundai Motor America will provide 250 kilowatt-hours of complimentary charging on Electrify America’s ultra-fast charging network for owners of 2021 Kona Electric and Ioniq Electric models. Electrify America pricing for DC fast charging varies by location.

Electrify America Announces $200 Million Additional Investment

EV Obssesion

The post Electrify America Announces $200 Million Additional Investment appeared first on EV Obsession. EV Charging Stations Investment Specific Technologies Electrify America Green City investment Long Beach-Wilmington Community zero-emission vehicle infrastructure

Jeep partnering with Electrify America to install chargers at select trailheads

Green Car Congress

Jeep is partnering with Electrify America to create the Jeep 4xe Charging Network. Jeep is working with leading public charging network Electrify America to establish the trailhead charging sites and install the charging equipment.

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Proterra sells more than 1,000 electric buses in North America

Green Car Congress

With Broward County’s purchase, Proterra has now sold more than 1,000 battery-electric transit buses in North America. Introduced in September, the Proterra ZX5 features the most energy storage and longest drive range of any 40-foot electric bus available in North America today. Proterra announced that Broward County Transit (BCT) has agreed to purchase 12 40-foot Proterra ZX5 battery-electric transit buses with 660 kWh of onboard energy and the DuoPower drivetrain.

Electrify America, Kia Motors America offer DC fast charging plan for Kia Niro EV drivers

Green Car Congress

Electrify America announced an agreement with Kia Motors America to offer Kia Select, a new charging program with optimized pricing for the Kia Niro electric vehicle (EV) model on Electrify America’s direct current (DC) fast charging network.

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New Flyer unveils Xcelsior AV: North America’s first automated heavy-duty transit bus

Green Car Congress

New Flyer of America unveiled the Xcelsior AV automated transit bus, now in motion at Robotic Research, LLC in Maryland.

Celebrating Earth Day with Free Charging Sessions from Electrify America

EV Obssesion

The post Celebrating Earth Day with Free Charging Sessions from Electrify America appeared first on EV Obsession. EV Charging Stations Specific Technologies Uncategorized Earth Day Electrify America Free Charging

Electrify America increases access to solar-powered EV charging for rural Californians with 30 stations

Green Car Congress

Electrify America, the nation’s largest public ultra-fast charging network, has added 30 solar-powered electric vehicle (EV) charging stations with two Level 2 chargers each to its network in the state of California.

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Volkswagen of America unveils the 2021 ID.4 electric SUV

Green Car Congress

Volkswagen of America revealed the all-new ID.4 This compact SUV, which will be available in rear-wheel drive 201-hp 82 kWh (launching first) and all-wheel-drive 302-hp 82 kWh configurations, offers three years of fast charging with Electrify America for no additional cost.

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Electrify America acquiring 30 Envision solar-powered EV charging stations for rural California

Green Car Congress

Electrify America is investing $2 million in solar-powered electric vehicle (EV) charging stations in rural California that are not tied to the electrical grid. Electrify America is sourcing the chargers from Envision Solar, a San Diego-based sustainable technology company.

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Electrify America releases new pricing plans and mobile app

Green Car Reports

Electrify America, which has been firmly in the latter camp, released new pricing plans last week that takes a few steps toward the former. Charging Networks Electrify AmericaA new debate is raging in the electric-car and charging communities: Whether electric-car drivers should pay for charging like gas, by the kilowatt-hour; or like parking, by the minute.

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Electrify America introduces Plug&Charge payment technology to its charging network

Green Car Congress

Electrify America’s ultra-fast charging network now offers Plug&Charge payment technology, which allows electric vehicle (EV) owners to begin a charge without reaching for their wallet, smartphone or bank card. This technology is now available on all Electrify America chargers across the US in advance of the anticipated arrival in the coming months of Plug&Charge-capable EVs, including the 2021 models of the Porsche Taycan, Ford Mustang Mach-E and Lucid Air.

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Sumitomo Corporation of Americas makes strategic investment in hydrogen fuel provider OneH2

Green Car Congress

Sumitomo Corporation of Americas (SCOA), the largest subsidiary of Sumitomo Corporation, one of the world’s largest traders of goods and services, has invested in OneH2, a hydrogen fuel company headquartered in Longview, North Carolina.

Electrify America to open 400th public EV fast-charging station, > 1,700 chargers

Green Car Congress

Electrify America will open its 400 th electric vehicle charging station this week, setting a rapid pace for installation of DC fast-charging stations. Electrify America opened its first site in Chicopee, MA, in May 2018.

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Honda and General Motors sign MoU toward establishing a strategic alliance in North America

Green Car Congress

Under the proposed alliance, Honda and GM would collaborate on a variety of segments in North America, intending to share common vehicle platforms, including both electrified and internal combustion propulsion systems that align with the vehicle platforms.

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Electrify America expands home charging offerings with launch of Electrify Home

Green Car Congress

Electrify America has expanded its product portfolio with the launch of a new business unit called Electrify Home. Electrify America's Level 2 EV Charger provides up to 7.6 Three-year warranty, 24-hour support: Electrify America offers a three-year warranty and 24-hour customer support.

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Electrify America, ChargePoint announce roaming partnership

Green Car Congress

Electrify America and ChargePoint announced a roaming partnership that will further expand access to electric vehicle (EV) charging across the United States. Beginning later this year, drivers will be able to access public chargers on either the ChargePoint or Electrify America networks without having to create new memberships, registrations or payment configurations.

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Electrify America now has 600 charging stations, announces new locations in the US

Electrek

Electrify America announced that it now has 600 charging stations in operations, and it is announcing new locations in the US. more… The post Electrify America now has 600 charging stations, announces new locations in the US appeared first on Electrek.

Trillium completes construction of largest hydrogen transit refueling station in North America

Green Car Congress

Trillium has completed construction of the largest hydrogen transit refueling station in North America.

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CARB approves Electrify America’s second $200M investment in California

Green Car Congress

The California Air Resources Board (CARB) approved Electrify America’s plan to invest its second $200 million in California Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) infrastructure and education programs. In finding that Electrify America’s Cycle 2 California ZEV Investment Plan meets or exceeds all requirements of the 2.0L The Cycle 2 California ZEV Investment Plan approved by CARB outlines Electrify America’s second $200-million investment in California.

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The new normal: Electrify America expands its EV ad campaign

Green Car Reports

A new ad campaign from Electrify America says it is. Advertising youtube Electrify AmericaIs it normal to drive an electric car? Is it normal to plug in your cell phone? In the face of new surveys that show American carbuyers still voicing the same objections to electric cars that they have for a decade—range anxiety, higher prices, lack of charging stations—Electrify.

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Electrify America has opened more than 500 EV charging stations to public; more than 2,200 ultra-fast chargers

Green Car Congress

Electrify America has opened more than 500 electric vehicle (EV) charging stations across the US, with more than 2,200 individual DC fast chargers. Beyond the installation of charging stations, Electrify America is focused on innovating the overall EV charging experience.

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Electrify America is gaining ground on Tesla Supercharging

Green Car Reports

And Electrify America appears on its way to catch up with Tesla’s Supercharger network in that metric. Electrify America announced Monday that it will be opening its 400th charging station location this week.

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Volkswagen Group of America gains 51 charging stations at IECC Silicon Valley Campus

Green Car Congress

Volkswagen Group of America opened a large electric vehicle charge park at the Innovation and Engineering Center California (IECC) – Silicon Valley Campus. All Volkswagen Group of America employees have free access to the stations and open stations are accessible to the public at a cost.

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Volkswagen of America collaborates with EV West to electrify a 1972 Type 2 Bus

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Showcasing the possibilities of the e-Golf powertrain to motivate classic VW models, Volkswagen of America recently commissioned west coast electric vehicle conversion specialist EV West to construct an electrified Volkswagen Type 2 Bus.

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Honda targeting 100% BEV & FCEV sales in N America by 2040; new e:Architecture EVs coming in second half of this decade

Green Car Congress

Honda last week announced key targets for sales of electrified vehicles in North America, with a plan to make battery-electric and fuel cell electric vehicles (BEVs and FCEVs) to represent 100% of its vehicle sales by 2040, progressing from sales of 40% by 2030 and 80% by 2035.

Enel X launches new electric mobility business in North America

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Enel X, the Enel Group’s advanced energy services business line, launched its new electric mobility unit in North America by integrating the company’s US-based electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions subsidiary, formerly known as eMotorWerks, into the Enel X brand. Enel X holds the leading position in demand response programmes globally, with more than 6 GW of demand response capacity currently managed and assigned in the Americas, Europe, Asia and Oceania.

Audi of America and Arcadia offer renewable energy subscription with e-tron or e-tron Sportback lease or purchase

Green Car Congress

Audi of America is offering qualified customers who purchase or lease a 2021 Audi e-tron or e-tron Sportback a subscription to Arcadia at no additional charge for up to five years.

EVgo and Electrify America team up to make chargers more accessible

Green Car Reports

Two of America's largest fast-charging networks announced an agreement Thursday to allow each other's users to charge at their charging sites without signing up for new memberships or payment plans. Electrify America and EVgo agreed to a roaming partnership. Charging Networks eVgo charging network Electrify AmericaFinding a fast charger in the U.S. just got a lot easier for a lot of electric-car drivers.

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Tesla battery packs coming to Electrify America chargers

Green Car Reports

Electrify America has been billed as a charging network to compete with Tesla's Superchargers. In an announcement on Monday, Electrify America said it would install Tesla stationary battery packs at 100 of its locations to balance power demand and reduce costs. DON'T MISS: Electrify America maps out. Charging Networks Electrify America battery backupNow it turns out, they may be partners as well.

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GM, Ford, FCA to suspend production temporarily in N. America

Green Car Congress

General Motors will begin a systematic orderly suspension of manufacturing operations in North America due to market conditions, to deep clean facilities and continue to protect people. We have been taking extraordinary precautions around the world to keep our plant environments safe and recent developments in North America make it clear this is the right thing to do now. FCA will cease production at plants across North America, starting progressively through the end of March.

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Electrify America introduces new pricing structure featuring kWh pricing in 23 states and DC; reduced rates for states with minute-based pricing

Green Car Congress

Electrify America introduced a new pricing structure designed to provide electric vehicle (EV) owners with consistent and transparent rates across its public brand-neutral fast-charging network.

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Volvo Trucks North America demonstrates pilot electric VNR models; Volvo LIGHTS

Green Car Congress

Volvo Trucks North America offered a first look at its Class 8 battery-electric project trucks during an exclusive event at TEC Equipment dealership in Fontana, California.

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Electrify America is helping Jeep set up a charging network at off-road trailheads

Green Car Reports

Electrify America will set up charging stations for the 2021 Jeep Wrangler 4xe plug-in hybrid at off-road trailheads, the two companies announced Friday.

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Electric payload: These 5 trucks will change America

Green Car Reports

And America’s Big Three won’t cede market share on a segment they’ve dominated for The age of the electric pickup truck has (almost) arrived, and with it the promise of all of the torque and none of the tailpipe emissions.

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Electrify America has 105 charging sites operational; 465 chargers

Green Car Congress

Electrify America has 105 electric vehicle charging sites with 465 chargers which are operational and open to the public. Since installing its first ultra-fast DC fast charging site in Chicopee, MA in May 2018, Electrify America has accelerated the pace of installations nationwide. Electrify America plans to install or have under construction 484 charging station sites with more than 2,000 ultra-fast chargers by July 1, 2019.

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Electrify America completes first of two EV fast-charging East-West cross-country routes; second to be completed by September

Green Car Congress

Electrify America has completed the installation of its first cross-country route, which allows electric vehicle (EV) drivers to travel from coast to coast using the largest open DC fast-charging network in the United States.

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Electrify America invests $1.3M in SMUD Energy StorageShares program

Green Car Congress

Electrify America is investing $1.3 The investment will help Electrify America reduce its overall energy-related costs and lower the company’s impact on Sacramento’s electrical grid. Electrify America will purchase an interest in an energy storage program with the utility company. This will help reduce Electrify America’s demand charges and increase the overall grid benefit of its energy storage.

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23 strange things about life in America

Gavin Shoebridge

The post 23 strange things about life in America appeared first on GavinShoebridge.com. __ America life USAAfter moving from New Zealand to the USA in 2019, I noticed some striking cultural differences and curiosities about Americans and life[.].

Volkswagen of America opening reservations for ID.4 electric SUV immediately after unveil in September

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Next month, Volkswagen of America will unveil its first electric SUV, the ID.4, and a new system that allows customers to reserve their car.

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Volkswagen Group of America welcomes first LNG-powered vehicle transport ship to US port

Green Car Congress

Volkswagen Group of America (VWGoA) welcomed its first overseas liquid natural gas (LNG) transport ship to the VWGoA port in Davisville, RI.

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