Youth Climate Strikes Have The $uperpower To Shut This Country Down & Force America To Take Emergency Climate Action

Creative Greenius

If Kids Don’t Lead, Adults Will Willingly Sacrifice Them. My friend and mentor, Bill McKibben has an Op Ed about this Friday’s Student Climate Strikes in today’s on-line edition of the LA Times that will be news to LAT readers but not to Creative Greenius devotees.

2019 195

Curse Of The Flesh Eating Undead Haunts America #JoeTakesInTheNews

Creative Greenius

Truth & Reality

2018 153

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.

2019 64

Deplorables In Congress Wave Their Junk In America’s Face #JoeTakesOnTheNews

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News Truth & Reality

2018 163

Electrify America adds city charging, fills in highways in second cycle

Green Car Reports

Over the next 2-1/2 years, Electrify America plans to expand its network of DC fast chargers for electric cars to include more cities, as well as to finish more of its build-out along highways across the U.S. Electrify America is a division of VW founded to use money from Volkswagen's diesel emissions settlement to build out a network of fast. Charging Networks Electrify America

2019 68

Party Of Lying, Dirty Old Bitter Men Holding America Down, Forcing Prep School Dick On USA

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News News Media Truth & Reality Brett Kavanagh rapists Republican SCOTUS sexual abusers

2018 153

Hey United Healthcare CEO, Dave Wichmann, We Are Done Bending Over & Coughing For You, So Take Your Finger Out Of America’s Ass #JoeTakesOnTheNews

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2019 130

Electrify America maps out charging network to rival Tesla Superchargers

Green Car Reports

Mark 2018 as the year that practical, widespread electric-car charging really started coming to America. Charging Networks Tesla Supercharger Electrify AmericaWe've had a lot of news about new charging networks coming to the U.S., and it doesn't look like it will be slowing down any time soon. Following the announcement last week that 100 Walmart stores would get electric car fast chargers, Electrify.

2018 74

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.

2018 97

Electrify America releases $300M Cycle 2 national ZEV investment plan; metro charging, autonomous charging, renewable generation

Green Car Congress

Electrify America has released its National Zero Emissions Vehicle (ZEV) Investment Plan for Cycle 2; Cycle 2 is a 30-month investment period that begins in July 2019. Electrify America National Cycle 2 ZEV Investment Plan.

2019 126

Energizing America

Plug In Partners

Energizing America Frank J. He can do so by setting forth a program for energy security that will play against type for a man from the "Oil Patch," by charting a course for setting America free of its dependence on oil.

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Electrify America launches "Jetstones" ad campaign

Green Car Reports

Electrify America, VW's court-mandated effort to build a nationwide DC fast-charge network, is launching its first ad campaign Monday on behalf of all electric cars.

2018 82

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.

2019 78

One-step Plug&Charge coming to (Electrify) America

Green Car Reports

It's easy to plug in an electric car. What trips up many new electric-car drivers is paying to charge. At some charging stations, drivers pay by the kilowatt-hour. At others, they pay for the time they park their car in the space, or pay a base rate for parking plus a smaller amount for the charge. Some charging stations take credit cards. Others. Charging Networks

2019 80

Electrify America collaborating with nine additional companies to host more than 30 ultra-fast electric vehicle charging stations

Green Car Congress

Electrify America announced collaborations with nine additional companies to host more than 30 ultra-fast electric vehicle charging stations across the US. Electrify America plans to install or have under development 484 charging station sites featuring more than 2,000 ultra-fast chargers by July 2019. . Electrify America’s chargers range in power from 150 kilowatts (kW) up to 350kW, which can charge capable vehicles at speeds up to 20 miles per minute.

2019 81

VW of America to gauge US appetite for MQB-based Tarok pickup concept at NY show

Green Car Congress

Volkswagen of America (VoA) plans to show the Tarok pickup concept for the first time in the US at the New York International Auto Show.

2019 101

California approves next Electrify America fast-charge rollout

Green Car Reports

Electrify America's second round of electric-car charging installations has won approval from the California Air Resources Board. The company announced plans for its second round of public charging stations in October, including adding more California cities, helping rural residents install home chargers, filling in gaps in highway networks, and. Charging Networks

2018 83

Audi of America expands Traffic Light Information to include Green Light Optimized Speed Advisory (GLOSA)

Green Car Congress

Audi of America announced an expansion of Traffic Light Information to include Green Light Optimized Speed Advisory (GLOSA), another industry first in vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2I) technologies from the brand. —Mark Del Rosso, president, Audi of America.

2019 120

Electrify America turns on first 350-kw fast charger in California

Green Car Reports

Electrify America installed its first 350-kilowatt fast chargers next to a Tesla Supercharging station at an outlet mall outside San Francisco last week. The two new 350-kw chargers are among the fastest publicly available units in the U.S., capable of recharging certain cars at up to 20 miles per minute of charging—even though the first of. Charging Networks

Plug-in America’s Inaugural Parade

Revenge of the Electric Car

Guest Blogger Colby Trudeau takes us behind the scenes at Plug In America’s Inaugural Parade. Chris Paine in his Tesla as he drove in the Plug In America Inaugural Parade. It all started when we heard that Plug In America had not been accepted into the 2009 Inaugural Parade. Plug In America is very excited with the Obama administration’s plans for one million plug-ins by 2015, but we would like to see it happen even faster.

Daimler Trucks North America delivers its first battery-electric commercial truck to Penske Truck Leasing

Green Car Congress

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) has delivered the first vehicle in its Freightliner Electric Innovation Fleet—a Freightliner eM2 ( earlier post )—to Penske Truck Leasing, fulfilling its promise to put an electric commercial truck in customer hands in 2018.

Electrify America to add Tesla battery storage to more than 100 new charging stations

Green Car Congress

Electrify America plans to install Tesla Powerpack battery systems at more than 100 of its electric vehicle charging stations nationwide over the course of 2019. —Giovanni Palazzo, CEO of Electrify America.

2019 88

Bank of America: Oil Demand Growth to Hit Zero Within a Decade, EVs the Culprit

Green Car Congress

According to Bank of America Merrill Lynch, the annual increase in global oil consumption slows dramatically in the years ahead. Bank of America did offer a few caveats and uncertainties. Any major disruption to cobalt today would likely curb EV proliferation in the early 2020s, in turn supporting long dated crude oil prices,” Bank of America Merrill Lynch warned. Bank of America Merrill Lynch sees EVs having a “meaningful negative impact” on oil demand from 2021 onwards.

2019 100

Porsche Taycan, Electrify America shutdown, Mazda plans: Today's Car News

Green Car Reports

Porsche plans to include three years of free DC fast charging from Electrify America with its new Taycan electric car. For now, it's a good thing the car isn't arriving too soon, as Electrify America has had to shut down many of its CCS Combo fast charge plugs over safety concerns. Mazda balances conflicting priorities (and regulators) in its. Fast Charging

2019 53

Electrify America announces $200M Cycle 2 zero emission vehicle investment plan for California

Green Car Congress

Electrify America announced its next $200-million investment in Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) infrastructure as well as education and awareness in California which is outlined in its Cycle 2 California ZEV Investment Plan submitted to the California Air Resources Board (CARB).

2018 106

Electrify America contracts with Greenlots for electric-car charging sites, installations

Green Car Reports

Electrify America said on Monday it would contract with the Greenlots charging network for up to 900 stations. plug-in cars charging infrastructure Charging stations Charging Networks Greenlots Volkswagen diesel scandal Electrify AmericaThe $2 billion electric-vehicle infrastructure program funded by Volkswagen as part of its diesel-emission scandal settlement has picked an installer to roll out some of the first phase of its electric-car charging network.

2017 58

Jaguar delivers first I-Pace electric crossover in North America

Green Car Reports

Jaguar confirmed its first retail delivery of the I-Pace electric crossover Monday, a few weeks ahead of the company’s early November target for retail sales. The I-Pace isn’t late, but a vehicle like it has been a long time coming. It’s the first of what we can rightfully call a rival to the Tesla Model S fastback sedan and

VW Electrify America plan for electric-car charging across U.S. released

Green Car Reports

When VW Group of America agreed to fund a $2 billion project to spread zero-emission vehicle infrastructure across the U.S. VW plug-in cars charging infrastructure Fast Charging DC Rapid Charging Volkswagen diesel scandal Electrify AmericaTwo billion dollars is a lot of money. as part of its settlements in the Volkswagen diesel emission scandal, that immediately changed the playing field for electric-car fast charging. Now the first of four phases of the.

2017 65

Plug In America releases another spot

Plugs and Cars

California should approve VW 'Electrify America' plan for electric-car charging: CARB analysis

Green Car Reports

That document is the first 30-month investment plan submitted by Volkswagen for its "Electrify America" program. VW plug-in cars charging infrastructure Fast Charging Charging stations Electrify AmericaThis Thursday, the California Air Resources Board will meet to consider what action it will take on an important plan that could bring many more electric-car charging sites to the state.

2017 61

The Most Powerful Greenius In America

Creative Greenius

But nothing can stop the Creative Greenius, the most Powerful Man in America, and now I am going to put this same secret weapon in your hands and together we are going to use it to destroy the carbon-based economy and create a new, stronger, more American green economy in its place.

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Electrify America installing 150/350 kW fast chargers at more than 100 Walmart locations

Green Car Congress

Electrify America will install electric vehicle fast chargers at more than 100 Walmart locations across 34 states by June 2019. The Electrify America charging systems located at Walmart stores will offer the first certified cooled-cable 150 to 350 kilowatt (kW) DC Fast Chargers.

2018 115

Electrify America expands fast-charging network to Simon malls

Green Car Reports

That's the plan behind Electrify America's new network of fast chargers being installed around the country. Electrify America, a division of Volkswagen set up to spend diesel settlement money on installing electric-car charging infrastructure around America, announced that its latest new charging stations will go into Simon. Shop and charge.

2018 61

Electrify America partially shuts down its network as its global supplier investigates safety issue with high-powered charging cables

Green Car Congress

Out of an abundance of caution, Electrify America is shutting down all of our stations that use the HUBER+SUHNER high-powered cables until we can confirm that they can be operated safely. —Giovanni Palazzo, president and CEO of Electrify America.

2019 96

Porsche Cars NA providing three years of charging at Electrify America stations for Taycam

Green Car Congress

Porsche Cars North America (PCNA) has entered an agreement with Electrify America, LLC to provide the first all-electric Porsche, the Taycan, with three years of charging at Electrify America public stations across the country. Electrify America highway and metro stations, and many Porsche dealers, will offer DC fast charging at rates up to 350 kilowatts.

2019 77

Electrify America lays out plans for second round of chargers in California

Green Car Reports

Midway through building its first installments of electric-car chargers, Electrify America sketched out plans for its second $200-million round of investments in California on Wednesday. These installations will add more California cities, target charging networks for ride hailing services and buses, and develop Level 2 home charging for. California Charging Networks

2018 85

Lucid owners will get access to Electrify America's chargers, another jab at Tesla

Green Car Reports

Lucid owners will get prepaid access to Electrify America's growing number of fast-charging stations when their cars arrive sometime after 2020, both companies announced Tuesday. Electrify America didn't provide details about the program for Lucid owners, including how much charging owners would have access to, whether it would be available via

2018 75

Electrify America restores full capacity to fast-charging network after testing clears cables

Green Car Congress

Electrify America is restoring full capacity to its entire network after its high-powered charging cables cleared extensive testing from the cable manufacturer, HUBER+SUHNER. At HUBER+SUHNER’s recommendation, Electrify America shut down many of the high-powered CCS chargers (150kW – 350kW) in its network on Friday while the company and HUBER+SUHNER investigated a potential safety issue. —Giovanni Palazzo, president and CEO of Electrify America.

2019 73

Electrify America to collaborate with 6 California organizations to boost awareness, adoption of ZEVs in low-income & disadvantaged communities

Green Car Congress

Electrify America will collaborate with six organizations in California to help develop and launch community-based programs to support brand-neutral education and awareness of Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV) for disadvantaged and low-income communities. Electrify America is investing $2.7 LHF cooperation with Electrify America plans include distribution of ZEV education materials and hosting public education and awareness programs on the efficiency and financing assistance for ZEVs.

2018 106

Video of Plug In America’s Inaugural EV Parade West

Revenge of the Electric Car

Plug In America's Inaugural EV Parade West rally - Photo courtesy of Dave Brown. Regular readers of this blog will know all about Plug in America’s triumphant Inaugural Parade in Santa Monica, CA a few weeks back. Plug In America’s dedicated volunteers worked their magic during the few weeks leading up to this latest EVent to organize a very successful and historic green parade. Paul Scott, Plug In America co-founder/board member .

Volvo Trucks to begin selling all-electric trucks in North America in 2020

Green Car Congress

As part of an innovative partnership between the Volvo Group, California’s South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD), and industry leaders in transportation and electrical charging infrastructure ( earlier post ), Volvo Trucks will introduce all-electric truck demonstrators in California next year, and commercialize them in North America in 2020. —Peter Voorhoeve, President of Volvo Trucks North America.

Electrify America, Hubject collaborate to bring Plug&Charge to more than 2,000 high-power public chargers by year end

Green Car Congress

Electrify America and Hubject, a recognized leader in electric vehicle (EV) charging interoperability and “Plug&Charge” technology capabilities, announced a strategic agreement that will allow people to pay for their electric vehicle charging simply by plugging in their vehicles. By bringing ISO 15118 to all of Electrify America’s DC fast and home AC chargers, this technology is also the first step to enable EV smart charging and vehicle to grid (V2G) communications.

2019 77

Help Plug In America renew the EV infrastructure tax credit

Plugs and Cars

From Plug In America: Last year, Plug In America, along with electric vehicle and EV infrastructure manufacturers from coast to coast, worked with members of the House and Senate to get a critical plug-in vehicle infrastructure tax credit into the stimulus bill. Jay Friedland Legislative Director Plug In America P.S. If you are about to purchase a new plug-in vehicle, you may want to purchase your EV charging station before the end of the year just in case