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GM adding Plug and Charge

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GM is expanding its existing collaboration with EVgo to add a new Plug and Charge service to the Ultium Charge 360 ecosystem. Plug and Charge streamlines the EV charging process for customers. GM is also continuing its efforts to expand charging access.

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Solar-powered off-grid EV charging stations offer surprisingly attractive cost advantages

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By cutting red tape and avoiding costs for construction and electrical work, combined with free solar energy, Beam Global says its EV ARC systems can offer customers a lower total cost of ownership compared to grid-tied charging stations. Charged : When did you start selling the EV ARC?

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UK publishes EV smart charging plan

Green Car Congress

The UK Government has published an Electric Vehicle Smart Charging Action Plan. The plan sets out steps being taken to seize on the significant potential of smart charging and make it the preferred method of long duration charging by 2025. We want to make smart charging an easier choice for drivers of electric vehicles, whether that is charging on the driveway, at the workplace, or parked on the street.

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Available EV Charging Station Rebates in California

Charged Future

There are many, many EV charging station rebates available in California. These rebates help bring down the capital expenditure making installing charging stations a very interesting project for many hotels, workplaces, or apartment complexes.

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What are the Different Methods of Charging an Electric Vehicle? 

Blink Charging

However, before using an EV, it’s crucial to know how to charge the car. . Blink home chargers and public charging stations are among the most convenient methods of keeping your EV charged. Types of Charging Systems . Blink Charging . Home Charging .

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DC Fast Charging: Everything You Need to Know

Blink Charging

Direct current fast charging stations are used to charge electric vehicles (EVs), and lately, they’ve been spawning all around the US following the hype surrounding electric vehicles. What Is DC Fast Charging? DC Fast Charge is the third and most potent level of charge for EVs.

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Shell buys Volta network and its free EV charging

Green Car Reports

Volta, a charging company distinguished by its partly free, partly ad-supported EV charging, announced Wednesday that it will be acquired by oil giant Shell. charging

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Ford patents magnetic charging connector: MagSafe for EVs?

Green Car Reports

Ford has filed a patent application for a new type of EV charging connector based on a magnetic coupling. charging

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2020 EV Charging Infrastructure Best-in-Test: Rating the DC fast charging user experience

Charged

If EVs are to replace fossil-fuel vehicles, they need to be able to make long highway trips, which means that DC fast charging needs to be reliable, convenient, affordable and ubiquitous. How intuitive and convenient is the charging process? Both use the CCS Type 1 charging standard.

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WiTricity plans aftermarket wireless EV charging solution

Green Car Congress

WiTricity, a leader and pioneer in wireless charging for electric vehicles (EVs), plans to offer an aftermarket wireless charging upgrade package for owners of select EV models, starting with a limited beta in 2022. Tesla Model 3 oufitted with WiTricity Wireless Charging.

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The Residential Charging Myth

Clean Fleet Report

The EV industry is awash with statistics both ardently in favor, and vehemently against, the inevitability of EV adoption in the coming decades; and equally in favor or against various methods of providing the required charging infrastructure to support them.

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Driving Fairness Among EV Charging

Blink Charging

As more consumers purchase an EV, an open and fair charging network is needed to ensure fairness in the market for current and future EV drivers. Billion to EV charging equipment. Recently, there have been fierce debates regarding the ownership of EV charging equipment.

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Emporia’s energy management system prepares for the bidirectional EV charging future

Charged

Bidirectional charging promises to completely transform the vehicle ownership experience. The second thing we really became firm believers in was that bidirectional EV charging is a huge gain in technology that we think will accelerate the transition.

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GM advances Dealer Community Charging Program

Green Car Congress

GM marked the official launch of its Dealer Community Charging Program with the installation of the first community charging stations in Wisconsin and Michigan. An EV driver in a Chevrolet Bolt EUV pulls up to a new GM community charging station in Marshfield, Wisconsin.

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EV Charging Required at New Developments per 2022 California Building Code

Charged Future

This update to Part 11 Green Building Standards of the code goes hand-in-hand with other … EV Charging Required at New Developments per 2022 California Building Code Read More » Charging California Building Code EV Charging Code Requirements EV Charging Requirements

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Kansas lawmakers want to tax public EV charging

Green Car Reports

A Kansas House bill calls for a tax on public EV charging—but not home charging. Any tax on public charging would effectively be "double. charging

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How Much Does it Cost to Install EV Charging Stations?

Charged Future

There are many benefits to installing electric vehicle (EV) charging stations at hotels, offices, apartments, or condos. For many business owners, providing charging for customers, residents, or employees is well worth the initial expense.

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Mercedes plans own EV fast-charging network, starting with America

Green Car Reports

Mercedes-Benz aims to have its own EV fast-charging network in place by the end of the decade, focusing on North America initially and expanding to other major markets like Europe and China. charging

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Level 2 Home EV Charging Station 

Blink Charging

Virtually all electric vehicle (EV) buyers will receive a Level 1 home charging cable with the purchase of their vehicle (although some car companies have stopped including them with the purchase of a new vehicle unless drivers opt to spend extra). .

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Are Installing EV Charging Stations at Hotels a Good Idea?

Charged Future

If you are a hotel owner, you may be wondering if EV charging stations at hotels are a good idea. Read More » Charging EV Consultant EV Charging EV Charging Stations EVCS Hotels

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TeraWatt developing I-10 network of electric heavy-duty charging centers

Green Car Congress

TeraWatt Infrastructure is developing the first network of high-powered charging centers for heavy-duty and medium-duty electric trucks along the Interstate 10 (I-10) highway, stretching from the Port of Long Beach - Los Angeles, California to the El Paso, Texas area.

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AAA expands EV offerings with mobile charging, trip planning

Green Car Reports

More than a decade after launching a mobile EV charging pilot program, AAA is launching a second, larger-scale program that will offer mobile charging to members in 14 U.S.

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Mercedes-Benz Trucks opens charging park for customers in Wörth

Green Car Congress

Mercedes-Benz Trucks, together with its project partner, the services division of Netze BW, has opened a charging park for customers near the Application Information Center (BIC) in Wörth am Rhein. One focus of the eTruck Charging Park is on personal customer consulting, known as eConsulting.

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Study: 1,104 new EV fast-charging stations will meet 50-mile interval

Green Car Reports

Meeting federal goals for a national charging network will require 1,104 EV fast-charging stations along major corridors, according to a new Great Plains Institute study. charging

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CESL about to set 800 charging stations.

Electric Vehicles India

CESL is about to set up 800 charging stations on highways. CESL (Convergence Energy Service Ltd) is going to set up 800 charging station across 16 highways across the country, charging stations are going to cover around 10,000 Km of road.

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3 Great Benefits of Installing EV Charging at Your Airbnb

Charged Future

In fact, some hosts go as far as providing a personalized note and bottle of … 3 Great Benefits of Installing EV Charging at Your Airbnb Read More » Charging Airbnb Charging Station EV Charging EV Charging Stations Level 2 Charging

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Electric Vehicle Charging Availability by State

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Many prospective electric vehicle shoppers ask if there is adequate electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure to allow for unhindered travel. To answer this question, you would need to know the charging availability in your state (or the state you wish to drive to).

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The Benefits of the Emergency Charging System for EV Owners

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As the demand for electric vehicles continues to grow, the need for reliable and efficient EV charging stations is also on the rise. One brand that stands out in the crowded market is Emergency Charging System, also known as SETEC POWER.

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ABB charges into the future with Formula E

Charged

Charged attended the New York City E-Prix in July, and spoke with several execs from EV infrastructure powerhouse ABB. The Gen3 charging system will supercharge not only the race cars, but also the promotional value of the racing series. It charges when it’s asleep.

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Freedom Charging Offer from RELUX

Electric Vehicles India

Relux Electric Private Limited had announced “FREE charging to all Users on August 15th of 2022 , As a part of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav, Relux has taken steps to give FREE charging to EV users to enjoy their freedom in an Environment-Friendly way.

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6 Important Considerations When Hiring an EV Charging Station Installer

Charged Future

Hiring an EV charging station installer can be hard work. What Is the Process for Getting EV Charging Stations? There are many out there, however, not all have the proper electric vehicle (EV) expertise to make the best recommendations.

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Charged and umlaut continue partnership on 2021 EV Charging Infrastructure Benchmark

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For the second year in a row, Charged has partnered with the global engineering and consulting firm umlaut to test and compare the user experience at the top DC fast charging networks and bring you the 2021 EV Charging Infrastructure Benchmark.

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TA TravelCenters hosts road-trip EV charging stops, 50 miles apart

Green Car Reports

Electrify America on Monday announced plans to install EV fast-charging stations at TravelCenters of America (TA) locations beginning later this year. charging

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The promise of wireless charging: smaller batteries, longer battery life, fewer charging stations

Charged

Wireless charging is nothing new— Charged has covered wireless EV charging since at least 2011—but it may be that its true value is only coming into focus now, as more and more commercial and transit fleets are electrifying. Charged : Can you give us a brief company history?

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Electric Ram 1500 Revolution BEV Concept pickup truck revealed at CES

Charged

Ram says it can charge at 800 volts, claiming users could add 100 miles of range in 10 minutes (a carefully chosen statistic that assumes a largely depleted pack, optimum temperatures, and other ideal conditions).

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How to make heavy-duty electric trucks work in practice

Charged

It’s crucial that any operator have at least one person charged with the responsibility of coordinating all aspects of adding electric trucks to a fleet. Charging infrastructure installs vary, a lot.

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Volkswagen Group Components previews mobile charging robot

Green Car Congress

Volkswagen Group Components provided the first glimpse of the prototypes of its mobile charging robot. This is one of the visionary charging concepts that Volkswagen hopes will expand the charging infrastructure over the next few years.

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GenCell launches grid-independent hydrogen EV charging solution EVOX

Green Car Congress

Israel-based GenCell Energy, a provider of hydrogen and ammonia to power fuel cell solutions, launched GenCell EVOX, a new off-grid EV charging solution that leverages alkaline fuel cells, hydrogen and ammonia to power technologies. Motors Pure Energy the EV charging subsidiary of E.V.

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WattEV aims to operate 12,000 electric trucks-as-a-service and a charging network to support them by 2030

Charged

Now that phase is over, and companies are starting to place substantial orders, but they’re running into another hurdle—charging infrastructure needs to be built out, and managing it is a complex affair. These megawatt charging sites will be open to all fleet operators.

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Documenting the EV battery material supply chain: Traceability challenges, Part One

Charged

Charged recently spoke with execs from two companies that have partnered to create a comprehensive traceability service called V-Trace, or Verified Traceability Solution. Charged spoke with Ken Fallu, OPTEL’s Global Head of Strategy for Mining and Environment.

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Required EV Charging Stations Proposed in the 2021 California Building Code

Charged Future

One notable proposed change is in regards to the requirement of electric vehicle (EV) charging stations in new, non-residential developments. Every three years the California Building Code receives updates.

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Robot charging station could help disabled drivers, charge robotaxi fleets in the future

Green Car Reports

Ford has developed a prototype robotic charging station, which the automaker is initially pitching as an aid to disabled drivers. charging

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Charge-bot could turn any parking spot into an EV charging space

Green Car Reports

EV Safe Charge recently previewed a mobile charging robot called Ziggy that drivers will be able to summon using a smartphone app or their car's infotainment system. charging youtubeFinding space for fixed EV chargers can be difficult, so one startup aims to make chargers mobile.

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