How An Increase In Telecommuting Might Impact The EV Charging Mix

Credit to Author: Loren McDonald| Date: Mon, 15 Jun 2020 00:47:46 +0000

Workplace charging has long been touted as one of the keys to electric vehicle adoption, particularly in major urban and suburban office markets. But as potentially millions of office workers continue to permanently work from home a majority of the time after stay-at-home orders are rescinded, how might this impact the role of workplace charging in the coming years

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Bloomberg: To Compete With Tesla, EV Charging Infrastructure Needs To Evolve

Credit to Author: Matt Pressman| Date: Tue, 02 Jun 2020 17:25:19 +0000

Tesla has been working to expand its ever-growing Supercharger network. And even better — the charging speeds (witness V3) continue to improve. Over the years, Tesla’s tech has allowed its chargers to “fill up” its battery packs faster and faster. And new Superchargers are being built every week. Has this become an edge for the Silicon Valley automaker

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GM Enhances myChevrolet Mobile App’s Energy Assist Features

Credit to Author: Loren McDonald| Date: Thu, 20 Feb 2020 19:32:03 +0000

Chevrolet Bolt Energy Assist AppAs electric vehicle sales in the US grow beyond early adopters and Tesla owners, one of the growing challenges for EV owners is finding compatible and available charging stations — especially on road trips or areas where the owner infrequently travels

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ChargePoint Launches $1 Billion Effort To Add EV Chargers Across Rural America

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Tue, 11 Feb 2020 18:02:01 +0000

ChargePoint has partnered with the National Association of Truck Stop Owners (NATSO) to launch a massive new $1 billion initiative to add EV charging to deploy DC fast charging and level 2 EV chargers at more than 4,000 NATSO member locations, travel stops, and fueling locations across the country

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ChargePoint Rolls Out New CPF50 Charging Solution Designed For Fleets

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Tue, 14 Jan 2020 19:30:09 +0000

In late 2018, ChargePoint raised a round of funding to enable expansion overseas into European markets and to push into the fleet space. Today, the company announced the tailor-made CPF50 Level 2 charging solution aimed directly at the needs of fleets and multifamily dwellings

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The 2019 Santa Monica AltCar Expo Brings All The Plug-In Vehicles To One Place!

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Fri, 25 Oct 2019 22:15:06 +0000

The Santa Monica AltCar Expo and Ride & Drive is consistently one of our favorite shows of the year because it has most of the popular plug-in vehicles and company experts in one place. The public is then free to simply walk into the free event and drive vehicles and ask questions to their heart’s content

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Takeaways from the Clean Fuels Summit in New Orleans

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 25 Oct 2019 12:10:22 +0000

Clean Fuels SummitLouisiana Clean Fuels and Clean Cities Coalition recently teamed up to bring the Clean Fuels Summit to New Orleans. This was an event that landed me in the Harrah’s Casino Hotel by the Riverwalk, where I could hear the blasts from the river cruises nearby. On the evening before the summit, LCF held an awards ceremony where Executive Director Ann Vail honored several partners and businesses that help to advance the nation’s environmental, economic, and energy security by supporting local actions to diversify transportation fuel options

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EV Charging For Condos: Get Your HOA To Say “Yes”

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Thu, 24 Oct 2019 03:30:05 +0000

Originally published on the ChargePoint Blog. Editor’s note: EV drivers living in an area governed by a homeowners associate or similar board know how hard it can be to secure access to overnight charging infrastructure. ChargePoint had a great primer on how to approach HOAs and condo boards with EV charging and they were gracious [&hellip

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Next Gold Rush: Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Credit to Author: Matt Pressman| Date: Mon, 21 Oct 2019 11:00:12 +0000

Tesla was ahead of its time when it bet on a proprietary Supercharger network. Now, public EV charging infrastructure is popping up all over the globe. Even McDonald’s is getting in on the action. Gas stations are starting to see the writing on the wall. A few are even converting gas pumps to EV chargers

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What’s The Best Way To Grow Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure?

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Tue, 15 Oct 2019 03:23:23 +0000

At first, people tend to see new technologies as updated versions of older ones. Just as early TV shows consisted of filmed radio shows or stage plays, and early websites resembled the pages of low-budget magazines, many in the mainstream media still believe that vehicle electrification will mean swapping gas pumps for charging stations

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