$4.7 Billion Went Into Battery Storage, Smart Grid, & Efficiency Companies In Q1–Q3 2020

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 24 Oct 2020 03:25:11 +0000

People who don’t follow cleantech, or individual cleantech industries, think that solar, wind, and batteries are sort of small, niche markets. Actually, these have become very large markets, and often the quickest growing markets. Similarly, related smart grid and energy efficiency companies are booming

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USA’s $100 Million Green Hydrogen Fuel Cell Plan

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Sun, 11 Oct 2020 19:00:04 +0000

green hydrogen fuel cell trucksThe US Energy Dept. is aiming a green hydrogen fuel cell truck mashup straight at the heart of coal, oil, and natural gas

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Comparing Electric Charging Networks (Video)

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sat, 10 Oct 2020 00:00:39 +0000

For the true road warrior it’s not just about the range of the vehicle. The availability of DC fast charging stations is also a critical factor

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Electrify America Needs Some Big Improvements In US Southeast

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Wed, 30 Sep 2020 16:38:04 +0000

BMW i3 Electrify America, Cynthia Shahan | CleanTechnicaI drive a short-range EV long distances. It takes more time, more days and nights, but it works. I drive what might have been a one day trip in a Tesla or a gasoline car in two or three days. I have done one particular route 5 times, relying on Electrify America stations and a few EVgo stations

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I ♥ ChargePoint

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 19 Sep 2020 00:18:56 +0000

I wrote recently that I’ve had electric cars in Florida for two years and haven’t spent a dime on charging. Nine months were in a BMW i3 (and then we were gone for 3 months) and one year was in a Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus. The free charging has been one of the big benefits of driving electric

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1 Year With Tesla Model 3 SR+, $0 Charging

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 24 Aug 2020 06:09:33 +0000

It is now one year since we got our Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus (SR+), so it seemed like a good time for another review of the car

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The US Fast Charging Landscape (Charts!)

Credit to Author: Loren McDonald| Date: Fri, 07 Aug 2020 01:50:22 +0000

Editor’s note: We have written about GM’s new partnership with EVgo to add 2,700 EV fast charging stations across the United States in the next 5 years a couple of times. However, this piece below offers some useful context to the news by adding information (charts!) on the current EV fast charging landscape across the country

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Interviewing ChargePoint’s CEO As ChargePoint Raises $127 Million To Accelerate Europe & Fleet Charging Deployments

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Wed, 05 Aug 2020 14:21:51 +0000

We spoke to Pat Romano, President and CEO at ChargePoint, to talk about a new round of funding for ChargePoint to better understand how the company plans to leverage it in the coming months and years

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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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