Can People Not Be Drama Queens On Plugshare? (Plus, Can Electrify America Not Leave People Up The Creek Without A Paddle?)

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Wed, 23 Nov 2022 23:00:12 +0000

There’s something that’s really starting to drive me insane on Plugshare. For those not in the know, Plugshare is a place where people used to share the location of EV chargers they were willing to share with other EV drivers. But, as public charging infrastructure became a thing, it became more of a place where […]

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Electrify America To Invest $3 Million In California For Zero Emission Vehicle Awareness & Education In Low-Income & Disadvantaged Communities

Credit to Author: Tim Tyler| Date: Tue, 22 Nov 2022 15:01:49 +0000

Electrify America announced a nearly $3 million increase in funding to four community-based organization awardees promoting Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) education and awareness in low-income and disadvantaged communities across California. This work supports the current plan to invest $200 million in California ZEV infrastructure and education programs in the state until mid-2024 and is a […]

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Problems At Electrify America? You Might Be Treating It Like A Gas Pump

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Mon, 24 Oct 2022 23:36:41 +0000

Over the last couple of months, Electrify America has been getting a lot of criticism about charging issues. Social media posts, YouTube videos, and even some articles in mainstream publications have piled on. While there are sometimes stations that are truly broken and completely out of order, it’s usually an error message that people run […]

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First Drive: The 2023 Nissan ARIYA Front Wheel Drive

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Sun, 23 Oct 2022 14:00:39 +0000

Nissan pushed boldly into electric vehicles with the LEAF in 2010 back when electric vehicles were little more than a novelty and a dream. The vehicle set the bar for what a mainstream, affordable electric vehicle of its time should look and feel like, cutting the path for others to follow. It was a bold and […]

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Electrify America’s 2022 Upgrades Are Well Under Way

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Thu, 06 Oct 2022 10:00:17 +0000

Last month, we reported that Electrify America was making some changes. Among them are new stations to replace first-generation stations that were giving problems, a new way to describe charging speeds, and easier access to customer service. Now, we’re seeing the progress is well underway. Our Loveland, CO charging station has been upgraded and is […]

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Kia & Electrify America Offer Niro EV Buyers 500 kWh Free Charging

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Fri, 30 Sep 2022 21:00:20 +0000

Getting started with DC fast charging can be kind of intimidating. Charging at home? That’s easy. Just plug the thing in (assuming it’s been installed or you can use Level 1). But, when it comes to fueling up away from home, new EV buyers will often be used to the gas station experience, with an […]

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Electrify America’s Going To The Grand Canyon

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Thu, 15 Sep 2022 17:00:03 +0000

When I went to the Grand Canyon in 2019 and again in 2021, I was a little surprised at all of the Teslas I saw on US Highway 180 and Arizona Highway 64. While it’s one of the most popular tourist attractions on the planet, it’s still a very rural area and about an hour’s […]

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IKEA Partners With Electrify America To Offer Charging In US (No Assembly Required!)

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Wed, 31 Aug 2022 16:30:07 +0000

A few weeks ago, I covered the story of IKEA expanding EV charging in Sweden. At that time, the company announced plans to put 1,000 charging stations in its Sweden stores (in the company’s home country). The quick EV chargers were the product of working together between Recharge and IKEA, and they represented a significant expansion […]

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