Wallbox Pulsar Plus 48 Amp Hardwired EVSE — CleanTechnica Review

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Fri, 22 Oct 2021 14:00:35 +0000

The EV charging geniuses at Wallbox have been building up their residential EV charging lineup over the last few years and recently rolled out a higher amperage 48 amp version of the Pulsar Plus. The new version carries forward the same compact form factor and ditches the wall plug for a hard wired connection into […]

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Laketran Unveils Ohio’s First Battery Electric Bus Lines By Honoring A Cleveland Transit Pioneer

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Mon, 04 Oct 2021 20:15:17 +0000

Earlier this year, Laketran — the transit agency serving Lake County, Ohio (pop. 230,000) just northeast of Cleveland — opened the doors on a new facility. The Frank Polivka Transit Center is the state’s first electric bus charging facility. It houses six ABB E-mobility 450 kW chargers used to charge 10 New Flyer Xcelsior CHARGE […]

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The Future Of EV Life Means Solving “Charging Deserts”

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 03 Oct 2021 18:38:22 +0000

Without good level 2 charging where one parks, the logistics are a mess.  Anyone who’s been there is likely nodding in agreement.  While charging at home is incredibly convenient, and getting to one’s destination is trivial, the situation *at* the destination presents the real challenge.

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Tesla Superchargers Have Entered Africa, Starting in Morocco

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 03 Oct 2021 03:23:15 +0000

In May 2020, I chatted with a friend in the Tesla community who lives in Morocco. He had a special request for Elon Musk: “Morocco needs Tesla Supercharging stations.” Khalil Amar, who was a huge source of help to Tesla owners in Tunisia who set up charging stations in hotels, had been consistently asking Elon […]

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Electric Trucks Make Sense — We Now Have Data To Prove It

Credit to Author: RMI| Date: Sat, 02 Oct 2021 01:40:37 +0000

Certain trucking segments are more than ready to go electric. And when they do, we could save 100 million tons of CO2—equivalent to eliminating 25 coal-fired power plants.

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Charging Infrastructure Isn’t Just About The Hardware

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 01 Oct 2021 02:36:14 +0000

Mr. Allen details five considerations – Designing programs that leverage public investments; managing the money; building the market; lowering transaction costs; and addressing equity – which are essential to creating effective charging infrastructure to serve the rapidly changing needs of our nation.

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Should EV Drivers Pay To Charge At Public Stations?

Credit to Author: Carolyn Fortuna| Date: Thu, 30 Sep 2021 19:42:01 +0000

As EVs become more popular and mainstream, the question arises as to what the role of towns and cities should be in providing free and accessible charging stations.

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Florida Republicans Reject Cities’ Efforts To Convert Gas Stations

Credit to Author: Carolyn Fortuna| Date: Thu, 30 Sep 2021 03:30:00 +0000

Yet another southeastern US state, Tennessee, is embracing an electric vehicle future and welcoming investments in zero emissions technologies. What’s the difference between the 2 states?

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This Integrated Energy Solution Makes EV Charging More Affordable (And More Sustainable)

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 29 Sep 2021 21:07:12 +0000

By Patrick Kelly, Vice President of Operations, PowerFlex Electric vehicle (EV) adoption is on the rise thanks to a combination of attractive incentives, falling costs, and a growing recognition of the impact vehicle emissions have on local air quality as well as global climate. Organizations that are committed to sustainability want to respond to the […]

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Wineries & Breweries in Australia Offering Electrons from Sunshine

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Mon, 27 Sep 2021 03:51:41 +0000

Now a larger winery is going 100% solar. Treasury wine estates, which produces the premium brands Penfolds, Wolf Blass, Pepperjack and Wynns has pledged to source its electricity needs from 100% solar by 2024. Barossa Valley wineries have already achieved 100% renewable energy by installing a 3MW solar system.  A 1.4MW system powers the Barossa Valley operations of the Yalumba Family.

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