Delta Will Provide Chargers For GM/Pilot/EVgo Deal

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Sat, 13 Aug 2022 00:50:46 +0000

Last month, we told readers about a deal between GM and Pilot/Flying J truck stops to install 2000 EVgo charging stations at 500 locations. Now, we’re learning a little more about the deal with news that Delta Electronics will be providing the charging equipment. The GM/Flying J/EVgo Deal Before I provide details about the deal […]

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A Quick Look At State Infrastructure Bill EV Charging Plans

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Fri, 12 Aug 2022 21:50:38 +0000

A couple weeks ago, we heard from the US Departments of Energy and Transportation that all 50 states had submitted initial plans to review for funding from last year’s Infrastructure Bill. The long-term goal is to use the money to install 500,000 EV charging stations, but states have to start with critical corridors, and that’s […]

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Danish Mobility Greentech Startup Viggo Launches Central Copenhagen’s 1st Ultra Fast Charging Hub

Credit to Author: Press Release| Date: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 15:30:51 +0000

Today marks a special day in the green journey for the Danish capital, as the biggest urban ultra fast charging hub in Denmark will be inaugurated by Denmark’s Minister of Transport, Trine Bramsen. The hub marks the 3rd publicly accessible location by Danish mobility tech startup Viggo. With Denmark’s ambitions to have 1 million EVs […]

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Starbucks & Volvo Cars Choose Locations For 60 EV Fast Chargers

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 06:01:19 +0000

Starbucks Volvo Cars ChargePointThere are not a lot of places outside of my house or a sports facility where I’d like to hang out for an hour+. However, coffee shops fit the bill. I can relax, enjoy a coffee, and work in a comfortable manner in a coffee shop. If I had a bit more of a normal […]

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PlugShare EV Stations Increase 50%, Check-Ins Pass 5 Million

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 17:20:03 +0000

One of the top apps for EV drivers as long as I’ve been following and writing about the EV industry is PlugShare. It will find you charging stations of all types in your area, or wherever you’re visiting — all over the world. As a crowdsourced project, EV drivers help each other by adding information […]

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Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust for California — $423 Million in Funding Available

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Tue, 09 Aug 2022 11:20:31 +0000

Funding for California’s VW Mitigation Trust is ongoing. Find out more about the project types and how to apply. Courtesy of California Air Resources Board. The Volkswagen (VW) Environmental Mitigation Trust provides about $423 million for California to mitigate the excess nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions caused by VW’s use of illegal emissions testing defeat devices […]

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Sunrun Now Offering Electric Vehicle Chargers

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 07 Aug 2022 18:40:22 +0000

Driving on sunshine. Driving on sunlight. That’s the dream that has become a reality for millions of people in the past decade. Powering one’s home represents a monumental shift in energy. For most of us, all of our ancestors since the discovery of fire have burned things in order to heat their homes — up […]

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Can EV Adoption Scale Like Cell Phones Did?

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 07 Aug 2022 03:58:01 +0000

By James Morton Turner, an environmental studies professor at Wellesley College and author of the forthcoming book “Charged: A History of Batteries and Lessons for a Clean Energy Future.” He published the lead op-ed in the journal Science’s special climate change issue last month (June 24, 2022).

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Enjoy This Tesla Super Pool While Supercharging

Credit to Author: Iqtidar Ali| Date: Sat, 06 Aug 2022 02:40:22 +0000

Tesla has added a new interesting attraction to a Supercharger station in Hilden, Germany — a mobile swimming pool. This is a small rectangular pool that will offer Tesla passengers a good time while their car is getting charged. According to Tesla Welt Podcast, a German Tesla YouTube channel, this pool at the Hilden Supercharger […]

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IKEA Aims For 1,000 EV Stations in Sweden (& You Don’t Have To Assemble Them)

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Sat, 06 Aug 2022 00:20:42 +0000

One of the good things about the IKEA store near Phoenix, Arizona, is that it’s the kind of store you can end up spending a lot of time in. Now, normally, that’s not a great thing for one’s schedule or one’s wallet, but they help EV drivers make up for this a bit by having […]

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