Ridehailing Drivers Will Go Electric — If We Build The Charging Stations

Credit to Author: RMI| Date: Thu, 15 Jul 2021 23:00:39 +0000

Originally published on RMI.org By Laurie Stone Michelle Pierce, a retired electrical engineer living in Southern California, is a passionate EV advocate. She started driving an electric vehicle for Lyft because she wanted to expose more people to electric vehicles and demonstrate the benefits of EVs. In 2017, Pierce rented a Chevy Bolt through the former […]

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NREL Follows Up Groundbreaking LA100 Study With New Equity Strategies Initiative

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Tue, 29 Jun 2021 23:10:27 +0000

Following the release of the groundbreaking Los Angeles 100% Renewable Energy Study (LA100), the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) will again team up with the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) on a comprehensive, community-driven effort to achieve a just and equitable 100% carbon-free future for all communities in […]

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Electrify America Pumping $200 Million More Into California

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 07 May 2021 15:15:34 +0000

Another $200 million is going from Electrify America’s bank account into California in the next 30 months to expand EV charging infrastructure and EV education in the state. “This is the next exciting phase of our mission to increase EV infrastructure and awareness in California as the state works towards its commitment to help make […]

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In-Depth, 3-Year NREL Analysis: Los Angeles 100% Renewable Energy Study

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Wed, 24 Mar 2021 19:16:21 +0000

Unprecedented in scale and the first of its kind — the Los Angeles 100% Renewable Energy Study (LA100) provides insights into how the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) can meet its clean energy targets established in 2016 and 2017. LADWP, the largest municipal utility in the country, currently generates more than half of its electricity from renewable and zero-carbon resources.

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How Cities Are Electrifying The Auto Market — Carsharing

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Thu, 11 Feb 2021 20:09:55 +0000

It’s no secret that transportation is the largest source of carbon emissions in the United States. So it’s not surprising that, besides promoting the use of public transit, biking, and walking, cities are also embracing electric vehicles (EVs) in their quest to cut carbon emissions. But some are thinking outside of the box: In addition to electrifying municipal fleets, many of […]

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Where Can You Go In An EV With 1000 Miles Of Range, Like The Aptera? (Part 2)

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Sun, 31 Jan 2021 03:05:49 +0000

A 13,230 mile drive is possible in an Aptera if you’re adventurous enough and plan the right overnight stops for charging. The whole Pan-Am Highway is possible, it seems

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Proterra Opens Next-Gen EV Battery Facility in Los Angeles, California

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 10 Dec 2020 22:42:19 +0000

Demand for its electric buses is growing strongly, and that has led to a new battery production line inside Proterra’s electric bus factory in Los Angeles County, California

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DHL Gets Electric BYD Trucks In Los Angeles

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 20 Nov 2020 03:02:53 +0000

DHL has a good history of electric vehicle leadership. Its latest news involves an electric truck order in California

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Volvo Trucks To Deploy 70 Electric Trucks In Southern California

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 12 Nov 2020 23:10:52 +0000

Volvo Trucks has gotten an award to supply 70 Class 8 VNR electric trucks to the South Coast Air Quality Management District (South Coast AQMD) in Southern California

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