EV Trends, Energy and Charging
Emporia releases NACS Level 2 EV charger

The company said this new charger works directly with the Emporia Home Energy Management System.

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Gage Zero to develop an EV fleet charging hub in Texas

The company will develop, own and operate the AllianceTexas EV charging hub as part of its network of sites planned throughout the U.S.

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BP Pulse opens Gigahub in Houston

BP said its new BP Pulse station is the first BP Pulse-branded Gigahub in the US and opened to the public on April 2.

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Phoenix Motor, InductEV partner on wireless charging solution for commercial vehicles

This partnership will provide Phoenix’s customers with the option to select wireless inductive charging for use in duty cycles and recurring routes.

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Research finds that caffeine boosts platinum electrode performance

This discovery has the potential to reduce platinum requirements, making fuel cells more affordable and efficient, the researchers said.

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Most drivers say they rely on fast chargers for long trips

FLO’s survey found that 42% of respondents use DC fast chargers at least once a month.

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CEC prepares to fund up to $16M in hydrogen infrastructure incentives

CALSTART said applicants must show proof that their projects are intended for medium- or heavy-duty hydrogen fuel cell vehicles.

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WeaveGrid to test grid integration software on real-world EVs

WeaveGrid said its software helps EVs integrate with the electric grid by leveraging data and controls available via vehicle telematics.

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CALSTART praises the National Zero-Emission Freight Corridor Strategy

The strategy prioritizes a phased-in approach and has taken into account the speed at which electric charging infrastructure can be built at scale.

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FLO, GM activate Plug and Charge for GM EV drivers in Canada

FLO’s technology confirms identification, authorizes the charging session and activates billing without any additional action from the driver.

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Hitachi and Penske partner on large-scale electric truck charging pilot

For this pilot initiative, Hitachi Energy supplied Penske with its Grid-eMotion Fleet EV charging system.

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Volvo Cars partners with and invests in Breathe for fast-charging software

Volvo said the collaboration with Breathe is the result of a sourcing agreement for its flagship product, Breathe Charge.

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