Fuel / Technology: Charging Infrastructure

Proterra EV Charging Solutions Enable Full Fleet Electrification for Commercial Vehicles

October 28, 2020Proterra unveiled its new, high-powered charging solution designed to enable the electrification of large-scale vehicle fleets.

via Metro Magazine

SAE publishes Wireless Charging standard

October 28, 2020SAE International has published a new global standard that specifies both the vehicle-side and charger-side requirements for wireless charging of EVs.

via Charged EVs

Electrify America Launches Electrify Commercial Business Unit

October 28, 2020Electrify America has launched Electrify Commercial, a new business unit designed to deliver turn-key electric vehicle charging solutions to utilities, fleet owners and operators, government entities and businesses seeking to manage their own network of chargers.

via NGT News

California CCAs Launch EV-Charging Infrastructure Deployment Programs

October 28, 2020Four community choice aggregators from the Bay Area and Central Coast of California are funding – in total, with state financial contributions – $65 million in infrastructure to support the rising number of electric vehicles in the state.

via NGT News

SAE International Researches Efficient Methods for Wireless EV Charging

October 26, 2020SAE International has published two new documents that give electric vehicles a safe and efficient method for transferring power from a charging station to a vehicle.

via NGT News

Electric-Truck Adoption Connected to Charging Infrastructure Development

October 26, 2020Fleet adoption of medium- and heavy-duty electric vehicles means more than just acquiring the trucks. It also means having places to charge those trucks — and it’s not as simple as plugging a Nissan Leaf into a port in your garage or a parking space at Whole Foods.

via TruckingInfo.com

Peachtree Corners Issues RFP For EV Supply Equipment Partners

October 23, 2020Peachtree Corners has issued a new request for proposal as it seeks out partners that can provide electric vehicle supply equipment and network services to businesses multi-unit dwelling, property owners and single-family residences.

via NGT News

ABB and Lion Electric partner to offer end-to-end charging solution for heavy-duty vehicles

October 23, 2020Charging giant ABB has joined forces with Canadian heavy-duty EV manufacturer Lion Electric to sell and service EV charging equipment.

via Charged EVs

EV Charging Infrastructure: Who’s Got the Plug?

October 20, 2020Last month the world hit a new milestone as the number of public electric vehicle charging stations reached the one million mark.

via Clean Fleet Report

California Targets Nearly $400M to Fill Gaps in EV Charging Infrastructure

October 16, 2020The California Energy Commission is putting a “down payment” of $384 million over the next three years on the electric-vehicle charging and zero-emission vehicle infrastructure needed to meet Governor Gavin Newsom’s pledge to end sales of new gasoline-powered cars by 2035.

via Greentech Media

What Will it Take to Charge All Those Electric Vehicles?

October 15, 2020For many OEMs, both heavy- and light-duty, electricity is guiding them to the future. And with some scientists predicting 2036 as the danger threshold for global warming, you might see why there is such a push in that direction.

via TruckingInfo.com

Developing High Power Charging for Fleets

Join this members only ACT Fleet Forum webinar on 10/20 at 11 a.m. PT to learn about leading technology developers who are pushing the boundaries on developing and standardizing charging of 1MW and higher.

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PSCSC Approves Duke Energy Electric Transportation Pilots

October 9, 2020The Public Service Commission of South Carolina  has approved two Duke Energy electric transportation pilot programs that will allow South Carolina to join other states in deploying EV infrastructure to meet the needs of this growing market.

via NGT News

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Reducing the Cost of Medium- and Heavy-Duty EVs and Speeding up ROI

Watch this EV webinar from ACT News & San Diego Gas & Electric to learn about funding opportunities for deploying EVs.

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San Diego Utility Company Launches Program to Build Charging Infrastructure

October 6, 2020San Diego Gas & Electric, a utility company serving San Diego and other areas in southern Orange County, has launched a program to build charging infrastructure for electric trucks, forklifts and other heavy equipment.

via Transport Topics Online

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Can’t Miss Fleet Education with ACT Virtual

October 2, 2020ACT Virtual spotlights the latest trends and technology advancements in the advanced transportation sector with an online educational series.

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