Fuel / Technology: Charging Infrastructure

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Electric Trucks Present a COVID-19 Opportunity

May 14, 2020Battery electric trucks may see that one major result of the COVID-19 pandemic is the speed up of their product development.

North American Council for Freight Efficiency (NACFE)

Electric Shuttle Bus

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Electric Shuttles are Taking Off at Airports

May 7, 2020Electric shuttles are a solution for parking operators looking to stay ahead of looming emission reduction regulations and sustainability trends.

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA)

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ORNL Demos 20 kW Bi-Directional Wireless Charging on UPS PHEV truck

April 23, 2020Researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory in late February demonstrated a 20-kilowatt bi-directional wireless charging system installed on a UPS medium-duty, plug-in hybrid electric delivery truck.

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Clean Transportation Stimulus has Billions of Dollars Available

April 23, 2020While the federal stimulus is not for clean transportation projects, millions of dollars are available via the VW settlement funds and state-level programs.

Fleet Owner

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Fleets: The Road to Electrification

April 22, 2020As EV improvements continue and electrification funding expands, fleet managers find themselves in a unique position to make fleet replacement decisions that will have immense economic, environmental, and societal consequences.

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Clean Energy Launches Online Fuel Calculator

April 22, 2020Clean Energy Fuels Corp. has launched an online Cost Calculator that makes it quick and easy to estimate the cost of transitioning an individual vehicle or entire fleet from diesel fuel to natural gas, including the estimated carbon emissions reduction.

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The New Frontier for Medium-Duty EV Innovation

April 22, 2020While the popularity of OEM passenger electric vehicles  has skyrocketed in recent years, medium- and heavy-duty commercial EV deployments are limited to pilots and small demonstration fleets.

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ABB Supplies Volvo LIGHTS Project with High-Voltage Chargers

April 21, 2020ABB, a company that specializes in industrial technology and electrification, says it will be supplying high voltage-capable chargers for the Volvo LIGHTS project.

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Transports Metropolitans de Barcelona Places Order for Electric Buses

April 15, 2020Transports Metropolitans de Barcelona (TMB), has ordered 14 Solaris Urbino 18 electric buses. Barcelona is one of the first cities to order the 18 m Urbino electric buses.

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Covid-19 Empties Streets

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The COVID-19 Pandemic and Clean Transportation

April 15, 2020The impact of COVID-19 on clean transportation has been swift and devastating. How do we chart a path to achieve a cleaner and more sustainable world?

Clean Fuels Ohio

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Genoa Transport Operator to Purchase 14 Irizar Electric Buses

April 15, 2020Transport operator ATM Genoa has acquired 14 Irizar ie 10.8-meter electric buses. Each bus has 350 kWh of battery capacity, 220 km of range, three doors, 20 seats, and a capacity of 81 passengers.

via Charged EVs

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VW Settlement, Market Momentum Boost California Clean Truck Projects

April 15, 2020The producer of ACT Expo talks tailwinds and headwinds facing alternative fuel vehicle programs in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.

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Canada Implements Tax Write-Offs, Incentives for EV Purchases

April 15, 2020To encourage more sales, the Canadian government has implemented tax write-offs and purchase incentives to prospective buyers of electric vehicles (EVs) and EV chargers.

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Shared mobility startup using EVs

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Shared Mobility with Battery Electric Vehicles Coming to NYC

April 8, 2020The next level of shared mobility is coming to New York City, via a startup whose mission is to operate a fleet of battery electric vehicles (EVs).

Clean Communities of Central New York (CC of CNY)