Fuel / Technology: Charging Infrastructure

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EVSE Partnership Helps Houston Electrify Fleet

May 17, 2021Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner and the City Council have approved the purchase, installation, and deployment of electric vehicle charging stations in various city facilities. The effort will be enabled through the city’s partnership with Greenlots and driven by the Houston Climate Action Plan.

via Government Fleet

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AlphaStruxure Electrifying MD Bus Fleet with Integrated Microgrid, Charging Solution

May 13, 2021AlphaStruxure, a provider of energy-as-a-service solutions, has entered an agreement to deploy an integrated microgrid and electric bus charging infrastructure project for Montgomery County, Md.

via NGT News

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Q&A: Greenlots CEO on infrastructure bill, future of EVs

May 13, 2021The $2.25 trillion American Jobs Plan has plenty of money for electric vehicle adoption and building out charging infrastructure. But is the charging sector ready to meet government goals of 500,000 stations?

via Fleet Owner

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Electric Truck Webinar Series Charges Ahead

May 12, 2021NACFE and RMI continue the Electric Truck Bootcamp webinar series, which shines a light on fleet electrification in the trucking industry.

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA)

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ACT Expo Announces Agenda, Upcoming Webinar Series

May 6, 2021ACT Expo returns to Long Beach August 30 through September 2, 2021, setting the stage for another innovative event.

ACT Expo

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WattEV Looks to Electrify California Trucking with Pilot Truck Stop

May 6, 2021WattEV, a company focused on transitioning the U.S. trucking industry to zero emissions, says it is building a pilot electric truck stop in Bakersfield, Calif.

via NGT News

Battery-electric transit agency RTD

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: San Joaquin RTD Driving Emissions Down with Battery-Electric Buses

May 6, 2021An ACT News Executive Interview with Darla Smith to hear how RTD led with the first battery-electric bus in Northern California.

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The Mobility House Providing Electrification Solutions to California School Bus Fleet

May 4, 2021Stockton Unified School District in Stockton, Calif., has partnered with The Mobility House to deploy smart charging strategy and management solutions for the district’s zero-emission fleet project, which is now operational and scheduled to transport students to schools throughout the district.

via NGT News

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Detroit Launches eConsulting and eFill Chargers

May 3, 2021Daimler Trucks North America has announced all-new products and services from Detroit to support fleets and customers in the deployment of all-electric trucks.

via TruckingInfo

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Small Business Takeaways When Installing EV Infrastructure

Watch this webinar recording to learn how San Diego non-profit Outdoor Outreach partnered with SDG&E to deploy two passenger vans to provide clean transportation for their youth program.

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EVgo, GM Collaboration Looks to Triple the Size of Current Fast-Charging Network

April 29, 2021EVgo, the nation’s largest public fast-charging network for electric vehicles, has opened the first three fast-charging stations from the company’s collaboration with General Motors – aimed at tripling the size of its current network.

via NGT News

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White House Launches Climate-Smart Infrastructure Plan

April 27, 2021President Joe. Biden recently launched the U.S. Trade and Development Agency’s (USTDA) Global Partnership for Climate-Smart Infrastructure initiative.

via Transportation Today News

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Booster Expands to Include On-Demand EV Charging

April 26, 2021Booster has announced the expansion of its service to include on-demand electric vehicle (EV) charging. The capability makes Booster the first technology company to expand its platform beyond conventional to renewable energy.

via Government Fleet

EVs for sale at a dealership

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Direct-to-Consumer Sale of EVs is a No Brainer

April 23, 2021EVs will see increased consumer adoption if direct sales from OEMs allow for modernization of the car-buying experience.

Electrification Coalition

DC Fast Chargers at Newark

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DC Fast Chargers Accelerating in New Jersey and New York with Zapp

April 23, 2021DC fast chargers by Zapp Electric will be located near major airports in New Jersey and New York, offering public access.

New Jersey Clean Cities Coalition

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Electric Island Opens for Truck Charging [Video]

April 22, 2021Find out why Daimler Trucks North America and Portland General Electric say the new Electric Island charging facility is a first of its kind and will help accelerate the adoption of battery-electric commercial vehicles.

via TruckingInfo