Topic: Infrastructure Development

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Q&A: WiTricity CMO Amy Barzdukas on Wireless Charging for MD Trucks

September 23, 2021A new technology developed by a company called WiTricity makes wireless charging possible for all types of electric vehicles, including trucks.

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New York Nearly Doubles Goal for Distributed Solar Installations

September 21, 2021New York is well on its way to achieving ambitious state-level clean energy goals, but to reach the targets requires scale on orders of magnitude beyond the New York governor’s announcement.

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Growing a Zero-Emissions Transportation Network in Cincinnati

September 21, 2021Pull up to an electric vehicle charging station in Cincinnati, and that station may have been delivered by the city’s first 100% electric truck.

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Electric Truck Ecosystem: What it Takes to Run BEVs

September 21, 2021Switching a fleet to run on electricity involves much more than selecting the right truck. Whether testing the waters with one battery-electric vehicle or gearing up to bring on multiple units, a fleet will need an ecosystem of support built from the ground up.

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NYC Receives ConEd Funding for Fast EV Chargers

September 20, 2021The NYC Department of Citywide Administrative Services and Con Edison revealed that the energy company has awarded an initial $250,000 to the City of New York towards a portion of its planned installation of 100 fast electric vehicle chargers.

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Chevron Strengthens Investments in U.S. NGV Refueling Infrastructure

September 15, 2021Chevron U.S.A. announced the signing of definitive agreements to form a joint venture with Mercuria Energy Trading to own and operate American Natural Gas and its network of 60 CNG stations across the U.S.

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Penske Pilots Software to Support Electric Truck Charging

September 13, 2021As Penske Truck Leasing continues to expand its fleet electrification efforts, the company is evaluating related technologies to support the emerging charging needs of battery electric trucks.

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NYC DOT curbside electric vehicle charging pilot

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NYC Unveils Plan for Electric Vehicle Charging Network

September 10, 2021Over the next decade, New York City will create one of the country’s largest electric vehicle charging networks in an effort to reduce the city’s greenhouse gas emissions and combat climate change.

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EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: PG&E Business EV Rate Plans Offer Innovative Options for EV Charging

September 7, 2021An ACT News Executive Interview with Shahin Firoozmand, senior project manager with PG&E on the customer benefits offered by the Business Electric Vehicle rate plans.

ACT Expo 2021: CNGVP: Fleets Increasingly Turning to Natural Gas Vehicles

September 1, 2021According to CNGVP, real-world fleets are increasingly turning to near-zero emission natural gas vehicles and carbon-negative renewable natural gas.

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ACT Expo 2021: Electrify America, NFI to Deploy Ultra-Fast DC Chargers for JETSI Project

August 31, 2021Electrify America and NFI announced that they will be working together to install the necessary charging infrastructure for the planned JETSI initiative.

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ACT Expo 2021: WattEV to Break Ground on First Electric Truck Stop

August 31, 2021WattEV Inc. has announced that not only have they secured funding for its electric truck stop but is expected to break ground in late October.

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ACT Expo 2021: Navistar Launches eMV Electric Trucks, eMobility Mobile Educational Unit

August 31, 2021Navistar announced the availability of its electric International eMV Series trucks, as well as the NEXTperience mobile unit to train dealers and customers on eMobility.

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ACT Expo 2021 Starts Off with Record-Setting Attendance, Industry-Wide Sustainability Efforts, Fleet Awards

August 30, 2021ACT Expo returned to Long Beach once again to highlight the excitement surrounding clean transportation and clean vehicle technology

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In Pursuit of Green Hydrogen for Trucking

August 20, 2021As the world looks to decarbonize the transport sector, hydrogen is seen as one of the answers to the question of how to power trucks and other vehicles without harmful greenhouse gas emissions.

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Will Maryland’s Expanded EV Charging Network Fuel Fleet Adoption?

August 19, 2021Building corridors of fast-charging stations along heavily trafficked routes and between major cities is the first step to increase electric vehicle adoption, according to Mike Calise, Tritium’s president of the Americas.

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