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Re: EV News Roundup

Mon May 14, 2018 2:06 am

This week in EV News You Can Use
(don't forget, you'll find links to all the articles below and more info - at this link: http://bit.ly/EVNews0511

  • Americans open up to electric cars, with 20% saying they’d pick an EV for their next vehicle [CNN]

  • A comprehensive overview of electric fleet options, from delivery vans to long-haul trucks [Greenbiz]

  • California will require solar panels on new homes [New York Times].

  • Tesla plans to eliminate controversial cobalt from batteries, in Charged EVs.
  • Charged EVs celebrates NYC’s commitment to take its bus fleet all-electric by 2040.

  • How slime (yes, slime!) could advance self-driving EVs.
ChargePoint Highlights

We revealed a new concept design for high-powered charging of electric semi-trucks and aircraft. Watch our CEO, Pasquale Romano, unveil it at the Uber Elevate Summit.

VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_cont ... WvQuk0_xjs

Flying cars? We're charging them! Here's more on the new 2-MW charger for electric aircraft and semi-trucks that we unveiled. Since 2017, ChargePoint has been the charging partner for Uber’s Elevate initiative, as the two companies explore innovations to help support the launch of a fleet of electric VTOL aircraft within five years. Leveraging Express Plus, ChargePoint’s ultra-fast charge platform, the company continues to develop designs specifically for use at skyports where VTOL aircraft will park and fuel as part of their day-to-day activities.

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Read more about the new two megawatt connector here in our press release(http://bit.ly/NewConceptChargePoint), and on Electrek (http://bit.ly/2IjA7WM)

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Re: EV News Roundup

Sat May 26, 2018 11:40 pm

This week in EV News You Can Use
(don't forget, you'll find links to all the articles below and more info - at this link: http://bit.ly/EVNews25)

  • First-ever wireless bus charging system delivers 200 kW to a BYD bus, as described in FutureCar.
  • The U.S. Department of Energy reveals that EVs saved 216 million gallons of gas in 2017, up 39% from 2016.
  • Convenience Store News encourages store owners to add EV charging.
  • Visualizations of the higher fuel, maintenance and emissions associated with gas cars, as well as the declining battery costs and increasing range for EVs.
  • Utilities and automakers have joined to pressure the Trump administration to uphold fuel efficiency standards.
  • A round-up of city policies that can support EVs.
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  • ChargePoint partners with Fulcrum to bring EV charging to the UK, as covered in Clean Energy News.
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Latest EV News Roundup

Sun Jun 10, 2018 6:42 pm

Here's a summary of what happened in the world of EVs during the week, Read the full weekly EV news roundup at the link: http://bit.ly/EVNews0608

  • Charging station growth keeps pace with EV growth [Bloomberg]
  • Get your milk from eco-friendly electric trucks: UK’s Milk & More goes electric [DHL]
  • California approves record utility investment in electrification, putting over $700 million towards projects [Bloomberg]
  • A version of the Honda Fit EV returns with 186 miles of range for under $20,000
  • Fiat-Chrysler to deliver electric Jeeps, Maseratis and Fiats


And more, at the link!

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Re: EV News Roundup

Sun Jun 24, 2018 7:09 pm

Here's a summary of what happened in the world of EVs during the week, Read the full weekly EV news roundup at the link: http://bit.ly/EVNews0622

  • Forbes shares how $500 million in Series B funding could help Byton get its EV into production next year.
  • Nebraska wants to see if $4,500 in incentives could encourage residents to buy electric cars and home chargers
  • Switzerland hosted the world’s largest EV rally.
  • Engadget compares the Tesla Model S and Jaguar I-PACE.
  • Ohio invests in electrification with incentives for taxi drivers to switch to EVs

All this and more at the link!


ChargePoint Highlights
  • The days are longer, but your charge can be shorter! Save 20% on ChargePoint Home through July 23, 2018 — and see if you could save even more with a rebate in your state,right here at this link: http://bit.ly/ChargepointSummer20off
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