Tag Archives: electric vehicle

We Gonna Rock Down To…

…E-lec-tric Avenue! Siemens cultivating brilliant lamp post charging station idea Industrial-tech conglomerate Siemens has begun cultivation of a brilliant idea for electric vehicle charging discussed for the past few years. The project, in collaboration with German tech company Ubitricity and Westminster City Council, successfully converted 24 lampposts into EV charge points using existing city infrastructure, […]

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Brand Name Chargers

ABB’s electric vehicle kits will be up against the best of competition at Hannover Messe Provided this year’s Hannover Messe fair proceeds as newly scheduled, there should be an excellent selection of new gadgets to peruse, as usual. Just in case the coronavirus cancels plans, however, here’s some sneak previews. The innovation-packed trade fair, which […]

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Daimler Turns the Tide

German automaker to invest $1B in Alabama plant Another gesture towards the potency of the electric vehicle market was made September 21, with a high-line German car builder also opting to ‘reshore’ 600 American jobs in the process. Germany’s Daimler said it will invest $1 billion to expand its U.S.-based Mercedes-Benz plant in Alabama to […]

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Leviton receives grant to install electric vehicle charging stations

Leviton, a Melville, N.Y.-based producer of electrical and electronic products, has been awarded a $1 million grant to install electric vehicle charging stations across the state of New York. The move is an effort to support Governor Andrew Cuomo’s “Charge NY” initiative, which hopes to create a network of 3,000 public and workplace charging stations across […]

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Registration opens for webinar on the electric vehicle industry

The National Electrical Manufacturers Association has announced that registration is now open for the free webinar, “How the U.S. government will determine the success of the electric vehicle industry.” It will discuss the electric vehicle projects and infrastructure roll-outs that have been financed by the government in order to grow the industry to a predicted $250 […]

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