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PG&E proposes EV acceleration plans for California

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Utility has suggested large-scale projects in fleet electrification, new fast charging and more San Francisco-headquartered Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has submitted a proposal to the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) for projects aimed at accelerating widespread electric vehicle adoption. For seven proposed projects, PG&E is requesting a total …

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Manufacturers join forces for European fast-charging network

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BMW, Daimler, Ford and Volkswagen with Audi & Porsche plan European highway fast-charging systems In a somewhat unprecedented show of co-operation, some of the world’s largest car manufacturers will co-operate to roll out fast-charging infrastructure across Europe. BMW, Daimler, Ford and the Volkswagen Group (including Audi and Porsche) have signed …

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US launches first alternative fuel corridors

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Highway Administration plans identify 48 routes with EV charging infrastructure Although somewhat lost amidst the spectacle of a particularly tumultuous election, the Obama administration recently unveiled another step towards creating a national charging network for EVs. On November 3, the Federal Highway Administration announced plans for the US’ 21st Century …

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Germany announces EV incentives…but Tesla left out for now

Germany’s 1 billion euro EV scheme looks set to go ahead, with help from reluctant manufacturers. Last week the German government unveiled a 1 billion euro incentive plan designed to increase the uptake of EVs. Under the new measures, unveiled by Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble on April 27, buyers of …

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Nissan and BMW Partner to Deploy Dual Fast Chargers Across the US

Read the full press release below: NASHVILLE, Tenn. & WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nissan and BMW are joining forces to offer public fast charging at 120 locations across 19 states in an effort to support Nissan LEAF and BMW i3 customers and to promote increased adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) nationwide. …

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