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Chargepoint signs deal with UK’s Instavolt

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Partnership will see more than 200 new charging stations deployed across the country EV charging network operator ChargePoint has signed a partnership deal with UK-based InstaVolt to deploy DC rapid-charge technology across the country. Instavolt will purchase more than 200 ChargePoint rapid charge systems, making long distance EV travel easier …

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ChargePoint partners with Uber on eVTOL

Uber Elevate concept art. Source: Uber

EV charging firm to help develop the network and infrastructure for Uber Elevate programme EV charging network operator ChargePoint has announced a partnership with Uber Elevate to support a global vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) transportation network. The agreement will see ChargePoint develop the world’s first charging infrastructure for electric …

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Toshiba completes wireless charging trial

Toshiba wireless charging pads

Japanese electronics giant announces results of year-long test Toshiba has published results from field tests of its wireless rapid rechargeable battery system, in conjunction with electric buses. It stated that the trials, carried out with Waseda University, show that using these buses in place of standard diesel buses could cut …

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Cool cables may help fast charging

HUBERSUHNER-cooled-ev-charging-cable

HUBER+SUHNER to showcase high-power cooled charging cables for fast-charging applications Cooled charging cables may hold a breakthrough for faster EV charging, according to optical and electrical component manufacturer HUBER+SUHNER. The company will be presenting its technologies at the Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo Europe in Sindelfingen, Stuttgart, during April …

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Fortum Charge & Drive to build Nordic EV links

Source: Fortum

Oslo, Stockholm and Helsinki to be connected by new fast-charging infrastructure Fortum Charge & Drive is to build the first High-Power Charging (HPC) corridor between Oslo, Stockholm and Helsinki. The route would provide charging possibilities for upcoming long-range capable EV models, and those with higher charging rates. In practice, it …

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PG&E proposes EV acceleration plans for California

Source PG&E

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

CCS fast-charging system

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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