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E.ON Drive opens ultra-fast charging station on German motorway A3

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The new charging station is E.ON Drive’s first in Germany E.ON Drive has opened its first ultra-fast charging station in Germany, located on the A3 motorway at Autohof Strohofer in Geiselwind, between Würzburg and Nuremberg. Batteries of the latest generation of electric cars have a range of 400 km after …

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InstaVolt charging project shortlisted for national award

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The winner of the award will be announced on September 13 A project to install rapid electric vehicle chargers at petrol forecourts has seen charging station company InstaVolt shortlisted for a national award. The company has been named as a finalist in the ‘Innovation’ category of this year’s Forecourt Trader …

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Penske Truck Leasing joins CharIN to promote EV charging standards

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CharIN aims to promote charging standards for EVs US transportation services company Penske Truck Leasing has joined the Charging Interface Initiative (CharIN), a worldwide industry alliance focused on promoting combined charging system (CCS) as the global standard for charging electric vehicles of all types. Penske will focus its attention on …

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Virginia picks EVgo for statewide electric vehicle charging network

EVgo CEO Cathy Zoi and Governor of Virginia Ralph Northam

Virginia will use funds received from Volkswagen to install EV charging stations Virginia Governor Ralph Northam has announced that the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) has issued a Notice of Intent to Award a contract to EVgo Services to develop a statewide public electric vehicle charging network. This contract …

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Rolec EV charging points installed at Anglian Water sites

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Anglian Water installed brand new Rolec EV charging points across six sites in UK UK water company Anglian Water chose to install a network of SecuriCharge, AutoCharge and Quantum EV charging units across six sites, having required a solution which could provide charging while implementing a user-dependent variety of tariffs. Anglian …

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Centrica and Ombu invest in Israeli EV charging software provider, Driivz

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Centrica and technology financier Ombu have invested in an EV charging software provider Centrica has announced a multi-million-pound investment in Driivz, an Israeli start-up that offers end-to-end software solutions for electric vehicle charging. Ombu Group, a leading investor in advanced industrial technology companies, has co-led the investment, which forms part …

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Ample receives funding to roll out EV tech

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Ample will receive US$31 million for its EV charging solution Ample, a technology company focused on solving the energy delivery challenge for electric vehicles, has received US$31 million of financing. Ample, based in San Francisco, aims to utilise autonomous robotics and smart-battery technology to improve EV performance. Ample has created …

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GeniePoint provides EV charging service to Siemens

Siemens Rapid Charger Operated by GeniePoint

GeniePoint Network provides private workplace EV charging for Siemens employees, visitors and fleet vehicles in UK ChargePoint Services are now the electric vehicle charging back office provider for Siemens at UK site locations, providing secure, private workplace EV charging for Siemens employees, visitors and fleet vehicles. Phase 1 of the …

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Blink chargers receive ENERGY STAR certification

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Certified charging stations use 40% less energy when in standby mode Blink Charging is the first company to have earned the ENERGY STAR certification on an 80A network connected Level 2 charging station. The certification demonstrates that Blink’s next-generation Level 2 EV charging stations have met or exceeded the ENERGY STAR …

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