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Japanese automotive leader Furukawa Electric to test WiTricity wireless EV charging system

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The two companies will develop an 11-kW system to enable park-and-charge flexibility and efficiency WiTricity has announced it is working with Furukawa Electric to test an advanced wireless charging system prototype for electric vehicles that uses Furukawa’s latest technologies. The companies are working together to test WiTricity’s DRIVE 11 park-and-charge …

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Fortum and Oslo working on world’s first wireless fast-charging infrastructure for taxis

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Oslo is aiming to make its taxis emissions free by 2023 Clean energy company Fortum is in co-operation with the City of Oslo and US company Momentum Dynamics to build a wireless fast-charging infrastructure for taxis in the Norwegian capital. The project aims to install wireless charging using induction technology. …

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Renault starts piloting vehicle-to-grid charging in electric vehicles on a large scale

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The project will use 15 of Renault’s Zoe EVs Groupe Renault, the European leader in electric vehicles, is beginning the first large-scale pilot schemes in reversible electric charging. Our alternating-current technology has the particularity of placing the reversible charger inside vehicles, so it just requires a simple, inexpensive adaptation of …

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Phillips & Temro acquires EVoCharge

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EVoCharge focuses on cable management solutions and charging station products Phillips & Temro Industries (PTI) has announced the acquisition of a majority stake in EVoCharge, one of North America’s original EV charging infrastructure providers. EVoCharge develops and manufactures Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE) and its EVoReel® cable management solutions. The …

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Jaguar Land Rover installs UK’s largest smart charging facility


Jaguar Land Rover has installed 166 smart EV charging outlets at its Gaydon engineering centre in Warwickshire, England The charging network is made available to all Jaguar Land Rover employees. There is also a plan in place for charging points to be installed in the visitors’ car park, so guests can …

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NewMotion reaches major milestone with network of more than 100,000 charge points

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NewMotion’s network covers 28 European countries NewMotion is the first in the industry to have reached more than 100,000 charge points in its roaming charging network in Europe. The company works together with over 200 roaming partners to build this extensive network of public charge points, allowing EV drivers to …

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Circle K strengthens EV initiative with high power charging stations from ABB

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As the first energy station chain in Norway, Circle K has ordered ABB’s high power EV chargers Norway’s energy station chain Circle K has signed a contract with ABB, a pioneering technology company focused in digital industries, for the supply of Terra High Power, 175 kW EV chargers in combination …

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