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ubitricity adds Honda as new partner in Series C funding

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ubitricity will use the funds add charge points at a fast pace ubitricity Gesellschaft für verteilte Energiesysteme has successfully raised 20 million euros in Series C funding that will enable the company to accelerate its growth and further develop its unique mobile metering technology. The investment was made by existing …

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MAHLE moves into wireless charging

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WiTricity will supply MAHLE with its magnetic resonance technology MAHLE has acquired a licence package from WiTricity for its magnetic resonance technology. With this move, the technology group can work toward becoming a supplier of wireless charging technology for electric vehicles. “This addition to the MAHLE portfolio provides us with …

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Petro-Canada to provide Canada’s first coast-to-coast network of fast chargers

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Petro-Canada has an operational test site in Ontario Petro-Canada, a Suncor business, is building a network of electric vehicle fast charging stations across the country. More than 50 EV stations will be located along the Trans-Canada highway at strategically located Petro-Canada stations from Nova Scotia to British Columbia. Construction is …

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Utilities must invest in technology to cope with growth of renewables and EVs

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Increased EV adoption will put strain on distribution networks Distribution utilities need to adopt new technologies and new ways of thinking to slash the cost of integrating renewable energy generators, electric vehicles and other distributed energy resources (DER) into their grids, according to the latest white paper from Smarter Grid …

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Canada announces expanded public EV network in British Columbia

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The Canadian government will invest C$1.15 million to build 23 EV chargers in British Columbia Electric and alternative fuel vehicles play a key role in reducing pollution. As Canadians continue to make greener choices, the government of Canada is delivering more options for them to drive where they need to …

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Electrify America’s releases Cycle 2 national ZEV investment plan

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Electrify America will invest US$300 million over 30 months Electrify America has announced that its National Zero Emissions Vehicle (ZEV) Investment Plan for Cycle 2 is now available and that the company will start executing on the plan this year. Cycle 2 is a 30-month investment period that begins in …

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Electrify America to add battery storage to more than 100 new charging stations

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Electrify America will add a 210-kW battery to each of their stations Electrify America has announced its plan to install Tesla Powerpack battery systems at more than 100 of their electric vehicle charging stations nationwide over the course of 2019. The battery systems will be deployed to mitigate higher power …

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