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Electrify America selects two contractors for fast-chargers project

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Electrify America has signed contracts with Black & Veatch and SAI Group to build 2,000 DC fast chargers across 484 sites in the US Black & Veatch and SAI Group each will manage the full design, permitting, and construction process of electric vehicle (EV) ultrafast charging station sites. The fast chargers …

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New York Governor announces US$250 million investment in EVs

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The initiative, through state funding and co-investments with the private sector, aims to make EVs more ‘user-friendly for all’ New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo announced plans for a US$250 million investment in the future of EVs, with an initiative which will focus on aggressively accelerating New Yorkers’ adoption of …

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Proterra rolls out charging systems up to 500kW

Diagram of Proterra depot charging system

Standardised EV charging of between 60-500 kW will inform future infrastructure decisions and fleet-wide electrification strategies US electric bus maker Proterra has presented a new suite of high power DC chargers in a bid to expand the use of more standardised EV charging. These systems interoperability across technology platforms, the manufacturer …

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Denmark welcomes charging stations from Siemens

Siemens charging system in Gothenburg, Sweden.

Siemens supplies high-power charging (HPC) stations for electric buses, rated at levels 150kW, 300kW and 450kW Siemens has signed a three-year contract with Danish transport agency Movia to deliver charging stations for electric buses in Denmark. The scope of work includes installation, commissioning, civil engineering works and the Siemens remote monitoring …

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Hubject breaks new ground with Plug&Charge

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New charging system uses modern encryption to authorise EV charging Berlin’s Hubject has developed a new charging solution for EVs which uses the car and charge port alone, excluding the need for the conventional suit of RFID-based charging cards and smartphone apps. Hubject  says its proprietary Plug&Charge ecosystem makes the charging process …

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Volvo and Ekoenergetyka electrify Malmö

Ekoenergetyka charger in Tampere. Finland.

13 fully electric Volvo buses with opportunity charging will enter into operation in Malmö at the end of 2018 Ekoenergetyka will supply the Swedish City of Malmö with three 300-kW quickPOINT City Chargers, providing quick charge to 13 Volvo e-buses, which were ordered last June by bus operator Nobina. The buses …

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Schiphol Airport opens 13-MW bus charging network

VDL Citeas electric buses using Heliox opportunity charge system.

Heliox supplied 109 fast chargers to power 100 e-buses for the world’s largest depot charge network Amsterdam Airport Schiphol has made a commitment to become “one of the most sustainable airports in the world” via a mass rollout of electric buses. The battery-powered buses will be driving in 24/7 operation …

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