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Canada’s ERA to invest C$100 million in clean technology projects

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ERA’s investments could reduce GHG emissions by 2.5 million tonnes of CO2 by 2030 An innovative clean technology to transition Alberta’s diesel-powered transit buses to electric is getting a boost in funding from Emissions Reduction Alberta (ERA). eCAMION’s first-of-kind charging system is expected to reduce e-bus impact on the electrical …

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Virginia Tech awarded EV cybersecurity grant

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EV charging network is seen as critical infrastructure that requires protection The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded Virginia Tech a US$3 million grant for research on electric vehicle charging infrastructure cybersecurity as part of a larger US$80 million investment by the department on advanced technologies research. Ryan Gerdes, assistant …

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US Department of Energy selects Cabot to develop low-cobalt cathodes

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Cabot will receive US$2.9 million of DOE funding Cabot Corp., a leading global specialty chemicals and performance materials company, has been selected by the US Department of Energy (DOE) to participate in an US$80-million investment in advanced vehicle technologies research. Cabot will leverage its novel process technology to contribute to …

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Tritium receives US DOE funding

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Tritium will receive US$400,000 to develop is custom charging head Tritium, a manufacturer of electric vehicle high-powered charging solutions, is receiving a portion of US$3.2 million in US federal funding awarded to the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) for developing an extreme fast charging system that can connect to the …

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Scotland to provide additional funds for low carbon programme

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The funding will be spent on electric buses and charging infrastructure Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced a GBP16.7 million (US$21.4 million) of additional funding to help Scotland lead the way in transforming to a low carbon country. Last year’s Programme for Government committed to set ambitious targets to …

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Proterra applauds recipients of funding for zero-emission battery-electric buses

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US$35.6 million of funding will be spent on Proterra’s electric buses and related infrastructure Proterra, an innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, has announced that 23 US transit agencies have won Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Low or No Emission Vehicle Deployment Grants (Low-No) for Proterra battery-electric buses and charging infrastructure. A …

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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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