Jul 15, 2021 - 07:41 pm

V2G project BDL starts field trial with 50 BMW i3

In Germany, the announced field trial with 50 BMW i3s converted for V2G has now begun for the research project ‘Bidirectional charging management – BDL’ that was launched in 2019. As of a few days ago, 20 of the BMW i3s are now in customer hands, and the remaining 30 will soon be handed over […]

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Jul 15, 2021 - 04:47 pm

Allego to provide charging for Radisson hotels

Allego has entered into a collaboration with Radisson Hotel Group to build charging infrastructure for electric cars at its hotels. Allego will provide and operate AC and DC charging solutions at more than 220 Radisson Hotel Group locations across Europe.

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Jul 14, 2021 - 03:06 pm

Momentum delivers 300 kW inductive charging

In the US state of Washington, Momentum Dynamics has installed three additional inductive charging systems for the Link Transit authority electric bus fleet in Wenatchee. Charging capacities of up to 300 kW mean that electric buses can be charged wirelessly within a few minutes.

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Jul 13, 2021 - 08:39 pm

California to gain 38,000 charging points

In California, businesses, government agencies and other organisations are now able to participate in the $436-million Charge Ready program. The program from Southern California Edison (SCE) will see the addition of approximately 38,000 new electric car chargers throughout the SCE service area over the next five years.

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Jul 12, 2021 - 06:57 pm

EVgo now listed on Wall Street

The US fast-charging network EVgo is now listed on Wall Street. The IPO was made possible via a merger with the stock market shell Climate Change Crisis Real Impact. EVgo is now trading on the Nasdaq under the symbols “EVGO” and “EVGOW,” respectively.

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Jul 12, 2021 - 06:24 pm

Enel X to provide charging solutions for Biogen

Enel X is working with Biogen to electrify the biotechnology company’s employee commercial fleet. The cooperation will see Biogen employees supplied with an Enel X JuiceBox smart home charging station, and software to manage the electric fleet.

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Jul 7, 2021 - 03:24 pm

Eneco and Solutions 30 expand cooperation

Charging specialist Eneco eMobility and installation service provider Solutions 30 are expanding their cooperation. Building on their cooperation in Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany, the duo now intends to increasingly serve major customers such as Ford Germany and Jaguar Land Rover.

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Jul 7, 2021 - 02:10 pm

Tesvolt joins Stercom on inductive charging

German specialist for Lithium battery storage for industry and commerce, Tesvolt, has now become a shareholder of Stercom Power Solutions, a German first mover in inductive charging. The two companies want to drive forward the wireless charging of electric cars, buses and trucks. The goal is “inductive supercharging” at 200 kW.

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Jul 6, 2021 - 05:09 pm

ABB to charge Yutong buses in Qatar

The first 10 buses from the extraordinary order of 741 Yutong zero-emission buses have arrived in Qatar. The buses will be provided with charging infrastructure from Swiss-Swedish company ABB.

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Jul 5, 2021 - 10:57 am

Daimler, Traton & Volvo plan truck charging network

The three commercial vehicle manufacturers Daimler Truck, Traton and Volvo Group have signed a memorandum of understanding on the development and operation of a public high-performance charging network for battery-electric heavy-duty long-haul trucks and coaches in Europe.

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Jul 2, 2021 - 12:49 pm

ABB delivers 2,000 wall box chargers to Austrian Post

The industrial group ABB, together with EWW Anlagentechnik, has equipped the Austrian Post with around 2,000 AC wall boxes, which are to be installed at more than 100 locations. ABB, meanwhile, is apparently pushing ahead with preparations for the IPO of its business in charging technology for electric cars and electric buses.

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Jun 30, 2021 - 02:44 pm

UK to set accessibility standards for EV charging

UK Transport Minister Rachel Maclean has announced that the government and charity sector will be coming together to set accessibility standards for charging points in the UK. The aim is to provide the industry with guidance on how to make individual charge points more accessible by summer 2022

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Jun 30, 2021 - 02:35 pm

Shell & Renault interested in buying into Ionity

Shell and Renault are apparently two of several interested parties that want to take a stake in the fast-charging network Ionity. The final bids for a 20 to 25 per cent stake in the joint venture, worth 400 to 500 million euros, are expected to be made in July.

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Jun 29, 2021 - 04:08 pm

Porsche targets 100 fast-charging EU sites by 2025

According to a report in German media, Porsche is aiming to set up around 100 of its own fast-charging locations in Europe by 2025. The concept probably envisages a three-stage system that involves the creation of a simple charging station to a station with an attached restaurant.

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Jun 27, 2021 - 01:13 pm

Fastned to build fast-chargers in Flanders

Dutch charging infrastructure specialist Fastned has been selected by the West Flemish Intercommunale (WVI) in Belgium to implement five large fast-charging stations in commercial areas – mainly on main roads in West Flanders.

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Jun 24, 2021 - 02:29 pm

EU: ChargeUp Europe sets concrete demands

ChargeUp Europe, the lobbying association of European charging infrastructure providers founded last year, is appealing to the EU Commission to set binding national targets for charging infrastructure as part of the reform of the Alternative Fuels Directive (AFID).

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Jun 23, 2021 - 04:53 pm

Tesla completes Supercharger line along Silk Road

Tesla China has now completed the Silk Road Supercharger corridor and says it is the longest it built to date. According to a tweet from Tesla’s Chinese account, the route from east to west in China reaches 5,000 kilometres (just over 3,100 miles).

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Jun 23, 2021 - 02:21 pm

BP Ventures invests $7Mn in smart charging firm IoTecha

BP Ventures has invested seven million dollars in smart EV charging firm, IoTecha, leading a $13.2 million investment round (about 11Mn euros). The start-up uses Internet-of-Things (IoT) technology to connect EV chargers with the grid, optimising the charging process and enabling automated payments.

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https://www.electrive.com/2021/07/15/v2g-project-bdl-starts-field-trial-with-50-bmw-i3/
15.07.2021 19:42