I-Team Believes Incentive Program To Encourage EVs Adoption Should Start With Proliferation Of EVs To Prove Worth

Who Wants To Be Annoyed? I-Team Finds EV Incentive Money Is Wasted, Plug-Ins For Wealthy People Headed To Cocktail Parties – Video

The investigation team from CBS Boston (WBZ-TV) learns that Massachusetts has spend $4 million in rebates to EV buyers since 2010, $5.4 million more in subsidizing new public charging stations, and ultimately concludes that “a lot of that money is actually going to waste”. Now to be fair, during the piece CBS Boston does…

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Fastned Readies For 150 kW, 300 kW Charging

After unveiling the Audi e-tron quattro concept, with announced capability of 150 kW DC fast charging, and the Porsche Mission E Concept, which in theory could recharge at twice the power level of the Audi (300 kW), Dutch company Fastned said that it’s gearing up for delivering such power levels at its…

1 day ago by Mark Kane 35

ClipperCreek HCS-40 JuiceNet Edition

ClipperCreek HCS-40 Gets eMotorWerks’ Wi-Fi, Connected Functionality – Undercuts ChargePoint Home Price By $100

“The HCS-40 JuiceNet Edition is available immediately for pre-order from eMotorWerks’ website and will start shipping in October of 2015.” What’s the HCS-40 JuiceNet Edition, you ask?  Well, it combines ClipperCreek’s highly popular HCS-40 EVSE with eMotorWerks’ JuiceBox controls. More specifically, eMotorWerks fits the HCS-40 with its JuiceNet controls, which…

1 day ago by Eric Loveday 19

Can You Spot The Exterior Changes In The 2016 Nissan LEAF?

Number Of CHAdeMO Chargers In US Grows Slowly To 1,306

CHAdeMO Association reported 1,306 CHAdeMO chargers in the U.S. as of 2015.10.05. That’s some 500 more than in the report from early 2015. “The number of CHAdeMO DC Quick chargers installed up to today is 9131. — (Japan 5418 Europe 2352 USA 1306 Others 55) last update 2015.10.05″ The pace…

2 days ago by Mark Kane 34

InsideEVs - One Of The Drive Electric Week 2015 Hong Kong Event Sponsors

Congratulations To Drive Electric Week 2015 Hong Kong

Congratulations to Charged Hong Kong and all participants for making the first Drive Electric Week in the city a very successful event. Although they weren’t able to organize an EV rally due to logistics and traffic regulations, participants were able to promote EVs, their technology and most of all the…

6 days ago by Alex Wai 2

A driver charges at one of the new Georgia Power EV charging islands now open across the state. Georgia Power will open more than 60 of these islands by the end of 2016.

Georgia Power Opens 11 New EV Charging Islands

Georgia Power launched on October 1st its first wave of 11 EV charging islands. In about a year, Georgia Power intends to have 61 such charging stations, each with DC fast charger (equipped with CHADeMO/SAE combo plugs) and a Level 2 208/240-volt AC station. DC fast charger is available from $4.95…

7 days ago by Mark Kane 19


12 Ultra-Fast Charging Electric Buses For Geneva in 2017

The extra-long TOSA electric bus prototype in Geneva, Switzerland has appealed to decision-makers as they now intend to order 12 units. Tests of TOSA began in mid-2013, with these twelve new buses all possibly entering service in 2017. Developed by ABB, ultra-fast (or flash) charging system needs just 15 seconds to recharge…

1 week ago by Mark Kane 7

BMW i3

BMW To Install 500 Charging Points In China This Year

500 charging points will be installed by BMW in China by the end of this year to address consumers’ needs. Stations will primarily be installed in the major cities of Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Shenzhen. According to Gasgoo, next year BMW intends to spread the project to other cities and…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 9