Posts Tagged charging stations

Proposed routes 1 and 2 of the WA Electric Highway

Australia Makes Progress On Electric Highway

As we reported earlier this year, EV supporters in Australia are pushing to develop a network of EV charging stations, and recent news is that the RAC (The Royal Automobile Club, Australia’s version of the AAA in the US) is moving forward with commitments to fund the “Electric Highway”. The…

7 days ago by Ted Dillard 9

Charging Points Denisity Map (l’Avere-France)

France Reveals Charging Point Density Map

France, as one of the major electric car markets, has also one of the largest and most dense charging points network in the world. There are now some 8,600 spots available for public use with various density distributed throughout the country. Some places like Paris have thousands of charging points…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 16

I'm Hydrated - Let's Do This Thing!

China Ready To Dump $16 Billion Into EV Charging Stations

Over in China, there’s plenty of action on the plug-in vehicle front. Currently, China’s central government is considering a plan that calls for up to 100 billion yuan ($16 billion) in government funds to go towards the installation of public charging stations. Bloomberg first reported on this, citing two sources…

3 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 10

Hydrogen Fueling Station

California Approves $46.6 Million In Funding For Hydrogen Stations, But Only $2.8 Million For EV Charging Stations

Can’t say we’re at all surprised by this bit of funding information coming from the California Energy Commission California Energy Commission Advances Construction of Hydrogen Refueling and Electric Vehicle Charging Stations SACRAMENTO – The California Energy Commission gave final approval today for nearly $50 million in construction projects to advance…

2 months ago by Eric Loveday 120

BMW i3 and Bollore Bluecar charging in France

France Passes Law To Encourage More Charging Station Installs

French Parliament adopted in July a new law that encourages the installation of new charging points. As part of the program, companies that install charging infrastructure will pay reduced taxes. Today, there is more than 10,000 charging spots available In France, from which several thousand were built by Autolib in Paris….

2 months ago by Mark Kane 7

35,000-Plus And Counting

Europe Now Home To Over 35,000 Charging Stations

Across the continent of Europe, there are now over 35,000 charging stations, according to an announcement made by Renault. Unfortunately, Renault provides no details to support this number, nor does the automaker break down where these charging stations are located. But at least we have some form of confirmation of…

2 months ago by Inside EVs Staff 3

One of the latest NRG eVgo Freedom Station

eVgo: 55 Fast Chargers in California!

NRG eVgo announced earlier this month that the number of fast charging stations increased to 55 in California. “NRG eVgo is making major progress in California! As of today, we have 55 fast-charging sites throughout the state. That’s 39 Freedom Station® sites and 16 dealership fast chargers in the San…

3 months ago by Mark Kane 7

California Energy Commission Logo

California Earmarks $5 Million For Install Of 475 Charging Stations

The California Energy Commission (CEC) approved substantial funding for the install of public charging stations: “To continue building the infrastructure needed to charge California’s growing number of electric vehicles, the Energy Commission approved 15 grants totaling more than $5 million to install 475 electric vehicle chargers in communities throughout California,…

4 months ago by Inside EVs Staff 33

Simon and NRG eVgo Opening Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Throughout Orange County

NRG eVgo Opening Four New Freedom Stations In Orange County

NRG eVgo, together with Simon Property Group, is adding four new fast charging stations in Orange County, California announcing triumphantly: “Hey, California, did you know we have the largest fast charge network in Orange County?” Four new Freedom Stations were (or rather, still are) installed at The Shops at Mission…

5 months ago by Mark Kane 6