Posts Tagged charging

Australia Will Build An Electric Super Highway To Support EVs

Queensland in Australia soon will get an electric vehicle Super Highway, which enable zero emission driving through 1,800-km (1,118-mile) of its east coast, alongside the Great Barrier Reef. The major hardware supplier for the project is Tritium (Veefil fast chargers), supplemented by Schneider Electric (EVlink fast chargers). At first, the…

6 days ago by Mark Kane 12

Major Automakers Team Up To Define Universal V2G Standards

Denmark, which is one of the foremost markets for the adoption of renewable energy generation and V2G trials, is to have key role in the development of a universal definition for the grid integration of electric vehicles, enabling worldwide support of a future power system based on renewable energy. Several…

1 week ago by Mark Kane 3

Chargers Attached To Streetlight Poles Come To California

The city of Lancaster, California is pioneering streetlight charging station applications in North America, alongside German company Ebee Smart Technologies. Recently, five streetlights were equipped with charging stations along the city’s popular central downtown destinations. The project was possible thanks to grant from the Antelope Valley Air Quality Management District…

1 week ago by Mark Kane 28

Volkswagen Turns To Kuka For Robots For Autonomous Electric Cars

Volkswagen has announced a strategic partnership with automation specialist KUKA for the development of a robot-supported charging connection.  KUKA is already (mostly) known as the robotics supplier for the Tesla Model 3 production line in Fremont, California. The idea of an having automatic connection between the vehicle and charging station…

1 week ago by Mark Kane 14

eMotorWerks JuiceBox Pro 40 gets UL Listed

A little over two years ago I posted a review of the JuiceBox Pro 40 EVSE from eMotorWerks here on InsideEVs. At the time eMotorWerks was a small company based in California, just beginning to become known in the EVSE industry. I was impressed with the features the JuiceBox offered,…

2 weeks ago by Tom Moloughney 16

Tesla Superchargers Coming To Florida’s Space Coast Area

The First Tesla Supercharging station to be installed at Space Coast’s West Melbourne, that is right in the neighborhood of SpaceX.   So probably more than a few employees of the aerospace and space transport company have put a bug in their boss’ ear about a new station – especially as they…

3 weeks ago by Mark Kane 7

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Tesla Launches New Supercharger Cost Estimator Tool

Due to so many recent changes in the Supercharger program, now Tesla is making the pay-per-use system more clear. On Tesla’s website, there is a new calculator that allows you to estimate Supercharger cost versus gasoline cost for the Model S and Model X based on distance driven. It automatically…

4 weeks ago by Steven Loveday 30