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Envision Solar Announces Over Two Million Dollars in New Orders

SAN DIEGO, CA, Oct 21, 2014 -- Marketwired - Envision Solar International, Inc. (OTCQB: EVSI) ("Envision Solar," or the "Company"), the leading renewable energy Media and Branding, and EV charging product company, announced today that it has received multiple purchase orders for its EV ARC(TM) and Solar Tree HVLC products totaling over $2M in less than 30 days. More...

Panasonic Partners With Powertree Services to Construct 68 Solar-Powered EV Charging Stations with Energy Storage in San Francisco

NEWARK, N.J. and SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire - Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company (Panasonic) announced it is providing engineering, construction and procurement services to Powertree Services Inc. More...

GM and ABB demonstrate Chevrolet Volt Battery Reuse - world's first use of electric vehicle batteries for homes

ABB Inc. - General Motors and ABB today showed the next stage in battery reuse, the repackaging of five used Chevrolet Volt batteries into a modular unit capable of providing two hours of electricity needed by three to five average American homes. more...
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First ABB DC fast charger for electric vehicles in the U.S. is installed and operational in New Berlin, Wisconsin

ABB Inc. - The first ABB DC fast charger for electric vehicles in the United States is now installed and operational in New Berlin, Wisconsin. more...

ABB's Fast Charger Gets National Certification for Safety Compliance, Adding Credibility and Immediate Availability to Emerging Electric Vehicle Technology

ABB Inc. - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group and a major employer in North Carolina, announced today that it has received the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) listing for its best-selling Terra 51 direct current (DC) fast charger. more...

Leviton and Ford Receive UL Certification for Focus Electric Home Charging Station

Leviton - Leviton, a leading global manufacturer of electrical devices, and Ford Motor Company today announced the new Ford Electric Vehicle (EV) Home Charging Station has achieved UL certification for UL 2231, UL 2251 and UL 2594. more...

Articles 

By Charles Botsford
On: October 22, 2014
The West Coast Electric Highway (WCEH) comprises 57 electric vehicle (EV) charging stations in Oregon and Washington. It is one of the largest contiguous networks of direct current (DC) fast chargers in North America. These more...
By Paul Rosengren
On: October 15, 2014
Back in the 1980s, I interned at the EPA. An older employee told a story of a public hearing to illustrate how Americans are confused in their thinking about risk. more...
By Justine Sears , Karen Glitman
On: July 7, 2014
Technical Reference Manuals have long provided characterizations of efficient technologies in the electric and thermal energy sectors. At many utilities throughout the world, these manuals are a crucial piece of efficiency programs, allowing for standardized more...
By Charles Botsford
On: June 10, 2014
Residential charging in single family homes is the most prevalent, convenient, and generally lowest cost charging method for Plug-in Electric Vehicles (PEVs). It is PEV charging at its most basic form and at its highest more...
By Davis Swan
On: April 29, 2014
In a previous article, I stated my belief that the pure electric vehicle was the way of the future and that this sector of the automobile industry would grow more or less continuously for the more...

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Electric Motors Market is Expected to Reach $129 Billion, Globally, by 2020 - Allied Market Research

By Ashish Gedamkar - A new report by Allied Market Research titled, "Global Electric Motors Market (Motor Types, Output power, Applications and Geography) - more...
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Wireless charging for Electric Vehicles (EV)

By Kamlesh Jolapara - The charging technology for electric vehicles (EV) is one of the key enablers to facilitate wider adoption of EV in more...
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The world’s thinnest electric generator

By Kamlesh Jolapara - Researchers from Columbia Engineering and the Georgia Institute of Technology report that they have made the first experimental observation of more...

Global Cellulosic Ethanol Market Report 2018

By Ron Ethell - Ethanol that is produced by converting sugar in cellulose is particularly known as cellulosic ethanol. It is produced from lignocellulose more...
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The fastest nanotubes battery for electric vehicles and electronics

By Kamlesh Jolapara - We have seen many innovations in the field of consumer electronics and electric cars to make it thinner, lighter, and more...


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