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Let's Talk: Plug-In Electric Vehicles and Energy Companies Are About to Start Communicating via the Cloud

DEARBORN, Mich., Jul 29, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE - --This new software-based technology would let plug-in electric vehicles from all participating automakers communicate with the power companies, managing vehicle charging to help keep the electric grid in balance and running efficiently More...

NRG eVgo Partnership with BMW Expands Access to Electric Vehicle Fast Charging Network

SAN JOSE, Calif., Jul 28, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE - NRG eVgo (ee-vee-go), a subsidiary of NRG Energy, Inc. More...

Mall at Robinson unveils new solar powered car charging stations

Jul 25 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Madasyn Czebiniak Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - In the parking lot outside the food court at the Mall at Robinson, a silver Chevy Volt sat in a space painted with a green and white electric vehicle decal, waiting for a jolt. More...
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DEP extends alternative fuel vehicle rebate program

Jul 25 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - James Halpin The Citizens' Voice, Wilkes-Barre, Pa. - The state Department of Environmental Protection announced it is extending its alternative fuel vehicle rebate program. More...

Placement of public car chargers needs to be revved up, experts say

Jul 24 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Tory N. Parrish The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Lisa Karraker took the plunge.After thinking about it for years, environmental concerns motivated the Beechview resident to buy her first electric car, a 2014 Nissan Leaf, last week. More...

Nissan Offers Free Charging for New LEAF Buyers in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES, Jul 23, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE - There are many attractive reasons for Angelenos to own the all-electric Nissan LEAF: single-occupant access to high-occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes; an available California state tax rebate of $2,500; much lower operating costs than a gas-powered car and now, free public charging. More...

Articles 

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...
By Justine Sears , Karen Glitman
On: April 11, 2014
The electrification of transportation is posing a challenge and opportunity for utilities across the country, with significant implications for planning, load forecasting, and demand response. As the number of plug-in electric vehicles (EVs) in use more...
By Davis Swan
On: March 7, 2014
There has been a lot of discussion about the electric vehicle revolution and what its impacts will be. Are EV's gaining traction or getting stuck in the mud?  Will they quickly replace internal combustion powered more...

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