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Electric cars not selling as EPA rules loom

Jan 29 - Lima News (OH) - Despite car companies' efforts to jazz them up and draw the public's attention, electric cars just aren't selling. More...

Annual Sales of E-Bicycles Are Expected To Surpass 360 Million Annually by 2023, According to Navigant Research

BOULDER, Colo. (The Associated Press) - Jan 26 - A recent report from Navigant Research analyzes the global market for throttle-control and pedal-assist electric bicycles (e-bicycles), including global market forecasts for annual e-bicycle unit sales and revenue through 2023. 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 Paul Rosengren
On: November 20, 2014
A little over a year ago, PSEG launched an employee electric car incentive program. As part of the program, the company set aside 13 spots at its Newark, New Jersey headquarters for electric cars. Participants more...
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...

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Your BMW is the Answer to Grid Instability

By Sarah Battaglia - Electric vehicles are being introduced with all the bells and whistles: impeccable safety features, back-up cameras, autopilot, and of course, more...
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The Newest Demand Response Participant: Electric Vehicles

By Sarah Battaglia - Demand response is catching on faster than pumpkin spice lattes! There are some new more...
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Utilities who invest in customer experience will boost revenue

By Priya Gordon - The fact that unhappy customers are more likely to take their business elsewhere is obvious. On the other hand, satisfied more...

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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