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May 29, 2024

Ireland plans EV charging points for every 60km of motorway

Ireland's Minister for Transport Eamon Ryan has launched new measures for the delivery of the country's EV charging infrastructure, including having a pool of high-powered chargers every 60km on the motorway network.
May 27, 2024

City of Dallas selects Ford Pro to advance EV charging infrastructure

The city of Dallas, America’s fourth-largest metro area, has selected Ford’s commercial division, Ford Pro, to help move its climate goals forward through electrifying the city’s vehicle fleet by 2040.
May 21, 2024

Raleigh powers EVs with solar at city parks

The city of Raleigh, North Carolina, is making it possible to charge electric vehicles with solar energy.
May 17, 2024

Investments in EV charging ports to spark greener motoring in Greater Victoria, Canada

Hundreds of public EV charging ports will be installed across the Capital Regional District (CRD) with an investment exceeding CA$8.7 million from federal, provincial, CRD, and City of Victoria sources.
May 16, 2024

Barcelona chooses EV Safe Charge for flexible EV charging to encourage electromobility

Barcelona's main services company, Barcelona de Serveis Municipals (B:SM), has selected EV Safe Charge, a US-based provider, to develop a flexible EV charging point.
May 15, 2024

Scottish Government enlists Allstar to support vision for EV initiative

Allstar, a leading UK company in EV, fuel, and business expense payments, has announced its support for the Scottish government’s EV initiative.
May 10, 2024

Voltera secures US$9.6m federal grant to electrify Savannah, Los Angeles and Long Beach ports

Voltera has secured US$9.6m in federal funding from the Federal Highway Administration for its sites near the ports of Savannah in Georgia, and Los Angeles and Long Beach in California.
May 8, 2024

ComEd joins Bronzeville community to unveil new public EV chargers

ComEd, alongside the Illinois College of Optometry (ICO) and the Bronzeville community, has installed a new EV charging station as part of a pioneering US Department of Energy (DOE) initiative to improve EV charging accessibility in northern Illinois.
May 7, 2024

Port Houston awarded nearly US$27m for clean truck program

The US Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration has awarded a US$26.9m grant for the Port Houston, Texas, new clean truck program to help reduce air emissions.
May 2, 2024

Wallbox gets US$5.2m DoE tax credit to invest in Arlington EV charging factory

Wallbox has been granted a US$5.2m tax credit through the 48C Qualifying Advanced Energy Tax Credit Program by the US Department of Energy (DoE).
May 1, 2024

ABB E-mobility fast EV chargers open for vehicles at Vermont's first NEVI site

Federal Highway Administrator Shailen Bhatt joined Vermont's congressional delegation and state agency leaders to celebrate the opening of the first NEVI EV fast charging hub in Vermont, located in downtown Bradford.