Tag: BMW

Infrastructure, Public Works

How utilities are partnering with GM, BMW, Lyft and others in the auto sector to accelerate EV adoption

September 6, 2023

Via: Utility Dive

EVs could drive a 38% rise in U.S. electricity consumption by 2050, according to National Renewable Energy Laboratory estimates. The demand will provide utilities with new revenues, but it will also require distribution system upgrades and load management strategies to […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

BMW Commits to Using Recycled Fishing Nets in New Electric Vehicles

September 15, 2022

Via: Waste360

BMW has announced new plans to use recycled plastic from fishing nets to create their new class of electric vehicles set to launch in 2025. With 100 million pounds of plastic waste lost in the ocean each year, this is […]