Tag: charging stations

Infrastructure, Public Works

Big power’s EV charging strategy: Raise rates, overpromise, underdeliver, repeat

November 3, 2023

Via: Utility Dive

If someone declares debate unnecessary, it is often a dead giveaway that the facts are not on their side. The “debate is settled” tactic seems to have become popular among electric utility executives who are tired of the public questioning […]

Infrastructure, Public Works

Utilities propose West Coast charging stations for electric trucks

June 22, 2020

Via: Utility Dive

The three West Coast states are being aggressive about mapping out plans to electrify trucks. On Thursday, the California Air Resources Board (CARB) will vote on a proposal to transition fleets to electric. CARB is mulling requirements to make manufacturers […]

Basic Services, Public Transport

Tesla and Uber Weigh In on Policies to Boost EV Adoption

March 7, 2018

Via: Greentech Media

U.S. plug-in electric vehicle sales increased by 25 percent to just under 200,000 units in 2017. While promising, the rate of growth still lags what is needed to drive down greenhouse gas emissions from transportation. Last week, policy experts gathered […]

Public Transport

NYPA to help municipalities speed up installation of EV charging stations

January 19, 2017

Via: ITCurated

The New York Power Authority on Jan. 18 said that it will help municipalities secure state-funded rebates to install charging stations in an effort to support New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s push to expand the use of electric vehicles. In […]

Electric Utility

Mass. governor signs bill aimed at boosting electric vehicles

January 18, 2017

Via: AmericanPublicPower

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker on Jan. 13 signed legislation aimed at promoting the sale and use of electric vehicles in the state. According to a news release from Baker’s office, Senate Bill 2505 works to increase access to zero-emission vehicle […]