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Electrify America Invests Over $1.6m in STEM Programs and Workforce Development to Drive Brand-Neutral Zero Emission Vehicle Education

By Blagojce Krivevski Electrify America is investing over $1.6 million in funding to support science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) and workforce development programs, projects, ideas, concepts and related sponsorships to help promote zero emission vehicles (ZEVs), ZEV technology and ZEV infrastructure. The investment will award four organizations funds to develop and launch educational and…

Electrify Home Introduces HomeStation, a Connected Home Charging Solution to Simplify EV Ownership

By Blagojce Krivevski Electrify Home today launched the launch of HomeStation, a sleek new Level 2 residential electric vehicle charger designed to make home charging more convenient than ever. With adjustable charging power levels of up to 40 amps, professional and do-it-yourself installation options, and programmable WiFi features, customers will quickly find the HomeStation to…

2021 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Offers Upgraded Powertrain, Increased Electric Range

By Blagojce Krivevski Mitsubishi Motors North America today announced pricing and availability of the 2021 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV crossover. Outlander PHEV is substantially upgraded for 2021, and features a significantly revised powertrain, an enlarged battery pack offering extended all-electric range, and increased performance from a new, more efficient, 2.4 liter inline-four cylinder engine and a…

Electrify America Increases Access to Solar-Powered Electric Vehicle Charging for Rural Californians

By Blagojce Krivevski Electrify America has officially added 30 solar-powered electric vehicle charging stations with two Level 2 chargers each to its network in the state of California. The off-grid, standalone chargers are strategically located throughout the Central Valley and inland areas of Southern California, intended to provide greater access to sustainable EV charging for…

GM Teams up with Will Ferrell for Super Bowl Ad [video]

By Blagojce Krivevski General Motors released its big game ad, starring Will Ferrell, who discovers Norway far outpaces the United States in electric vehicle adoption. In the commercial, “No Way, Norway,” Kenan Thompson and Awkwafina join Ferrell on his action-packed journey to give Norwegians a piece of his mind. A 60-second version of the ad…

Ford vehicles will be powered by Google’s Android starting in 2023

By Blagojce Krivevski Ford and Google today announced a unique strategic partnership to accelerate Ford’s transformation and reinvent the connected vehicle experience. Ford has also named Google Cloud its preferred cloud provider to leverage Google’s world-class expertise in data, artificial intelligence (AI), and machine learning (ML). As part of this new, six-year partnership—and beginning in…

Ford To Manufacture Mustang Mach-E In China For Local Customers

By Blagojce Krivevski The all-electric Mustang Mach-E will be manufactured by Changan Ford for local customers in China, Ford announced today. Available in China later this year, Mustang Mach-E will offer Chinese customers a smart cockpit equipped with Ford’s latest driver-assist technologies and infotainment system that gets even better over time with advanced firmware over-the-air…

ElectReon Presents World’s First Dynamic Wireless Charging of a Long-Haul Electric Truck while Driving on a Public Road [video]

By Blagojce Krivevski ElectReon, developing and implementing Wireless Electric Road Systems that wirelessly charges commercial and passenger electric vehicles while driving, has completed the deployment of 1.65 km of a dynamic wireless charging system on a public road in Gotland, Sweden, which is the largest deployment of its kind in the world. The fully electric…

NIO unveils ET7 flagship electric sedan

By Blagojce Krivevski Chinese electric vehicle maker NIO unveiled its ET7 flagship sedan model, designed to compete with the offerings from domestic rival XPeng and Tesla. At the company’s annual “NIO Day” in the western city of Chengdu, Chief Executive William Li said the luxury ET7 sedan, costing between $69,000 and $81,000 depending on the…

Volkswagen significantly expands EV charging infrastructure

By Blagojce Krivevski The Volkswagen brand is significantly expanding the charging infrastructure at its German sites. Some 750 new charging points are planned for next year, including the first High Power Charging stations with up to 300 kW power. Some 2,000 charging points in total are expected to be in operation by the end of…

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