“Duke Energy plans to install up to 530 public charging stations within its Florida service area. Under the Park and Plug pilot program, the chargers will be deployed at multi-unit dwellings, workplaces and locations with high traffic.”
Scott Shepard, senior research analyst for Navigant Research, tells Trucks.com that the adoption of electric buses is gaining speed but the transition to zero emissions by public transportation agencies is not moving as fast as some might hope for.
Electric vehicle charging continues to surge, a move that will only hasten the adoption of electric cars and other vehicles such as commercial trucks.
Find out what it’s like to attend a National Drive Electric Week Event! This year there were 327 events nationwide.
The Lightning LS-218 electric motorcycle takes a spot as this week’s Spotlight Electric Vehicle.
August’s U.S. plug-in car sales continue along the long term upward trend!
The EV market is growing exponentially!
Cumulative global EV sales have hit 4 million this week, according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance. Including electric buses, the 4 million mark was reached at the beginning of July.
This week’s spotlight vehicle is the Proterra Catalyst bus!
Thanks to the Volkswagen Clean Air Settlement, Electrify America is now investing $2 billion over the next 10 years in Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) infrastructure, education/outreach, and access/exposure.
According to a new study published by the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS), battery electric buses have lower global warming than diesel buses everywhere in the country.