Plug-in Electric Vehicle

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January 13, 2011

The Ford Focus Electric will offer a home charging station for customers that delivers several benefits for a convenient and simple experience, according to the company.

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December 21, 2010

Whatever preconceived notions you might have, there is no better way to truly understand an industry or a country than to immerse yourself in the culture and dialog with the individuals who are driving change.

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December 1, 2010

Seven out of ten Americans say that it is important to expand the use of electric vehicles as a way to reduce dependence on foreign oil, according to results from the latest Market Strategies International E2 (Energy + Environment) Study.

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November 29, 2010

Can a utility take advantage of this opportunity to upgrade its energy delivery system while expanding its rate base, thereby increasing revenues? All depends on whether a utility can get its distribution budgeting/planning act together in time. Historically, the record is not great.
 

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October 19, 2010

Pressing questions were asked in an EC&M webinar on how electrical systems will be modified for new electric vehicles.

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October 5, 2010

Electrical distributors are in a prime position to benefit from the emergence of electric vehicles as a mainstream transportation option - when and if that happens.

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August 30, 2010

The eco-friendliness of EVs all depends on how and when the batteries are charged. A number of utilities are offering special rates for charging EVs on off-peak hours. Those incentives may encourage maximizing total EV-related carbon emissions, particularly in areas with growing solar and wind resource penetration.