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Drive Electric Chicago Program Gets $15 Million Boost

Posted by Joseph BebonVia NGT News Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel recently announced that the city’s Drive Electric Chicago program received a major boost from the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning’s (CMAP) approval of a $15.5 million federal grant for new charging stations and almos...

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Federal Funding Aims to Spur Faster Electric Vehicle Charging

Posted by Joseph BebonVia NGT News Not long after announcing funding for natural gas engine research, U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced up to $15 million for research projects on batteries and vehicle electrification technologies to enable extreme fast charging. As the DOE explains, its...

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Global Plug-In Electric Bus Orders Have ‘Boomed,’ Says New Report

Posted by Joseph BebonVia NGT News Global orders for plug-in electric buses have boomed in the past 18 months, with a 40% increase in sales from 2016 to 2017, as the technology on offer from bus companies has improved in performance and in price, according to a new report from Navigant Research. I...

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Global Plug-In Electric Bus Orders Have ‘Boomed,’ Says New Report

Posted by Joseph BebonVia NGT News Global orders for plug-in electric buses have boomed in the past 18 months, with a 40% increase in sales from 2016 to 2017, as the technology on offer from bus companies has improved in performance and in price, according to a new report from Navigant Research. I...

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