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Charging ahead: Electric vehicle stations gaining some traction in Louisiana

BY SAM KARLIN | SKARLIN@THEADVOCATE.COM | AUG 4, 2018 - 6:00 PM For years, as electric vehicle sales lagged in Louisiana compared with other states, so too has the availability of public, fast-charging stations for them. That’s starting to change. Electrify America, a Volkswagen subsidiary b...

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More medium-duty electric trucks are coming to market

Seth Skydel, Author Via FE Fleet Equipqment Magazine When Mark Smith, program manager of technology integration with the Vehicle Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, spoke on the subject of fleet electrification at the recen...

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Industry Alliance Wants Charging Standard for Electric Trucks, Buses

Via https://www.trucks.comMay 29, 2018 by Emma Hurt, @Emma_Hurt As Volvo, Daimler, Navistar, Tesla and other companies push development of electric trucks, an industry alliance wants to establish a global charging standard. That goal faces skepticism from trade groups such the American Trucking As...

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NYC School Bus Company Gives Thumbs-Up on XL Hybrid Electric

Posted by Betsy LillianVia NGT News XL, a provider of connected vehicle electrification solutions for commercial and municipal fleets, recently completed a successful pilot deployment of hybrid electric school buses with Careful Bus Co. in New York City. The XLH system uses regenerative braking du...

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