Fuel Retailers Urge Lawmakers to Support Private Investment in EV Charging Infrastructure

Fuel Retailers Urge Lawmakers to Support Private Investment in EV Charging Infrastructure ALEXANDRIA, Va.: NATSO, the national association representing truckstops and travel plazas, the National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS), the Petroleum Marketers Association of America (PMAA) and the Society of Independent Gasoline Marketers of America (SIGMA) today encouraged lawmakers to support private investment in […]

E-Mobility Leaders: The Industry’s Future Depends on Policy and User Experience

Electrify America tackles demand charges, Proterra pitches “cash for clunkers” for buses, and other highlights from a summit on the future of mobility. Electric vehicle sales increased across key global markets last year. In the United States, EV sales increased by 81 percent compared to 2017. Yet policymakers, automakers and technology companies are still working […]

Shell Acquires Greenlots to Lead North American EV Charging Push

The Los Angeles startup found a well-capitalized backer for its charging network software platform. Shell New Energies, a subsidiary of oil major Royal Dutch Shell, acquired EV charging startup Greenlots, claiming a bigger stake in the emerging electric mobility marketplace. Greenlots will keep its brand and leadership, and will become the “foundation” of Shell’s electric […]

Michigan Approves Its First Utility EV Charging Infrastructure Pilot

Consumers Energy gets $10 million to incentivize the deployment of EV chargers. The state that’s home to Motor City has taken its first step into utility-backed electric vehicle charging. On Wednesday, the Michigan Public Service Commission approved Consumers Energy’s PowerMiDrive initiative, a $10 million, three-year plan to incentivize the deployment of EV chargers at homes, […]