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Project to bring EV smart charging to urban streets
25 Nov 2020
While smart charging is already in use for home charging and at dedicated public EV charging bays, SmartStep claims to be the first demonstration of smart charging in shared parking spaces on residential streets.
Toronto launches on-street electric charging station pilot
09 Nov 2020
Seventeen on-street EV charging stations will be installed and activated for public use at locations around the city, made possible by Toronto Hydro through an agreement with Flo.
New York utility launches home EV smart charging pilot programme
28 Aug 2020
Central Hudson Gas & Electric and Orange & Rockland are partnering with Uplight and Enel X to offer rebates to encourage drivers to charge their vehicles during times of the cleanest power generation.
New York City residents to field test new electric vehicle charging technology
12 Aug 2020
Siemens eMobility solutions’ meter integrated charger provides an innovative, cost-effective approach to measuring the quantity of electricity needed to charge electric vehicles.
Contract wins help EV charging start-up progress intelligent internet of energy
14 Jul 2020
Electric Miles uses artificial intelligence and blockchain to optimise charging capabilities and claims its solution can deliver savings of up to 40 per cent on each charge.
Partnership aims to advance micro-mobility in Italian cities
29 Jun 2020
Using Enel X’s JuicePass app, electric vehicle drivers will be able to park and refuel at charging points and continue their journey on a Bird electric scooter.
Electric vehicle use boosted by £4m on-street charging deal in 'flat and flush' technology
18 Jun 2020
The product aims to help solve the issue of charging for vehicle owners without access to off-street parking, currently a major barrier for electric vehicle uptake in urban areas.
Connected services subscriptions for electric vehicles predicted to grow 270 per cent
09 Jun 2020
A report from ABI Research reveals that the increasing number of countries setting up deadlines to end the sale of internal combustion engine vehicles will propel higher EV adoption.
Joint venture aims to boost on-street EV charging in the UK
21 May 2020
Liberty Charge said it will provide the “under-the-pavement power” and communications infrastructure necessary for charging in residential areas in towns and cities.
All-electric ride-hailing service extends its offering
06 Mar 2020
Start-up Go360 claims to offer a unique ride subscription model to help people get to work and transit hubs faster and easier using employee drivers.
Engenie begins roll-out of EV chargers in Cardiff
13 Feb 2020
The company will install 12 rapid charging points across the Welsh capital in 2020, powered by renewable energy and compatible with every EV on the market.
London fresh fruit distributor uses V2G to go even greener
06 Aug 2019
Fruit 4 London is taking part in the UK capital’s E-Flex vehicle-to-grid demonstrator project to power its electric delivery vehicles.
London announces plans for its electric future
17 Jun 2019
They include a major expansion of the EV charging network to ensure the capital continues its drive to be one of the world’s leading zero-emission cities.
Scoot e-bikes come to Santiago
29 May 2019
The EV company becomes the first shared, electric bicycle operator in Chile and will expand to other parts of the capital city with additional e-bikes and electric scooters.
Smart city traffic tech revenue set to more than double
21 May 2019
Research by Juniper finds that revenues will reach $4.4bn by 2023 and the leading traffic technology cities are Barcelona and San Francisco.
Seattle's new buildings primed to be EV-ready
30 Apr 2019
A new law will require parking spaces provided with all new buildings to include the wiring and electrical outlets necessary for electric vehicle charging.
Public-ride-share EV charging hubs launched in Los Angeles
23 Apr 2019
Mayor Garcetti says the hubs will help Angelenos build a more sustainable future and make powering up more practical for drivers and ride-share companies.
Mayor seeks to make Seattle “EV-ready”
20 Feb 2019
Equipping all new buildings in the city with electric vehicle charging stations is one of the mayor’s 12 climate action priority goals
Poland progresses EV charging infrastructure
18 Feb 2019
Petrol retailer PKN ORLEN is installing 150 fast electric charging stations, located within the country’s largest cities and on selected transit routes
Start-up aims to turn homes into personal power stations
16 Jan 2019
Resilience Energy is aiming to become the Uber of electricity and help UK homeowners to become energy self-sufficient
Volkswagen premieres the future of EV charging
03 Jan 2019
The mobile quick-charging station enables cities to identify the most suitable place for a permanent charging point before making major investments
Securing electric charging for the future
05 Dec 2018
The European Network of Cyber Security and the European Distribution System Operators’ Association for Smart Grids are launching a set of cyber-security requirements for electric vehicle charging
UK launches largest retail EV charging network
03 Dec 2018
Volkswagen and Tesco are partnering on the network which will comprise 2,400 electric vehicle charging bays across 600 Tesco stores, powered by Pod Point
McKinsey outlines eight game-changers for the electric energy revolution
28 Nov 2018
McKinsey Energy Insights predicts shifts would lead to a third of the global vehicle fleet being electric in 2035 and more than 80 per cent in 2050
25 Feb 2021
How consumer tech is making Stockholm run more smoothly
Smartphones are proving to be an unusual but effective tool in improving the quality of roads in Sweden.
Think tank: Sex(ism) and the city
Financing city digitisation in a post-pandemic world
How can public services break silos to get smarter?
White Paper: Edge computing and AI - the foundations of the best in class smart city
Insight Report: Distributed Acoustic Sensors and the Smart Cities of the Future
Research Report: How smart is your office?
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