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Brightbox Charging Station Equipment

By at October 8, 2013 | 4:10 am | 0 Comment

Brightbox Inc. supplies mobile charging kiosks that feature secure smartphone charging and credit card activation. Brightbox mobile charging stations feature separate locked charging chambers. The mobile charging kiosks allow unlimited personal chamber access. The kiosks require a one-time flat fee depending on location which is good for a single unlimited charge.

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Tesla Motors Battery Swap Equipment

By at October 8, 2013 | 4:03 am | 0 Comment

Tesla Motors takes EV charging to the next level with its Battery Swap technology, available in its Tesla stations. Battery Swap enables Model S drivers to top up in less than half the time it takes for a gas-powered car to refill a full tank at the gas station. Elon Musk led the Battery Swap demo pitted against an Audi A8 filling up at a gas station. About 90

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Tesla Motors Supercharger Charging Station Equipment

By at October 8, 2013 | 3:58 am | 0 Comment

Representing the most advanced electric vehicle charging technology in the world, Tesla Motors unveiled the Supercharger station after keeping it under wraps until June of 2013. Tesla Motors is a leading electric car and EV infrastructure manufacturer. Tesla Supercharger stations are capable of supplying up to 50% battery capacity charge to a Model S in roughly 20

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ShorePower Technologies Charging Station Equipment

By at October 8, 2013 | 3:51 am | 0 Comment

ShorePower Technologies originated from the TSE (Truck Stop Electrification) pilot project launched by the state of New York with the support of the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority. ShorePower’s EV charging infrastructure are focused on connecting high traffic truck stop/parking spaces to the electrical grid. Watch the launch of

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ParkPod Charging Station Equipment

By at October 8, 2013 | 3:44 am | 0 Comment

ParkPod is a startup company that supplies networked ParkPod charging stations. Parkpod operates EV charging stations systems in the US and in Germany. The company provides turnkey EV charging solutions for retail, parking lots, municipalities, and other locations. ParkPod offers both ParkPod Hardware and Software for customer-ready pilot projects. Watch ParkPod

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Magne Charge Charging Station Equipment

By at October 8, 2013 | 3:25 am | 0 Comment

General Motors (GM) is a US-based multinational holding corporation that operates in vehicles and vehicle infrastructure business through several subsidiaries. GM manufactures vehicles under eleven brands including Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, and Isuzu among others. GM subsidiary Delco Electronics developed Magne Charge to charge its own manufactured battery

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GE Wattstation Charging Station Equipment

By at October 8, 2013 | 3:13 am | 0 Comment

General Electric (GE) is a US-based multinational conglomerate corporation that operates in energy, technology infrastructure, capital finance, consumer and industrial applications. GE Industrial Solutions presents its WattStation as the flagship product of its EV infrastructure solutions. The WattStation is available as Networked, Non-Networked, and DuraStation

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Goal Zero Charging Station Equipment

By at October 8, 2013 | 3:02 am | 0 Comment

Goal Zero supplies solar power systems that support USB, AC/DC power devices on the go. Goal Zero launched StreetCharge in partnership with AT&T and Brooklyn-based design studio PENSA to provide free solar-powered mobile charging stations in the streets of New York. Watch the Street Charge in the news in the video below:   The StreetCharge is a

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Ecotality Blink Charging Station Equipment

By at October 8, 2013 | 2:54 am | 0 Comment

Electric transportation company EcoTotality launched the Blink EV charging stations network in support of the US federal government-funded EV Project. Blink charging stations are manufactured and sold by EcoTotality. For a quick how-to on the Blink DC Fast Charger watch this video:   Blink Pedestal chargers are suited for commercial and public areas.

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Eaton Charging Station Equipment

By at October 8, 2013 | 2:48 am | 0 Comment

Eaton Corporation is a power management company with a diversity of businesses in electrical, hydraulic, and mechanical applications. Eaton also works on aerospace and hydraulics aside from vehicle and electrical businesses. Eaton supplies a range of electric vehicle charging solutions in the electric transportation industry. The Pow-R-Station family is Eaton’s

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ChargePoint Charging Station Equipment

By at October 8, 2013 | 2:33 am | 0 Comment

ChargePoint online global EV charging network is the largest in the world with over 13,000 EV charging locations in 14 countries. ChargePoint Services is powered by its parent EV infrastructure company, Coulomb Technologies. Coulomb Technologies has expanded in nearly 30 US states as well as in Canada and Europe since it launched the first Chargepoint station. The

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Clipper Creek Charging Station Equipment

By at October 8, 2013 | 2:16 am | 0 Comment

ClipperCreek Inc. is a manufacturer and supplier of electric vehicle supply equipment for United States EVs. ClipperCreek’s line of EV infrastructure products accommodates both battery electric vehicles and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles. The company offers electric vehicle charging solutions for different settings. Its Level 2 CS series of electric vehicle

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AeroVironment Charging Station Equipment

By at October 8, 2013 | 2:14 am | 0 Comment

Aerovironment is a California-based technology company that supplies high-power test systems including electric vehicle infrastructure and energy systems. The company is also known for its development of lightweight solar- and human-powered vehicles as well as unmanned aerial vehicles. AV features a range of EV charging solutions for different locations and

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Blink Network Plugs Off with ECOtality Bankruptcy

By at October 8, 2013 | 2:06 am | 0 Comment

EV infrastructure manufacturer EcoTotality has filed for bankruptcy after sales failed to increase leading to massive debt obligations and crash of its shares. EcoTotality was awarded an initial $99.8 million grant and supervision of the US federal government EV project, meant to accomplish the installment of 15,000 commercial and residential EV charging stations

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GE WattStation Connect Charging Station Network

By at October 8, 2013 | 1:53 am | 0 Comment

US corporate giant GE joins the race to cater to the growing number of EV owners and drivers with the launch of its GE Wattstation. Wattstation charging stalls are available in Networked and Non-networked options. Members can link their Paypal accounts to the network to purchase services. Users can also download the WattStation Connect Android and iOs mobile app to

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Brightbox Charging Station Network

By at October 8, 2013 | 1:38 am | 0 Comment

Brightbox Inc. is a mobile charging station company launched in 2011 that supplies secure smartphone charging kiosks. Brightbox charging stations feature credit card activation and mobile device charging for a flat fee depending on location. The company operates mobile charging kiosks in key event spaces including hotels, gyms, theme parks, casinos, malls, and

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Aerovironment Charging Station Network

By at October 8, 2013 | 1:31 am | 0 Comment

Best known for its development of human- and solar-powered vehicles, Aerovironment (AV) is also a top supplier of high-power test systems such as electric vehicle systems and EV charging stations.  The company offers a wide selection of electric charging products ranging from smart home EV filling stations to distributed charging stations for commercial EV

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AT&T Street Charge Network

By at October 8, 2013 | 1:16 am | 0 Comment

Mobile users can now recharge their smartphones and tablets on New York streets thanks to AT&T’s Street Charge. At&T is the country’s largest mobile services provider and one of the largest mobile telecom operators in the world. Street Charge provides solar-powered electric charging for mobile users on the cityscape. AT&T launched Street Charge in

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Blink Charging Station Network

By at October 8, 2013 | 1:08 am | 0 Comment

Blink Network is a large EV charging stations network with over 4,000 EV chargers in major cities and metropolitan areas in the US. Blink Network is the realization of the US federal government-funded EV project, which aims to install 15,000 commercial and residential EV charging stations in six states as well as in the District of Columbia. Blink’s parent

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Chargepoint Charging Station Network

By at October 8, 2013 | 12:32 am | 0 Comment

With over 13,000 EV charging spots in 14 countries, Chargepoint is the largest network of registered independently owned EV charging stations in the world. Chargepoint Services is powered by parent company Coulomb Technologies, a California-based EV infrastructure corporation. The network boasts almost 1, 800 public charging station owners and nearly 45,000

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NRG eVgo

By at October 8, 2013 | 12:06 am | 0 Comment

eVgo was launched in 2010 by NRG Energy company as part of its corporate sustainability initiative. The eVgo network is the first public EV charging system privately funded for EV drivers. eVgo charging stations can be found in key locations in Washington DC, Houston, California, and Dallas/Fort Worth. The network has plans to branch out in Virginia and Maryland.

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OpConnect Charging Station Network

By at October 7, 2013 | 11:21 pm | 0 Comment

OpConnect is an EV charging stations network which operates in seven US states including Washington DC, Oregon, California, and Hawaii. Unlike competitor networks, OpConnect lets non-member and member EV drivers access its charging stations without pre-registration or membership requirements. The network is an end-to-end EV charging station system which offers a

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SemaConnect Charging Station Network

By at October 7, 2013 | 10:20 pm | 0 Comment

SemaCharge Technologies is the software system behind the ChargePro EV infrastructure under the SemaConnect Network. SemaCharge is a smart electrical vehicle charging station network launched with the first deployment of ChargePro 620 edition stations. Check out the SemaConnect network charging stations video to learn more. SemaCharge stations can be found

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ShorePower Charging Station Network

By at October 7, 2013 | 10:00 pm | 0 Comment

ShorePower Technologies is an electric vehicle charging stations network focused mainly on TSE (truck stop electrification). ShorePower was inspired by the New York TSE project supported by the city’s Energy Research and Technology Authority. The network’s operations center on deploying EPS (electrified parking spaces) at high-traffic truck stops to connect the

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Tesla Motors Official Commentary Model S Fire

By at October 7, 2013 | 12:05 pm | 0 Comment

October 4, 2013 About the Model S fire By Elon Musk, Chairman, Product Architect & CEO Earlier this week, a Model S traveling at highway speed struck a large metal object, causing significant damage to the vehicle. A curved section that fell off a semi-trailer was recovered from the roadway near where the accident occurred and, according to the road crew that

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