FYI

San Juan County Introduces Converted CNG Truck to Fleet

Apr 29, 2016

San Juan County in New Mexico has added a new bi-fuel compressed natural gas (CNG) truck to its fleet and has plans to add two more later this year. The county told KOB News that the truck is the first [Read More]

Report Highlights Role of Utilities in EV Deployment

Apr 29, 2016

The Center for American Progress has released a report offering recommendations on how electric utilities can contribute to the affordability and adoption of electric vehicles (EVs), as the U.S. continues to strive to meet climate goals. “The advancement of electric [Read More]

PowerCell Sweden, Swiss Hydrogen to Market Fuel Cell Systems

Apr 28, 2016

The Nordic fuel cell company PowerCell Sweden AB has signed a memorandum of understanding with Swiss Hydrogen SA, a Switzerland-based company that develops hydrogen fuel cell systems for a variety of applications, so that the two companies can market and [Read More]

Eastern Washington University Opens EV Charging Stations

Apr 27, 2016

Eastern Washington University (EWU) has opened four new electric vehicle (EV) charging stations as part of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Workplace Challenge. The Level 2 PowerPost EV charging stations were installed by Telefonix Inc., a developer of cord reel [Read More]

Renault Provides French Postal Company with First CNG Truck

Apr 21, 2016

Renault Trucks has handed over the keys of a D WIDE CNG vehicle to the French postal service company La Poste. Renault says this represents La Poste’s first compressed natural gas (CNG)-powered truck, and it is currently being used for [Read More]

Edmunds.com: Hybrid and EV Loyalty Hits All-Time Low

Apr 21, 2016

Only 27.5% of all hybrid and electric vehicle trade-ins recorded by Edmunds.com this year have been applied to the purchase of another hybrid or EV. In its new analysis, which covers U.S. trade-ins through the end of March, the car [Read More]

Faraday Future Breaks Ground on Billion-Dollar EV Factory

Apr 19, 2016

Last week, upstart electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer Faraday Future broke ground on its billion-dollar factory in Nevada. The factory will utilize solar, wind and geo-thermal energy for power to design and build a new generation of EVs. Located in north [Read More]

World’s First Fuel Cell Car Sharing Service Opens in Germany

Apr 13, 2016

Hyundai Motor’s ix35 Fuel Cell will serve the world’s first fuel-cell-powered, zero-emission car sharing service, BeeZero, to be launched in Munich, Germany, this summer. BeeZero, run by a newly founded subsidiary of The Linde Group, will feature 50 Hyundai ix35 [Read More]

UPS Chooses Ariel Compressors for CNG Station Expansion

Apr 06, 2016

Ariel Compressors has been chosen to provide the compressed natural gas (CNG) compressors for 12 new CNG stations that were announced as part of a $100 million expansion by UPS. The 12 CNG stations will feature Ohio-made Ariel gas compressors [Read More]

Tesla Model 3 Pre-Orders Top 276,000 in Three Days

Apr 05, 2016

In the three days following the debut of the $35,000 Tesla Model 3, the California-based automaker has been flooded with orders from around the world. Elon Musk’s last update on the total order tally put it somewhere north of 276,000 [Read More]