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General Motors Updates its Mobile App to Make EV Charging Easier for Customers

General Motors Updates its Mobile App to Make EV Charging Easier for Customers

General Motors has made enhancements to its “Energy Assist” feature in the “myChevrolet” mobile app so electric vehicle drivers can find the nearest EV charging station.

FutureCar Staff 2020-02-20 16:45 PT

Volkswagen Unveils a Robotic Mobile EV Charging Concept

Volkswagen Unveils a Robotic Mobile EV Charging Concept

German automaker Volkswagen offered a glimpse into the future by unveiling a visionary electric vehicle charging robot concept that can turn any parking space into an electric vehicle charging station.

Eric Walz2019-12-26 10:30 PT

Ford is Launching the Largest EV Charging Network in the U.S.

Ford is Launching the Largest EV Charging Network in the U.S.

Ford announced today is offering its electric vehicle customers access to North America’s largest electric vehicle public charging network that includes more than 12,000 charging locations and more than 35,000 charge plugs, more than any other automaker the company says.

Eric Walz2019-10-17 11:25 PT

Electrify America & EVgo Announce Agreement Giving EV Drivers Access to Each Company’s Charging Network

Electrify America & EVgo Announce Agreement Giving EV Drivers Access to Each Company’s Charging Network

Two of the biggest EV charging operators in the U.S., Electrify America LLC and EVgo, announced they are joining forces. Drivers will be able to access public chargers on either network without the hassle of having to register a new account or use multiple payment methods, which makes things a bit easier for drivers.

Eric Walz2019-08-22 10:05 PT

UK-based InstaVolt Deploys the Next Generation of ChargePoint Ultra-Fast EV Chargers

UK-based InstaVolt Deploys the Next Generation of ChargePoint Ultra-Fast EV Chargers

UK-based InstaVolt is starting to install new ChargePoint Express 250 high-powered chargers, capable of charging at rates up to 125kW.

Eric Walz2019-08-12 10:50 PT

BP Forms Joint Venture with Didi Chuxing to Build EV Charging Hubs in China

BP Forms Joint Venture with Didi Chuxing to Build EV Charging Hubs in China

BP said on Thursday it would build a network of electric-vehicle charging hubs in China together with transportation provider Didi Chuxing, as the London-based petroleum giant turns to the world’s largest auto markets to boost profits.

FutureCar Staff 2019-08-01 15:40 PT

BMW Installs 100 EV Charging Stations at U.S. National Parks

BMW Installs 100 EV Charging Stations at U.S. National Parks

Automaker BMW donated 100 electric vehicle charging stations in and near some of the country’s most popular national parks. BMW announced yesterday that more than 90 of the charging stations have been completed with the remainder set to open later this month.

Eric Walz2019-07-09 12:03 PT

Audi e-tron is the First EV Using the EEBUS Standard for Charging

Audi e-tron is the First EV Using the EEBUS Standard for Charging

Audi is promoting a new standard for how Internet of Thing (IoT) devices, smart homes and electric cars can communicate with each other. The upcoming Audi e-tron is the first electric car whose charging system uses the new EEBUS communication standard.

Eric Walz2019-01-31 18:00 PT

Hyundai Reveals a Unique EV Charging and Automated Parking System

Hyundai Reveals a Unique EV Charging and Automated Parking System

Hyundai Motor Company and Kia Motors Corporation unveiled a video featuring the concept of electric vehicle wireless charging system combined with automated “Automated Valet Parking System” (AVPS).

Eric Walz2019-01-03 10:53 PT

Volkswagen Reveals a Portable EV Charging Station

Volkswagen Reveals a Portable EV Charging Station

​German automaker Volkswagen has revealed the first glimpse of its mobile quick charging station for electric vehicles. Unlike fixed EV chargers stations, the mobile EV chargers can be brought to areas where EV charging might be in high-demand.

FutureCar Staff 2018-12-28 15:28 PT

BMW & Porsche Unveil a 450 kW Ultra-Fast EV Charging Prototype

BMW & Porsche Unveil a 450 kW Ultra-Fast EV Charging Prototype

German automakers BMW and Porsche, along with a consortium of industry partners, have developed a new EV charging prototype that can deliver 450 kW of juice, more than triple the capacity of Tesla’s Supercharger network.

Eric Walz2018-12-13 11:55 PT

Electrify America Opens the First 350 kW EV Charging Location in California

Electrify America Opens the First 350 kW EV Charging Location in California

San Francisco Premium Outlets became California's first location for electric vehicle (EV) chargers featuring ultra-fast recharging speeds up to 350 kilowatts (kW). The 350 kW chargers are capable of recharging an electric vehicle quickly, providing another 200 miles of range in just 10 minutes.

Eric Walz2018-12-07 15:27 PT

Hyundai & Kia to Offer ‘Solar Roof’ Charging on Select Vehicles

Hyundai & Kia to Offer ‘Solar Roof’ Charging on Select Vehicles

Kia Motors and Hyundai have announced plans to introduce ‘solar roof’ charging technology on selected Hyundai Motor Group vehicles. The automakers will embed electricity-generating solar panels into the roof or hood of its vehicles.

FutureCar Staff 2018-10-31 17:18 PT

EVgo to Add 100’s More Public DC Fast Chargers in California by the End of 2018

EVgo to Add 100’s More Public DC Fast Chargers in California by the End of 2018

EVgo, which operates the largest public fast charging network in the U.S., announced that it has accelerated construction of EV chargers and will add hundreds more DC fast chargers this year in California alone. The state of California accounts for over half of all electric vehicle sales in the U.S.

Eric Walz2018-09-21 11:33 PT

Nissan & EVgo Open 'I-95 Fast Charging ARC' Connecting Boston and Washington DC

Nissan & EVgo Open 'I-95 Fast Charging ARC' Connecting Boston and Washington DC

A partnership between Nissan Motor Co and EVgo has made traveling between Boston and Washington DC, one of the busiest traffic corridors in the U.S., a little easier. Nissan and EVgo have announced completion of their planned ‘Fast charging ARC’ connecting the cities of Boston and Washington DC.

FutureCar Staff 2018-09-06 17:01 PT

VW Group Canada Forms ‘Electrify Canada’ to Install Ultra-Fast Electric Vehicle Chargers

VW Group Canada Forms ‘Electrify Canada’ to Install Ultra-Fast Electric Vehicle Chargers

Volkswagen Group Canada announced the formation of Electrify Canada, a new company that will build an ultra-fast electric vehicle (EV) direct current (DC) charging network across Canada. The EV chargers will be operational by the second quarter of 2019.

Eric Walz2018-07-20 14:11 PT

EVgo Upgrades Over 20 California EV Charging Stations to Support More Models

EVgo Upgrades Over 20 California EV Charging Stations to Support More Models

EVgo, largest EV charging network in the U.S., continues its expansion to support the adoption of electric vehicles. The company announced today the completion of a two month project to upgrade 21 of its popular fast-charging stations in three key California markets.

Jacky Ho2018-06-14 17:48 PT

California to Spend $768M on Electric Vehicle Infrastructure

California to Spend $768M on Electric Vehicle Infrastructure

In a push to support the adoption of to electric vehicles in California, the state’s utilities will invest nearly $768 million to expand a network of electric vehicle charging stations and build other infrastructure as California looks to have 5 million zero-emission vehicles on the roads by 2030.

Eric Walz2018-06-01 11:12 PT

VW’s Electrify America Selects Suppliers for U.S. EV Chargers

VW’s Electrify America Selects Suppliers for U.S. EV Chargers

Volkswagen AG unit Electrify America said on Tuesday it has selected several suppliers, including Switzerland’s ABB Ltd and South Korea’s Signet EV Inc, to install more than 2,000 high-speed electric vehicle chargers in the United States by the end of 2019.

Eric Walz2018-04-17 15:26 PT

EVgo to Build a Dedicated Fast Charging Network for GM's Maven Unit

EVgo to Build a Dedicated Fast Charging Network for GM's Maven Unit

EVgo, which operates the largest U.S. network of public electric vehicle (EV) DC Fast charging stations, today announced an agreement with Maven, General Motors’ car-sharing platform, to construct a dedicated DC fast charging network available to Maven Gig drivers.

Eric Walz2018-04-12 14:13 PT

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