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Electric Vehicles


The POWER Interview: EVs Lead Charge for Electrification

Several groups are studying the impact of electrification on the U.S. power system, including the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) in Colorado and its research partners, which include the Electric…



Three Ways Utilities Can Accelerate EV Adoption

Electric vehicles are coming. Do you hear them? (Probably not.) The exact speed of our collective embrace of electric vehicles (EVs) will vary around the country—due to factors such as…


U.S. Details $5 Billion Plan for EV Charging Network

The promise of a nationwide network of charging stations to serve drivers of electric vehicles (EVs) received a major boost on Feb. 10, with two federal agencies announcing nearly $5…


Rolls-Royce Sets Megawatt Milestone for Hybrid-Electric Aircraft System

Bracing for explosive growth in the electrification of mobility, UK-based engineering giant Rolls-Royce is developing various all-electric and hybrid-electric drive systems for aircraft. At one of its most-watched hybrid-electric aero…


Was 2021 the Year of EVs, Hydrogen, or Energy Storage? And What to Expect in 2022

If you've paid attention to the cleantech news cycle this year, you know it's been a roller-coaster ride. I've been in the cleantech/energy transition sector for 20 years and wrote…


The Billion-Dollar Bet on Electric Vehicles

President Joe Biden signed the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act on Nov. 15, which allocates $550 billion in new spending over the next five years to improve U.S. infrastructure, including…