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Guilty as slowly charged: Electrify America site lazily energizes a Ford Mustang Mach-E

5 different plugs at a station fail to match Ford's claims on charging speed

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EV charging network ChargePoint to go public at $2.4 billion valuation

Will launch via SPAC, similar to Fisker, Nikola, Lordstown and Canoo

ChargePoint Inc, one of the world's oldest and largest electric vehicle charging networks, said on Thursday it will go public by merging with Switchback Energy Acquisition Corp in a deal that values the company at $2.4 billion (1.88 billion pounds). The deal is expected to close near the end of the year and the company will be named ChargePoint Holdings Inc. A trading symbol on the New York Stock Exchange has not been identified. Reuters last week reported ChargePoint and Switchback we

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ChargePoint teams with U.S. truck stops to expand electric vehicle adoption

The National Highway Charging Collaborative plans for more than 4,000 fast chargers by 2030

A leading electric vehicle charging network and a trade group that represents America's travel plazas and truck stops said on Thursday they plan to leverage $1 billion through public and private funding sources over the next decade to encourage the broader adoption of EVs. Automakers Volkswagen AG, General Motors Co and Ford Motor Co have announced plans to spend billions of dollars over the next several years launching EVs in a bid to directly challenge electric carmaker Tesla Inc,

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Electrify America and Chargepoint announce interoperability agreement

If you're a member of one network, you can charge with the other

If you're a member of one network, you can charge with the other.

Google Maps adds EV charging station info

It will tell you where and what types of ports

It will tell you where and what types of ports.

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ChargePoint to grow global EV charging network to 2.5 million

That's a near fifty-fold increase in the total number of chargers

That's a near fifty-fold increase in the total number of chargers.

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Target targets 600 EV chargers in 2 years

They'll be located at more than 100 sites in 20 states

Last week, Volkswagen announced its Electrify America would build EV charging stations at over 100 Walmart locations around the country, adding to our needed recharging infrastructure. Today, Target followed suit, say

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ChargePoint secures $125M in funding to expand European charging

The company is also taking over GE's charging network.

The world's biggest charging network is getting bigger.

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Volkswagen, BMW, and ChargePoint expand fast-charging network

Tesla's Supercharger network looks to have some competition.

Travel electrically from Boston to DC or Portland to San Diego.

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Number of EV charging stations continues to grow, while gas stations decline

It's all part of a trend.

ChargePoint says it now has 30,000 EV stations on its network. It's only growing, too.

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ChargePoint gets $50M, says 'EVs are the future of the auto industry'

New money puts charging station company's total funding at $164M

ChargePoint gets another $50 million in funding from Linse Capital to expand its network of 28,000 charging stations.

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ROEV lets you use multiple charging networks with one account

Blink, ChargePoint, and EVgo are partnering up with ROEV, a new association that will let you use charging stations on any network with just one card.

Los Angeles plugs EV carsharing into low-income neighborhoods

State Pays To Push Fleet Further Towards Zero Emissions

California funds $1.6 million to Los Angeles for low-income plug-in vehicle carsharing program.

ChargePoint Home coming to Amazon for $499

ChargePoint will start selling a new, low-cost Level 2 home EV charger on Amazon for just $499 later this summer.

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ChargePoint tries new solution to charging EVs at apartments

Charging-Station Maker Touts Potential Draw For Apartment Owners

ChargePoint will start offering system customized for apartment and condominium buildings.

ChargePoint CEO calls PG&E's EV charging station 'monopoly' a bad idea

Charging-Station Builder Says Utility's Infrastructure Plan Creates Monopoly

ChargePoint takes issue with PG&E's plan to build infrastructure for 25,000 plug-in vehicle recharging stations across California.

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BMW, VW partner with ChargePoint for high-speed charging network

BMW and VW will work with ChargePoint to get more DC Fast Chargers up and ready on the East and West coasts of the US. More Level 2 chargers will be available, too.

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UC Davis is most EV-ready campus

Based On Number Of Charging Stations, Anyway

When it comes to deploying electric-vehicle charging stations, University of California Davis is giving it the old college try. The school, located just outside of Sacramento, has 38 plug-in vehicle charging stations on campus, making it the most charging-friendly institution of higher learning in the country. That's according to ChargePoint, which says more than 1,100 on-campus stations have been depl

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Recharge Wrap-up: Mercedes gets F1 efficiency, EV charging in Vermont, VW e-Golf to use Bosch

Brammo, TEAM Industries To Make Electric Drivertrains Together

Efficiency equals performance, especially in the case of Formula 1 racing. The Mercedes AMC Petronas team points to several key efficiency technologies it uses to get the most out of its cars. And if their utter dominance so far this season is testament to this relationship, perhaps we should pay attention. Merc

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