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Weekly Radar (July 10 - July 16)

Posted on
July 17, 2023

Each week, our team curates a selection of news articles, expert insights, and innovations related to electric vehicles, charging infrastructure, and the broader clean energy landscape. Whether you're an EV enthusiast, an industry professional, or simply curious about the future of transportation, our Weekly Radar will provide you with a comprehensive overview of the most relevant and engaging topics. Stay connected, stay informed, and join us on this electrifying journey towards a greener future.

  • Present and future bright for EV charging stations in NM | Opinion | abqjournal.com --> The proposed vehicle standard would require 43% of new cars and trucks for sale in New Mexico to be zero-emission vehicles starting with model year 2027, rising to 82% for model year 2032. This standard would affect significantly less than 43% of people because the regulation impacts only new vehicle sales. Only about 25% of drivers across the country purchase new vehicles. And Clean Car standards do not apply to any vehicles already on the road.
  • Surge in EV uptake leaves fast-charging networks struggling to keep up (thedriven.io) --> Electric vehicle sales are charging ahead in Australia, outpacing predictions and expected to exceed government forecasts by a third during the next year.Australia’s big four electric car-charging providers are already ramping up investments in the field, including deals signed with shopping centres, energy firms, and hundreds of new sites locked in for upgrades.
  • Ohio awards $18M for 27 EV charging stations | Kiosk Marketplace --> Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced the future locations of 27 electric vehicle charging stations that will be installed along Ohio interstates, making Ohio one of the first states in the nation to announce charging station sites that will be developed as part of the National Electric Vehicle Infrastructure program, according to a press release.The state will award more than $18 million in NEVI funds for 27 electric vehicle fast charging stations along seven of Ohio's interstate corridors, including I-70, I-71, I-74, I-75, I-76, I-77, and I-90, the release stated.

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