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Weekly Radar (September 18 - September 24)

Posted on
September 27, 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.

  • Cyber Switching unveils Level 2 EV charger ( --> Cyber Switching is announcing its new EV charging station, the Cyber Charger C1. Built with commercial properties and multi-family homes in mind, the company said its 48A Level 2 charging station is cost-efficient and reliable, with an uptime of 99.97%.
  • BMW, Ford, And Honda Intend To Optimize EV Grid Services ( --> Three automakers - BMW Group, Ford Motor Company and American Honda Motor Co. - jointly announced an agreement to create ChargeScape, LLC, a new equally-owned company that will create a single, cost-effective platform connecting electric utilities, automakers and interested electric vehicle customers in the United States and Canada.According to the press release, the plan is to leverage years of cross-industry research around the Open Vehicle-Grid Integration Platform (OVGIP) to manage energy usage for a broad pool of EVs.
  • The Detroit Auto Show Had A Cool Combined Wind+Solar Tower For EV Charging - CleanTechnica --> The Wind & Solar Tower (WST), an internationally-patented hybrid power station, showcased its groundbreaking capabilities at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Powered solely by a combination of wind and sun, this innovative tower represents a remarkable achievement in clean and efficient energy. During the exhibition, a 1:18 scale model demonstrated how the tower could charge electric vehicles with off-grid power, surpassing existing alternatives in terms of cleanliness and efficiency. Notably, a full-sized tower operated flawlessly for an impressive five years, even withstanding two hurricanes.
Melis Colak
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