ChargePoint gets $125 million funding, will manage GE's electric-car charging network (update)

ChargePoint gets $125 million funding, will manage GE's electric-car charging network (update)

It's been a big week for the ChargePoint electric-car charging network. On June 27, it announced it would take over management and operation of General Electric's charging network of 1,800 commercial and roughly 8,000 residential charging sites, made up of its DuraStations and WattStations. Then... read more

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GE Prototype Electric Motor

Is This Your Future Hybrid And Electric Car Motor?

General Electric scientists have developed a prototype electric motor designed to improve the performance and efficiency of hybrid and electric vehicles. The Interior... read more July 30, 2012 by 9

2011 Nissan Leaf SL

GE WattStation Vindicated, Leaf Blamed In Charging Station Woes

It isn’t a good time to be Nissan right now. For a start, its first all-electric car, the 2012 Leaf, is suffering from poor sales. Then there’s the matter of... read more July 30, 2012 by 7

2012 Chevrolet Volt

GE Opens Electric & Plug-In Test Center In Eden Prairie, Minnesota

The most effective way of getting regular consumers to warm to electric vehicles, hybrids and other alternative fuel vehicles is to get them behind the wheel. The same... read more June 5, 2012 by 3

BMW ActiveE Concept charging port

GE Is In The Electric-Car Business For The Long Haul, Says CEO

While the popularity of electric cars grows, it's reassuring to know that it isn't only the automakers that are committed to the concept. General Electric Chairman and CEO... read more April 26, 2012 by 7

2012 Chevrolt Volt Gas Station Advert

GE Employees Get Chevy Volt Electric Cars, All-Gas Use OKed Sometimes

Sixteen months ago, General Electric announced it would place the "largest order in history" for electric cars, to be used by its employees who are issued company cars. Now... read more February 16, 2012 by 55

GE WattStation Electric Car Charging Station

GE Becomes Solar-Powered Electric Car Charging Station Champion

Yesterday, GE Industrial Solutions announced the latest in a line of solar-powered initiatives and partnerships designed to help electric car owners power their cars with... read more November 2, 2011 by 2

2011 Chevrolet Volt

Las Vegas Gambles On Chevrolet Volt For City Fleet

Las Vegas is better known for its excess than its frugality, but city bosses are turning that image around by trialling a fleet of electric cars, the first of which is GM's... read more August 31, 2011 by 2

President Obama inspects the 2011 Chevrolet Volt

Is Obama's Goal of 1 Million Plug-In Cars By 2015 Feasible?

Since 2008, Barack Obama has consistently promoted the goal of having 1 million advanced technology vehicles on U.S. roads by 2015. The number refers to plug-in vehicles that... read more April 6, 2011 by 2

2011 Chevrolet Volt test drive, Michigan, October 2010

GE Buying 25K EVs--Starting with the 2011 Chevrolet Volt

GM is set to deliver its 2011 Chevrolet Volt to its first batch of owners, but it's just booked a big order sure to keep the extended-range electric car in short supply for... read more November 11, 2010 by 7

General Electric GE WattStation charging

GE CEO Announces Intent To Order ‘Tens of Thousands’ of Electric Vehicles

If you are still on the fence about electric vehicle technology, then you should probably check out our recent article on electric car rivalry published earlier today. You... read more October 29, 2010 by 0

General Electric GE WattStation charging

GE's 'Largest Order in History' To Boost Electric-Car Market

General Electric, the conglomerate that produces everything from power-plant turbines to television shows, wants to jumpstart the electric-vehicle market. To do that, said... read more October 29, 2010 by 5

General Electric GE WattStation charging

General Electric Unveils EV Charger, $200M Smart Grid Tech Contest

General Electric stepped up its game in the smart grid industry today, launching both a charging device for electric vehicles and a $200 million contest calling for projects... read more July 14, 2010 by 1



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