PG&E to install 7,500 EV chargers in Northern, Central California

PG&E to install 7,500 EV chargers in Northern, Central California

Dive Brief: Pacific Gas & Electric yesterday announced it was launching a new EV Charge Network program to partner with businesses and charging companies to install 7,500 level 2 chargers across Northern and Central California , including at sites in disadvantaged communities. The charging ports will be rolled out to condominiums, apartment buildings and workplaces. […]

Oil specialist Westbeck to launch electric vehicle hedge fund

Oil specialist Westbeck to launch electric vehicle hedge fund

LONDON (Reuters) – Oil-focused hedge fund firm Westbeck Capital will enter new territory next month with an equities fund designed to tap into growing excitement over electric vehicles, according to a draft investor presentation seen by Reuters. Westbeck’s Electric Metals Fund will aim “to capitalize on the electric revolution”, the presentation said, investing in 30-50 […]

Is Kia working on all-electric vehicles?

Is Kia working on all-electric vehicles?

How many electric vehicles is Kia working on? With the release of the Kia Niro, the continued support for the Optima Hybrid, and the Niro Plug-In Hybrid, it’s obvious that Kia is supporting a more eco-friendly future, but how many electric vehicles is Kia working on? We have your answers and more! Will Kia make […]

Vertiv Acquires Custom Air-Handler Maker Energy Labs

Vertiv Acquires Custom Air-Handler Maker Energy Labs

HVAC equipment by Energy Labs The company says the deal will bolster its portfolio of large air handling solutions for free cooling for its data center customers, in addition to airports, hospitals, universities, and other critical commercial segments. Vertiv announced this week that it has acquired the privately owned custom air handling manufacturer Energy Labs […]

The Unlikely Technology Helping Autonomous Cars See

The Unlikely Technology Helping Autonomous Cars See

Photographer: Joanna McClure for Bloomberg Businessweek When Henry Ford revolutionized transportation a century ago with the mass-produced Model T, it came in just one color: black. Eager to customize vehicles to buyers’ tastes, automakers have since cranked out cars in almost every hue imaginable. Now the industry is again concentrating on its original color to […]