Holman Parts Distribution has been named among the 15 winners of the U.S. Department of Energy's Battery Recycling Prize based on a proposal to solve the current challenges associated with collecting, sorting, storing, and transporting discarded lithium-ion batteries for recycling.
October 16, 2019
UPS has been awarded two Department of Energy grants that will enable the company to conduct research aimed at reducing emissions and revolutionizing the charging process for electric trucks.
September 15, 2016
The Obama administration calls for state, county, and municipal governments to work with the federal government to expand their electric vehicle use.
July 25, 2016
During EEI’s Annual Convention in New Orleans, DOE Secretary Ernest Moniz and EEI President Tom Kuhn signed a memorandum of understanding June 8 to take a variety of joint actions to accelerate the adoption of EVs.
June 22, 2015
Several fleets discuss the benefits of a PEV scorecard to help verify current progress of programs in place and make changes based on real-world data.
December 22, 2014
UPS will deploy 18 battery-electric Workhorse E-100 walk-in vans from AMP Holding in the Houston-Galveston, Texas, area.
December 16, 2014
The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded $55 million to projects expected to advance battery-electric vehicle technology and adaption for light-, medium-, and heavy-duty vehicles.
August 15, 2014
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory is currently working on a material that could allow more renewable energy to be stored within lithium-sulfur batteries, increasing the distance an electric vehicle (EV) could travel on one charge.
April 16, 2014
Latham, N.Y.-based Plug Power Inc. is developing hydrogen fuel cell range extenders for 20 FedEx Express electric delivery trucks, which would allow the vehicles to cover nearly double the territory.
January 27, 2014
The Electric Vehicle-Smart Grid Interoperability Center was built in order to eliminate trade barriers by providing a predictable framework with universal connectivity and interoperability between electric vehicles (EVs) and the electric charging infrastructure.
August 22, 2013
The Michigan Fuel Forward program is intended to accelerate the use and availability of alternative fuel vehicles (AFV) and infrastructure across Michigan.
August 6, 2013
The U.S. Department of Energy granted $225,000 to an alternative-fuel education program designed to analyze the best alt-fuel vehicle for different businesses and local governments in Colorado.
July 30, 2013
American Honda Motor Co, Inc partners with the Department of Energy and others to promote commercial and private use of fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs).
June 4, 2013
Five new National Parks Initiative projects mostly focus on shifting park vehicles to run on alternative fuels, such as propane, biodiesel, and electricity. These projects build on the success of other programs in 2011 and 2012.
April 9, 2013
AeroVironment, Inc. and the U.S. Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), announced a commercial license agreement for a technology that supports widespread adoption of plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs) by helping to stabilize the electrical grid.
March 13, 2013