Electric Vehicle Chargers

Economy

Renewable energy is actually cheaper now

By on Aug 12, 2015 in Economy |

According to this recent article in The Nation, Americans are switching to renewable energy because its actually cheaper. As a salesperson at JBL Solar, a Sonoma County California Solar Installer, has been telling me recently, there’s never been a better time to install solar.  Why?  Prices have dropped dramatically and owners can make a profit on purchased systems...

Read More

Jump Start Your Business at Santa Clara University

By on May 18, 2015 in Economy |

The California Program for Entrepreneurship (CAPE) at Santa Clara University, now in its sixth year, is able to offer space for up to 45 participants in a new format of 7 weekends to better suit busy schedules. CAPE is a 6-month FREE program for early-stage entrepreneurs who seek a dynamic and rigorous schedule in which to learn the fundamentals of starting and...

Read More

Big Oil Losing its Grip on Auto Industry

By on Apr 28, 2015 in Economy, Electric Vehicles, Environment |

Citing numerous empirical studies, analysts at Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) stipulate that the future of transportation is poised to look a lot different than the current oil-fueled model. Their analysis shows oil consumption peaking in 2004, and since then, it has remained flat for about a decade due to inventories surging through the fracking boom,...

Read More

Goodyear Tires Could Power Electric Cars

By on Mar 18, 2015 in Economy, Electric Vehicles, Environment |

Who knew a concept tire could look this cool, and at the same time, positively impact the environment. Our hats are off to the R&D staff at Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company responsible for this innovative, first-of-its-kind thinking. The concept product, called BHO3, and revealed at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, “offers the possibility of charging the batteries of...

Read More

Top 10 Cities For Electric Cars

By on Mar 16, 2015 in Economy, Electric Vehicles, Environment |

ChargePoint, an EV infrastructure company with more than 20,000 charging spots in North America, recently compiled a list of the top 10 U.S. cities for electric cars based on the number of vehicles registered and available charging stations. So what city came out on top? The San Francisco Bay Area claimed the number one spot, which encompasses Oakland and San Jose,...

Read More

ChargePoint Entering the Home Charging Market

By on Mar 12, 2015 in Economy, Electric Vehicles |

Electric Vehicle chargers are forecasted to be everywhere – in public parking garages, off heavily trafficked freeway exits, at dealerships, even companies are installing charge hubs for employees, and let’s not forget the most convenient option of them all, your garage.  So it only makes sense that ChargePoint, an EV infrastructure company with more than 20,000...

Read More