VIVA TO BUILD AUSTRALIA’S FIRST PUBLIC HYDROGEN-REFUELLING STATION

An artists’ rendering of Viva Energy’s proposed energy hub.   Viva Energy will build Australia’s first public hydrogen refuelling station at its Geelong refinery site in a move aimed at capitalising on the transport and haulage industry’s expected transition to zero emission vehicles. The refuelling station is part of a $43.3 million project – about half-funded…

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WHITE HOUSE RELEASES $5 BILLION PLAN FOR EV CHARGING INFRASTRUCTURE

States will receive federal money to install EV chargers along major highways and interstates. ALEXANDRIA, Va.—The Biden Administration has released its plan to fund electric vehicle charging infrastructure, focusing on interstate highways first, and then rural areas at a later date, reports the Wall Street Journal. The administration said the goal of the plan is to give Americans…

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LATEST BP PULSE ULTRA-FAST CHARGING HUB LANDS AT GATWICK

The Q-Park facility is the first and only ultra-fast charging hub available in and around Gatwick airport  Uber welcomes new hub as a “great step” in switching drivers to fully electric vehicles bp pulse has opened its latest new electric vehicle (EV) charging hub at Gatwick’s popular Q-Park parking facility.   The hub includes three ultra-fast…

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TESLA OPENS ALL SUPERCHARGERS IN THE NETHERLANDS TO NON-TESLA EVS

Credit: Tesla Tesla has officially opened all of its Superchargers in the Netherlands to other electric vehicles, meaning EVs from any manufacturer can utilize Tesla’s Supercharging infrastructure for a charge. Tesla formally opened a pilot program for Non-Tesla EVs to charge at Tesla Superchargers in November 2021. The pilot program gave drivers in the Netherlands…

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EV CHARGING MYTHS DEBUNKED

No, every gas pump in the U.S. isn’t going to be converted to an EV charger. ALEXANDRIA, Va.—After the Biden Administration released its $5 billion plan to fund an electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure, claims surrounding a hypothetical scenario in which all U.S. gas stations would be replaced with equal capacity EV charging stations spread on social…

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FRICTIONLESS SHOPPING LAUNCHES IN IRELAND

Dozens of cameras in the ceiling use vision technology to monitor every product chosen by shoppers. Ireland’s first fully frictionless store is opening in Dublin today. Using state-of-the-art technology, shoppers will be automatically billed for their purchases and will not have to stop to pay at checkouts or scan their items. The process begins by…

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