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EPRI, OEMs, Utilities Connect on EV Grid

July 29, 2014 in Electric Drive, EVs, Technology by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Smart Grid for Utilities to Support PEV Charging Anywhere:
Large Organizations Are Getting Serious About V2G Technology

The Electric Power Research Institute is collaborating with eight automakers and 15 utilities on an “open platform” to integrate PEVs – plug-in electric vehicles – with smart grid technologies, “enabling utilities to support PEV charging regardless of location.”

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Peco Receives 22 Odyne Plug-Ins

June 9, 2014 in Electric Drive, EVs, Fleet Order, Hybrids by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Utility Receives 22 Trucks with Terex XT55 Lifts
As the First Under EPRI-DoE-SCAQMD Initiative

Philadelphia’s Peco utility is talking up receipt of 22 Ford chassis bucket trucks with Odyne plug-in hybrid electric drivetrains – the first to be deployed under a joint U.S. Department of Energy, Electric Power Research Institute, and South Coast Air Quality Management District program.
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Via Sets Plant in Potosi, Mexico

November 8, 2013 in Electric Drive, Hybrids by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Facility is Close to the General Motors Factory in Silao

Plug-in hybrid electric (range-extended battery) truck manufacturer Via Motors says it’s inaugurated its first high volume electric vehicle assembly line, in a free trade zone in San Luis Potosi, Mexico, approximately 175 miles north of Mexico City.
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Odyne for DoE-EPRI Plug-In Trucks

June 18, 2013 in Electric Drive by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

More than 120 Trucks as Part of a $45.4 Million Initiative

Wisconsin’s Odyne Systems is participating in a $45.4 million U.S. DoE ARRA-backed initiative with the Electric Power Research Institute and Southern California’s South Coast Air Quality Management District. updated June 19
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Quantum’s PHEV F-150 for EPRI

September 20, 2012 in Electric Drive, EVs, Hybrids by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Two Trucks at HTUF 2012 in Charlotte This Week Too

Quantum Technologies spread the word at HTUF 2012 in Charlotte this week that its Ford F-150 plug-in hybrid electric pickup would be part of EPRI’s re-structured PHEV program.
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