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Preparing for Electric Vehicles

By Kristi Brodd | January 25, 2016

Electric vehicles have come a long way since they were first developed in the 19th century. The first successful American electric vehicle was invented by William Morrison of Des Moines, Iowa, and it reached a not-so-speedy top speed of 14[…]

PEV Workplace Charging: Linking Corporate Sustainability Goals

By Kristi Brodd | August 6, 2015

In today’s corporate world, many businesses are tying their environmental impact and sustainability goals to current business measures. Some have established carbon offset goals, some have instituted process improvements to lessen their impact on the environment, and many are encouraging[…]

The PEV Usage Study: Identifying Barriers

By Kristi Brodd | July 8, 2015

Advanced Energy’s Plug-in Electric Vehicle (PEV) Consumer Usage study began in January 2012. For two years, the study took an in-depth look at the driving and charging trends of 40 all-electric vehicles in order to document and evaluate general characteristics[…]