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Monday, October 7, 2019

Los Angeles is about to get its first self-driving cars. Waymo, the self-driving division of Google parent Alphabet, announced Monday that it would begin driving its autonomous vehicles in the second most populous city in the US. But whether the company will share real-time location data with the city under its new tracking program remains unclear.

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Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Electrify America, VW’s company mainly known for building an electric car fast-charging network in the US, is expanding to home charging with the launch of a new $500 electric car home charger.

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Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Initial development will focus on the North American commercial-vehicle market, including working with North American OEMs on the integration of these systems into their vehicles.

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Thursday, September 26, 2019

The first gas station in the U.S. that has been completely transitioned from a petroleum station to exclusively charging EVs opened Thursday in Takoma Park, Maryland.

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Monday, September 23, 2019

Automaker Hyundai is forming a new joint venture with autonomous driving technology company Aptiv, with both parties taking a 50% ownership stake in the new company.

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Thursday, September 19, 2019

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Florida Power & Light plans to install 1,000 electric-charging stations at 100 locations across the state.

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

September 5, 2019 – Washington, DC –


The Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA) is using the trade group’s 2019 Innovation Agenda to emphasize policy opportunities Congress should focus on as it returns from summer recess.  The Innovation Agenda, available for download on the association’s website, details policy and regulatory solutions that members of the cross-industry group have agreed are essential to speeding the advance of electric drive mobility and the United States’ leadership in it. 

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Thursday, August 29, 2019

Shape the future of your industry on a global scale

The 33rd Electric Vehicle Symposium (EVS33) will assemble global leaders from industry, government, and academia in Portland to explore and examine the technical, policy, and market achievements in advancing the electrification of transportation.

BE A PART OF THE PROGRAM - SHARE YOUR RESEARCH AND EXPERTISE. Submit an abstract and let us know what you would discuss during the event.

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Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Ready to amp up your brand?

In less than one year, the 33rd Electric Vehicle Symposium (EVS33) will be electrifying, innovating, and mobilizing the industry of transportation electrification. Join us and the excitement as EDTA presents industry advancements and "firsts" to a diverse global audience.

Make sure your brand is present in Portland, and capture the imagination of thousands of leading industry stakeholders! We invite you to download the 2020 Partnership and Exposition Prospectus, where you’ll find truly innovative visibility options that can accommodate any...Read More

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Join us June 14-17, 2020 in Portland, Oregon, USA.

Organized and hosted by the Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA), the 33rd Electric Vehicle Symposium (EVS33) will assemble global leaders from industry, government, and academia in Portland for a unique program, including a major trade show, juried paper presentations on the latest electric drive technologies, Forth Roadmap 13, as well as educational and networking opportunities.

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