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September 16, 2020 in Blog

The City of Detroit’s Emergency Response to Essential Workers’ Transportation Challenges

The spread of COVID19 resulted in reduced bus service and capacity throughout the City of Detroit as well as many cities around the world. The Office of Mobility Innovation (OMI) needed to act fast to…
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August 28, 2020 in Blog

My Summer Experience with the Girls in Engineering Academy

I am a part of the 2018 Cohort of the Engineering Society of Detroit’s Girls in Engineering Academy (GEA), which means I started the summer before I entered sixth grade.
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August 24, 2020 in Blog

Monthly Update: August 2020

As we all continue to adjust to the “new normal”, we are working to finalize our plans to return to our office over the summer and launch new activities and projects that are accelerating our…
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August 21, 2020 in Blog

Decentralized Power Can Accelerate Our Clean Energy Future

While reading about Germany’s recently announced national hydrogen strategy, I came across Bosch’s press release about its recent fuel cell demonstration — a small presentation with large implications. Bosch is piloting this fuel cell technology…
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August 24, 2020 in What We're Reading

What We’re Reading: August Edition

We've asked the NextEnergy team to share the industry-related news, stories and information that have grabbed their attention this month. We hope you find it useful!
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July 13, 2020 in What We're Reading

What We’re Reading: July Edition

We've asked the NextEnergy team to share the industry-related news, stories and information that have grabbed their attention this month. We hope you find it useful!
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June 15, 2020 in What We're Reading

What We’re Reading: June Edition

We've asked the NextEnergy team to share the industry-related news, stories and information that have grabbed their attention this month. We hope you find it useful!
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May 26, 2020 in What We're Reading

What We’re Reading: May Edition

We've asked the NextEnergy team to share the industry-related news, stories and information that have grabbed their attention this month. We hope you find it useful!
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August 19, 2020 in News

PRESS RELEASE: Self-Driving Shuttle Service Launched to Transport Senior Citizens and Underserved to Detroit Hospital

For Immediate Release   Shuttle connects The Village of Brush Park Manor Paradise Valley and Brewster Homes to Detroit Medical Center Heart Hospital, features ADA compliant wheelchair ramp DETROIT, Michigan – In a Detroit first,…
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June 30, 2020 in News

PRESS RELEASE: HEAT X™ Signs Strategic Partnership with NextEnergy

For Immediate Release NEWS RELEASE – HEAT X   Auburn Hills, Mich., June 24, 2020 – HEAT X™, one of the technology leaders and largest patent holders of magnetocaloric and magnetic induction technologies, has signed…
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June 29, 2020 in News

PRESS RELEASE: Detroit New Mobility Pilot Provides Essential Workers with E-Bikes and E-Scooters for Reliable, Safe Transportation During COVID-19 Recovery

NUMO, Detroit Office of Mobility Innovation, NextEnergy, MoGo, Spin & General Motors Partner to Expand Access to Affordable Mobility for Detroit’s Frontline Employees Detroit, MI (June 29, 2020) — A new pilot program has launched in the…
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February 24, 2020 in News

PRESS RELEASE: NextEnergy To Pilot Smartcone’s Intelligent Intersection Safety Solutions In Grosse Pointe Park

The pilot, funded by the NextChallenge: Smart Cities Grant Award, aims to protect vulnerable road users while accelerating the commercialization of this innovative technology. Feb. 24, 2019 – Grosse Pointe Park, MI – NextEnergy has…
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September 19, 2019 in White Papers

Electric vehicle charging infrastructure: current challenges and impacts on EV adoption in the U.S.

I've been having a lot of conversations lately on the topic of electric vehicle (EV) charging. Friends and family want to convert to driving an EV, but struggle to understand how to fully evaluate the…
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April 18, 2019 in White Papers

Evaluating the Case for Hydrogen

As Director of Smart Mobility Initiatives at NextEnergy, I feel that it is important for us to understand various technologies and how they each can contribute to the future overall mobility solution. One technology that…
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