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November 28, 2022 in Blog

New Mobility Deployments and Clean Cities Expansion

The latest round of real-world deployments within the Michigan Mobility Funding Platform was announced and the NextEnergy team is excited to partner with a few organizations on exciting projects.
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November 28, 2022 in Blog

EGLE’s 2022 Michigan Sustainability Conference Highlights Community Climate Planning, Partnerships for a Just Transition

Michigan Clean Cities coalition director Maggie Striz Calnin and MiNextCities program manager Kate Bell joined Municipal and county officials; industry representatives; EGLE leadership; and other key climate, sustainability, and technology stakeholders gathered in Lansing to…
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October 25, 2022 in Blog

Faster and More Convenient EV Charging

I want to highlight updates on some of our EV charging programs. Earlier this month, Delta Electronics demonstrated their Solid State 400kW DC fast charger with the program partners, the U.S. Department of Energy, General…
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October 25, 2022 in Blog

Michigan’s Hydrogen Technology Development

The State of Michigan—through the Office of the Governor and the Michigan Economic Development Corporation Office of Future Mobility and Electrification—is facilitating hydrogen creation and consumption.
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November 28, 2022 in What We're Reading

What We’re Reading: November 2022 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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October 24, 2022 in What We're Reading

What We’re Reading: October 2022 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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September 26, 2022 in What We're Reading

What We’re Reading: September 2022 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 25, 2022 in What We're Reading

What We’re Reading: July 2022 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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October 26, 2022 in News

Delta Demonstrates 400kW Solid State Transformer-based Extreme Fast EV Charger to Partners GM, DTE Energy, NextEnergy, American Center for Mobility and U.S. DOE

PRESS RELEASE Source: Delta Electronics Released: October 14, 2022 Delta Demonstrates 400kW Solid State Transformer-based Extreme Fast EV Charger to Partners GM, DTE Energy, NextEnergy, American Center for Mobility and U.S. DOE By leveraging SiC MOSFET-based solid…
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September 30, 2022 in News

EGLE awards grants for electric semi-truck, school bus

PRESS RELEASE Source: Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) Released: September 30, 2022 11:30 AM EDT Contact: Irene Queen, Environmental Quality Analyst, Queeni1@Michigan.gov, 517-420-3230 | Jeff Johnston, EGLE Public Information Officer, JohnstonJ14@michigan.gov, 517-231-9304…
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September 27, 2022 in Blog, News

MI Next Cities: Driving a Sustainable Future, One Smart City at a Time

MiNextCities works to equitably distribute access to, and benefits from, the technology solutions among residents and regions, particularly those chronically underserved and most at-risk.
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August 23, 2022 in News

Detroit’s Inventev receives $1 million Federal Transit Administration Award, Developing Transit Bus Exportable Power Standards

The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) has announced that as part of its Bus Exportable Power System (BEPS) Program it has awarded the Detroit-based Inventev team approximately $1 million to take the next step through a standards…
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June 30, 2022 in Reports

EGLE Recycling Market Development Grant – EGLE Recycling Market Development Grant – Assessment of Michigan Supply Chain for EV Batteries

As electric vehicles sales increase it is inevitable the batteries used in these vehicles will be entering the waste, recycling, and or re-use market. Michigan needs to be prepared to sustainably manage these materials as…
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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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