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April 20, 2022 in Blog

Earth Day and Carbon Neutral Mobility

We are officially in spring. April ushers in warmer and longer days, outdoor activities, as well as Earth Day! In the spirit of earth day and cleaner, smarter, and more accessible communities and cities, check…
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April 20, 2022 in Blog

Smart Cities Need Smart Technologies. They Also Need Smart Policies.

Smart cities of the future need smart technologies and smart governance to be successful. Collaboration between private industry and public institutions is key to ensure that promising next-generation technologies reach their full potential. While perhaps…
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March 24, 2022 in Blog

Welcome to our new Chief Operating Officer: Bill Siddall

As spring is fast approaching, NextEnergy is growing! I am excited to share with you that Bill Siddall has joined the team as our Chief Operating Officer. Bill has led groups in private companies in…
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March 24, 2022 in Blog

Welcome Bill!

We are pleased to announce that Bill Siddall recently joined the NextEnergy team as the organization’s Chief Operating Officer (COO).
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May 23, 2022 in What We're Reading

What We’re Reading: May 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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April 20, 2022 in What We're Reading

What We’re Reading: April 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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March 24, 2022 in What We're Reading

What We’re Reading: March 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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February 21, 2022 in What We're Reading

What We’re Reading: February 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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April 28, 2022 in News

PRESS RELEASE: Lt. Governor Gilchrist Announces More Than $577,000 in Grants to Support Statewide Electric Vehicle Adoption

Today, Lieutenant Governor Garlin Gilchrist II announced that Michigan will launch six new services to expand electric vehicle charging infrastructure, increase access to electric vehicles, and broaden electric vehicle adoption in communities around the state.
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February 1, 2022 in News

PRESS RELEASE: Electreon Announces First Public Electric Road System for Wireless Electric Vehicle Charging in the US

Electreon won the Michigan Department of Transportation’s RFP for the inductive vehicle charging pilot and will deploy its technology in the heart of Detroit; This pilot is slated to be the first shared public Electric…
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February 1, 2022 in News

PRESS RELEASE: Gov. Whitmer Announces First-in-the-U.S. Wireless Electric Vehicle Charging Road System Contract Awarded by MDOT

Governor Gretchen Whitmer, today announced the award of a contract to build a first in the United States public wireless in-road charging system allowing electric vehicles (EV) to charge while in motion and stationary. Electreon was selected…
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February 1, 2022 in News

PRESS RELEASE: Electrified Corridor to Serve as a Tool to Help Michigan Central Partners Solve Mobility Challenges

Michigan Central will soon be adding another valuable new resource to its mobility partners’ toolkit, as they tackle the mobility challenges of the future. Inductive vehicle charging will be coming to the district’s area, allowing…
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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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