News & updates

December 5, 2018

Simon and Electrify America install California’s first 350 kilowatt electric vehicle charger. See below photos of the Electric America chargers at San Francisco Premium Outlets.

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November 27, 2018

Popular Science names Electrify America’s electric vehicle (EV) charging system an award winner for its 2018 "Best of What's New" in the automotive category.

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November 26, 2018

Electrify America’s President and CEO Giovanni Palazzo to speak at AutoMobility LA on November 27 on the role EV charging companies will play as the U.S. prepares for electric vehicle growth.

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November 13, 2018

Electrify America will be opening nine electric vehicle DC fast charging stations in California by year-end. The Country Hills Shopping Plaza in Torrance, California will be the first to open in the state as part of Electrify America’s plan to install 160 charging stations in California by June 2019.

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November 7, 2018

Electrify America today announced collaboration with six organizations in California to help develop and launch community-based programs to support brand-neutral education and awareness of Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV) for disadvantaged and low-income communities. Electrify America is investing $2.7 million in the education and outreach campaign.

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November 1, 2018

Envoy Technologies First to Deploy On-Demand, Community-Based Electric Vehicles in Sacramento as Part of Electrify America’s Sac-to-Zero Initiative.

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October 30, 2018

Electrify America and Envoy to launch first electric vehicle car sharing program to roll out in Sacramento, California as part of a “Sac-to-Zero” initiative introduced to increase user awareness and citywide access to EV transit.

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October 23, 2018

Electrify America Releases its Q3 2018 Report to the California Air Resources Board.

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October 22, 2018

Ohio Turnpike's first electric vehicle charging stations to be installed by Electrify America. The collaboration is a key element to creating Electrify America's cross country routes with ultra-fast chargers.

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October 18, 2018

Electrify America announces network interoperability agreements with EV charging network providers EV Connect, Greenlots and SemaConnect in a deal that will increase range confidence of EV drivers and features an interconnected network of approximately 12,500 electric vehicle chargers by June 30, 2019.

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October 3, 2018

Electrify America announces a second $200 million investment in California as part of the company's Cycle 2 California Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) Investment Plan filed today with the California Air Resources Board (CARB).

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September 25, 2018

Lucid Motors announces preliminary agreement with Electrify America to provide Lucid customers with a nationwide electric vehicle charging plan.

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September 18, 2018

The Electric Vehicle Charging Carbon Coalition (EVCCC) unveils a methodology to certify the reduction in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions that result when electric vehicles (EVs) are powered by charging stations compared with conventional vehicles and fossil fuels. These reductions translate into carbon credits that can be sold in the domestic and international marketplaces. Electrify America is part of this coalition.

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September 17, 2018

Audi of America announces agreement with Electrify America to provide Audi e-tron owners with a Nationalwide Charging Plan.

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August 13, 2018

Electrify America to Raise Electric Vehicle Awareness through integrated educational campaign featuring national TV commercial, radio spot and online information.

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August 10, 2018

Electrify America Releases its Q2 2018 Report to the California Air Resources Board.

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June 13, 2018

Electrify America and the City of Sacramento Announce “Green City” Initiative Projects Featuring New Zero-Emissions Car Sharing Programs, Zero-Emissions Shuttle Bus Routes and Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure.

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June 7, 2018

Electrify America Names Black & Veatch, SAI Group as Design-Build Firms for EV Fast Charging Station Sites.

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May 31, 2018

Electrify America Unveils State-of-the-Art Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging System at Gulfport Premium Outlets, a Simon Center, in Gulfport, Mississippi. For a photo image of the “first charge” event, click on this link Gulfport Premium Outlets.(Photo description left to right: Rob Barrosa, Electrify America; Pam Meinzinger, Gulfport Premium Outlets; Gulfport Mayor Billy Hewes; and Nicole Faulk, Mississippi Power.)

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May 21, 2018

Electrify America Teams Up With Simon Property Group to Install Ultrafast Electric Vehicle Chargers at More Than 30 Shopping Centers in the U. S.

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May 15, 2018

Brugh’s Mill Country Store in Fincastle, VA, Becomes Second Location in U.S. and First in Virginia to Open One of Electrify America’s Ultrafast Electric Vehicle Charging Stations.

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May 10, 2018

Electrify America Releases Its Q1 2018 Report to the California Air Resources Board.

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May 2, 2018

Electrify America Installs Its First Ultrafast DC Fast Charger at Chicopee Marketplace in Chicopee, MA.

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April 30, 2018

Chicopee Marketplace in Chicopee, MA, to Get Electrify America’s First DC Fast Charger Capable of Charging Electric Vehicles in Up to 20 Miles Per Minute.

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April 30, 2018

Volkswagen Group of America announces Leadership Change at Electrify America.

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April 30, 2018

Electrify America Releases its 2017 National Annual Report and 2017 California Annual Report.

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April 23, 2018

Electrify America Announces Partnerships to Install Ultrafast Electric Vehicle Chargers at More Than 100 Major Retail, Convenience and Refueling Locations in the United States and Plans for Its First Installed DC Fast Charger on April 25.

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April 18, 2018

Electrify America Will Install Electric Vehicle DC Fast Chargers at More Than 100 Walmart Locations Across 34 States by June 2019.

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April 17, 2018

Electrify America Selects Key Suppliers to Design and Deploy More than 2,000 Electric Vehicle DC Fast Chargers Providing Charging Speeds of up to 20 Miles of Range Per Minute.

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March 28, 2018

Electrify America and Contra Costa County Supervisor Gioia to Co-Host “Discover and Drive” Tour Event in Richmond to Increase Zero-Emission Vehicle (ZEV) Awareness and Consideration.

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March 28, 2018

Electrify America Announces Additional “Discover and Drive” Tour Events in Stockton and Bakersfield to Increase Zero-Emission Vehicle (ZEV) Awareness and Consideration.

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March 27, 2018

Electrify America and Assembly Member Eloise Gómez Reyes to Co-Host “Discover and Drive” Tour Event in San Bernardino to Increase Zero-Emission Vehicle (ZEV) Awareness and Consideration.

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February 12, 2018

“Discover and Drive” Tour Kicks Off in Seven California Metros to Help Increase Zero-Emission Vehicle (ZEV) Awareness and Consideration.

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February 8, 2018

Electrify America Seeks Input For Zero-Emission Bus and Shuttle Mobility in Sacramento.

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January 23, 2018

Electrify America Selects Greenlots to Develop Operating Platform to Manage $2 Billion Investment in Coast-to-Coast Network of High-Speed Electric Vehicle Charging Stations.

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January 15, 2018

Electrify America Calls for Comments, Proposals and Recommendations to Inform Its Next Set of Investments in Zero Emission Vehicle Infrastructure and Education.

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December 18, 2017

Electrify America Announces: Plans to Install 2,800 Charging Stations at Workplaces and Multi-Unit Dwellings.

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November 21, 2017

Electrify America Releases Third Quarter 2017 Report to CARB.

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August 2, 2017

Electrify America Begins Electric Vehicle Charging Site Selection Process in California.

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July 28, 2017

California Approves Electrify America’s Cycle 1 Investment Plan.

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June 22, 2017

Electrify America Announces Opening of First Charging Stations.

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May 8, 2017

As Part of the National ZEV Investment Plan, Electrify America Announces a Partnership With EVgo to Install 52 Upgraded or New Electric Vehicle Chargers in Seven U.S. Cities. See the Press Release for More Information.

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April 14, 2017

Electrify America Unveils Plan for the First $300 Million of Its $2 Billion Investment in Zero Emissions Vehicle (ZEV) Infrastructure and Awareness Programs.


December 9, 2016

Volkswagen Group of America Launches Website and Opens Comment Period for National and California ZEV Investment Plans for the First 30-Month Investment Cycle.