EV Charging

City of Dallas Taps Ford Pro To Help Electrify Its Fleet with EV Charging Infrastructure

by | May 21, 2024
With 5,400 vehicles now serving the community, the city of Dallas aims to electrify its fleet by 2040. Mayor Eric Johnson called the 10-year agreement with Ford Pro "a significant milestone" in making that happen.
Dallas-Based CBRE and California’s EV+ Partner To Deploy 10K EV Charging Stations Across U.S.
by | May 16, 2024
The companies said they're focused on "EV-enabling" real estate where drivers most need charging stations—multifamily complexes, hotels, and healthcare-related facilities, all of which "have been critically underserved to date."
Irving-Based 7-Eleven Launches 7Charge EV Fast-Charging Network, App
by | Mar 16, 2023
At 7-Elevens across North Texas, cars pull up to "slurp" down gas day and night. But electric vehicle owners may soon be joining them for their own fast, eco-friendly fill-ups, thanks to the launch of the new 7Charge EV charging network and app. Irving-based 7-Eleven today announced the rollout of 7Charge, which has begun delivering "a convenient and reliable fast-charging experience" at several 7-Eleven stores locations in Texas, Florida, Colorado, and California—including at least two locations in Dallas and Fort Worth.
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Dallas’ Amperage Capital Launches to Create Assigned EV Parking Spots for U.S. Apartment Residents
by | Jan 17, 2023
Backed "by a number of large Dallas family offices," the infrastructure investor and operator will focus on supporting residential electric vehicle charging solutions in apartment communities. "We believe that apartment residents should have access to designated home charging spaces, rather than relying on shared charging stations" says CEO Farrukh Malik.

Plano-Based Universal EV Chargers Gets Nearly $10M in Federal Grants for Hotel EV Charging Expansion

by | Sep 21, 2022
Plano-based Universal EV Chargers is laser-focused on getting its charging systems outside hotels nationwide. Now, with nearly $10M in federal grants as a result of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, it's aiming to secure business with brands like IHG, Wyndham, Marriott, and Hilton.
Texas Will Get Billions for Environmental Projects from $1.2T Infrastructure Bill, from Clean Water to EV Charging to Public Transit
by | Nov 16, 2021
$550 billion in new infrastructure spending is coming to projects nationwide—and a big slice is bound for Texas. From new electric buses to rail projects to improved power infrastructure to lead water service line removal and more, Texas' environment may be one of the biggest beneficiaries of all.

AECOM CEO Troy Rudd says the bill will help support critically needed innovation and sustainable solutions projects.
Global EV Charging Firm Wallbox Selects Arlington for Its First North American Plant
by | Sep 1, 2021
In June, Wallbox announced its plan to go public through a $1.5 billion merger with Westbury, N.Y.-based SPAC Kensington Capital Acquisition Corp. Local hiring for the Arlington plant will begin immediately, Wallbox says, with on-site retooling set to begin in October. The new factory is anticipated to create around 250 direct jobs in the region by 2030—and manufacture 500,000 units annually by then as well.
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Fort Worth Startup To Introduce Home Charger for EVs
by | Dec 19, 2017
Revitalize Charging Solutions is looking to go beyond public charging for electric vehicles with home charging units.