Volta Inc. announced the execution of a definitive merger agreement under which Shell USA Inc., a subsidiary of Shell plc, will acquire Volta in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $169 million. The transaction is expected to close in the first half of 2023.
State of Charge
Charging News Archive
According to the official data (U.S. Census Bureau, Annual Housing Survey, queried October 24, 2022), the majority of all housing units nationwide have a garage or carport to potentially accommodate a charging unit.
The all-new, performance-oriented Kia EV6 GT will come with 1,000 kilowatt-hours (kWh) of complimentary charging, available for use by first-time owners at Electrify America stations, during a period of three years from the date of purchase.
The Volkswagen Group and Siemens announced $450 million equity investment in Electrify America to support the ambitious growth plans of the North America fast charging network.
The South Korean manufacturer SK Signet announced that it will produce EV ultra-fast chargers and power cabinets in Plano, Texas.
EVgo and Subaru of America announced a commercial agreement to provide drivers of the all-new 2023 Subaru Solterra with the option to receive a $400 charging credit on the EVgo public fast charging network.
Tesla announced the opening of its in-house developed charging standard, calling it the North American Charging Standard (NACS).
Aptera Motors officially announced that it will integrate the newly opened North American Charging Standard or NACS (formerly the Tesla connector) into its electric vehicles.