Technology Happy Hour: EVSE State Contract

On August 18th, the Virginia Clean Cities Technology Happy Hour featured several leading companies on state contract in Virginia for EV supply equipment (EVSE). Speakers included representatives from Autoflex, Bethel Electric, NOVACharge and OpConnect discussing charging options from affordable Level 2 equipment to more advanced DC fast charging stations.

If you’re part of a Virginia public college or university, state agency, public school district or local government, you won’t want to miss hearing about these companies’ ...

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Technology Happy Hour: Shell Recharge Solutions

On April 21st, 2022, Shell Recharge Solutions, formerly known as Greenlots, joined Virginia Clean Cities for the Technology Happy Hour.  Regional Sales Manager, Robbie Astrop, and Solutions Engineer, CJ Berg, were the featured speakers who presented their turnkey charging systems and their warranty and maintenance program as well as information on cost-saving benefits and infrastructure planning.

During the session, Robbie provided an overview of the services offered by Shell Recharge Solutions as well as their software and hardware options. CJ ...

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Curbside Charging: A Model Ordinance for Cities and Counties

In 2021, the United States and Virginia are at an approximate 2% adoption rate of Electric Vehicles (EVs). In order to support the new EVs that will be hitting the road in the coming years and expand EV access to all people, we will need to increase the availability of electric vehicle chargers. 

Photo courtesy of Sarah Moore, Berkeley Residential Curbside EV Charging Pilot Program

Planning EV infrastructure can seem like a daunting task, but ...

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Technology Happy Hour: Rappahannock Electric Cooperative

On July 22nd, 2021, Joyce Bodoh of the Rappahannock Electric Cooperative was the featured stakeholder for the Virginia Clean Cities Technology Happy Hour.

During the session, Joyce discussed REC’s residential charging program and their activities with workplace charging. She also provided some basic background about EVs including current barriers, the status of EVs in Virginia, and the solutions that REC sees for a path forward. 

You can view the recording and learn about REC and EVs here or on our YouTube ...

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Technology Happy Hour: Dominion Energy

On May 27th, 2021, we welcomed Dominion Energy as our featured stakeholder for our Technology Happy Hour! 

During the session, Dominion Energy’s Electrification Manager Kate Staples discussed Dominion’s Smart Charging Infrastructure Pilot and opportunities for transit authorities looking to electrify their fleets.

You can view the recording and learn about electric vehicle charging infrastructure and the information and incentives Dominion has to offer here or on our YouTube channel