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Power to Amsterdam: An EV Role Model

The city of Amsterdam has awarded EV-Box with a contract to expand and operate its EV charging stations in collaboration with Nuon-Heijmans. A winning combination, which will help the municipality to rapidly increase the number of charging stations and reach its goal of 4.000 charging points by 2018.

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CES and the EV industry

Year in, year out, tech and consumer companies gather early January in Las Vegas to showcase their latest tech gadgets and innovations at the Consumer Electric Show

The show is massive and products on display range from self-watering plant pots to an impressive amount of wearables and my personal favorite, the electric powered skateboard. CES has been the key place to launch product for a lot of companies: why is this event becoming more and more important for the EV industry?Read more


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EV Forecast | Trends to watch in 2016

2015 has come to an end. Although it is nice to look back, it is even better to look ahead. What will the new year bring to the EV market? What can (future) EV drivers expect? What will the industry focus on?

In a nutshell, there are a couple of strategic topics that will be addressed in 2016:Read more


ParisCOP21 Part II

COP21: Part 2 | Highlights & Impact on EV World

After two weeks of negotiating, parties finally reached an agreement in Paris during COP21. To paraphrase Barack Obama: "I believe this moment can be a turning point for the world," followed by a statement on the agreement, calling it - "the best chance we have to save the one planet that we've got."

The agreement in Paris concluded what was not achieved in Copenhagen in 2009. Representatives from 195 nations agreed to hold themselves responsible reducing CO2 emissions to “well below” 2 degrees Celsius above pre-Industrial revolution levels, and to strive for 1.5 degrees if attainable.Read more


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COP21: Part 1 | Context & Role of US

More than 30,000 people have gathered in Paris for the COP21 climate negotiations. 140+ world-leaders, NGO’s, national governments and business leaders will try to form an agreement to alter/slow down climate change.Read more