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Charging Basics: “Fast Charging and the EV Revolution”

Charging Basics: “Fast Charging and the EV Revolution”

Jeremy Whaling, EV Systems Engineer at EVgo Fast Charging ushers in a new phase of the EV Revolution — and economic opportunities for businesses and policy-makers nationwide. We all know the future of electric vehicles is inevitable. As with all major technological revolutions, the road is paved with innovative breakthroughs

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Sep 17, 2020
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How Do Electric Cars Work?

How Do Electric Cars Work?

People are finally catching on: electric vehicles are among the most cost-effective and environmentally friendly means of transportation today. More than one-third of all prospective car buyers in the U.S. would consider buying an electric vehicle in the next two years1. And for good reason: there has never been a

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Aug 10, 2020
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We’re Working with General Motors to Triple the Size of Our Fast Charging Network

We’re Working with General Motors to Triple the Size of Our Fast Charging Network


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Jul 31, 2020
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6 Simple Tips to Keep Your EV Running Smoothly

6 Simple Tips to Keep Your EV Running Smoothly

Low Maintenance… No Maintenance? In addition to reducing your carbon footprint and providing a fun driving experience, battery electric vehicles are great cars because they require a lot less maintenance than traditional vehicles with internal combustion engines. In fact, most EVs require almost no maintenance at all, saving you tons

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Jun 29, 2020
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EVgo Celebrates Community Artistry in Oakland, CA

EVgo Celebrates Community Artistry in Oakland, CA

Visitors to the recently opened EVgo fast charging station in Oakland Lafayette Square Park can enjoy the work of local community artists while they fast charge their EVs. The EVgo station at Lafayette Square Park is in the heart of the vibrant Old Oakland neighborhood, and the park also features

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Jun 23, 2020
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EVgo Announces EVgo Access®

EVgo Announces EVgo Access®

Good news for prospective site hosts: gated parking lots and garages can now host EVgo fast charging stations! EVgo Access®, a brand-new product feature available on the EVgo app, gives EVgo customers access to fast chargers located within gated facilities using a simple QR code. This feature is the latest

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Jun 11, 2020
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How EVgo Is Supporting Our Customers and Communities During the COVID-19 Crisis

How EVgo Is Supporting Our Customers and Communities During the COVID-19 Crisis

Since March, EVgo has been proud to support hundreds of EV drivers providing essential services in health care, pharmacies, groceries, food delivery, and public service, as well as those impacted by hardships related to COVID-19 through our special COVID Care discount. We know that our customers rely on the EVgo

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May 29, 2020
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The Costs of EV Fast Charging Infrastructure and Economic Benefits to Rapid Scale-Up

The Costs of EV Fast Charging Infrastructure and Economic Benefits to Rapid Scale-Up

The recent COVID-19 crisis has heightened the urgency of transitioning to a fully electrified transportation sector, one of the keys to unlocking a more sustainable future for all. Replacing gas-guzzling cars with emissions-free electric vehicles (EVs) will not only help slash smog-forming pollution and curtail greenhouse gas emissions, but is

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May 18, 2020
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Nestor (Los Angeles, CA)
"EVgo fast charging is a game changer. With my commute, those white boxes are more than just chargers, they are peace of mind. "
Kirstan (Oakland, CA)
"A couple reasons why I really love EVgo is I never have range anxiety and I love the ease of use. The user interface is just beautiful."
Thomas Hall, Executive Director of CleanStart, SAC
"EVgo has been there with reliable charging where I need it. At my local grocery store and public park, I can feel comfortable driving my EV, knowing EVgo has a fast charger nearby"