The eMotorWerks JuiceNet cloud software suite for managing electric vehicle charging stations has been extended for commercial fleet operators. The new JuiceNet Enterprise platform allows operators to simplify the management of multiple charging facilities at different sites, using a single cloud dashboard. It also helps to optimize the charging capabilities at each site and better-integrate Read More..
Nissan and GE signed a two-year research collaboration pact to speed up the adoption of electric vehicles. The Japanese carmaker, whose Nissan LEAF is one of the first EVs to be available to customers worldwide, is teaming up with GE to more quickly roll out a refueling infrastructure for the new vehicles. Access to battery Read More..
Toyota aims to build a “complete global cloud platform by 2015” and it is soliciting Microsoft’s help to get there. The Japanese carmaker and the US-based software giant announced Thursday that they plan to jointly build a global platform for Toyota’s next-generation telematics services. The infrastructure will be based on the Windows Azure platform. As Read More..
OnStar is showing how its energy management technologies will help integrate electric vehicles into intelligent electricity networks. In presentations at this weekâ€™s DistribuTECH conference in San Diego, the GM telematics unit is using Â the Chevrolet Volt to demonstrate how its technology works. â€œManaging electricity supply and demand has always been extremely complex,â€ said Nick Pudar, Read More..