Electric Vehicles

XPeng Adjusts Configurations of G9 Flagship SUV in Response to High Demand for Optional Specs of Cutting-Edge Technologies

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Friday, September 23, 2022

All XPENG G9 versions come standard with 800 V high-voltage platform and 3C battery pack.

Key Points: 
  • All XPENG G9 versions come standard with 800 V high-voltage platform and 3C battery pack.
  • The 650 versions provide optional equipment for 4C supercharging battery pack.
  • Its mission is to drive Smart EV transformation with technology and data, shaping the mobility experience of the future.
  • XPeng is headquartered in Guangzhou, China, with main offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Silicon Valley, San Diego and Amsterdam.

Lightning eMotors Appoints Wanda Jackson-Davis to the Board of Directors

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Friday, September 23, 2022

Lightning eMotors, Inc. (NYSE: ZEV), a leading provider of zero emission medium-duty commercial vehicles and electric vehicle technology for fleets, today announced that Wanda Jackson-Davis has been appointed to the Companys Board of Directors.

Key Points: 
  • Lightning eMotors, Inc. (NYSE: ZEV), a leading provider of zero emission medium-duty commercial vehicles and electric vehicle technology for fleets, today announced that Wanda Jackson-Davis has been appointed to the Companys Board of Directors.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220923005389/en/
    We are pleased to welcome Wanda Jackson-Davis to the Lightning Board, said Robert Fenwick-Smith, the Companys Board Chairman.
  • Ms. Jackson-Davis has more than 20 years of procurement and supply chain experience in power, automation, automotive, and industrial settings.
  • She earned a bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management from Michigan State University and an MBA from Emory University.

Harris Williams Advises D&H United Fueling Solutions on its Sale to Wind Point Partners

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Friday, September 23, 2022

Harris Williams , a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces it advised D&H United Fueling Solutions (D&H United), a portfolio company of KLH Capital (KLH), on its sale to Wind Point Partners (Wind Point).

Key Points: 
  • Harris Williams , a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces it advised D&H United Fueling Solutions (D&H United), a portfolio company of KLH Capital (KLH), on its sale to Wind Point Partners (Wind Point).
  • We continue to see strong investor appetite for companies like D&H United that provide mission-critical, non-deferrable services in fragmented industries, said Graham Gillam, a director at Harris Williams.
  • Wind Point is currently investing out of Wind Point Partners X, a fund that was initiated in 2022.
  • Harris Williams is a trade name under which Harris Williams LLC, Harris Williams & Co. Ltd and Harris Williams & Co. Corporate Finance Advisors GmbH conduct business.

Eaton endorses Memorandum of Understanding for global commercial vehicle ‘Drive to Zero’ initiative

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Friday, September 23, 2022

Intelligent power management company Eaton has endorsed the global Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Zero-Emission Medium- and Heavy-Duty Vehicles (MHDVs), which was announced today during the Global Clean Energy Action Forum in Pittsburgh.

Key Points: 
  • Intelligent power management company Eaton has endorsed the global Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Zero-Emission Medium- and Heavy-Duty Vehicles (MHDVs), which was announced today during the Global Clean Energy Action Forum in Pittsburgh.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220922005838/en/
    Eatons Brian Brickhouse addresses priority actions accelerating electric vehicle charging infrastructure and decarbonization at Global Clean Energy Action Forum today.
  • At Eaton, were working to expand electrification and modernize energy systems everywhere to support the energy transition.
  • Eatons vehicle and eMobility solutions provide on- and off-highway vehicle manufacturers worldwide with sustainable technologies that enhance vehicle efficiency, safety and performance.

XPENG G9 Equipped with Dual Automotive-Grade LiDAR Sensors from RoboSense

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Friday, September 23, 2022

RoboSense, a world-leading provider of Smart LiDAR Sensor Systems announced XPENG G9 equipped with two RoboSense second-generation Smart Solid-state LiDARs (RS-LiDAR-M1).

Key Points: 
  • RoboSense, a world-leading provider of Smart LiDAR Sensor Systems announced XPENG G9 equipped with two RoboSense second-generation Smart Solid-state LiDARs (RS-LiDAR-M1).
  • On September 21, XPENG Motors held the G9 Flagship SUV Immersive Experience online launch event and officially launched XPENG G9.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220923005230/en/
    XPENG G9 equipped with two RoboSense second-generation smart solid-state LiDARs, to realize full-scenario intelligent driver assistance.
  • With a complete portfolio of LiDAR sensors, AI perception and IC chipsets, RoboSense transforms conventional 3D LiDAR sensors with comprehensive data analysis and interpretation systems.

Volta Extends Its “Charging For All” Initiative With a Campaign That Inspires All Drivers to Go Electric

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Friday, September 23, 2022

The recently passed Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) extends tax benefits for new and used EV purchases to make them more affordable for Americans.

Key Points: 
  • The recently passed Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) extends tax benefits for new and used EV purchases to make them more affordable for Americans.
  • The IRA, along with the Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill (BIL), also provides funding to EV charging network operators to build the critical charging infrastructure needed to support this electric future.
  • Our new campaign goes even further to encourage drivers to switch to an EV by using the Volta Media Network to celebrate the exciting benefits of electric transportation and debunk lingering myths.
  • Volta Inc. (NYSE: VLTA) is an industry-leading electric vehicle ("EV") charging and media company.

Global Smart Highway Market Report 2022: Smart Transportation Management System Offers Potential Opportunities - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

The smart highway market is expected to register a CAGR of 20.71% over the forecast period of 2021-2026.

Key Points: 
  • The smart highway market is expected to register a CAGR of 20.71% over the forecast period of 2021-2026.
  • This growth may primarily be due to the growing trend of the adoption of smart cities, which include smart highways.
  • The growing trend toward the adoption of smart cities is also expected to drive the growth prospects for the smart highway market.
  • Moreover, investments in connected highway technology in the region will also significantly contribute to the growth of the market in the future.

Faraday Future Statement Regarding Misinformation Campaign and Recent Threats

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

This press release includes forward looking statements within the meaning of the safe harbor provisions of the United States Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.

Key Points: 
  • This press release includes forward looking statements within the meaning of the safe harbor provisions of the United States Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.
  • The foregoing list of factors is not exhaustive.
  • These filings identify and address other important risks and uncertainties that could cause actual events and results to differ materially from those contained in the forward-looking statements.
  • Forward-looking statements speak only as of the date they are made.

New Electric Vehicle Registrations Grew More Than 250% Over the Last Five Years, According to New Experian Data

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

This number may seem small compared to the 284 million vehicles on the road, but data shows it is growing exponentially.

Key Points: 
  • This number may seem small compared to the 284 million vehicles on the road, but data shows it is growing exponentially.
  • Additionally, new EV registrations continue to ramp up, comprising 5.7% of all new vehicle registrations in Q2 2022, up from 1.5% in Q2 2018.
  • For example, SUVs comprised just 17.84% of new EV registrations in Q2 2018, with sedans making up 81.89%.
  • Experian and the Experian marks used herein are trademarks or registered trademarks of Experian and its affiliates.

Stem to Host Investor and Analyst Day on September 28, 2022

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

Stem (the "Company") (NYSE: STEM), a global leader in AI-driven clean energy solutions and services, announced today that it will host its Investor and Analyst Day on Wednesday, September 28, 2022, beginning at approximately 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time (ET), in New York City, New York.

Key Points: 
  • Stem (the "Company") (NYSE: STEM), a global leader in AI-driven clean energy solutions and services, announced today that it will host its Investor and Analyst Day on Wednesday, September 28, 2022, beginning at approximately 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time (ET), in New York City, New York.
  • Additionally, the Company will provide a demonstration of its Athena software platform, and management will hold a Q&A session.
  • Stem provides clean energy solutions and services designed to maximize the economic, environmental, and resiliency value of energy assets and portfolios.
  • Stem also offers integrated partner solutions to help improve returns across energy projects, including storage, solar, and EV fleet charging.