EVCS Awarded $1.9M from the California Energy Commission to install 30 EV Fast Chargers in Northern and Central California
LOS ANGELES – May 31, 2023 -- EVCS, one of the largest electric vehicle (EV) fast-charging network operators on the West Coast, announced today that it has been awarded $1.9 million from the California Energy Commission (CEC) Rural Electric Vehicle (REV) program. The funds will support the installation of 30 DC fast chargers and 8 Level 2 chargers in Northern and Central California, with the aim of expanding EV infrastructure access to rural, low-income, and disadvantaged communities.READ MORE
EVCS To Expand Service in Washington State with 52 Fast Chargers Across 21 Locations
LOS ANGELES – May 16, 2023 -- EVCS, one of the largest electric vehicle (EV) fast-charging networks on the West Coast, today announced that construction has commenced to upgrade and expand its footprint across Washington State. The first locations will be open to the public as soon as next month. The multi-month project expected to culminate by the end of 2023 will add 52 new DC fast chargers across 21 locations. The project also marks EVCS' first deployment of ultra-fast chargers with 175kW and 350kW equipment coming online, reducing battery recharge time to as little as 30 minutes. Each location will also come equipped with a Level 2 charger and a 110V outlet, offering the ability to serve all EVs including fully battery electric and plug-in hybrid EVs as well as e-bikes and e-scooters.READ MORE
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We are proud to join in on the celebration by sharing our vision and progress toward accelerating the transition to clean, carbon-free transportation.READ MORE
EVCS Partners with ChargeHub to Simplify Access to Public Charging for EV Drivers
EVCS will use ChargeHub’s Passport Hub platform to enable roaming for EV charging across its West Coast charging network. EVCS, one of the largest electric vehicle (EV) fast-charging networks on the West Coast, and ChargeHub, the operator of the largest interoperability hub in North America, are pleased to announce a new strategic partnership. EVCS will join ChargeHub’s Passport Hub platform as a Charge Point Operator (CPO), with the intention to open its network to a broad range of EV drivers using a variety of e-mobility service providers (eMSPs). EV drivers will have greater freedom to use web-based or mobile apps of their choice to discover, locate, charge, and pay on the EVCS network. This roaming collaboration between EVCS and ChargeHub adds to EVCS’ collaboration with Hubject, which was announced earlier this year.READ MORE