Across sectors, human behavior evolves in parallel with the latest and greatest technology that is transforming a given market. Personal transportation is a result of that disruption. In an effort to dispel skepticism, advocates went to great lengths to prove that automobiles could provide reliable transportation – including a 1,000-mile race at the turn of the 20th century.
FreeWire was a proud supporter of both electric efforts at this year’s hill climb and delivered one Mobi unit to each EV team. With the week leading up to the race packed with practice runs, Samurai Speed’s LEAF was ready for a full recharge from their Mobi at the end of the day…
In an increasingly electrified world, companies looking to attract and maintain top talent will need to meet onsite electric vehicle charging expectations to foster a productive, satisfying and sustainable working environment.
2018 has been quite an eventful year for clean and renewable technologies so far! The topic on everyone’s mind? Blockchain. Yes, but more importantly, solar plus storage. On April 26th, FreeWire Technologies and NEXTracker will co-host a celebration of cleantech innovations.
With the NAB Show underway in Las Vegas, broadcasters, event planners and directors of photography are discovering new technologies to help enhance their productions. But beyond the boosts from innovative LCD screens and high-definition cameras, media professionals of all levels might ignore another important facet of the production world – how to provide better and cleaner power for that equipment.
According to McKinsey, there could be ten to eleven million battery electric vehicles (BEVs) by 2030 on American roads. (Currently, there are just 700,000 to 800,000.) If the company’s estimate is correct, there will be a huge surge in electric vehicles in the next 12 years.
BP today announced that its venturing business has invested $5 million in FreeWire Technologies Inc. (FreeWire), a US-based manufacturer of mobile electric vehicle (EV) rapid charging systems, and plans to roll out FreeWire’s Mobi Charger units for use at selected BP retail sites in the UK and Europe during 2018.
In the late afternoon, a small group of investors joined the FreeWire team to listen to Danny Kennedy, Dawn Lippert and Arcady Sosinov discuss the current energy startup landscape.
FreeWire held a launch reception this past Tuesday to celebrate the opening of the new office and engineering space. Still residing in the great city of San Leandro, CA, the new facility is roughly four times the square footage of the previous facility.