electric grid maintenance

Study to map truck charging needs in Northeast

National Grid has announced a study – funded by a $1.2 million grant awarded by the US Department of Energy – to inform planning and investment for truck charging infrastructure throughout the Northeast.

From Yahoo Finance.

National Grid today is announcing the kickoff of a landmark study to support the electrification of commercial fleets, mapping out truck charging needs across nearly 3,000 miles of major highways in the U.S. Northeast. Funded by a $1.2 million grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), the two-year effort to build a Northeast Freight Corridors Charging Plan will focus on highways with heavy trucking traffic, including I-95 and I-90, and areas with commercial activity, like the Port of New York and New Jersey.

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