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March 2017

3/16/17 Auto Express
ChargePoint CEO: "Now's the time to crack Europe"
3/13/17 Kiosk Marketplace
EV charging rates reach new heights, expanding options for a rapidly growing industry
3/8/17 Car & Driver
Ahead of Electric Vehicle Push, Daimler invests in ChargePoint
3/8/17 Commercial Property Executive
Product Spotlight: ChargePoint EV Chargers
3/6/17 Charged EVs
ChargePoint raises $82 million for European expansion
3/2/17 Wall Street Journal
Daimler Accelerates Push Into Electric Cars as It Teams Up With ChargePoint
3/2/17 Reuters
ChargePoint says raising $100 million in funding for Europe expansion
3/2/17 Forbes
ChargePoint Raises $82 Million From Daimler, Others To Build EV Charging Network In Europe
3/2/17 Fortune
Daimler Leads $100 Million Funding Round as ChargePoint Targets Europe
3/2/17 Bloomberg
Mercedes Owner Invests in ChargePoint to Back Electric-Car Push
3/2/17 CNBC
ChargePoint expands EV network into Europe following record fundraise
3/2/17 VentureBeat
Daimler leads $82 million investment to expand ChargePoint’s electric vehicle charging network into Europe
3/2/17 Business Insider
Daimler has figured out that taking on Tesla is about more than just cars
3/2/17 TechCrunch
Daimler leads ChargePoint’s new $82M round for EV charging network growth
3/2/17 CNET
ChargePoint blazes into Europe on $82M funding wave
3/2/17 Silicon Valley Business Journal
Daimler helps ChargePoint raise $82M for European EV network push
3/2/17 Green Car Reports
Daimler invests in ChargePoint to grow electric-car charging in Europe, joins BMW
3/2/17 Inside EVs
Daimler Invests In ChargePoint For Expansion Into Europe
3/2/17 Green Tech Media
ChargePoint Raises $82M to Take Smart EV Charging to Europe

February 2017

2/17 The Mercury News
The future of cars – connected, electric and shared
2/7 Green Car Reports
Much faster electric-car charging: on a fast track

January 2017

1/23 Inc.
4 Auto Tech Trends That Will Sweep the Industry in 2017
1/18 CleanTechnica
Unpacking The New ChargePoint Express Plus Family
1/17 Bisnow
More EV Charging Stations Likely in Multifamily
1/17 This Week in Startups
CES best future tech & startups
1/16 Green Car Reports
ChargePoint launches Express Plus modular fast-charging hardware
1/10 Fleets & Fuels
ChargePoint Future with ‘Express Plus’
1/10 Gas 2
ChargePoint Express Plus Technology Makes 400 kW Charging Possible
1/9 Inside EVs
ChargePoint Power Express Plus 400 kW Charger: Further Details, Exec Interview
1/9 Charged EVs
ChargePoint Express Plus offers DC charging at up to 400 kW
1/7 Electrek
Electrek Best of CES 2017 awards: ChargePoint 400 kW charging station and Chrysler’s Portal Concept
1/6 CleanTechnica
ChargePoint Delivers Fast Charger Of The Future At CES — ChargePoint Express Plus Family
1/5 TechCrunch
ChargePoint ups the fast charging ante
1/5 The Mercury News
An electric vehicle fill-up of the future to last minutes, not hours
1/5 Hybrid Cars
ChargePoint Unveils 400-kW DC Fast Charger
1/5 Engadget
ChargePoint's new stations are built for EVs of the future
1/5 The Drive
ChargePoint to Roll Out Insanely Fast 400 kW Electric Car Chargers This Year
1/5 Next-Gen Transportation
ChargePoint Introduces New Ultra-Fast EV Charging Solution
1/5 Forbes
ChargePoint's New Stations Promise Fast Charge In Minutes For Your Electric Car
1/5 VentureBeat
ChargePoint claims it can speed up electric car charging by 800%
1/5 Digital Trends
ChargePoint Express Plus promises ultra-fast DC electric vehicle charging
1/5 San Francisco Chronicle
For future electric cars, a faster way to charge
1/5 Inside EVs
ChargePoint Express Plus DebutsOffers Industry High 400 kW DC Fast Charging
1/5 Electrek
Chargepoint announces 400 kW charging, adds 100 miles of electric vehicle range in less than 15 minutes

December 2016

12/27 Digital Trends
With EVs poised for growth, ChargePoint reports on current charging infrastructure
12/26 Newsweek
Electric Car Sales Pass Half a Million U.S.
12/21 Recode
There have now been over 540,000 electri vehicles sold in the U.S., according to a report published by EV charging network ChargePoint
12/19 MultiFamily Executive
December Product Roundup: 5 Amenities for Small Apartments
12/15 Greentech Media
Compromise Plan Approved for PG&E’s Record-Setting EV Charger Deployment
ChargePoint Integrated Into Apple Maps
12/8 PhoneArena
Apple Maps now shows 30,000 ChargePoint charging stations for Electronic Vehicles
12/8 MacRumours
ChargePoint's Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Now Displayed in Apple Maps
12/8 Apple Insider
Apple adds ChargePoint EV stations & app links to Maps coverage
12/8 AppAdvice
Electric Vehicle Owners Can Now Use Apple Maps to Locate ChargePoint Charging Stations
12/8 TechnoBuffalo
Apple Maps now shows EV charging stations
12/8 Electrek
Apple Maps now lists ChargePoint EV stations, links to initiate charging & complete payment
12/8 Ubergizmo
Apple Maps Will Now Plot EV Charging Stations
12/8 CNET
Need to charge your car? Apple Maps can now help
12/8 Tech Crunch
Apple Maps adds EV charging station data from ChargePoint

November 2016

11/15 The Detroit News
Chevy Bolt’s charging challenge
11/14 Next-Gen Transportation News
ChargePoint Applauds White House’s EV Network Initiative
11/7 Ubergizmo
More EV Charging Networks Planned For US Highways
11/7 Engadget
US plans electric car charging networks along highways
11/7 CleanTechnica
48 New National EV Charging Corridors — Thank You, President Obama
11/4 WIRED
Obama Caps Off His EV Legacy by Electrifying American Highways
11/4 Utility DIVE
Dept. of Transportation unveils national electric vehicle charging network
11/3 CNET
Electric avenues: US to build 48 EV charging corridors across the country
11/3 San Francisco Chronicle
EV road trips made EZ: Feds plan cross-country charging corridors

October 2016

10/18 Yahoo! Tech
ChargePoint CEO says Dieselgate penalty gives VW $2 billion in Monopoly money
10/17 WIRED
VW’s $15B Diesel Settlement Might Actually Hurt Electric Cars
10/16 San Francisco Chronicle
Ending charge rage: New app lets EV drivers line up for charging
10/14 Climate Wire
EV leaders, politicians sound alarm bells over settlement
10/13 Hybrid Cars
ChargePoint Asks Court to Intervene in VW Settlement to Avoid ‘Potentially Disastrous’ Market Impact
10/12 The Wall Street Journal
Volkswagen Emissions Deal Could Wreck Market for Charging Electric Cars, Critic Says
10/12 Reuters
ChargePoint urges judge to revise VW settlement
10/4 The Cheat Sheet Electric
Car Push Matched by 24% Jump in Charging Stations in 2016

September 2016

9/30 Electrical Contractor Magazine
Fleeting Benefits: EVs Find a Home in the Commercial Market
9/26 LA Times
How will I charge my electric vehicle? And where? And how much will it cost?
9/26 Green Car Reports
ChargePoint adds wait-list feature for electric-car charging stations
9/22 CleanTechnica
ChargePoint Announces A New Service — Waitlist (Videos)
9/20 Atlanta Business Journal
Automotive Minute: Nationwide electric vehicle charging network expanding
9/19 USA Today
Why most self-driving cars will be electric
9/16 CleanTechnica
VW, BMW, & ChargePoint Complete Two Express Charging Corridors
9/15 Digital Trends
Road trip! East and West coast EV fast-charging corridors now complete
9/15 Hybrid Cars
BMW and VW Work with ChargePoint to Compete with Tesla on East and West Coast Highways
9/14 Car and Driver
BMW/VW Project Adds 95 Fast Chargers; Chevrolet Bolt Could Benefit
9/14 Green Car Reports
DC fast-charging in east, west coast corridors done, say VW, BMW
9/14 The Drive
BMW, Volkswagen, and ChargePoint Massively Grow Electric Car Charger Network
9/13 Ars Technica
ChargePoint, BMW, and VW complete a pair of coastal fast-charging corridors
9/13 Fortune
BMW and Volkswagen Are Making That Electric Car Road Trip a Lot Less Stressful
9/13 CNET
BMW, VW, ChargePoint establish fast-charging corridors on both coasts
9/13 The Verge
BMW and Volkswagen blanket busy US highways with EV chargers
9/13 Engadget
BMW and VW finish installing EV chargers along US coastlines
9/13 PC Magazine
Electric Vehicle 'Charging Corridors' Now Live on Both Coasts
9/13 Automobile
VW, BMW, ChargePoint Install 95 DC Fast Chargers Along Key U.S. Routes
9/13 Electrek
BMW and VW installed 95 DC fast-charging stations in the US with ChargePoint
9/13 Autoblog
Volkswagen, BMW, and ChargePoint expand fast-charging network
9/13 InsideEVs
BMW, VW & ChargePoint Complete West/East Coast Express Charging Corridors
9/13 Fleets & Fuels
ChargePoint, BMW, VW Wrap Corridors
9/12 Tech Crunch
ChargePoint creates Waitlist for public EV charging
9/8 Bloomberg
Can 36,000 Car Chargers Cure Our Love of Cheap Gas?

August 2016

8/30 Clean Technica
ChargePoint Now Has 30,000 Charging Stations, Nearly 3x More Than US Starbucks Locations
8/30 InsideEVs
ChargePoint Reached Milestone of 30,000 Charging Points
8/30 Fleets & Fuels
ChargePoint Boasts 30,000 Charge Points
8/29 Autoblog
Number of EV charging stations continues to grow, while gas stations decline
8/28 The Wall Street Journal
Why Electric Cars Will Be Here Sooner Than You Think
8/2 Fortune
This Former Governor Has Joined ChargePoint's Board

July 2016

7/22 Ars Technica
The White House hits the accelerator pedal to increase electric vehicle adoption
7/20 U.S. News & World Report
How Home Electric Car Charging Works
7/1 Shopping Centers Today
Power Centers

June 2016

LA’s Using Energy Savings From LED Streetlights to Charge Electric Vehicles
6/5 Charged EVs
ChargePoint launches updated hardware and management platform targeting fleet operators
6/1 Multihousing Pro Magazine
Charging into the future

May 2016

5/24 The News Wheel
EV Charger Company ChargePoint Seeks to be the AirBnB of Charging Stations
5/24 TechCrunch
ChargePoint raises $50 million to charge more cars
5/23 Bloomberg
The Bloomberg Advantage: Romano on Business of Vehicle Charging
5/23 CNBC
A company trying to jump-start the electric car market
Keeping Payments in Mind When Disrupting the Fleet Industry
5/13 Reuters
Apple, Chinese rideshare deal heats up race for tech-smart cars
5/11 CleanTechnica
ChargePoint Rolls Out Charging Station For Fleets
5/5 Ars Technica
Why the Tesla Model 3 and Chevy Bolt are going to kill the gas station
5/4 Fortune
Electric Car-Charging Startup ChargePoint Raises $50 Million
5/4 Wall Street Journal Pro: Venture Capital
Linse Capital Launches With $70M to Back Transportation Startups, Invests in ChargePoint
5/4 Reuters
Electric car-charging network ChargePoint gets $50 million in funding
5/4 Forbes
ChargePoint Raises $50 Million To Expand EV Charging Network
5/4 CNET
Charge-money millionaires: ChargePoint gets $50M funding to expand network
5/4 Silicon Valley Business Journal
ChargePoint plugs in $50M more for EV charging network
5/4 Hybrid Cars
ChargePoint Secures $50 Million for a Wide Range of Charging Services
5/3 Government Fleet
ChargePoint Offers Fleet Card for EVs

April 2016

4/27 New Jersey Hills
Going green, getting greener in Danville
4/26 TechCrunch
Are we experiencing transportation’s Instagram moment?
4/22 KRON
Santa Clara opens largest electric vehicle charging center in CA
Electric cars can get charged up in Denville
4/19 North Bay Business Journal
West Sonoma County’s Graton Casino installs electric-vehicle chargers
4/15 Hybrid Cars
More DC Fast Chargers Come to California through State Grant
4/13 CleanTechnica
EV Charging Is Easy
4/5 Tech Insider
5 apps that'll make driving so much easier
4/1 Greentech Media
Tesla’s Model 3 Won’t Change the World. And That’s OK

March 2016

3/29 Green Car Reports
How to buy an electric-car charging station: buyer's guide to EVSEs
3/24 SlashGear
In race to out-tech Tesla, Toyota’s Prius Prime misses the point
3/23 Consumer Reports
2017 Toyota Prius Prime Adds Plug-In, Doubles Its EV Range
3/2 Fortune
The Ultimate Driving Machine Prepares for a Driverless World

February 2016

2/23 Yahoo News
10 Reasons California Is ‘Greener’ than New York
2/22 Next-Gen Transportation News
California Energy Commission Awards $8 Million for EV Fast-Charging Corridor
2/21 Green Car Congress
CEC proposes awarding $8.9M for completion of California DC fast charge North-South corridors
2/7 Clean Technica
8 Ways Life Has Changed Since Driving An All-Electric Car
2/3 The Barre Montpelier Times Argus
Parking project to include charging station
2/1 Greentech Media
Southern California Utilities to Deploy 5,000 EV Chargers in First-of-Their-Kind Pilots
2/1 Energy Efficiency Markets
Two California Utilities Get Creative With EV Charging

January 2016

1/31 Planet Save
Dispelling Charge Anxiety With the Nissan LEAF
1/30 The Road Electric
Charge Me:
1/29 Bellevue Leader
Bellevue University adds electric vehicle charging station
1/29 Our City San Diego
SDG&E to add thousands of EV charging stations
1/28 Atlanta Journal Constitution
Alliance presses lawmakers to study electric vehicle benefits
1/26 The Hill
Trans-Pacific Partnerships will help ensure global leadership of US innovation sector
1/25 SF Gate
Carma art cars aim to supercharge SF electric vehicle use
1/24 Belleville News-Democrat
Gas or charge? Electricity fueling more motorists in metro-east
1/22 Green Tech Lead
Pfister Energy offers ChargePoint EV charging stations
1/22 Caixin Online
ICT Can Radically Reshape the Way We Live
1/21 Forsyth Herald
Georgia Power opens new EV charging island in Forsyth
1/20 Clean Technica
Plug-in Vehicle Public Charging Etiquette
1/19 Greentech Media
Why California Can Take Credit for the Coming Electric-Vehicle Revolution
1/15 GreenBiz
What ‘Flexiwatts’ tell us about the future of energy bills
1/14 Los Angeles Times
State regulators approve electric vehicle charging station pilot program
1/13 The Daily Record
The top gadgets from CES 2016
1/12 Tech Times: Gas Prices Falling In Every State
Will Electric Car Industry Be Slowed By $1 Per Gallon Gas Prices?
1/11 Inside EVs
Fred Meyer Stores in Oregon Deploy 24kW DC CCS Fast Chargers
1/8 The Daily Record: Driverless cars, Internet of Things and drones
Trends of CES 2016
1/8 JH News
Incoming EV charging station rates approved