Volta Announces New PredictEV® Capability to Align States' Charging Rollout With the Federal Government's Justice40 Initiative

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Volta Inc. (NYSE: VLTA) (“Volta”), an industry-leading electric vehicle (“EV”) charging and media company, today announced that its infrastructure planning platform, PredictEV®, now offers state and local governments the ability to precisely identify optimal charger locations and charging speeds in disadvantaged communities. This analytical capability aligns with theContinue Reading

'Accelerating Alabama' panel looks to the state’s economic present – and future

Accelerator programs are seen as key to Alabama’s ongoing emergence as a growth center for technology, innovation and entrepreneurialism. Their role and contributions – facilitating access to investors, mentors, services and other critical support for startup and early-stage companies – was the subject of “Accelerating Alabama: The Rise of AcceleratorContinue Reading

States take on PFAS ‘forever chemicals’ with bans, lawsuits | Environment

“Forever chemicals” are everywhere. The thousands of chemicals in the group known as perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances, or PFAS, are found in cookware, packaging, cosmetics, clothing, carpet, electronics, firefighting foam and many other products. The chemicals, which do not naturally break down, are so widespread that they’re found in theContinue Reading