Texas Utility Inaugurates EV Charging Stations

The first eVgo network charging location for electric vehicles is now available in the Dallas area, courtesy of Texas Utility (TXU), which says the reality of EVs presents a significant savings opportunity for drivers across the state. This is one of 70 charging locations to be installed in Dallas-Fort Worth and 50 in Houston by the end of 2012, with half in place by this summer.

Valence Offers Smart Batteries for Prototype Smart Community

Valence Technology has been selected as the battery technology provider for the first smart grid solar powered residential development. Located in the Houston, Texas area, Discovery at Spring Trails has been dubbed the “Smart Grid Community of the Future.”