Miller Electric Company, in partnership with CBRE, broke ground Friday, July 14th on a new Electric Vehicle Innovation Design Center (EVIDC) in Jacksonville, FL. The new facility will create the opportunity for clients and stakeholders to experience firsthand a wide range of electric vehicle (EV) solutions from various manufacturers. With a focus on providing tailored EV and microgrid solutions, the EVIDC aims to alleviate the challenges faced by clients when selecting the right EV charging options and infrastructure. WB Engineering+Consultants, Schneider Electric, and Graybar are supporting partners in the facility.
According to the release, the EVIDC is the only client-driven center in the U.S. that welcomes public use. The center is set to house a diverse array of EV technologies and microgrid solutions. With seven Level 3 Chargers and four Level 2 Chargers from multiple manufacturers and software providers, the center offers opportunities to test and evaluate different options. In addition, the EVIDC showcases the latest sustainable technologies, including inductive charging, solar canopies, battery storage, micro-grids, and transparent use-case data, allowing clients to witness the environmental benefits of these innovations.
For more information, read the full release from Business Wire.