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Francis Energy Awarded Grant Funds by the State of Missouri for Deployment of EV Fast Chargers

Francis Energy Awarded Grant Funds by the State of Missouri for Deployment of EV Fast Chargers

January 11, 2022
TULSA, OK (January 11, 2022) – Francis Energy, owner and operator of the nation’s first comprehensive statewide EV charging network, announced today it has been awarded grant funds by the Missouri Department of Natural Resources (DNR) to build and operate three new charging stations in high-traffic areas of the state’s highways. The locations include Harrisonville, […]
Ford and GM Demonstrate the Transformation of Transportation

Ford and GM Demonstrate the Transformation of Transportation

January 5, 2022
Francis Energy Founder and CEO David Jankowsky comments on recent announcements from two of Detroit’s big automakers – Ford doubling its production of the all new electric F-150 Lightning and GM unveiling its new electric Silverado.  “Pickups are an essential part of the American story and have deep roots in middle America. The recent announcements […]
9 hot startups that could make or break the electric car industry by rethinking how drivers plug in

9 hot startups that could make or break the electric car industry by rethinking how drivers plug in

December 30, 2021
TULSA, OK (December 30, 2021) Over the next seral years, automakers will release electric versions of the pickups and SUVs their customers love. But that love is unlikely to last if their buyers struggle to keep them charged up while on the road. Right now, more than 80 percent of EV charging is done at […]
The Bet Behind Electrifying the Heartland for EVs

The Bet Behind Electrifying the Heartland for EVs

December 28, 2021
TULSA, OK (December 28, 2021) David Jankowsky is among those trying to remove a major obstacle to consumer demand for electric vehicles: a lack of charging stations across rural America. Mr. Jankowsky is chief executive of Francis Energy, a Tulsa, Okla.-based startup that has been installing fast chargers in remote areas of the Great Plains, […]
Francis Energy and Fuel Maxx Announce Partnership to Expand EV Fast Charging Network in Houston Area

Francis Energy and Fuel Maxx Announce Partnership to Expand EV Fast Charging Network in Houston Area

December 9, 2021
TULSA, OK (December 8, 2021) – Francis Energy announced plans today to expand its network of EV fast chargers by partnering with Fuel Maxx, one of the largest gas station retailers in Texas, bringing greater charging accessibility to the Greater Houston metropolitan area. The partnership represents Francis Energy’s commitment to aggressively building a fast-charging network […]