Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN)-backed electrical automobile startup Rivian on Thursday revealed plans to put in greater than 13,500 chargers by the top of 2023 throughout the USA and Canada, meant completely for its prospects as properly for the general public.

What Occurred: The electrical automobile startup stated its Rivian Journey Community, unique to house owners of its quickly to be launched electrical autos, will add greater than 3,500 DC quick chargers at over 600 websites unfold throughout highways, and primary roads, usually by cafes and retailers. As well as, it additionally plans one other 10,000 chargers, referred to as Waypoints, that shall be open for public use.

Rivian is laying the groundwork for its prospects because it nears the launch of its first electrical autos R1T pickup truck and R1S SUV this summer season. The announcement can also be well-timed with President Joe Biden’s electrical automobile push and a name

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This text was initially revealed on March 1, 2017 and up to date on March 8, 2021.

In 2020, Fortune reported that the variety of girls operating America’s largest companies had hit a document excessive. There are actually 37 girls CEOs main Fortune 500 firms, rising from 33 girls CEOs in 2019.

A rise of 4 girls CEOs over the span of a 12 months might appear to be a small quantity, particularly when contemplating that girls make up 7.4% of the leaders on the Fortune 500 checklist and solely three of the 37 girls CEOs are girls of colour.

There’s nonetheless a whole lot of work that must be executed to place proficient girls of all backgrounds in cost and to maintain empowering them with management alternatives.

Just a few years in the past, I wrote about why it’s good enterprise sense to have girls CEOs. Wanting