Lincoln Electric Launches EV Fast Charger


In Cleveland this week, OMA-member Lincoln Electric launched its Velion DC fast charger for electric vehicles. This is the first and only American-designed and made EV charger that not only meets but exceeds the requirements of the federal National Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Formula Program (NEVI). Read the press release and related news stories. During this week’s ribbon cutting, CEO Chris Mapes recognized the OMA, among other partners, for its support for Ohio’s EV strategy. Lt. Gov. Jon Husted spoke at the event, noting there could be a need for 25,000 new workers in Ohio’s EV sector during the next five years.11/30/2023