New EV Trend: Fast Tracking Ultra Fast DC Fast Chargers

Navigant Research notes a new trend in the charging infrastructure business – ultra-fast charging. The time when 50 kW chargers (CHAdeMO and CCS Combo) were considered the basic element of a “fast” charging networks will now seemingly fade away, as new longer-range EVs need even more power to replenish range in an…

2 days ago by Mark Kane 43

5 European Fast Charging Networks Announce Open Fast Charging Alliance

Major fast charging networks in Europe are teaming up together in order to make electric vehicle travel in the region more seamless. The recently announced Open Fast Charging Alliance has a goal of  being“a premium network of fast chargers all over Europe”. The new network consists of: Fastned (The Netherlands) Sodetrel (France) Smatrics (Austria)…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 19

BMW ChargeNow EVgo Expansion Underway In U.S.

BMW continues to make news with regards to electric vehicle infrastructure and customer charging programs. Coming off yesterday’s Nissan partnership news, today BMW has announced the expansion of their ChargeNow by EVgo program. The ChargeNow by EVgo program was initiated by BMW in November of 2015, and was active in…

4 weeks ago by Tom Moloughney 10