ChargePoint CEO Says Gas Stations Aren’t A Model For EV Charging

ChargePoint CEO Pasquale Romano shared his thoughts this Summer on why the gas station business model doesn’t fit with the future of electric cars. The EV charging infrastructure of today is far from perfect, but the electrification of gas stations, or following their model for plug-in vehicles is not the solution. Stats: ChargePoint doubled…

1 week ago by Mark Kane 92

ABB Introduces 150-350 kW ABB Terra HP High Power Chargers

ABB is introducing its new high power charging solution – the Terra HP, designed for 150-350 kW power outputs, while at the same time being dual-standard: CHAdeMO and CCS Combo. The new chargers are two separate units – the cabinet that provides power, and the station terminals with charging connectors…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 34

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Check Out Shell’s EV Charging Stations

So @shell branded #EV charging. The tipping point approaches. — Dave Davies (@dodavies) September 24, 2017 It seems Shell is living up to its word, and making its way into EV charging. As we previously reported, the company that owns Shell gas stations was in the midst of plans…

2 weeks ago by Steven Loveday 49

Tesla Supercharger Count Surpasses 1,000

1,000 and still growing at a rapid rate. The Tesla Supercharger network has reached a milestone of 1,000 stations installed around the world since late 2012, when the first few were opened in California., a site that tracks all of the Tesla Superchargers, lists the following data: 449 stations…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 25


Tesla Extends Supercharger Route In Southern Australia

Tesla is expanding its Supercharger route in Southern Australia, which will allow drivers to check out the world’s largest battery site. As has been the plan all along, Tesla continues to indefinitely expand its global Supercharger network. This is due in part to Model 3 production — meaning many more people…

3 weeks ago by Steven Loveday 8