The retrofitting of Tesla Supercharging stations with CCS DC plugs in Europe progresses and here we take a look at the first station in Norway, equipped for...
Tesla accounted for over 80% of all-electric car sales in the U.S. last year, which helps to expand and reinforce the Tesla Supercharging network.
More than 2,000 CCS Combo DC fast chargers were installed in 2018 in Europe, which means that there's now over 50% more places to charge CCS compatible cars.
A Tesla Model 3 was seen at the Fastned fast charging station in the Netherlands. It was conducting final CCS charging checks.
Interestingly, Tesla left a sign on the Superchargers: Model 3 priority, which is there to suggest that owners of the Model S and Model X move to Superchargers...
FastCharge launched in Germany an ultra-fast charging station rated for 450 kW and at up to 920 V. This system charges a Porsche at over 400 kW.
Penske Truck Leasing joins the Charging Interface Initiative (CharIN) to promote CCS Combo fast charging standard in trucks
The Chinese manufacturer intends to give its customers a choice between the company’s proprietary charging system (Chinese type of plug) or a CCS Type...
Tesla might not be interested in supporting CCS standard, but then Model 3 owners in Europe will be at a disadvantage, it seems.
Finally, the number of fast chargers with CCS Combo DC plugs reached mark of 5,000 in Europe. The year-over-year growth amounted some 50-55%.
EVgo, which is the largest commercial fast-charging network in the U.S. with over 1,000 chargers, is upgrading its stations to make them available for all models...
BP become latest high-profile member of the CharIN e.V., an association whose aim is to develop and establish Combined Charging System (CCS) DC fast and...
CHAdeMO-compatible cars still are sold in higher volume than cars compatible with CCS Combo or Tesla fast charging standards.
South Korea, despite initial engagement in CHAdeMO fast charging standard several years ago, is making a switch to the CCS Combo standard, Combo 1.
The CharIN, recommends a harmonized CCS connector approach per geographical region - the Combo 1 (J1772) for North America, Combo 2 (Type 2) elsewhere
Europe begins year 2018 with 4,000 CCS Combo DC fast chargers - around 3,800 were installed in three and a half years, since its mid-2014 introduction.
The latest and greatest high power connector for the Combined Charging System (CCS) is made by Phoenix Contact, for power of up to 500 kW!
An interesting comparison of global plug-in vehicles sales by DC fast charging type - CHAdeMO, CCS Combo and Tesla Supercharging
Since the beginning of 2017 into October, the number of CCS Combo DC fast chargers increased in Europe by around 750 units, to more than 3,500 in operation today.
The Porsche center in Berlin-Adlershof, Germany is the first place in the world to get 350 kW DC CCS Combo fast chargers for the upcoming Porsche Mission E cars...
The International Energy Agency's annual report shows that Tesla tops the segment in sales goals, battery cost reductions, and charging infrastructure.