Posts Tagged fast charging

Tesla Model 3 Charging At Supercharger – Video

Here is one of the first videos of a Tesla Model 3 at the Supercharger in San Mateo, California where 10 stalls await. With two cars using the same Supercharger (two adjacent stalls occupied), charging power started around 30 kW out of 120 kW total, but with only single car…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 46

FastCharge Now Evaluating 450 kW Charging

450-kW charging sounds like the way off future, but is it really that far off? A large group of German companies have joined forces in the FastCharge research project to evaluate fast-charging technologies at the very boundaries of what is believed to be technically feasible. Participants in the project received…

3 months ago by Mark Kane 46

DoE Maps Out 4 Possible Charging Station Scenarios For U.S.

The US DOE’s Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy recently highlighted the National Renewable Energy Laboratory’s (NREL) report on several potential scenarios of how the electric vehicle charging infrastructure will look like in 2030. The report assumes some 15 million plug-in vehicles to be on the roads in U.S. within the…

3 months ago by Mark Kane 20

Shell Teams With IONITY to Deploy Chargers Across Europe

Shell expands its charging efforts. Imagine that. IONITY, a 350 kW fast charging network established by BMW, Daimler, Ford, Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche, announced site partners for 18 European countries. Four companies, Shell, OMV, Tank & Rast and Circle K will install more than half of around 400 stations planned…

3 months ago by Mark Kane 9