Posts Tagged tesla supercharging

Electric Vehicle Charging Options In The U.S.

Most electric vehicle veterans and enthusiasts are familiar with the topic of EV charging and all its variations; but for those who are new (the rest of the 99% of new car sales) it’s still more black magic. U.S. DOE Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy comes to the…

2 years ago by Mark Kane 16

Tesla to Supercharge 98% of US Population by 2015

98%…imagine that!!! In Tesla’s latest update to its Supercharger rollout map, the automaker announced that, by the end of 2015, 98% of the US population will be within range (Model S range) of the nearest Supercharger station. That’s a remarkable feat, one that shouldn’t be taken lightly. If Tesla makes…

4 years ago by Eric Loveday 30

Tesla Adds 8-Unit Supercharger Station Along I-5 in Burlington, Washington to Enable Free Travel Between Portland, Seattle and Vancouver

      Add one more Supercharger to the rapidly growing list of “live” stations on Tesla’s expanding network. This one, located along I-5 in Burlington, Washington, enables Model S owners to “now travel for free between Portland, Seattle, and Vancouver,” says Tesla. The Burlington site features 8 supercharging points…

4 years ago by Eric Loveday 7

Tesla Says Sub 10-Minute Supercharging is Possible

Can a Tesla Model S be charged in 10 minutes? How about in 5 minutes? Tesla’s chief technology officer, JB Straubel,seems to think so, but don’t count on it being a possibility anytime soon. In an exclusive Supercharger-related interview with MIT Technology Review, Straubel stated: “It’s not going to happen…

4 years ago by Eric Loveday 34