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BMW and Porsche demonstrate 450kW ultra-fast charger

Full charge in 15 minutes, 62 miles of range in less than 3

Full charge in 15 minutes, 62 miles of range in less than 3.

Audi expects 2020 E-Tron GT to accept 350-kW fast charging

It would mean charing to 80 percent capacity in less than 12 minutes

It would mean charing to 80 percent capacity in less than 12 minutes.

Germany installs more electric car chargers, but still unprofitable

2,800 new public charging points since June 2017

2,800 new public charging points since June 2017.

California gives Volkswagen green light for clean vehicle infrastructure plan

This is the first part of the price VW will pay in its diesel emissions settlement.

BMW works with software platform QMerit on install services

New website 'certifies' local charging-station installers

BMW and California-based software maker QMerit collaborate on www.bmwcharging.com, which lists certified charging-station installers.

California utilities want $1 billion to fund more vehicle chargers

Utilities tout more chargers at California homes and businesses

Pacific Gas & Electric, Southern California Edison, and San Diego Gas & Electric each submitted funding needs and plans for more charging stations.

EVgo strings fast-charging stations across Colorado

New Colorado Springs-area fast-chargers complete Rocky Mountain chain.

Colorado-based Vision Ridge Partners acquired EVgo from NRG earlier this year.

Shell may launch a UK EV charging network in 2017

It's 'examining the potential' for a small roll-out next year.

Who needs gas stations?

A charging station in Norway has more plugs than Alaska and North Dakota, combined

Surprise, Norway continues to lead the way in EV adoption.

Norway opens the world's largest DC fast-charging site. Emphasis on large.

Tesla website code reveals how the Supercharger could make money

When you know enough HTML, you can learn things.

This may be how Model 3 owners will pay for Supercharger access.

Number of EV charging stations continues to grow, while gas stations decline

It's all part of a trend.

ChargePoint says it now has 30,000 EV stations on its network. It's only growing, too.

Tesla boosts Superchargers to 145 kW, backs 'fastest' claim

UK group verifies Tesla's claim that its chargers supply the most power.

The information came out as part of a legal fight in the UK.

Tesla may add more chargers at Sheetz gas stations

Sheetz's 400-plus gas stations offer ample deployment expansion potential for Tesla.

Tesla may partner with gas-station operator Sheetz on deploying more charging stations.

NRG sells EVgo network of fast-chargers to investment firm

EVgo charging network had been borne out of California's power crisis.

The EVgo charging network was sold by utility company NRG to Vision Ridge Partners.

CHAdeMO working on fast-charging standard for 200-mile EVs

New charging-station standards will allow for a 150-kW power transfer.

The Japanese-backed charging-protocol group CHAdeMO readies its fast chargers for longer-range electric vehicles.

Charging station count rises, but plug-in vehicle sales fall

The exception is Tesla, where higher sales, more charging stations go hand in hand.

US charging-outlet count is rising about 30 percent a year, but range anxiety continues to hinder plug-in vehicle sales.

Over 2,000 Tesla Supercharger outlets installed around the world

EV Maker Appears to Make Good On 2013 Goal

The latest Tesla Supercharger count rolls past 2,000 worldwide to serve Model S drivers.

Almost half of the EV charging stations in Scotland sit unused

Edinburgh, Glasgow, Dundee Stations Still Get Plenty of Action

About half of Scotland's plug-in vehicle recharging stations don't get used over the course of a month.

ChargePoint CEO calls PG&E's EV charging station 'monopoly' a bad idea

Charging-Station Builder Says Utility's Infrastructure Plan Creates Monopoly

ChargePoint takes issue with PG&E's plan to build infrastructure for 25,000 plug-in vehicle recharging stations across California.

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