Electrify America shuts down most of its high-powered EV chargers

Volkswagen-backed Electrify America has been busy building up an infrastructure of 150kW and 350kW-capable electric vehicle charging sites, even before there are any production cars on the road to use them. However, now it has had to take most of them offline at the advice of Huber+Suhner, the supplier of its charging cables. According to […]

The best wired fast chargers

By Nick Guy and Sarah Witman This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter’s independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full wired fast charger guide here. Smartphones are capable of charging a lot faster than they could just a few years ago, […]

Electrify America installs California’s first 350kW EV chargers

Californians now have access to some of the fastest electric vehicle chargers on the planet… even if people can’t really use those chargers yet. VW’s Electrify America has installed California’s first publicly available 350kW EV chargers at Simon’s San Francisco Premium Outlets in Livermore Valley, 40 miles from San Francisco proper. The shopping location now […]

VW’s Electrify America to install EV chargers along the Ohio Turnpike

If electric cars are going to become a staple of American roads, they’re going to need chargers near prominent routes. And VW’s Electrify America is about to address that. The company has revealed plans to install the first EV charging stations along the Ohio Turnpike, a 241-mile toll road meant to speed up trips in […]

The new iPhone XS and XS Max support faster wireless charging speeds — and so do these 3 wireless chargers

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Getty The new iPhone XS and XS Max have several hardware improvements over last year’s models, but one a big one is that they can be wirelessly charged faster, which […]

ChargePoint hopes to operate 2.5 million EV chargers by 2025

ChargePoint currently operates around 54,000 EV charging points — sure, it’s but a fraction of the number of gas pumps in the world, but it’s relatively plenty. Even Tesla’s growing Supercharger network only has 11,013 chargers at this point in time. Someday, however, those 54,000 chargers won’t be enough, so the company has decided to […]

3 good car chargers

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5 great portable car battery chargers | Autoblog's favorites

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Videos,Autoblog Minute,Original Video Never get stuck with a dead battery again. Continue reading 5 great portable car battery chargers | Autoblog’s favorites 5 great portable car battery chargers | Autoblog’s favorites originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 23 Aug 2018 19:30:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use […]