14 Nov '11, 10pm

Nissan Gives Away 400 EV Quick Charge Stations In Europe

Nissan Gives Away 400 EV Quick Charge Stations In Europe

As exciting as electric car technology has become over the past few years, it’s potential will always be limited without a global network of reliable charging stations. To this end, Nissan recently announced that it will donate 400 new quick charging stations to electric vehicle (EV) charging operators in Europe. While today’s drivers appreciate the idea of a fully-electric vehicle , the inconsistent placement of charging stations often encourages the fear that they could become stranded if traveling too far from home. Nissan hopes that providing this boost to the European-wide Quick Charge (QC) network will help convince more drivers that owning a fully-electric vehicle like the Nissan LEAF can be both safe and economical. Recharging a Nissan LEAF with a quick charger takes a little longer than it takes to refuel a conventional car and is significantly cheaper. And by est...

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