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What's going on? Fast Charging: For Some, It's a Way of Life

What's going on? Fast Charging: For Some, It's a Way of Life

Karl Boekelheide charges up on Oregon's AeroVironment network. (Karl Boekelheide photo) For Demetri Spantidos, a Weston, Connecticut resident who works as a network engineer in nearby hedge fund-rich Greenwich, fast charging his Tesla Model S is now a way of life, made possible by convenient state-run public stations. "I don't charge at home much anymore," Spantidos told me. "I was doing that, but the utility actually called me to point out that I was using $50 to $100 more in electricity than I did before. Now I stop at the Greenwich Superchargers on the highway every two days, and check email or surf the web while I'm waiting. I'm used to it; I even drove to Florida once on the Tesla network." Not a bad deal for Tesla owners, especially since the multiple Supercharger locations in the state offer free electricity. Even if Spantidos (who likes Tesla so much he made a hand...

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