30 Dec '14, 11pm

More EV Charging Stations Coming To Germany

More EV Charging Stations Coming To Germany

Part of the problem is a relatively low number of available charging stations; there are only 100 fast-charging DC stations, and 4,800 Level 2 charging stations. Sounds like a decent number, but consider that Norway, a nation of 5 million people, has 4,500 operational charging stations. Germany has 80 million people, and tens of thousands of more miles of roads to cover. Norwegians have purchased over 18,000 plug-in cars in 2014 alone, while Germans have purchased a little over half of that . Not even the otherwise successful BMW i3 is finding many takers in the Fatherland.

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