07 Oct '11, 9am

Superfast Driving AND Superfast EV Charging on the Autobahn

Superfast Driving AND Superfast EV Charging on the Autobahn

The power company E.ON installed the first DC quick-charge stations in Germany on a highway in Bavaria on August 24th, with more to come. EVs with a charge capacity of up to 50kW will be able to fully charge their batteries at the E.ON stations in 20 – 30 minutes. Compared to the current charging stations – AC chargers able to handle 3.5kW charging capacity in about 6 hours – they’re a vast improvement.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/10/07/superfast-driving-and...

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greencarreports.com 07 Oct '11, 11pm

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