November 16th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan
Hyundai Motor Group has joined the European ultrafast charging network Ionity. The Ionity charging network is one of the most useful and widespread in charging networks in Europe, created to provide a Supercharger-like network for non-Tesla electric vehicles
October 9th, 2020 | by Guest Contributor
For the true road warrior it’s not just about the range of the vehicle. The availability of DC fast charging stations is also a critical factor
September 12th, 2020 | by Guest Contributor
Charity aims to travel from John O'Groats to Land’s End in 17 hours and beat the shortest charging time record for an
September 7th, 2020 | by Jacek Fior
The hardest piece to write when reporting an event is the final one, the one summarizing it all up after the event is over. Excitement fades away, you are back to your daily chores, and the faint memory of the electric Porsche Taycan turns more faint every hour
June 13th, 2020 | by Steve Hanley
Volkswagen has begun making its ID. Charger equipment available to its ID.3 customers as it prepares to begin deliveries in September.
January 25th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan
The largest ultrafast charging network in Europe aside from Tesla's exclusive Supercharger network is the Ionity network. The "second phase" of the network's development is now moving forward
November 3rd, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
Monday, November 4 is the date series production of the Volkswagen ID.3 electric car is scheduled to begin. German chancellor Angela Merkel will be on hand along with a clutch of notable dignitaries -- including me!
October 20th, 2019 | by Sponsored Content
As more electric vehicle (EV) models are released and EV charging stations are deployed, the technology supporting the growth has evolved, being driven by consumer and business use cases. This evolution is most apparent in the Combined Charging System’s (CCS) rapidly growing use of charging communication protocol ISO/IEC 15118. Learn more about this important charging technology in this free webinar.
October 14th, 2019 | by Guest Contributor
At first, people tend to see new technologies as updated versions of older ones. Just as early TV shows consisted of filmed radio shows or stage plays, and early websites resembled the pages of low-budget magazines, many in the mainstream media still believe that vehicle electrification will mean swapping gas pumps for charging stations
July 5th, 2019 | by Dr. Maximilian Holland
A Tesla Model 3 has travelled 2,781 km (1,728 miles) in 24 hours, breaking the 24 hour EV distance record. The new record was set by Bjørn Nyland and his co-pilots, on an autobahn in northern Germany
May 24th, 2019 | by Andy Miles
This is an article about the very first 350 kW IONITY charging station being launched in
May 19th, 2019 | by Maarten Vinkhuyzen
The Volkswagen ID is not just a sub-brand like Mercedes-Benz's EQ or Citroen's DS. It is a set of systems that enable carefree electric driving, forming an eco-system
April 21st, 2019 | by Sponsored Content
The United States has been slow to adopt Electric Vehicles (EVs) compared to the rest of the world. While California leads the way in the US with EVs making up perhaps five percent of new vehicle sales, 58 percent of new car sales in Norway were EVs, and other nations across Europe are well on the path towards EVs being the norm rather than the exception. This is driven by a mix of incentives and initiatives from governments and the private sector alike. Why the difference?
March 23rd, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
Ionity says it will have 400 ultra fast charging stations each with 6 chargers installed by the end of 2020. 63 have already been completed.
February 16th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
Volkswagen says production for its upcoming ID electric cars will be carbon neutral, as it sources the electrical needs for the factory at Zwickau from renewable sources. It also has created a new network to allow its customers recharge their cars using renewable energy.
November 18th, 2018 | by Dr. Maximilian Holland
The European ultrafast EV charging network Ionity has recently upped the tempo of its CCS network rollout, having gone from 6 locations in operation in mid September (and 14 more under construction) to 23 locations operating as of mid November (and 40 more under construction). They look set to meet their initial goal of having 50 locations open (averaging 6 charging stalls each) by the end of
September 22nd, 2018 | by Matt Pressman
Last month, another remarkable milestone came to fruition for the Silicon Valley Automaker. Eric Loveday reports (via InsideEVs), "It’s hard to believe it, but indeed it’s true. In the month of August, the Tesla Model 3 alone outsold all passenger cars from BMW." Meanwhile, in Germany, legacy automakers are struggling to develop a cohesive strategy for their fledgling electric vehicle programs