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Combined Charging System: Making life easier for electric car owners
A group of leading companies in the automotive and related industries has founded the Charging Interface Initiative (CharIN) association in Berlin. Founded on 19 May 2015, the association’s goals include the promotion and ongoing development of the Combined Charging System (CCS), a universal...
"Combined Charging – ein universelles Ladesystem"
"Combined Charging – ein universelles Ladesystem" (German, Chinese), by Coordination Office Charging Interface, in Special Edition Electric Mobility, Econet Monitor Magazine, 2014, German Industry & CommerceGreater China, Beijing
Australia-based fast charger company Tritium expanding to US
Australia-based Tritium, developer and manufacturer of the Veefil 50 kW DC fast charger for electric vehicles, will open its first overseas premises in Torrance, California in early 2017. The US facility will focus on technical customer support, assembly, manufacturing and R&D.
Renault To Equip Future EVs with 22 kW AC and 100 kW DC CCS Combo Charging
French media reports that Renault is considering two charging options for its future electric cars: 22 kW AC (three-phase Type 2 inlet) and 100 kW DC (CCS Combo – European version)
CharIN joint booth with Energica bike was well-attended
CharIN e.V. presented its goals and activities together with members at a joint booth at the eCarTec 2016 in Munich. The center of attraction at the joint booth was the Energica, the first electric series bike with CCS charging.