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CharIN recommendation: A harmonized connector approach per geographical region facilitates EV market uptake
CharIN is dedicated to support and establish the Combined Charging System (CCS) as the standard for charging Battery Electric Vehicles (EVs) of all kinds. As there are different CCS connector types used in the different regions of the world, CharIN recommends a harmonized CCS connector approach per...
A strong connection - KOSTAL will become a core member in the Charging Interface Initiative CharIN e.V.
KOSTAL, one of the largest automotive suppliers, world market and innovation leader in many areas of automotive mechatronics, joins CharIN e.V. and supports the initiative to introduce a global standard for charging systems for electric vehicles.
CharIN keynote at the iEVTech 2017 in Thailand
The 2nd EV technology conference or iEVTech 2017 was held in Bangkok from June 8-9, 2017. It’s the only annual international conference in ASEAN that focuses exclusively on the EV & its surrounding technologies & services.
Over 3000 CCS Chargers in Europe
According to the CCS charge map the number of CCS fast chargers has increased to over 3000 in Europe. This is an increase of 43% within the last year. With 603 chargers the UK has the higest number of CCS chargers followed by Germany with 595 CCS chargers.
Global Charging Standardization Organization Welcomes Proterra as First North American EV Bus Manufacturer Member
Berlin – June 6, 2017 – Today, the Charging Interface Initiative (CharIN e.V.), an international organization developing and establishing the Combined Charging System (CCS) as the standard for charging battery-powered electric vehicles of all kinds, announced that Proterra, the leading innovator in...
MStar joins CharIN E.V.
MStar Semicondutor (Mstar), a Mediatek Group company, has become a member of CharIN to take part in developing reliable communication links for Combined Charging System (CCS), which contributes to EV (Electric Vehicle) penetration. MStar plans to contribute to CharlN by sharing our technology and...
CharIN members Allego and Shell cooperate to install fast charging station in the Netherlands and the UK
To install fast charging stations for electric vehicles within the Netherlands and the United Kingdom the two CharIN members Allego and Shell decided to cooperate.
CharIN on NXP FTF Connects Silicon Valley: Collaborate to Win in Auto
Hundreds of attendees from auto OEMs, tier ones and high-tech companies joined us to collaborate on the radical transformations ahead in the auto industry at NXP FTF Connects in Silicon Valley on 21-22 June. Dozens of technical sessions, inspiring demos on the road, including the CharIN Life...
Webasto joins CharIN e.V.
The Webasto Group is a global innovative systems partner to almost all automobile manufacturers and among the top 100 suppliers in this industry sector.