3 Major US Electric Vehicle Initiatives — Which Is Most Important?

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 09 Jan 2022 03:05:18 +0000

Originally posted on EVANNEX. By Charles Morris The Biden administration has proposed a number of initiatives to promote transport electrification and clean energy. Three of these are specifically targeted at the auto industry: a reboot of the federal tax credits for EV purchases; a major investment in EV charging infrastructure; and a new set of fuel economy […]

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Italy Has Reached 400 Tesla Superchargers

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sat, 08 Jan 2022 01:57:49 +0000

Italy now has 400 Tesla Superchargers, Tesla announced on Instagram with a scenic photo of a Tesla charging against the backdrop of green mountains. Tesla has been rapidly expanding its Supercharger network month after month. Although the focus has often been on China’s Supercharger growth, and in more recent news, the US having a Supercharger […]

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Ask A Scientist: How To Get A Charge Out Of Your EV

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 10 Dec 2021 12:00:49 +0000

By Elliott Negin The Biden administration’s vision of an electric vehicle (EV) charging station network across the country came closer to becoming a reality last month when President Biden signed the $1.2-trillion Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act into law. The bill included $7.5 billion for EV charging infrastructure, which could get us close to reaching the president’s goal of […]

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Tesla News Europe: Workers Create Works Council, Fastned Chargers Added to Navigation

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Fri, 26 Nov 2021 02:10:18 +0000

Tesla may need to work with a union at its German factory and has added Fastned to its navigation in Europe.

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Tesla Announces New Supercharger In Alaska — Superchargers Now In 49 US States

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sat, 20 Nov 2021 01:09:20 +0000

In a tweet by Tesla Charging, Tesla announced that there is a new Supercharging station in Soldotna, Alaska. This is welcome news for Tesla owners in Alaska as well as those who may want to travel there. In 2019, Wade Anderson traveled in his Model 3 from Arizona all the way to the Arctic Circle […]

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Tesla & Buc-ee’s Plans For Superchargers Span 26 Stores In 7 States

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 18 Nov 2021 05:35:30 +0000

In October, Gail Alfar found out that Tesla was working with Buc-ee’s in two cities to bring Tesla Superchargers to the world’s largest gas station and convenience store. Having been inside a Buc-ee’s before, the best way to describe it is: a gas station on steroids with BBQ, fudge, and shopping. Just unearthed an agreement […]

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Tesla Supercharger Tips, Facts, & Conversations

Credit to Author: Arthur Frederick (Fritz) Hasler| Date: Mon, 15 Nov 2021 00:07:13 +0000

When you first learn about (and perhaps contemplate buying) a Tesla Model 3 or Model Y, you find out that they have almost no knobs or dials and everything is controlled by the center computer screen. If you are driving an older car, you don’t have any driver automation. You don’t have smart cruise control […]

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Tesla Superchargers Have Entered Africa, Starting in Morocco

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 03 Oct 2021 03:23:15 +0000

In May 2020, I chatted with a friend in the Tesla community who lives in Morocco. He had a special request for Elon Musk: “Morocco needs Tesla Supercharging stations.” Khalil Amar, who was a huge source of help to Tesla owners in Tunisia who set up charging stations in hotels, had been consistently asking Elon […]

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