Membership Categories

The CharIN association is comprised of two types of members: Core Members and Regular Members. Please refer to the CharIN Articles of Association for more details of what’s involved for each category.


Core Members
are particularly closely involved in global activities relating to the Combined Charging System (CCS) and have a particular set of rights and duties within the association’s framework. All the founding members are automatically Core Members, but any member can become a Core Member if they fulfil certain criteria.

Regular Members
, as the name implies, are those who are not Core Members. They may be people or companies in relevant organisations, such as automotive component suppliers, power utilities, public authorities, IT and communications, non-profit organisations etc. They support the rollout of the CCS and participate in one or more working groups together with the Core Members.


It’s important to note that the CharIN association is not a closed shop. Documentation concerning the architecture, standards and technology behind the CCS is available on demand – there’s no need to become a member if you simply wish to review the relevant technical information.

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PLEASE NOTE
These are translations for your convenience and not legally binding. The legally binding documents are the German versions “Satzung des Charging Interface Initiative e. V.” (*) and “Beitragsordnung des Charging Interface Initiative e. V.” (**).

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03/23/2017

Toyota Motor Europe joins CharIN e.V.

Ever since its foundation in 1937, Toyota has sought to contribute to a more prosperous society through its commitment to quality, constant innovation and respect for the planet.

Today, Toyota manufactures a diverse line-up of vehicles all over the globe.

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03/21/2017

CharIN member Vector Informatik GmbH organizes 4th Vector E-Mobility Engineering Day on April 27th

 

 

Don’t miss the annual event with engaging presentations in the new head office of Vector Informatik in Stuttgart!

 

 

 

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03/13/2017

ROHM becomes a member of CharIN to contribute to high power charging system with SiC technology

Willich-Münchheide/Germany, – Feb. 22, 2017 - ROHM becomes a regular member of the CharIN (Charging Interface Initiative) , an association to develop and establish the Combined Charging System (CCS) as the standard for charging battery-powered electric vehicles of all kinds.

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