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02/27/2017

Efacec first projects of high Power EV charging Solutions up to 350 kW, are actually starting on the ground

First world EV chargers, targeted for long range vehicles, capable to provide an output power of 350 kilowatts (kW) and a high voltage of 1000 volts (V) are actually built and installed by Efacec

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02/20/2017

Charging Infrastructure: Flexibility is Key

The Charging Initiative e.V. (CharIN) has published an industry statement explaining the requirements for future charging infrastructure.

 

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02/13/2017

Save-the-date: 6th International ISO/IEC 15118 Interoperability and Conformance Testing Symposium takes place on June 22 - 23 in France

The 6th International ISO/IEC 15118 Interoperability and Conformance Testing Symposium takes place on June 22nd - 23rd 2017 in Versailles, France. CharIN e.V. supports this event.

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02/02/2017

EEVC 2017 with CharIN

The CharIN e.V. supports the broad program of the Battery, Hybrid & Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle Congress from March 14th - 16th in Geneva. Chairman Claas Bracklo will present the CharIN e.V. in the infrastructure session "Where do we stand" on March 14th at 4:30 pm.

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01/30/2017

Electric Vehicle Charging Interface Initiative Welcomes STMicroelectronics

Berlin – January 31, 2017 – The Charging Interface Initiative e. V., CharIN, an open association founded to develop and establish the Combined Charging System (CCS) as the standard for charging all kinds of battery-powered electric vehicles, and STMicroelectronics, a global semiconductor leader...

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01/27/2017

Update of the CCS 1.0 Specification

We are pleased to announce that an update of the CCS 1.0 Specification was released.

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03/09/2017

Energica joins CharIN e.V.

The CCS charging initiative welcomed Energica as its latest member. Energica says it is the first electric motorcycle manufacturer that uses this fast-charging standard. Energica is the only manufacturer of electric motorcycles to join the association.

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03/01/2017

MAN joins CharIN

MAN Truck & Bus is joining the Charging Interface Initiative. The aim of the association is to establish the Combined Charging System (CCS) as the standard for charging all battery-powered electric vehicles.

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02/28/2017

Texas Instruments joins CharIN to drive innovation in the rapidly expanding electric vehicle charging market

A streamlined and standardized worldwide charging infrastructure is critical in the rapidly evolving electric vehicle (EV) market. Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN), a leading semiconductor technology provider in the EV industry, has joined the global Charging Interface Initiative E.V. (CharIN)...

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