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The ISO/IEC 15118 Testing Symposium in Versailles shows a great momentum in the CCS adoption
The 6th International CCS & ISO/IEC 15118 Testing Symposium hosted by the CharIN member VEDECOM brought together more than 200 participants from 85 companies from the smart charging community including many CharIN members; it was the biggest event so far in the series of Testing Symposia since its...
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...
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.
CharIN participated at the ASEAN ELECTRIC VEHICLE SUMMIT in Manila
The first ASEAN Electric Vehicle Summit took place from June 29 to 30 2017 at the World Trade Center in Manila, Philippines.
CharIN presentation at a regional Basque EV charging project
CharIN participated at the final conference of the Basque AZKARGA projects last week in Bilbao, Spain.