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First CharIN Focus Group Week took place in Berlin

“Highly relevant topics and a good overall organization”: Excellent feedback from the CharIN members!

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Shell joins CharIN e.V.

Shell has become a member of CharIN e. V. (Charging Interface Initiative e. V.), an association whose aim is to develop and establish the Combined Charging System (CCS) as a global standard for charging battery-powered electric vehicles of all kinds.

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International Standardization: Boost to Electric Mobility

IAV has joined the Charging Interface Initiative (CharIN e.V.) network. The network wants to establish CCS (Combined Charging System) as the global standard on recharging electric vehicles. Almost all leading OEMs as well as numerous component suppliers and recharging infrastructure manufacturers...

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Fachbuch "Wachstumsmotor Elektromobilität"

In seinem Fachbuch "Wachstumsmotor Elektromobilität" befasst sich der Autor Jens Eickelmann mit der Komplexität desselbigen Themas und den damit einhergehenden Technologien und Herausforderungen.

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

Don’t miss the 4th Vector E-Mobility Engineering Day with engaging presentations in the new head office of Vector Informatik in Stuttgart!



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CharIN member Fastned expands into Germany

Fastned, which is building a European network of fast-charging stations is expanding its network into Germany. Fastned announced that it has acquired its first 14 locations in Germany. At these locations Fastned will build and operate stations with multiple fast chargers, that are suited to charge...

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Intense commitment of CharIN members at the Charge Days Connecting Conference

CharIN members participated as speakers, exhibitors and participants at the Charge Days Connecting Conference, which gained a lot of positive feedback.


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CharINs perspective on Inductive Charging

To underline its “one system for all” target CharIN decided to incorporate inductive charging into its global approach.

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