- Posted by EVandMore
- On 21/12/2015
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- BMW, BMWblog, Nissan
- Categories: BMW i3, Charging Network, Electric Vehicles, Fast charging, Nissan LEAF
Last January (2015), Nissan and Hydro-Quebec partnered up to expand the Electric Circuit public charging network in Quebec and BMW recently announced plans to build a Tesla-like charging network. Now, BMW and Nissan are working together to offer public DC fast charging across the USA. Here are excerpts from an article published in the BMWBlog.
BMW and Nissan are joining forces to offer public DC Fast charging at 120 locations across 19 states in an effort to support Nissan LEAF and BMW i3 customers and to promote increased adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) nationwide.
With this partnership between two of the top EV manufacturers, BMW and Nissan address the growing demand for additional public DC Fast-charging options in markets spanning the country, giving drivers the ability to easily extend the length of their electric travels. The breadth of Nissan and BMW’s fast-charger buildout is expansive, with fast chargers now available in California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, New Mexico, Nevada, New York, North and South Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia and Wisconsin.
Each of the new locations will offer a dual 50 kW DC Fast-charging station with both CHAdeMO and CCS (Combo) connectors, serving owners of both Nissan LEAF and BMW i3 electric cars, as well as all EV drivers in the U.S. whose vehicles are equipped with quick-charge ports. […]
SOURCE (original version) : BMWBLOG