The very first charging point set in New Zealand on ChargeMap has just been added by a member with the username “adambenli”.
We have created a forum in order to make it easier for ChargeMap’s contributors and the website’s team to communicate.
In the United States, ChargePoint, Inc. and ECOtality, Inc. have joined forced to create Collaboratev. This company is meant to enable interoperability between all charging networks.
How many charging points are there in France?* Where are they located? We have developed a tool here at ChargeMap so that you can get answers to these type of questions.
The European Commission decided to drastically increase the number of charging points for electric and plug-in hybrid cars throughout the Union by 2020.
We have just published the beta version of a route search tool that displays all our listed charging points between your departure point and destination. As it is still in beta, we expect that this service will improve with time.
In this video, TV and radio presenter Paul Ross demonstrates how to use a CHADEMO charger. He stopped at a supermarket where he could use the charger for free. An 89% charge of his Nissan Leaf was completed in no more than 34 minutes !
The whole ChargeMap team wishes you all the very best for 2013. Our “resolution” will be to put the new version of ChargeMap online very soon, with a more precise plug type indication.
This Friday, Tesla unveiled the first six of its highly anticipated proprietary DC Superchargers in California.
One of the countries that has absolutely been on our radar for smart and proactive Electric Vehicle initiatives is Ireland, and we are happy to announce that we have finally added a number of EV charging points in Ireland to our database.
We have just published the public beta Android version of the ChargeMap application. Testing is open to all volunteers.
ChargeMap goes the extra mile to validate all the details our members provide before publishing them. We do so to ensure that you are not driving towards a charging station that you cannot use, for any number of reasons.
We are finalizing the first Android version of the ChargeMap application and we are looking for beta-testers to ensure that the application functions on all types of telephones.
The French government has just announced a recovery plan for the automobile sector, and electric and hybrid vehicles feature heavily in the plan. 50 million euros has been set aside to accelerate the roll-out of recharging infrastructure for electric vehicles.
ChargeMap is just a little over a year old and we haven’t stopped improving the service. Our team is busy working on new features which we hope will be useful for our users.