Offering coffee, store, and break space with fast charging

23 Sep 2017 by Kyle Field in Clean Technica – Tesla Exploring Opening Service Stations Alongside Superchargers Tesla is reportedly exploring the possibility of opening service stations to be co-located with its Superchargers, reports GrubStreet. The news came from Tesla Chief Technology Officer (CTO) JB Straubel who presented about industrial innovation this week at FSTEC, a conference that discusses the intersection of food …

Smoothing demand at EV fast-charging stations through storage solutions, shifting/shedding load for flexible demand at home or work

EV Clustered Charging Can Be Problematic For Electrical Utilities,  70 to 80% of the charging load could be shed at peak load times in case of an emergency and still ensure that all vehicles were fully charged in time for a scheduled trip. By Eric Schmidt SSTI, 4 Sep 2017 The electric vehicle (EV) market is booming. Bloomberg estimates EVs will account for 35% …