Express Lane: DC Fast Charging Will Soon Skip a Time-Consuming Step

Express Lane: DC Fast Charging Will Soon Skip a Time-Consuming Step

Commercial fast-charging systems are starting to look less like laboratory experiments and more like, well, like what Tesla has been offering for a few years with its Supercharger network : a user experience that is simple, consistent, intuitive, and doesn’t require tutorials every step of the way. Charging hardware maker ABB announced this month that it has enabled a feature called Autocharge by tapping into a unique ID given to every vehicle with a Combined Charging System (CCS) fast-charging port. With it, charging providers can link your vehicle to an account and bill you automatically. That may sound like […]