Daimler, BMW, Volkswagen, & Ford Join Forces To Create Ionity Fast Charger Network In Europe

Daimler, BMW, Volkswagen, & Ford Join Forces To Create Ionity Fast Charger Network In Europe

This story about the Ionity fast charger network in Europe was first published by Gas2 . The “chicken and egg” conundrum continues to haunt the electric car revolution — to move things forward, do you need to build more electric cars or more electric car chargers? The answer, obviously, is “Both!” However, so far, automakers have been reluctant to spend money on charging infrastructure for electric cars, hoping against hope that someone else would do the heavy lifting (or hoping that they won’t ). Yet, in order to meet tougher emissions regulations, they need to sell more electric cars. […]