According to CEO Elon Musk:

[tweet https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/476956174697254912]

Prediction:  The news will allow 3rd parties to build superchargers (yay!) and also allow other brands of Car to charge at Tesla locations.

The news comes ahead of Tesla’s Japan rollout where the competing CHAdeMO standard rules for DC fast charging.  The Tesla CHAdeMO adapter is still unavailable for purchase but we’ve seen a few in use.

 

 

 

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