Tesla Supercharger Stories November 16

Tesla appears to be rushing toward its seemingly impossible goal to have 10,000 Superchargers online by the end of the year. In recent days and weeks, the company has been opening mega Supercharger stations with record numbers of stalls.

The latest is a new 50-stall Supercharger station in China, which makes it the biggest in the world equal to another station in China. expand full story

Tesla Supercharger Stories November 15

As we reported last week, Tesla has been making a lot of progress on its new kind of Supercharger station with solar arrays and owners lounge.

Now Tesla is about to bring them online as we take a closer look at what are going to be the biggest Supercharger stations in the US.

Update: the stations are now active.  expand full story

Tesla Supercharger Stories November 8

Tesla is building a new type of Supercharger station with larger numbers of charge points, solar arrays, and even owner lounges.

Now it looks like the first of those stations is just about to be completed and we get a first glimpse at it. expand full story

Tesla Supercharger Stories October 30

Earlier this year, Tesla CEO Elon Musk surprised some with the announcement that the company plans to add Powerpacks to its Supercharger network and to eventually bring off-grid ‘almost all’ of the charging stations on the network.

Now we learn that Tesla started adding Powerpacks to some Superchargers and it already started to prove quite useful. expand full story

Tesla Supercharger Stories October 28

Tesla is still far from its goal to have 10,000 Superchargers online around the world by the end of the year, but they might still have a shot thanks to several new large stations coming online.

The company confirmed that it is currently building a new 42-stall Supercharger station in Norway, which should become the biggest charging station in Europe. expand full story

Tesla Supercharger Stories October 25

Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced last year that the automaker was working on an electric and autonomous minibus based on the Model X platform. He said that the Model X is surprisingly well equipped to fit a bus body, but he later expressed doubts about the minibus program going forward due to the upcoming advent a shared autonomous car fleet.

Nonetheless, it doesn’t mean that a Tesla powertrain isn’t fit for a bus as evidenced by a new Tesla-powered electric bus project spotted charging at a Supercharger station. expand full story

Tesla Supercharger Stories October 23

Tesla is adding a ton of stations to its Supercharger network lately in an attempt to reach its goal to have over 10,000 Superchargers online by the end of the year.

We now learn that the automaker just brought online a single new station in Shanghai with 50 Superchargers – becoming the largest Supercharger station in the world. expand full story

Tesla Supercharger Stories October 17

Tesla had already confirmed that Model 3 owners wouldn’t have free unlimited access to its Supercharger network like Model S and Model X owners who bought their vehicles using Tesla’s referral program. They said that Model 3 would fall under its pay-per-use Supercharger model, but it wasn’t clear, at least to us, if the Model 3 would come with free “Supercharger credits.”

The answer is no. expand full story

Tesla Supercharger Stories October 3

Tesla’s Supercharger network just reached a new milestone today: 1,000 Supercharger stations worldwide.

While it’s a significant milestone for what is undoubtedly the most extensive DC fast-charging network in the world, Tesla still has a long way to go to reach its year-end goal. expand full story

Tesla Supercharger Stories September 26

Earlier this month, Tesla extended its planned Supercharger route in Australia all the way to its new giant Powerpack project.

Surprisingly, Tesla already completed the route just in time for the launch of the project on Friday. expand full story

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