BMW to Release Own Fast-Charger

BMW of North America has launched its own DC fast charger!

A joint development between BMW and Bosch, the BMW i DC Fast Charger can charge an i3 to 80 percent in 30 minutes.

Tacoma to Require Commercial EV Stations

The Tacoma City Council approved new rules Tuesday requiring new commercial buildings in Tacoma to install electric vehicle charging stations in their parking lots.

Nissan Prices Replacement Batteries at $5,499

Nissan has announced replacement batteries for the Leaf will cost $5,499. The list price does not include taxes or dealer installation costs. Owners of 2010 and 2011 Leaf’s will also need to pay for a $255 installation kit necessary for Nissan’s new battery packs to fit properly in the car.