Nissan: Nissan and EVgo open ‘I-95 Fast Charging ARC’ joining EV drivers between Boston and Washington D.C.

Posted on 07. Sep, 2018 by in Nissan Canada

  • EV owners can now make a 500-mile tour from Boston to Washington D.C. with palliate as a array of EVgo DC Fast Charging stations, famous as a `I-95 Fast Charging ARC’is now open. 
  • The ARC consists of 9 EVgo DC Fast Charging stations versed with 52 quick chargers in total, any with dual charging connector options.  
  • Most of a quick charging stations are located within tighten vicinity to I-95 providing permitted access 
  • These sites will be among a largest quick charging stations* permitted to a public 

NEW YORK – Nissan and EVgo have finished their devise to bond a cities of Boston and Washington D.C. with a array of 9 electric car quick charging stations. The execution of a Northeast quick charging mezzanine provides a extensive charging infrastructure, giving electric car (EV) owners assent of mind and preference when travelling a 500 miles between a dual cities.

Each quick charging hire can assign adult to 4 or some-more EVs concurrently during a energy outlay of 50kW. The stations have also been designed and assembled to adjust to destiny advances in EV technology, including pre-wiring for aloft charging outputs to concede easy upgrading to 150kW quick chargers.

“We’re vehement to continue pioneering a growth of electric car infrastructure with a opening of a second charging `corridor’project in a U.S.” pronounced Brian Maragno, director, EV sales and marketing, Nissan North America, Inc. “This charging track along one of a many heavily populated areas of a nation serve demonstrates a joining to a mass doing and destiny growth of simply permitted EV record and will encourage EV transport adult and down a Northeastern seashore of a United States.” 

“EVgo and Nissan’s I-95 Fast Charging ARC is designed to make quick charging easy and permitted for EV drivers from Boston to Washington D.C.,” pronounced Cathy Zoi, a CEO of EVgo. “Because we possess a quick charging stations, EVgo drivers can rest on us to offer well-developed use from seashore to coast. We extol Nissan’s ancestral care in infrastructure investment in partnership with EVgo, affording drivers a event to rest on a I-95 Fast Charging ARC today.”

Nissan stays a tellurian personality in EV sales, and a “Infrastructure for All” beginning has played a essential purpose in a growth of a I-95 Fast Charging ARC. As partial of this inclusivity initiative, all charging stations underline both CHAdeMO and Combined Charging System (CCS) quick charging outlets providing entrance to all EVs permitted now with quick charging capability. Owners of Nissan LEAFs can assign their vehicles adult to 80 percent in usually 30 to 40 mins when regulating one of a DC outlets.

As partial of Nissan’s “No Charge to Charge” program**, owners of Nissan LEAF models can assign their car for adult to 30 mins nominal charging during any participating DC fast-charge station. LEAF owners are authorised for this module for dual years following their time of car purchase. 

“No Charge to Charge” covers 55 markets nationwide, creation it permitted to 93 percent of LEAF sales. Additionally, Nissan has spent over $60 million on EV infrastructure, ensuing in a normal LEAF motorist being within 10 minutes’drive to a quick assign site.

The I-95 Fast Charging ARC is a newest serve to EVgo’s charging network that includes some-more than 1000 quick charging stations travelling 34 states.

 

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About Nissan North America
In North America, Nissan’s operations embody automotive styling, engineering, consumer and corporate financing, sales and marketing, placement and manufacturing. Nissan is dedicated to improving a sourroundings underneath a Nissan Green Program and has been famous annually by a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as an ENERGY STAR® Partner of a Year given 2010. More information on Nissan in North America and a finish line of Nissan and INFINITI vehicles can be found online at www.nissanusa.com and www.infinitiusa.com, or revisit a U.S. media sites nissanews.com and infinitinews.com.

About Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. 
Nissan is a tellurian full-line car manufacturer that sells some-more than 60 models underneath a Nissan, INFINITI and Datsun brands. In mercantile year 2016, a association sole 5.63 million vehicles globally, generating income of 11.72 trillion yen. Nissan engineers, manufactures and markets a world’s best-selling all-electric car in history, a Nissan LEAF. Nissan’s tellurian domicile in Yokohama, Japan, manages operations in 6 regions: Asia Oceania; Africa, Middle East India; China; Europe; Latin America; and North America. Nissan has a tellurian workforce of 247,500 and has been partnered with French manufacturer Renault underneath a Renault-Nissan Alliance given 1999. In 2016, Nissan acquired a 34 percent interest in Mitsubishi Motors, that became a third member of a Alliance – a organisation with total annual sales of roughly 10 million units a year.

For some-more information about Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.’s products, services and a joining to tolerable mobility, visit Nissan-Global.com. Follow us on FacebookInstagramTwitter and LinkedIn, and perspective a latest videos on YouTube.

About EVgo
EVgo is America’s Largest Public Fast Charging Network. EVgo’s quick chargers broach convenient, quick charges to EV drivers on a go, during a rate approximately 8 times faster than required Level 2 charging. EVgo’s quick chargers are concordant with all EV models now on a marketplace that accept DC Fast Charging. With some-more than 1,000 quick chargers and some-more than 1,000 Level 2 chargers in 66 civil markets, EVgo’s network in 34 U.S. states allows EV drivers to transport serve while providing model use by progressing and handling a charging stations. EVgo offers a accumulation of stretchable pricing options for drivers including Pay As You Go and low-cost Membership options, as good as nominal charging skeleton for buyers of new vehicles from partner automakers, including BMW and Nissan.

EVgo’s chargers are in convenient, jammed locations where direct for EV quick charging is highest. To find out more, or to join a EVgo network, revisit EVgo.com. Connect with EVgo on Facebook and follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.

For some-more information on Nissan products, services and joining to tolerable mobility, revisit a website during http://www.nissan-global.com/EN/.

*Public charging networks are supposing by eccentric companies, and are not within Nissan’s control. Availability of charging stations not guaranteed.
**This offer relates to all new MY 2013 or after Nissan LEAFs (i) purchased or leased from a participating play that is located in a subordinate market, AND (ii) purchased or leased during a subordinate duration for such subordinate market. Fleet business not eligible. The estimate sell value of a offer is adult to $1012, though might change by market.  The offer can't be total with other offers, is non-transferable, and not redeemable for cash. Offer requires activation of a EZ-ChargeSM Card. Charging sessions over 60 mins of Level 2 charging and 30 mins of DC Fast charging are theme to additional fees, depending on a network. Other terms, conditions, and eligibility criteria apply. Visit EZ-Charge.com or www.nissanusa.com/leaf-electric-car/ev-incentives for details. Public charging stations are third-party owned, not within Nissan’s control.  Availability of open charging stations not guaranteed.  Offer is theme to change during any time and/or is theme to early stop but notice.


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jeff.wandell@nissan-usa.com

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