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China: Drought And Heatwave Lead To Limited EV Charging Services [Video]

Disrupted power supplies, related to drought and heatwave in China, affected EV charging infrastructure in some areas.

According to Bloomberg, the Sichuan province experiences the nation’s worst drought since the 1960s, which forced it to slash hydropower generation. On the other hand, a heatwave significantly increased the demand for electricity (most likely air conditioning).

Now, there are multiple reports about halted manufacturing plants (including Toyota’s car plant and CATL’s battery plant). On top of that, some EV charging stations have been taken offline or limited in power/off-peak use only.

The report indicates that Tesla Superchargers and NIO battery swap stations were affected in Chengdu and Chongqing cities, which definitely is not good news for EV drivers.

NIO posted temporary notices for its customers that some battery swap stations are out of use because of the “severe overload on the grid under the persisting high temperatures.”Let’s recall that a single battery swap station might contain more …

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Alberta electric vehicle owners 'overwhelmingly' happy with buy: AMA [Video]

For many people looking to buy a new car, an electric option means extra considerations, like battery life or ability to charge and where. Despite these potential roadblocks, a new survey by the Alberta Motor Association (AMA) finds the vast majority of people in the province who own an electric vehicle (EV) are happy with their purchase.

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Aaj News - Pakistanis stealing car batteries in Saudi Arabia arrested [Video]

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