Fastned Blog

Fast charging, station capacity and economies of scale

8 June 2016

This is the fourth blog post on fast charging technology by Fastned CTO Roland van der Put. In this blog he discusses how faster charging affects capacity of charging stations and economies of scale.

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Fastned partners with NewMotion

9 May 2016

As of today it is possible to charge at Fastned with the charge card of NewMotion. After entering the card number in the Fastned app once, EV drivers can easily start and end charging sessions with the Fastned app.

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The exciting future of fast charging

8 April 2016

This is the third blog post on fast charging technology by Fastned CTO Roland van der Put. In this blog he discusses how the next generation of EVs could eventually fast charge at speeds of up to 350 kW.

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Results Q1 2016

6 April 2016


1. Volume growth of 500% compared to Q1 2015
2. Revenue growth of 370% compared to Q1 2015
3. 21% revenue growth and 37% volume growth in relative to Q4 2015
4. 31% growth of active customers in relative to Q4 2015
5. Tesla adapters installed at 40 stations (mid April at all stations)
6. Deal with Nissan: four year fast charging at Fastned with each new LEAF

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How fast charging works

22 March 2016

This is the second blog post on the future of fast charging technology by Fastned CTO Roland van der Put. Today he explains the variables that define the speed of fast charging.

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Fastned shows 14% monthly growth in 2015

11 March 2016

1. 50 stations operational compared to 19 in 2014
2. 14% month-on-month sales growth
3. 229% growth in number of active customers
4. 244% volume growth compared to the previous year
5. Over 20 million Euro capital raised
6. 'Industry-first’ network uptime of 99.99%

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What is fast charging?

8 March 2016

Roland van der Put is CTO of Fastned and will write a series of posts on the future of fast charging technology. Today he starts with the basics: what is fast charging? And how is it different from ‘regular’ charging?

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Teslas can now charge super fast at Fastned

2 March 2016

Fastned adds Tesla adaptors to all stations which charge up to 250 km/h

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Nissan now offers 4 years of Fastned fast charging with all new electric cars

4 January 2016

Fastned and Nissan intensify their partnership. As of today, every new Nissan LEAF and ENV-200 will include four years of unlimited fast charging at Fastned.

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The Autowende has begun

25 November 2015

In the next 60 months the automotive industry will see more change than in the last 60 years. European car manufacturers should commit to electric cars now or Europe will be in economic trouble.

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