News and Updates

News and Updates

Energy Industry Leader Brings Nearly Three Decades of Expertise to the ChargePoint Board Campbell, Calif – October 8, 2019 – ChargePoint , the world’s largest electric vehicle (EV) charging network, today announced the appointment of Roxanne Bowman to its Board of Directors. Bowman brings more than 27 years of utility experience, currently serving as an Operating Executive at NMS Capital and a member of the Board of Directors of CLEAResult, a company working to transform energy challenges into energy efficiency solutions for utilities, businesses and consumers. Bowman brings deep energy...


ChargePoint ® to Deploy High Powered Charging Solutions to Support New Electric Buses by 2020; Part of SFMTA’s Effort to Transition to Electric by 2035 Campbell, Calif – October 2, 2019 –Today, ChargePoint , the world’s largest electric vehicle (EV) charging network, and San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA), which oversees all ground transportation in the city, announced an agreement that paves the way toward deployment of high-powered charging infrastructure to support the agency’s transition to electric buses. ChargePoint’s Express Plus charging architecture will be...


ChargePoint ® Home Flex charges any EV at the right speed in any home, now and into the future; allows drivers to conveniently manage all charging with the ChargePoint app Flexible up to 50 amps and can be set to work with any home electrical supply Charges up to 9 times faster than a standard outlet, adding up to 37 miles of Range Per Hour Works with any EV on the market with a universal J1772 connector Smart features enable drivers to schedule charging, set reminders and more ChargePoint app allows drivers to conveniently manage all home and public charging Campbell, Calif – September 17,...


The World’s Largest EV Charging Network Expands Access With More Commercial and Residential Spots and New Features, Making It Easier Than Ever to Transition to Electric Campbell, Calif -- September 5, 2019 -- ChargePoint , the world’s largest electric vehicle (EV) charging network, today announced that it has surpassed 100,000 places to charge on its global network, which is now expanding at more than 2,000 new charging spots each month. This milestone comes as several new features and integrations become available, helping to enable mass adoption of electric mobility by making charging more...


Agreement will make the transition to electric mobility easier while improving the driver experience as market moves closer to mass adoption Campbell, Calif – June 18, 2019 – ChargePoint and EVgo, today announced a roaming agreement that will enable EV drivers to roam between charging networks, making EV charging even more accessible. Later this year, EV drivers will be able to roam on the ChargePoint and EVgo networks while traveling throughout the United States. The agreement eliminates the need to register for multiple accounts and ensures drivers don’t incur additional fees when roaming....


Roaming agreement makes charging more accessible for current and future EV drivers Campbell, CA and Reston, VA (June 11, 2019) – Today, ChargePoint and Electrify America announced a roaming partnership that will further expand access to electric vehicle (EV) charging across the United States. The interoperability agreement will allow drivers to seamlessly charge their EVs on public chargers between both networks using their existing account credentials to start a session, without incurring any additional fees. Beginning later this year, drivers will be able to access public chargers on either...


The world’s leading electric vehicle charging network teams up with Chevron U.S.A. Inc. and California Energy Commission to open electric vehicle fast chargers at key locations along Interstate 5 Campbell, California – May 22, 2019 – ChargePoint today announced the opening of one of the first groups of ChargePoint DC fast chargers deployed as part of the California Energy Commission (CEC) grant program, which aims to democratize fast charging solutions for EV drivers along key highway locations. Located at the Coalinga Chevron station on W. Dorris Avenue, one of the most popular stops between...


ChargePoint shares the industry’s goal of enabling the mass adoption of electric mobility. For more than a decade, we have designed, developed and implemented solutions to make it easier for businesses and drivers to make the shift to electric. With millions of sessions per month and with a driver plugging in approximately every two seconds, we are proud of the progress that has been made. As the EV market continues to grow and evolve, we remain committed to working with industry stakeholders to continue to build out the fueling network that will power the transition to electric mobility and...


CAMPBELL, Calif. – May 13, 2019 – ChargePoint was previously notified of a potential product issue involving its CPE200 fast charging station, immediately opening an investigation with station manufacturer, Tritium. A retrofit program is underway to bring service back to affected stations. To date, more than half of the 159 affected stations are now back online. ChargePoint and Tritium are working quickly to remediate affected stations, ensure their safe operation, and get them back up in the next few weeks. ChargePoint is committed to ensuring that the performance of solutions on its network...


Peer-to-peer roaming agreement between two leading electric vehicle charging networks further reduces barriers to EV adoption CAMPBELL, Calif. and LOS ANGELES – Dec. 20, 2018 – ChargePoint and Greenlots , two of North America’s leading electric vehicle (EV) charging networks, today announced a roaming partnership that would enable charging between networks, opening access to thousands of additional charging locations throughout North America at no additional cost. Beginning in mid-2019, drivers will be able to charge on either ChargePoint or Greenlots networks without the need to create...