There are currently around 2,800 charging stations in Germany â€“ and more are being added all the time. The majority of these can be found in urban areas. At the moment, ten different types of plug can be found at the charging stations â€“ a uniform, standard plug should bring order to this chaos.
Electromobility is a key theme at the 2012 automechanika fair. Forklift truck manufacturer Linde Material Handling will be presenting retrofit solutions for electric vehicles (EVs) during a special show at the Agora outdoor area in the Frankfurt exhibition grounds.