Category Archives: EV Charging Standards

EV Standards Federal Charging RFI – March 2024

FHWA Announces RFI on Updating Federal Standards for EV Charging As part of the Biden-Harris Administration’s work to build out a convenient, reliable, and made-in-America national network of electric vehicle (EV) chargers, on Wednesday FHWA announced a Request for Information (RFI) to solicit feedback from stakeholders on updating FHWA’s minimum standards and requirements for electric vehicle EV charging stations to… Read More »

Charging Standard, Tesla and CharIN Response

CharIN Responds to Tesla Announcement In response to Tesla’s announcement on November 11, 2022 to publicly-release the North American Charging Standard (NACS), the Charging Interface Initiative (CharIN e.V.) and its CharIN North America Chapter (operating as CharIN Inc.), would like to issue the following statement. CharIN is the largest global association focused on the electrification of all forms of transportation… Read More »

EV Charging Standards – ANSI Roadmap of Standards and Codes

Call for Participants to Shape ANSI Roadmap of Standards and Codes for Electric Vehicles at Scale New York, September 8, 2022: The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) is seeking participants to support the development of a roadmap of codes and standards for electric vehicles (EVs) at scale. The roadmap will be developed by the ANSI Electric Vehicles Standards Panel (EVSP). The roadmap will address… Read More »

EV Charging Design Specifications by U.S. Access Board

Noted on July 21, 2022 From U.S. Access Board July 2021 The U.S. Access Board, an independent federal agency that issues accessibility guidelines under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Architectural Barriers Act (ABA), Rehabilitation Act of 1973 , and other laws, is providing a technical assistance document to assist in the design and construction of electric vehicle (EV) charging stations that are accessible… Read More »

ANSI Roadmaps Standards and Codes for Electric Vehicles

Calling All Stakeholders: ANSI to Develop Roadmap of Standards and Codes for Electric Vehicles at Scale New York, June 8, 2022: The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) announced today the launch of an initiative to develop a roadmap of standards and codes for electric vehicles (EVs) at scale. The ANSI Electric Vehicles Standards Panel (EVSP) will serve as the forum for development… Read More »

EV Charging Standards Update

EV Charging Standards News Notes: An update on standards FHWA’s standards (once final) will need to be met by states applying to receive federal funding for EV charger deployment (funding authorized by the infrastructure bill that passed late last year). Comments on the notice of proposed rulemaking will be due 60 days following publication in the Federal Register.… Read More »