//ChargePoint is spending millions to boost station reliability to ‘nearly 100 percent’

ChargePoint is spending millions to boost station reliability to ‘nearly 100 percent’

One of ChargePoint’s EV chargers. | Image: Getty

ChargePoint, which bills itself as the world’s “largest and most open” charging network for electric vehicles, is announcing a series of new initiatives to improve the reliability of its 245,000-strong network of chargers. “We expect these multimillion dollar investments to deliver network reliability of nearly 100 percent once fully implemented,” the company writes in a press release.

The announcement comes as US drivers of electric vehicles continue to have issues finding reliable places to charge their cars when away from home. One study from last year found that one in five respondents were not able to charge their vehicle after arriving at a station, with the majority blaming chargers that are malfunctioning or out of service.

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