Recent high temperatures have pushed the power loads of many Chinese provinces to record highs. Many regions across the country have decided to adopt off-peak power consumption or suspended industrial production measures.
On August 17, a NIO subsidiary was recently fined 30,000 yuan ($4,425) by the Beijing Chaoyang District Fire Rescue Detachment for violating local safety measures.
Premium electric vehicle brand Zeekr, which is owned by Chinese auto giant Geely, on August 16 officially launched new 11kW smart home charging piles.
On August 15, XPeng Motors held a launch event at which it announced that it had put the 1,000th self-operated charging station into operation, which is the first station to be equipped with the latest generation of ultra-fast charging pile in China.
New energy vehicle firm Li Auto announced on August 14 its launch of a battery charging map service in China.
The number of public charging piles in China increased by 47,000 units in July compared to June, representing an increase of 65.7% year-on-year.
Chinese automaker XPeng announced on August 3 that the charging line in the Northwest China has been officially completed. The line measures a total length of 3,150 km and stretches from Xi'an, Shanxi Province to Lanzhou, Gansu Province.
On August 2, China's National Energy Administration held an online press conference to announce the country's current energy situation and grid-connected operations of renewable energy in the first half of 2022.
The Xiamen Tongan Shell Station, the first integrated battery charging and swapping station jointly built by NIO and Shell, was officially put into operation on August 1.
On July 29, Shanghai-based new energy vehicle company NIO announced the total number of its charging piles across China reaches over 10,000, covering 269 cities.
A signing ceremony was held in Wuhan, China on July 12, during which NIO-backed Weineng Wuhan Battery Asset Co., Ltd. entered into cooperation agreements with upstream and downstream partners across the industrial chain.
Tesla China said on July 3 that it has to date opened more than 1,200 supercharger stations and over 8,700 super charging piles on the Chinese mainland, covering more than 370 cities and regions.
The rising price of 95 RON gasoline in China sparked extensive online discussion on Tuesday, including comments posted to Weibo by XPeng Motors CEO He Xiaopeng.
NaaS Technology Inc., a Chinese electric vehicle charging services provider, was officially listed to the Nasdaq on June 11 with the ticker "NAAS."
XPeng Motors launched its second generation of household electric vehicle charging piles on Thursday. The new products support 4G remote control, automatic OTA upgrades and other brand-new functions.