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PHOTO CAPTION: Gaoantun charging station is located in the eastern Beijing district of Chaoyang.

Largest Charging Station Opens in Beijing

Gaoantun charging station incorporates 10 types of EV charging or battery swapping machines, covering all charging modes that are available in China.

Published: 31-Jan-2012

China's largest electric vehicle (EV) charging and battery swapping station has been put into operation in Beijing, sources with the city's power supply authorities said Sunday.

Gaoantun charging station, located in the eastern Beijing district of Chaoyang, has been installed with more than 10 types of EV charging or battery swapping machines, covering all charging modes that are available in China.

The station can charge up to eight vehicles simultaneously and it takes only four to six minutes to swap a battery of an EV.

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