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ABB electric-car charging station bills automatically: no cards or RFID tags

Tue Oct 24, 2017 5:32 pm

Via GCR:

Only works with CCS protocol, so won't help CHAdeMO cars. I'm not sure that I'd want this as I shy away from auto payment in general. I have no problem using a card, provided I don't have to carry several of them - just let me use a regular debit or credit card instead of some special network card.
Guy [I have lots of experience designing/selling off-grid AE systems, some using EVs but don't own one. Local trips are by foot, bike and/or rapid transit].

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