Road operators add EV chargers


Between them, two expressway operators will install rapid chargers for electric vehicles at 150 more expressway rest areas, according to company officials.

In cooperation with such companies as Nissan Motor Co., East and West Nippon Expressway Cos. will install a single charger at 66 and 84 rest areas, respectively.

Rapid chargers are now available at 16 locations along East Nippon expressways and 29 places along West Nippon’s.