Second Chance VW Turns to Electric to Regain Momentum in the U.S.

The diesel scandal cost Volkswagen dearly in the U.S. But as part of its punishment, the company was required to developed a network of charging stations for electric vehicles. VW is now doubling down on the strategy.
The Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

The Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

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Electrify America CEO Giovanni Palazzo: "Our open network helps us to win more users and make our business model sustainable.”

Electrify America CEO Giovanni Palazzo: "Our open network helps us to win more users and make our business model sustainable.”

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DER SPIEGEL 10/2020
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