Fast charging can destroy electric vehicle batteries

Maybe best not rely on charging your car from zero to full, on fast-charge all the time.

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If you are an EV driver that enjoys the convenience of fast charging, there are some things you can do to be on the safe side, though.

The UCR Battery Team recommends minimizing the use of commercial fast chargers, recharging your EV before the battery is totally empty, and be sure not to overcharge.

UC Riverside News – March 2020

In reality, most people will rarely charge their electric vehicle from zero to full. But it’s good to know that doing so might not be a great habit to slip into.

The Research article from the University of California, Riverside.

This provides a link to the full research paper.

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