Why America Doesn’t Have Enough EV Charging Stations

Gas stations spar with utility companies, rural areas predict years of losses on chargers, spotty equipment threatens reliability: The U.S. EV charging network is a mess.

The U.S. has just 11,600 points where any EV can charge quickly, according to the research group Atlas Public Policy. FREDERIC J. BROWN/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images