Amazon’s charging.

Amazon installed 17,000-plus EV chargers over the past 2-plus years at 120 warehouses across the U.S. and scaling up its EV charging fleet that fast took persistence and ingenuity, Bloomberg reports.

Key quote: “What was different here was this was a new type of electric use... That’s a really big power requirement in a parking lot.” While Amazon is leading this charge, many others will follow.

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Cat Clifford

Senior Science and Economics Correspondent