Tesla has installed almost 4,000 supercharger stations globally, growing 34% year-on-year. According to data compiled by Finbold, Tesla has 3,971 supercharger stations globally, recording a growth of 33.88% from the 2,966 recorded during the same period in 2021.
During the first three months of 2022, Tesla stations stood at 3,724, showing a growth of 7.13% since the previous quarter. In total, the company had installed 3,254 stations globally during Q3 2021.
Elsewhere, Tesla also witnessed a spike in supercharger connectors, which stood at 36,165 during Q2 2022, representing a 34.44% growth. During the first quarter of the year 2022, the connectors were at 33,657, growing 6.85% from 31,498 in Q4 2021.
According to the Finbold report, Tesla has managed to record supercharger growth despite facing difficulties mainly from the chip shortage. In recent years, charging infrastructure companies have been raising concerns about the chip shortage factors affecting the momentum of rolling out public charging alternatives.
Overall, Tesla is likely to boost the installation of supercharger stations as the company adopts technologies to reach more locations. Tesla is still facing rising competition as more EV makers continue unveiling new products.