Lincoln Electric's charging system nabs certification

Lincoln's EV Velion charger

Lincoln Electric announced Monday its Velion 150kW DC fast charging station has achieved the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) certification.

The company says this significant milestone underscores Lincoln Electric’s dedication to delivering the most reliable and high-performing electric vehicle DC fast charging equipment in the industry. Underwriters Laboratories is a third-party safety science company that rigorously tests products to ensure they meet stringent safety standards. Lincoln Electric states the UL mark is globally recognized and is the most accepted certification in the United States, providing assurance that Lincoln Electric’s equipment stands at the forefront of safety and quality. 

UL certified EV charging equipment is designed and manufactured with safety features such as overcurrent and thermal protection, ensures efficient charging speeds and compatibility between the EV and charging system, and provides a user-friendly charging experience to the end user.

"Achieving UL certification for the Velion 150kW DC fast charging station underscores Lincoln Electric’s unwavering dedication to safety and reliability. This milestone assures our customers that they are investing in equipment that meets the highest standards of performance and protection," says Steve Sumner, vice president, Corporate Innovation at Lincoln Electric.

Lincoln Electric says this certification not only enhances the marketability of Velion EV Chargers but also positions Lincoln Electric as a trusted leader in the electric vehicle charging industry to deliver innovative, reliable DC fast charging solutions that meet the evolving needs of the market. 

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