Tesla Owner Discovers Troubling Scene At Charging Station

By Mike Fishmore | May 30, 2024

Charging stations

A Tesla owner was unable to charge their electric vehicle overnight at a hotel parking lot due to gas-powered vehicles occupying all the electric vehicle charging stations, according to a report

test article image
Getty Images

The frustrating situation was also shared on Reddit, with the owner expressing disappointment that 7 out of 8 Tesla charging stations were taken by non-EV vehicles. 

EV owners

test article image

This issue highlights how some individuals engage in obstructive behaviors targeting EV owners, from hogging EV charging spots to damaging or vandalizing charging stations. These actions, including coal rolling to emit harmful smoke intentionally, are designed to impede the charging process for electric vehicles and create challenges for EV owners.