Xpeng Motors and TELD announced their nationwide charging network partnership, starting operation of their first jointly built supercharging station in Qingdao.

As part of the partnership, charging and related payment data will be shared between Xpeng and TELD countrywide. Xpeng’s APP has access to TELD’s 50,000 charging piles in 183 cities in China, allowing consumers to search TELD’s charging facilities using Xpeng’s APP or vehicles. Payment can be conducted by a simple code scan.

Xpeng Motors has built 76 supercharging stations across 18 cities in China so far. The partnership with TELD forms part of its plan to offer 200 supercharging stations in 30 cities for its customers in 2019.