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Supercharger - Madison, Wisconsin (Hy-Vee)

Discussion in 'Midwest/Great Lakes' started by thefortunes, Sep 25, 2017.

  1. thefortunes

    thefortunes Member

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  2. ItsNotAboutTheMoney

    ItsNotAboutTheMoney Well-Known Member

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    So, GPS approx 43.118814, -89.318751?

    4 mile, 10 minute diversion off I-90. Not perfect, but not horrible. Well, HyVee's a good host.

    Anyway, Permit Paging @BlueShift.
     
  3. thefortunes

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    Actually, closer to 2.5 miles and 5 minutes.

    There is a (3) station supercharger approximately (1) mile east of this, closer to I-90. Interesting that they did not just expand there.
     
  4. Chuq

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    Given it's a 3 stall site I would assume there was something severely non-optimal about that site to start with, and they just took what they could get at the time.
     
  5. blastum

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    I was at the three-stall site when it first opened. It's in a busy shopping mall and there seemed nowhere to expand. That worked okay four years ago when there weren't any Tesla in Madison (still, it was a bad place to back in), but is probably insufficient now.
     
  6. thefortunes

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    There are 20 parking spots next to the East Towne SuC that are almost never used (they are pretty far away from the mall).
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    My guess is that Hy-Vee was willing to give up the space and the mall was not.
     
  7. Sully's8

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    As a Chicago based Badger myself, I think they are anticipating a good football season! I look forward to the increased capacity during football weekends!

    Thanks for the heads up.

    M
     
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    The plans had 6 stalls, but only 3 were built because the mall had last minute concerns about committing 6 parking spaces. That makes Madison unique in having 3 supercharger cabinets for 3 unpaired stalls.
     
  9. ItsNotAboutTheMoney

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    Madison - East Washington Ave, WI

    Along Primary Interstates: I-39*, I-90*, I-94*
    Along US Numbered Highways (<=5mi): US-51, US-151
    Along Auxiliary Interstates: None

    I-39:
    From: Rockford, IL - 71.5 miles
    To: Madison, WI - 1 miles
    Diversion: 2.5 miles
    From: Peru, IL - 139 miles
    To: End (US51/WI29 near Wausau, WI) - 132 miles

    I-90:
    From: Mauston, WI - 68.5 miles
    To: Madison, WI - 1 miles
    Diversion: 2 miles
    From: La Crosse, WI - 132 miles
    To: Rockford, IL - 72.3 miles

    I-94:
    From: Mauston, WI - 68.5 miles
    To: Madison, WI - 1 miles
    Diversion: 2 miles
    From: Eau Claire, WI - 170 miles
    To: Oak Creek, WI - 83.3 miles

    Neighbors:
    Howard, WI (US-141,WI-26,I-41): 131 miles
    Madison, WI (US-151): 1.0 miles
    Traverse City, MI (I-94,u-I-794,u,WIMI-F-MM,u,US-31BUS,US-31,MI-120,u,MI-20,u,MI-37): 292 miles
    Sheboygan, WI (US-151,WI-23): 106 miles
    Ludington, MI (I-94,u-I-794,u,WIMI-F-MM,u,US-31BUS,US-31): 221 miles
    Cadillac, MI (I-94,u-I-794,u,WIMI-F-MM,u,MI-46,US-131): 278 miles
    Grand Rapids, MI (u,I-90,I-290,I-294,I-80,I-94,I-196,MI-6,I-96): 212 miles
    Oak Creek, WI (I-94,I-41): 83.3 miles
    Rockford, IL (I-90,I-39): 72.3 miles
    Davenport, IA (US-51,US-19,US-151,US-61,u): 171 miles
    Coralville, IA (US-51,US-19,US-151,IA-1,I-80): 188 miles
    Dows, IA (US-51,US-19,US-151,US-20,I-35): 271 miles
    Mauston, WI (I-90): 68.8 miles
    Wausau - Hilton Garden Inn, WI (I-39,US-51): 135 miles

    I expect this to be a replacement for the existing Madison, WI site, which only has 3 x 1 stalls, and that Tesla will shut that other site down when the lease is up (which will be January 2019), unless the mall will allow it to have more stalls.

    * I-39, I-90 and I-94 are concurrent
     
  10. mdegner

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    That location is a little surprising as their don't seem to be easily accessible dining options in the vicinity. I enjoyed (don't judge me!) the easy access to the Buffalo Wild Wings at East Towne mall. It's good they are expanding, though. I'm also a Chicago-based Badger, and on the way back from the game a couple weeks ago, we got the last free stall and the queue quickly built behind us. We drivers were discussing the need for expansion in Madison.
     
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