Tesla CEO Elon Musk has signaled that a new charging station can accept Dogecoin. After Tesla Console founder Ryan Zohoury shared that the newly opened station was immediately full, Elon Musk replied on Twitter on February 19, “Of course you can pay with DOGE.” said.
Ryan Zohoury tweeted about the newly opened Tesla charging station in Santa Monica via his social media account. Zohoury said that the station was full as soon as it opened and shared a photo showing the occupancy.
Musk, on the other hand, said in this tweet that a new charging station is planned in the Hollywood area, which includes a futurism-themed restaurant and a cinema area that can be entered with vehicles, and this station can accept payments with Dogecoin.
As it is known, Musk is trying to expand the use of Dogecoin in payments. In the past months, Musk has started accepting Dogecoin for some in-store products at Tesla.
In his post on January 14, Elon Musk said that Tesla customers can pay with DOGE in addition to dollars while shopping at the store. It was also said that Elon Musk's other company, SpaceX, could receive payments with DOGE.
DOGE co-founder Billy Markus launched a campaign on Twitter with the hashtag #DogeTwitterTipJar. Recently, Twitter announced that it can be used to tip Ethereum as well as Bitcoin. Billy Markus also created a hashtag on this news and wanted to be able to tip with DOGE after Ethereum.
DOGE Price and Market Data
Dogecoin price was trading at $0.141799 at the time of writing, with 24-hour trading volume at $585,980,690. DOGE price has increased 1.2% in the last 24 hours. There is a supply of 130 Billion DOGE coins in circulation. Gate.io is currently the most active market for Dogecoin trading.