Quick charging whereas searching for groceries?
Fastned entered right into a partnership with REWE Area Mitte in Germany to check the curiosity of EV drivers to quick cost autos whereas searching for groceries.
The pilot undertaking envisions installations of quick chargers at 4 supermarkets round Frankfurt with the intention to develop the partnership to extra places at a later stage.
We all know that EV drivers want quick charging on long-distance journey, however it is going to be stunning if the on a regular basis act of procuring at supermarkets will even entice numerous curiosity for DC quick charging (paid). Maybe the value of service will ultimately be lowered or eradicated as a technique for promoting extra objects on the store (reasonably priced or free charging whereas shopping for merchandise).
“From the attitude of REWE the addition of quick charging companies to their supermarkets is one other step to supply their clients the very best procuring expertise. For Fastned, REWE supermarkets are an amazing addition to its rising community of quick charging stations. The sustainable mission of each firms is mirrored by way of wooden within the station and grocery store. Furthermore, Fastned’s stations are powered solely by 100% sustainable power from native sources.”
Michiel Langezaal, CEO of Fastned:
“We’re excited by this partnership with REWE as a result of they’ve an in depth community of appropriate places and sustainability is a part of their mission. We’re assured that we are able to present a precious service to clients of REWE and develop the variety of quick charging stations sooner or later.”