31 January 2022
- The partnership will deploy 15.000 chargers over the next two years
- 8.000 chargers will be high-power chargers (150 – 350 kilowatt)
- PowerGo will build and operate the network, Spirii will provide the platform for access, roaming and payment solutions
- The chargers will be deployed in the Netherlands, Germany, Belgium, Spain, UK, France and Scandinavia
PowerGo has teamed up with the international charging platform Spirii, to enable a rapid charging network expansion across Europe offering simple, smart charging solutions for all electric vehicle (EV) drivers. The investment will accelerate both PowerGo’s and Spirii’s growth and expansion plans, while making charging more accessible and seamless. The large-scale roll out have already been initiated in the Netherlands, Germany, Belgium and Spain.
The partnership is based on a mutual ambition to create a vast charging network with seamless and affordable access for all EV drivers across borders. The plan is to deploy 15.000 charging outlets within the next two years in several European markets. Hereof, more than 8.000 chargers will be high-power chargers offering 150 – 350 kilowatt.
PowerGo expects to deploy public and semi-public chargers in the Netherlands, Germany, Belgium, Spain, France, UK and Scandinavia. The hunt for sites has commenced focusing on charging hubs, retail, fleet and parking facilities. “PowerGo aspires to become one of the largest charge point operators in Europe within the next years. Up to date, user-friendly technology is key to our services. In Spirii we found a partner that secures these qualities and makes EV driving easy and fun.” Jean-Louis Bertholet, CEO of PowerField.
PowerGo will deploy and operate the chargers and has chosen Spirii’s open charging platform to ensure a seamless charging and payment experience for all EV drivers. The PowerGo Charge app, which is build on Spirii’s platform, gives access to easy charging, multiple payment options and roaming across Europe.
“We are proud to enable a new, extensive charging network across Europe on our charging platform. The partnership with PowerGo will provide flexible and affordable charging across Europe with the best user experience for all EV drivers via an intelligent charging app. This partnership is another huge milestone on our quest to continuously be the market leading platform for eMobility.” Tore Harritshøj, CEO of Spirii.
Charge with the power of the sun
As a daughter company of PowerField, PowerGo guarantees that the electricity will be 100% certified solar energy from PowerField’s solar parks, to ensure more sustainable energy usage and support the green transition. The combined value offer consisting of charging solutions for all EV drivers and green energy is an integral part of PowerGo’s ambition of becoming a key charge point operator in Europe.
Spirii is an international EV charging platform designing and building the future of eMobility charging solutions. With a rich history in the EV industry, Spirii strives to provide high-quality, innovative, and market-leading software and hardware that allows charge point operators, companies, cities and EV drivers to easily transition towards a fully electric future. With a core focus on user-oriented and intelligently-connected charging solutions that are future-proof and proven concepts.