Shell-owned NewMotion is calling on the electric vehicle charging industry to work closer together to create an open network with payment compatibility across all providers.
NewMotion has launched a ‘business hub’ for companies that are making the switch to - or scaling up their - plug-in fleet.
Deal will allow drivers of electric vehicles to access both charging networks
Ford customers will have a smart phone app and charge card, which will allow its drivers access to NewMotion’s charging network.
Leasing company Arval is to open an electric vehicle charging site at its Swindon head office for use by its employees and other businesses in the same building.
NewMotion has announced that it installed over 100,000 charge points in its European roaming charging network.
Charging points for electric vehicles in Europe has grown by 20% between 2016 and 2017, with Germany showing the largest increase.
Shell has signed an agreement to buy NewMotion in a deal that will enable both companies to accelerate the transition to low-carbon transport.
Fleet News offers a range of reports, whitepapers, in-depth features and manufacturer brochures to enhance fleet decision-makers' understanding of key issues and products.
Fleet News is published monthly, in print and digital formats.
Register now to see if you qualify for a free subscription.