Earlier this year, along with 16 other municipalities, the Municipality of Rotterdam put together a comprehensive tender for adding more charging stations to the streets: an extension of up to 4,000 new charging points for electric cars in its entire concession area, of which 1,800 in the City of Rotterdam. The contract for the deployment, management and operation of the stations was awarded to our partner ENGIE Services.
The first half of 2016 saw 50% higher sales of full-electric and plug-in hybrid cars, than the same period in 2015. There’s no stopping to this electric rEVolution! New models are entering the market in the next couple of months, and we can’t wait to tell you all about it. So we compiled a list of the electric beauties that’ll be showcased at various upcoming Auto Shows. A few of them may even hit the roads by the end of this year. Missing your favorite from this list? Tell us in the comments!
In this monthly series, we’re chatting up with the guys and gals of our talented team. This is Johan, the Operations Director at EV-Box. From childhood anecdotes to wise advice, we got to peek in on the secret quirks and talents of this driven man. Continue reading “Meet an EV-Box’er: Johan” »
The US election season is taking off. And we’ve probably witnessed President Obama’s final big push to promote electric vehicles. Back in 2008, Obama aimed for 1 million vehicles on the road by 2015, as well as a revolution of the local car manufacturing economy. The market didn’t grow as much as was hoped for: today, there are about 475.000 EVs and 16.000 chargers on the US roads. Yet the US is making steep progress. Continue reading “The DOE: Or How It Makes You Fall in Love with EV” »
In this monthly series, we’re chatting up with the guys and gals of our talented team. This is Cherel, the Financial Assistant at EV-Box. She let us in to her vivid character and interests…Meet Cherel! Continue reading “Meet an EV-Box’er: Cherel” »