Electric Vehicles (EVs) are gaining ground and are becoming more and more common. This means that electric traffic and transportation are growing. For this positive development to continue more EV charging points are needed. As electric solution provider for smart transportation Ensto wants to be a part of this development and create possibilities for EVs to become more of a standard than exception.
Ensto headquarters’ parking place in Porvoo is one of the biggest EV charging points in Finland. On the parking place you can find 30 charging points for Ensto’s employees or for anybody who owns an EV. There are five different charging station models available. One of the charging point is extra special. It gets its electricity from solar power panels. You can seldom find a more environmentally friendly way to charge and drive a car.
To enhance the electric traffic more this kind of parking places are needed. Finland has currently approximately 1,000 public EV charging points. One of the biggest being on Helsinki-Vantaa Airport. To compare Sweden has 3,700 and the Netherlands 30,000 public EV changing stations. Global financial services company UBS has predicted that by 2025 16% of cars sold worldwide will be EVs. In Europe the percentage will be 30 according to same prediction.