One of the objectives of Enel X WayEnel’s new company dedicated to e-mobility, is to accelerate the growth of the charging infrastructure in Italy. An important commitment to facilitate the spread of electric cars. In this regard, the news arrives that Enel X Way has renewed the agreement of collaboration with Conad thanks to which, in 2021 alone, around 100 charging points were installed in the Conad network of stores. In addition, there are eight ultrafast charging points currently being installed.
Overall, since the collaboration began at the end of 2017, 400 charging points for public use have been placed near the chain’s stores, of which 100 fast.
Thanks to this agreement, additional columns will be installed in the Conad points of sale in the future, which will make the charging network managed by Enel X Way even more widespread. To date, Enel X Way it has installed 15,000 charging points all over the country. It is worth noting that the Enel X Way recharging points for electric vehicles, located inside the parking lots of the Conad points of sale, only supply energy produced from renewable sources.
The renewal of the collaboration will therefore allow Enel X Way to carry on its work of “electrification” of the Italian territory. It will therefore be interesting to find out which new initiatives the two companies will decide to carry forward. Federico CalenoHead of Italy of Enel X Way, commented:
The goal of Enel X Way, the new division of Enel dedicated to spreading electric mobility in Italy and around the world, is to offer people who choose electric the best charging solutions and services available on the market for an experience of comfortable and fast driving. The renewal of the partnership with Conad is a sign that the electric mobility market is growing exponentially, attracting players from different sectors and we are convinced that entering into agreements with the most important companies in the country is a fundamental aspect to further accelerate the transition towards mobility. more sustainable.
Francesco ADVANCEDConad General Manager, added:
The collaboration with Enel X Way allows us to offer a service to the Community that is increasingly oriented towards new needs and respect for the environment. It is a concrete initiative that aims to accompany people towards sustainable mobility choices, through increasingly technological, fast charging stations powered 100% by renewable energy. An important piece that is added to a plan of environmental, social and economic sustainability actions that we implement every day in the area to feed and do our part for a better future.