Reasons to install an EV charging point
5 minutes readFeb 27, 2020

Why installing a charging point in your business?

Electric vehicle | Place to Plug | Our corner

Reasons and benefits of installing an electric vehicle charging point: sustainability, extra income source and new customers!

Also available in: Català | English | Español
Installing an electric vehicle charging point in your business will bring you more **sustainable visibility**, which will be a considerable plus for both current customers and **future new customers** and, at the same time, will provide a **new income source** to your company. Currently, not only electric vehicle fleet is rising, but so is charging points network which is extending nationally and internationally.
The **amazing Tesla Superchargers deployment** around the world with more than 1,600 stations and 15,000 superchargers and **IONITY's extensive ultra-fast charging network** throughout Europe are signs that something big is going on.
And well-known brands such as Renault, Nissan, Seat, Volkswagen, Volvo and Porsche are already betting big to turn their vehicles fleet into 100% electric in the upcoming years. We are at a non-return point where there’s no turning back: **electric vehicle is here to stay**, and this is a crucial opportunity to boost your business in a time of great changes. The benefits of installing an EV charging point are clear: sustainability, extra income source and new customers! ## Reasons to install an EV charging point - **Near future** What it's clear is that electric vehicle boom is still to arrive, but the key is to have your business ready for it **at an infrastructure level** for the **paradigm shift** that is about to come, and thus help pushing on electric mobility. - **Eco value** Adapting now to the new electric mobility needs will undoubtedly bring an **ecological brand image** to your business and will also bring real and tangible values such as sustainability and **environmental responsibility**. And that means attracting **new potential customers**! - **Greater visibility** Any business, be it a hotel, a restaurant, a store or a shopping center, is valid to install an EV charging point and to be part of a **global network** that contribute to boost electric mobility. - **Extra source of income** Attract **thousands of electric vehicle drivers** and turns them into new **middle / upper class** customers interested in consuming in your business thanks to the fact that your offer charging points. **Get the most out of your charging station** and take even more profit from your customer-enabled parking area, thus generating an extra source of income for your business. ## Which benefits will Place to Plug bring you? Place to Plug offers you an all-in-one platform so you can adapt your business to electric mobility **without added difficulties** and so you have a completely transparent process with zero worries. With our end to end solution you will not be short of reasons to install an EV charging point! - **Comfort** We take care of charging point installation entire process and its **correct activation and integration in our platforms** automatically (the point incorporates a **configured SIM** that provides internet connection) in order to offer its maximum comfort to your business. - **Remote management** Our Connect control center allows you managing remotely any charging point you have installed in your business in a quick and easy way, allowing you to get the most out of your charging station.
You will get **real time information** (charging points' status, charging sessions, issues...), statistics tailored to your needs (such as electricity consumed, charge time, income and CO2 savings, for example) and **advanced parameters** as payment methods, scheduled bookings, advanced filters, differences between charging stations and huge number of features according to the needs you have as an operator. - **User-friendly** Any user will have access to your point or charging station through our app thanks to which you can charge your electric vehicle scanning a **QR code** without the need of having specific cards. This means your business will appear in our **charging station map**, where users can locate new charging points, which guarantees you will gain **greater visibility** in search engines. In addition, users can **pay for each charging session automatically** through our app; whose amount will be received fully by your business at the end of each month. ## Which benefits will your business get? - Promote a **customer loyalty** and attract **new customers**. - Generate a **new important source of income**. - Gain **greater sustainable** and environmental responsible **visibility**. - Show yourself as a **future-proof** business and ready for the imminent changes that are yet to come. - Increase your business visibility by being part of a **global network** of charging points. - Enjoy a fully automated process that guarantees **no worries**. - **Easily manage** charging sessions and charging zones, bookings, payments, users, tariffs, issues and vehicle fleets **in real-time**. - Get **statistics 100% tailored to your needs**. - Offer a **free app** to your customers to manage all their charges.
Are you interested in offering a charging service to your business for less than what you imagine and with no worries? Do not hesitate about it, contact us :) Place to Plug is the solution you were waiting for!

🚙 And how can we help pushing on electric mobility?

Offering an end to end solution for the entire EV charging industry, whether if you are an EV driver, a developer, a business or an institution!

Leave a comment