Fastned raises EUR 2.5 million in record timeFastned, which is building a pan-European network of fast charging stations where all electric cars can charge, has raised EUR 2.5 million in a single weekend with a limited issue of bonds to the general public. The money will be used for the expansion of the network of fast charging stations.
Fastned and the city of The Hague open first urban fast-charging station of the NetherlandsToday, Fastned and the municipality of The Hague will open the first urban fast-charging station of the Netherlands. The station is part of a series of five stations that will be realised in the city of The Hague.
Fastned starts limited issue of certificates of sharesFastned, that is building a European network of fast charging stations for electric cars, has started a limited issue of certificates of shares to finance new stations in The Netherlands and abroad. And gets a listing at the new European stock exchange Nxchange.
Tesla drivers can now fast-charge at FastnedFastned, that is building a pan-European network of fast charging stations where all electric cars can charge, will add Tesla adaptors at all of its 50 stations in the Netherlands before the end of March. The adaptors allow Tesla drivers to quickly recharge their car and continue their journey. The 50 Fastned locations are a big step up from the current 7 Tesla superchargers in the Netherlands. With these new locations Tesla drivers no longer have to make detours to fast-charge their car.
National coverage of Fastned fast-charging stations in The NetherlandsFastned, which is building a European network of fast-charging stations where all electric cars can charge, has opened its 50th station along the highway. This station marks the beginning of national fast charging coverage. This network gives electric drivers the freedom to travel throughout the Netherlands. Former Prime Minister Jan Peter Balkenende officially opened the station together with alderman Derk Alssema of the municipality Goes in Zeeland.
Fastned shows rapid growth in fast-charging marketThe revenue of Fastned, which builds a European network of fast charging stations, has increased in the last quarter of 2015 over 340% compared to the fourth quarter of 2014. The volume of kWh delivered increased with 374%. The growth shows that there is a growing need for fast-charging at prime stations along the highway. Last year the number of full electric cars in The Netherlands increased with 37%.
Fastned creates a solid financial basis for further growth of its fast charging networkAmsterdam based Fastned, that operates 50 fast charging stations for electric cars along highways in the Netherlands, has secured financing for its operational expenditures for the next three years. This allows Fastned to continue operations and further grow the company until a serious charging market has emerged and a sizable share of its stations make a profit.
Fastned and Nissan expand their partnershipFastned and Nissan intensify their partnership. As of today, every new Nissan LEAF and ENV-200 will include four years of unlimited fast charging at Fastned. It marks the start of the era of cheap and green electric mobility. With a nationwide network of 50 fast charging stations Nissan drivers no longer have to think about cost and range. In the near future, they are also welcome at Fastned stations in cities and other countries.
Fastned expands network into the cityToday Fastned announces a partnership with the municipality of The Hague for the construction of five fast-charging stations in The Hague city. This is the first step for Fastned to expand its network of fast-charging stations to urban locations. Fastned and the municipality respond to the needs of the electric car driver to fast charge anywhere. The Hague predicts a rapid growth of electric cars and signed an agreement with Fastned for the construction of five fast-charging stations in the c...
Fastned starts partnership with NissanFastned has joined forces with Nissan to offer two years of free unlimited fast charging with each new Nissan LEAF. The new LEAF will be available starting january with a 30 kWh battery. The larger range of 250 km, together with unlimited fast charging give the electric driver freedom throughout The Netherlands.
Fastned joins the race for fastest chargingFastned has committed itself to install the fastest chargers at all charging stations as soon as these will become available. In preparation Fastned is already making sure that all locations have grid connections of at least 630 kVa available. Earlier this week a next generation of EV’s was announced at the IAA in Frankfurt. These EV’s such as the Audi E-Tron Quattro and the Porsche Mission-E will be able to charge at speeds of up to 1500 km/h (300kW). For drivers this implies charging their ...
Fastned offers shareholders lifetime free chargingStarting today, the Dutch company Fastned offers their shareholders the unique benefit of free fast-charging at all Fastned stations for the rest of their life. For this purpose the fast growing company today launched the Fastned Founders Club. Investors that purchase more than 2500 certificates of shares of Fastned of 10 euro apiece automatically become a member of this club and can immediately start charging for free. Joining the Founders Club is a unique and once in a lifetime opportunity ...
Fastned is building a European network of fast-charging stations where all electric cars can charge within 20 minutes. The stations are located at high traffic locations along the highways and in cities. This will give electric cars the freedom to drive across Europe. As of today, Fastned has 76 stations operational in The Netherlands and is working on expanding its fast charging network to the rest of Europe. Fastned is preparing the construction of fast charging stations in Germany, The United Kingdom and Belgium. Fastned is listed on the Nxchange stock exchange.
Fastned is rolling out its network of fast charging stations in response to the rapidly increasing numbers of EVs in Europe. Car manufacturers are investing billions of Euros in the development of, and production capacity for EVs. More and more EVs are hitting the roads, which drives the need for charging infrastructure. Fastned is responding to this development by building the service stations of the future.
For more information go to www.fastnedcharging.com.