E.ON has partnered with technology company, Vestel, to bring ultra-convenient EV charging to more drivers across Europe. The new partnership will see E.ON build upon its portfolio of EV chargers with the introduction of sleek, and user-friendly models from Vestel. A multi-sector pioneer of sustainable technology solutions, Vestel has become a driving force in electromobility, bringing an extra competitive advantage to the EV charging market with its award-winning range of EV home chargers and DC fast chargers.
"We are pleased to have found a partner like Vestel who supports us in fulfilling the high customer demand for e-mobility solutions with well-engineered and attractively designed hardware," says Mathias Wiecher, Vice President E-Mobility at E.ON. “We were particularly impressed by the many years of expertise that Vestel has and by its comprehensive EV charger portfolio. Together we will bring even more sustainable mobility to German roads. "
Turan Erdoğan, Chief Executive Officer at Vestel adds: “Perfectly aligned with our commitment to drive sustainable innovation, this collaboration is another valuable opportunity for us to boost the mainstream roll-out of electric vehicle chargers. Our vast manufacturing scale and R&D expertise, as well as our flexibility and agility enable us to deliver exceptional value, high performance products. With our world-class manufacturing complex so close to Europe, we can also ensure greater speed-to-market, providing the fast product turnaround times required to stay ahead of the latest EV charger trends.”
Marking the first step in this partnership, the Vestel-made EV home chargers are being initially offered exclusively as part of a new E.ON cooperation with the ADAC SE for members of Germany’s largest automobile club.
Highly reliable, the Vestel-made range is smart and networked, encompassing well-engineered entry level designs as well as powerful step-up models. The range’s compatibility with the intuitive E.ON Drive App also means that E.ON customers will have seamless and effortless control of their charging, as usual. By using the E.ON Drive App, E.ON customers can charge en route at more than 30,000 charging points throughout Germany, and control their E.ON EV home chargers.
Comprised of 28 companies, Vestel Group is a multi-industry manufacturer that operates in consumer electronics, home appliances, professional displays, LED lighting, and EV Chargers. Testimony to the global importance of Zorlu Holding across multiple technology sectors, Vestel is not only thriving at home in Turkey, but also through a further 10 subsidiaries that have been set up in various other parts of the world. Thanks to its renowned manufacturing and R&D complex, Vestel exports to 157 countries and keeps its position as a global player. More information: www.vestelinternational.com
About E.ON Energie Deutschland
E.ON Energie Deutschland GmbH is one of Germany's leading energy companies and the holding company of E.ON's sales operations in Germany. Around 6,000 employees ensure the reliable supply of electricity and natural gas at fair prices – with customer service that has won numerous awards. With our energy solutions for photovoltaics, energy storage, electromobility, smart meters, energy checks and efficiency measures, we are the provider for an increasingly decentralized, ecological and digital energy world.
The sales group, which includes E.ON Energie Dialog GmbH, E WIE EINFACH GmbH, eprimo GmbH and other regionally based energy supply companies, has numerous locations throughout Germany. Its headquarters are in Munich. Our approximately 14 million residential, business and industrial customers thus benefit both from the strengths of the Group and from our local, regional presence. E.ON Energie Deutschland GmbH is a subsidiary of E.ON SE. More information: www.eon.de