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May 2019

Unipetrol and ČEZ expand Benzina’s offer with electric energy and add new fast chargers on Motorway D5 at Kladruby and Road I/6 in Bochov

Unipetrol continues expanding the number of locations within Benzina’s network of filling stations where drivers are offered not only conventional fuels but also electric energy from fast charging stations. Two new fast chargers of ČEZ have been installed at Benzina’s outlets in Kladruby on the D5 motorway in the direction to Rozvadov and in Bochov on the international road to Karlovy Vary (Road I/6). Eight Benzina locations throughout the Czech Republic currently offer ten fast chargers from ČEZ.

4
April 2019

Purchasing electric vehicle? Choose one from an energy supplier. ČEZ offers electric car packages with a charger, wiring control and green electricity

On April 4, 2019 - ČEZ Prodej, s.r.o. began to provide electromobility as a comprehensive service for households and sole traders. Together with a purchased car, it also offers a wallbox, checking the robustness of the wiring for home charging, a chip for charging in public stations, or green electricity for households of electric vehicle owners. At the same time, ČEZ offers financing for the purchase of an electric car through a favourable loan.

5
February 2019

Trutnov public transport has only alternative fuel buses as the first in CR. ČEZ ESCO supplies energy from biomass, a unique 150kW charging station and facilities.

February 5, 2019 - From February, the public transport service in Turnov will have a fleet consisting only of electric buses and CNG buses. Seven new vehicles will replace the old diesel buses and will join three existing CNG buses. In total, there will be ten buses in operation including backup vehicles. The project of Arriva Eastern Bohemia, ABB and ČEZ ESCO will contribute to the improvement of the environment and to public transport modernization.

28
January 2019

Million almost reached: Sharp increase in charging volumes of ČEZ chargers last year. Electric vehicles stopped by for 75,000 charging sessions.

January 28, 2019 - The volume of electricity consumed in the network of public charging stations of the ČEZ Group grew by almost 50% to 959,115 kWh on a year-to-year basis. The most frequently used were charging stations in Prague-Karlín, Olomouc, Prague-Holešovice, and Vestec. The ČEZ Group currently operates 140 public charging stations in the Czech Republic, of which eighty are fast charging stations. This infrastructure is being built also thanks to the European grant from the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) programme.

21
January 2019

Unipetrol, in co-operation with ČEZ, continues to expand the offering of the Benzina network by adding electric power. Newly in Ostrava, Plzeň a Hradec nad Svitavou.

January 21, 2019 - Unipetrol continues to expand the number of Benzina petrol station network locations, which, in addition to conventional fuels, also offer electric energy from fast charging stations to drivers. Installation is ensured by Electromobility of the ČEZ Group, the operator of the largest domestic network of public charging stations. The Rousínov site near the D1 motorway was put into operation last summer and fast charging stations were also added in Ostrava-Zábřeh, in Plzeň-Borská pole and in Hradec nad Svitavou near the future D35 highway. In the coming months, dozens of these facilities will be put into operation in the Benzina network. This infrastructure is being built also thanks to the European grant from the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) programme.

11
October 2018

McDonald’s is expanding its network by offering fast-charging stations for electric cars in cooperation with ČEZ

The fast food chain McDonald’s is offering its customers the opportunity of fast charging for their electric cars. Thanks to its cooperation with the ČEZ Group, ABB public fast charging stations are currently being installed in selected locations throughout the Czech Republic. The latest area is available for use on the premises of a restaurant in Průmyslová street in Prague. This infrastructure is being built also thanks to the European grant from the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) program.

4
July 2018

Fast-charging stations are popping up along Czech motorways. The newest addition is between Prague and Plzeň

A network of fast charging stations for electric cars is quickly growing along Czech motorways and enables travel across the country in many directions. The newest addition to the network is the two fast charging stations in the Žebrák area, on the D5 motorway between Prague and Plzeň, which has been built thanks to a grant from the European program Connecting Europe Facility (CEF). Through this program, the European Commission provides support for the interconnection of Europe by building charging stations along the main TENT-T road network.

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June 2018

Unipetrol, in co-operation with ČEZ, is expanding the offer of the Benzina network by adding electric power

Unipetrol is expanding the offer of fuels available in its Benzina fuel station network by adding electric power. It has reached an agreement with the ČEZ Group on launching dozens of fast charging stations throughout the Czech Republic. They will be built by the Electromobility of the ČEZ Group, the operator of the largest domestic network of public charging stations. This infrastructure is being built also thanks to the European grant from the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) program. The first two fast charging stations have been put into test operation at the Benzina fuel service station in Rousínov near Vyškov. By the end of the year, ČEZ and Benzina will put into operation more than ten of these fast charging points.

14
May 2018

The Forum Electromobility conference will bring recognized experts to Prague and show the future prospects of electric drive. Do not miss it!

Projections of future development of electromobility in the Czech Republic, products and services for businesses as well as for individuals, domestic and foreign technological and legislative trends – all this and more will be brought to you by the Forum Electromobility conference held on 30 – 31 May by Forum Karlín. The main partner of the event is the ČEZ Group, the operator of the largest network of public charging stations for electric cars in the Czech Republic, whose part is being built also thanks to a grant from the European Connecting Europe Facility program.