BP opens its first ultra-fast-charging hub for HGVs in ‘milestone’ for electrification


 

BP has opened its first ultra-fast-charging facilities aimed at medium and heavy-duty electric trucks. Operated by BP’s Aral brand, the retail site at Schwegenheim in Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany now has two state-of-the-art 300kw ultra-fast chargers intended for electric trucks, powered by 100% renewable energy. The news comes following confirmation at last month’s Road Transport Expo that BP is planning to open a network of multi-energy hubs in the UK offering biogas, HVO and charging facilities for electric trucks, starting next year. […]