Enel launches first commercial office for e-mobility services in China


Global energy company Enel has, through its advanced energy services arm Enel X, launched its e-mobility services in China.

Enel X has opened its first commercial office in China, dedicated to e-mobility services.

The office is located in Shanghai to ensure the deployment of charging infrastructure equipment, systems, and platforms for new energy vehicles, including plug-in hybrids and fully-electric vehicles.

Enel wants to expand its footprint in the e-mobility sector by leveraging on the country’s fast-paced development of clean transportation.

Enel X will partner with Chinese automakers, commercial, industrial and residential customers, electric utilities, as well as energy markets.

Using these partnerships, Enel X will develop electric vehicle charging infrastructure for the electric mobility of the future, including a complete line of smart electric vehicle charging stations and custom solutions for private households, businesses, and municipalities.

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The local office is engaging with several Chinese and global automakers, vehicle fleets, and commercial real-estate operators to introduce charging solutions using JuiceBox technology.

Enel X China aims to further broaden and diversify its offering to include vehicle-grid services supporting the intelligent grid and electricity market products in line with the evolution of clean energy development frameworks in China.

Francesco Venturini, CEO of Enel X, said: “China is the largest market in terms of electric vehicles, with an ambitious and impressive track record of development. We believe that Enel X can make a significant contribution to these sustainable goals, by providing the latest technology in the field and by also collaborating with the market players to boost this unstoppable trend of electric mobility adoption, meeting the immediate needs of today while helping to provide greater stability down the road.” 

Enel X has around 140,000 public and private EV charging points around the globe.