Clean cars need clean electricity
A one of a kind project, the ÖkoFEN Clean Mobility Program, obviously has sustainable power supply in mind in addition to the electric cars. Stefan Ortner, Managing Director of ÖkoFEN, explains: “At the locations in Niederkappel and Lembach, the existing pellet heating systems will be expanded to include photovoltaic systems and battery storage. In this way, the company cars will be charged primarily with solar power from the PV system. If the sun isn’t shining, the pellet boilers act as a back-up to supply power to the power charging station. This way, the power supply to the e-vehicles runs sustainably and on self-produced electricity.”
Reliable charging infrastructure for the corporate fleet
The first electric car was already added to the corporate fleet eight years ago. Since technology has vastly improved over the last few years, ÖkoFEN now largely relies on electromobility, currently resulting in 85 percent of the company vehicles being electric. The expansion of the charging infrastructure at the company’s location was a logical consequence in this case – a total of 26 KeContact P30 electricity charging stations charge the new ÖkoFEN fleet safely and reliably.
“We consciously trust in reliable Upper Austrian technology. KEBA is one of the leading providers of charging stations,” says Ortner regarding the cooperation between ÖkoFEN and KEBA.
Dieter Zechleitner (Sales Director for heating control systems) and Gerhard Wimmer (Sales Director for e-mobility in Austria) from KEBA are also impressed: “We are glad that the collaboration between ÖkoFEN and KEBA has not only continued in the heating control systems, but also in electromobility, and that, with ÖkoFEN, we number among the pioneers in the field of renewable energy for our customers.”
KEBA Anniversary Wall Box: Special offer extended!
We are delighted with the great amount of positive feedback we have received from our customers over the past six months regarding the KEBA Anniversary Wall Box. We have therefore extended our offer for you until 31 July 2020. Which brings things full circle: because now you can benefit from the unique 10th birthday anniversary price for a total of 10 months. And of course each anniversary wall box will continue to be offered with an additional 10-month warranty.
Even in difficult times like these we are able to deliver 100%, and there is - among others - a reason for this: the dedicated commitment of our production staff, who deserve our special thanks.
Over 250,000 wallboxes sold
With over 250,000 wallboxes sold, KEBA is establishing itself as one of the largest manufacturers of charging solutions for hybrid and electric vehicles. In its Energy Automation division, the Austrian automation expert KEBA AG specialises in charging stations for electric mobility and heating controls for heat pumps and biomass heating systems.
Expert lecture at the Energiesparmesse 2019
5 days. 800 exhibitors. 65,000 m2 exhibition center. The Energy Saving Fair in Wels is Austria's leading trade fair for construction, bathroom and sanitation as well as for heating and energy. It attracts 95,000 visitors every year. Smack-dab in the middle of it all: our KEBA electric mobility expert Gerhard Wimmer. He has been invited to give a talk on "The Right Charging Station for My Electric Car".