PlugSurfing its communities in Italy and Portugal starts at the 26.6.2012 Berlin, 27.6.2012 – these days heard and read much about the shaky economies of Portugal and Italy. “Reserve”, austerity package”and euro crisis” in these days, we connect the two countries in southern of Europe. However, happens too much advanced in these countries. Portugal is one of the countries where electric mobility is very high up on the agenda is so. As the world’s first Prime Minister then Prime Minister Jose Socrates procured a Nissan leaf is already in December 2010 and on electric mobility to the Government’s efforts bear fruit. The project Mobi.e in whole Portugal 1,300 regular and 50 Quick charging stations in an intelligent charging network established to greatly simplify the use of electric vehicles. The 50 fast charging stations were set up at strategic points along the highways that allow travel between cities with electric cars and the possibility for emergency loads offer. Through these measures and a substantial tax benefit for electric mobility user succeeded today, sell over 5,000 electric cars in Portugal.
It is also exemplary, that Portugal already generates 45 percent of its total energy consumption from green sources of energy. Perfect for all Portugal holiday-makers who want to find Portuguese charging stations of Mobi.e and other providers and network locally with the PlugSurfing app. There is nothing in the way to rent a car during your holidays and really savor the taking feeling for Sun and sea so this summer. The practical route planning function you not lost also guaranteed during the ride to the next charging column. Also Italy gives new impulses in electric mobility. Here, there are 75 per cent tax reduction for buyers of electric cars. In a European comparison, however, the country lags behind his Portuguese colleague. Even more importantly, that PlugSurfing through the LIVE status indicator and practical search function for charging stations the load security greatly increased for electric cars.