Norway: Installation Check as part of Wallbox package available for BMW i3 drivers
Electric vehicles, home charging and comprehensive vehicle infrastructure. BMW i3 charged efficiently and comfortably in Norway from mid-November onwards. A range of innovative products that make electric driving a comfortable experience and every day life pleasure will be introduced to various European markets from now on. Customized to their specific needs owners of a BMW i3 will find the suitable charging solutions to safely and rapidly charge their vehicle at home or at work. BMW and the international e-mobility provider The Mobility House have already concluded the cooperation that now makes this service available in Norway, in early 2013. The range comprises customer-oriented e-mobility solutions such as on-site check of the customers’ electrical installation, delivery and mounting of the BMW i wallbox as well as additional maintenance works and services from a single source. Marcus Fendt, Managing Director, The Mobility House: “By providing these products we enable automanufacturers like BMW to offer a transnational premium customer service from a single source.” Fendt sees this as an active signal upon entering the market. Besides the vehicle he accentuates the importance of providing a safe and powerful charging infrastructure at home or at work. “Several thousands EV Drivers have already placed orders for the new BMW i3. The mounting of the BMW i wallbox, the Installation-Check for its charging suitability – located for instance in the garage – will be integral part of a comprehensive range of the automanufacturer’s services for its customers.” Installation services are available in 15 European countries. The Mobility House secures best local service for each region and offers neutral process operations for automotive manufacturers all over Europe – enabling a customized emobility service portfolio towards their customers.
Partner providing installation services in Norway is EDA Elektro Data AS – a leader in offering various systems in the field of installation services and electrical set-up. Providing electrical services throughout Norway EDA is in partnership with 130 installation companies with 2000 electricians across the country to offer customized solutions based on individual needs.