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Circle K Launches High-powered Electric Vehicle Charging Network

Published on Jul 31 2019 12:50 PM in Retail tagged: Circle K / Ionity

Circle K Launches High-powered Electric Vehicle Charging Network

Circle K has launched its new high-powered electric vehicle charging network in association with IONITY a high-power charging provider.

“As we all come together in a concerted effort to tackle climate change and reduce our carbon emissions, there will be an increased demand for access to convenient fast charging points across the country," Incoming Circle K Ireland Managing Director Gordon Lawlor commented.

"In line with our ambition to make our customers lives a little easier every day, Circle K has already started on its journey to meet this demand and we want to play our role in facilitating a smooth transition to electric vehicle usage."

More to Come

The IONITY high-powered charger has also been installed in Circle K Cashel in Tipperary with four more IONITY high powered charging stations set to be introduced over the next few months at key strategic motorway locations at Circle K Athlone on the M6, Circle K Kill South on the M7, Circle K Kill North on the N7, Circle K City North on the M1.

All charge stations will feature up to six high speed EV charge points, each with a 350kW of charging capacity.

“We are continuing to extend the IONITY High Power Charging network, with stations like Gorey which we believe will make a significant contribution to the take up of electrical vehicles across Europe," Paul Entwistle, IONITY media spokesperson added:

"It is particularly refreshing working with Circle K who have clearly understood what EV drivers want.”

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