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Vattenfall and Castrol offer EV solutions

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Vattenfall and Castrol have partnered to offer electric-car chargers and lubricants to car dealerships in Germany.

Vattenfall is constructing electric vehicle (EV) charging stations, powered with green electricity, and is handling the customer billing side of the operations. Castrol is supplying lubricants, including fluids for EVs to car dealers in Germany and together, this partnership will offer an attractive combination to car dealerships.

The partnership began in January 2020, with the first e-charging station being installed at BMW dealer, STADAC in Ahrensburg near Hamburg, Germany.

"In addition to our complete range of specialist e-fluids for hybrid and electric vehicles, we can now offer our customers a complete solution for the electrification of their service stations. With approximately 15 000 charging points in Europe, Vattenfall is one of the leaders in the energy market. They can also supply car dealerships with photovoltaic charging systems and its own green electricity. We have a very competent full-service provider at our side" commented Michael Hansen, Castrol Sales Director FWS Germany.

The new offer from Vattenfall and Castrol complements Aral’s strategy to provide fast charging stations to the German market at appropriate fuel stations. Vattenfall and Castrol are focusing on a tailor-made solution for car dealerships to meet changing consumer requirements.

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