15. June 2022
To include Truck and Bus charging in the existing environment and facilities needs customized solutions: The Bricco-Corretto-system offers the flexible installation of an HPC station for 2 vehicles each with 480A charging current (2x192kW, 384kW) with a very compact and small device in the parking lot (ceiling, wall and floor installation/pedestal possible) combined with a flexible set-up power cabinet.
19. January 2022
This is the first large-scale Swiss test in which bidirectionally charging series electric cars will be used throughout people's everyday mobility – and that they can be tested under different conditions, from rural to urban. The newly launched "V2X Suisse" project aims to join forces to find solutions and deliver results that will give this technology a boost in Switzerland and beyond.
2. October 2021
Movietime! eMOTION #18
Is Switzerlands GOFAST Network a blueprint for the Germany charging network? The editor-in-chief of electrive.net, Peter Schwierz not only visited and tested one of the most uptodate GOFAST charging park for his video channel eMOTION - he also spoke intensively about the details with the organizers on site. And on top of that, he experienced how easy and transparent it is to pay for the charging process in Switzerland. Have fun with the latest episode!
16. September 2021
Technology Upgrade at GOFAST.SWISS
The biggest charging site of GOFAST at the swiss location Würenlos became faster and more secure due to two swiss innovations. The amendments concerned the available charging power of the chargepoints and safety during the charging process. A more ruggedized and better monitored connector, which can take the weight of a trucklock combined with a temperature-switch, which works independent of software processing and interrupts the charging process if the system is heating up too much. Behind these technological innovations are the swiss brands, BRUGG eConnect and the EVTEC.
12. March 2021
GOFAST ready for trucks at Highway Parking Oftringen
Until recently, the utilitarian named Oftringen Ost was an unremarkable service area on the A1 motorway. It now has an electric charging station with eight high-performance e-vehicle charging spots. Swiss company GOFAST designed the station to be ready for the future electrification of heavy goods traffic.
12. March 2021
Kick-off Migrol Fastcharging Network
The rapid adaption of battery electric vehicles increases the demand for fastchargers, especially at main traffic veins. By offering charging stations Migrol is heading for more sustainability. The charged energy can be easily paid with Debt or Credit-Cards and the Migrol-Card. Customers are gratified with additional Cumulus-Credits (Loyalty programme Cumulus)
11. December 2020
GOFAST network grows with McDonalds
The Swiss fast charging provider GOFAST is launching an ambitious project together with McDonald’s Switzerland to expand the charging infrastructure for electric vehicles in Switzerland. The target is to equip most of the close to 90 McDrive restaurants with fast charging stations in a period beginning December 2020 unitl the end of the year 2022. Attractive restaurant locations will therefore be added to the existing Switzerland-wide network of GOFAST fast charging stations in a short period of time.
9. November 2020
Agrola Network is growing rapidly
On the occasion of the opening of its 10th fast-charging-location, the AGROLA AG puplished its intention to setup 20 fastchargers throughout Switzerland till the end of the year 2021 via LinkedIn Posting. The growing number of such recharging stations and the underlying power supply concept is a new accent of the growing importance of emobility in Switzerland. Remarkably enough given the fact, that the first station was openend in summer 2019.
28. August 2020
Agrola - High Power: What does it take for a fast charging station
Electric cars are en vogue; by 2020, every fifth new car will be an electrified car. Time to improve the infrastructure for these cars too. GO! In an interview with Urs Riesen, Head of New Business at Agrola, shows the importance of charging stations at Agrola and how they are planned and built with a high quality roof, a lot of understanding and attention to detail.
19. May 2020
CKW customized DC/DC fastcharging «made in Kriens»
What was still missing: someone who can build such a charging station. Suker: “At the beginning we were in contact with a Polish company. However, a collaboration did not materialize. In the end we found someone in the company EVTEC in Kriens, practically on our doorstep. " At the same time, Suker submitted his project to the Federal Office of Energy (SFOE) in the pilot and demonstration program - successfully. "It feels good to know that the SFOE also believes in our idea."