Herbert Diess receives updates on the future of electromobility in the Czech Republic
Herbert Diess, Chairman of the Board of Management of the Volkswagen Group
Thomas Schmall, Volkswagen Group Board Member for Technology and the person responsible for battery cells and systems
We are developing the Czech Republic, our home market, into an electric mobility centre as part of our NEXT LEVEL – ŠKODA STRATEGY 2030. Our goal is to secure jobs and create new ones so that the country emerges stronger from the far-reaching transformation process. ŠKODA AUTO is ready to make its contribution.
Several thousand new charging points for e-vehicles in the Czech Republic by 2025 Alongside the meeting, Karel Havlíček, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Industry, Trade and Transport, Daniel Beneš, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the ČEZ Group, and Martin Jahn, ŠKODA AUTO Board Member for Sales and Marketing and state agencies for road and rail transport signed a memorandum of understanding to establish several thousand charging points in the Czech Republic by 2025. The charging points are to be installed at railway stations and along main roads and will be supplied with CO2-neutral electricity from ČEZ. The locations of the charging points will be determined in collaboration with ŠKODA AUTO and Elli, the Volkswagen Group subsidiary for charging solutions.
Oct 20, 2021 at 06:13