Q8, one of the largest fuel and Mobility players in the Benelux, is enlarging its European charging network for Q8 & Tango electric-users with no less than 30.000 charging stations by joining GIREVE. This is a great next step for Q8 in becoming a sustainable Mobility player.
Q8 launched its charging service Q8 & Tango electric a little over a year ago. In the meantime, the company has installed over 80 charging points in the Benelux and has created a great network of charging stations all over Europe through partnerships. In doing so, Q8 wantsto offer more choice of ‘fuel’ to its customers.
By joining GIREVE’s platform, Q8 can access new networks in Europe. GIREVE’s platform offers access to 500+ networks. This represents more than 90,000 charging points in Benelux and 169,000 charging points throughout Europe.
“The upscale of emobility must take place in an open and connected market, enabling service enrichment. We are happy to share this vision with Q8 & Tango electric by partnering together to grant an easier and seamless experience to the EV drivers. » Maria Pirpan, Key Account Manager at GIREVE
Operators connected to GIREVE’s platform will also gain access to the Q8 & Tango charging stations. Charging at those chargers will be available for all users no matter the mobile app or badge they use.
“We are very happy to be expanding our European network through the GIREVE platform. This way we can offer our electric customers even more choice and comfort to recharge on-the-go.” Geert De Mil, E-mobility Manager at Q8.
With over 465 filling stations and fuel delivery to professional end-users and resellers, Q8 is one of the largest fuel players in the Belgian market. Specifically for the transport industry Q8 runs 40 International Diesel Services (IDS) stations in Belgium. And now Q8 is making major strides in the e-mobility market with Q8 electric: a network of (fast) chargers in their own stations, at locations of partners and customers and via an international network across Europe. It is Q8’s ambition to develop into a mobility player. That is why Q8 continues to innovate and invest in future-oriented opportunities that make every customer journey more sustainable. In 2019, Q8 was elected Best Fuel Brand in Belgium.
Combining Market Place, Transactions Processing, and Data Management technologies, GIREVE is the leading B-to-B digital platform for electric recharging, offering the first coverage in terms of number of charge points in Europe. The company manages 3,800 contracts between 277 players in 32 countries and references more than 220,000 charge points, including 149,000 open to roaming. For almost 10 years, GIREVE has been a central trusted third party for B-to-B players in the charging sector, handling negotiations and transactions independently, securely, according to transparent rules, and in compliance with regulations.