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BMW Group continues to enhance charging infrastructure for electrified vehicles

Munich. The BMW Group is environment a march for the
electric destiny of mobility and will implement over 4,100 charging
points for electrified vehicles during a German locations by 2021. The
new charging infrastructure enables BMW Group employees to charge
their cars conveniently during their workplace with appealing conditions.
Charging options during work are apropos increasingly critical as more
and some-more employees use BMW Group electrified vehicles. Around half of
a charging points will also be open to a public.

 

Klaus Fröhlich, Member of a Board of Management of BMW AG,
obliged for Development, emphasizes: “A good charging
infrastructure is one of a elemental prerequisites – alongside
operation and rival costs – for a acceptance and enlargement of
electric mobility. This is because a BMW Group is again creation progress
and investing evenly in a enlargement of a charging
infrastructure during a German locations.”

 

The skeleton for Germany embody especially AC (alternating current) fast
charging stations with an outlay of 11kW, though also DC (direct current)
quick charging stations with an outlay of 50kW. The energy supply comes
from renewable energies. The infancy of a charging points will be
commissioned in a larger Munich area. Further locations are Berlin,
Leipzig, Regensburg, Landshut, Wackersdorf and Dingolfing.
Comprehensive user government around a CHARGE NOW entrance label enables
people to use a complement continuously, simply and but restrictions
while also charity finish cost transparency.

 

The BMW Group is also environment standards in terms of charging
infrastructure. Since 2013, a BMW Group has implemented 50 projects
with partners worldwide and has already commissioned some-more than 15,000
open charging points, including a investiture of a charging
infrastructure during BMW dealerships. In 2017, a BMW Group, together
with other partners, founded a corner try IONITY, a pan-European
high-power charging network that enables electric mobility over long
distances. To this end, IONITY will erect and work around 400
fast charging stations with charging capacities of adult to 350 kW along
a categorical trade axes in Europe by 2020.

 

With a marketplace share of 21%, a BMW Group is a marketplace personality for
electrified vehicles in Germany. This means that a BMW Group sells
some-more than twice as many electrified cars as a marketplace average*. For
a sixth year in a quarrel given a marketplace launch in 2013, the
fully-electric BMW i3 increasing a sales and was means to nearly
double a series of vehicles sole in Germany in a initial 9 months
of this year compared to a prior year.

 

By 2021, a entertain of a vehicles sole by a BMW Group in Europe
will be electrified, a third by 2025 and half by 2030.

 

*BEV and PHEV vehicles, IHS Markit New Registrations 1-9/2019
(10/2019 report)

 

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With a 4 brands BMW, MINI, Rolls-Royce and BMW Motorrad, a BMW
Group is a world’s heading reward manufacturer of automobiles and
motorcycles and also provides reward financial and mobility services.
The BMW Group prolongation network comprises 31 prolongation and assembly
comforts in 15 countries; a association has a tellurian sales network in
some-more than 140 countries.

In 2018, a BMW Group sole over 2,490,000 newcomer vehicles and
some-more than 165,000 motorcycles worldwide. The distinction before taxation in the
financial year 2018 was € 9.815 billion on revenues amounting to
€ 97.480 billion. As of 31 Dec 2018, a BMW Group had a
workforce of 134,682 employees.

The success of a BMW Group has always been formed on long-term
meditative and obliged action. The association has therefore established
ecological and amicable sustainability via a value chain,
extensive product shortcoming and a transparent joining to
conserving resources as an constituent partial of a strategy.

 

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