Andorra/ Electric vehicles: Wallbox and Grandvalira develop the largest charging station in the Pyrenees!
Wallbox and Grandvalira are developing the largest electric car charging station in the Pyrenees.
Wallbox, a leading provider of electric vehicle and energy management solutions, announces the installation of twenty electric vehicle charging points at Grandvalira Resorts’ Andorran ski resorts. The chargers will be equipped with photovoltaic panels to ensure the use of clean and sustainable energy
A Barcelona startup listed on the NYSE, present in over 113 countries and already among the world leaders in charging solutions for electric vehicles Wallbox joins forces with Grandvalira resorts To create the largest charging station in the Pyrenees. The aim is to support the sustainable development initiatives of the Andorra station, which recently announced an investment of 2.5 million euros in energy self-generation and conservation projects to reduce electricity consumption by 15% compared to the previous season.
Suitable for extreme conditions down to -25°C, these twenty chargers are connected to photovoltaic panels installed in the ski resort to allow users to recharge with clean and sustainable energy.
Two installation areas of the ski resort, Grau Roig and Costa Rodona, are equipped with the model.
Commander 2 is the most premium solution for semi-public spaces with a charging power of 7.4 kW. Wallbox will also install a fast charging station Supernova, with a power of 60 kW, allowing autonomy of up to a hundred kilometers in less than fifteen minutes. All chargers are connected to the internet via Wi-Fi and 4G to remotely monitor infrastructure status and real-time charging.
Juan Ramón Moreno, CEO of Grandvalira Resorts: “We have an ambitious sustainable development policy and the installation of 20 electric car charging stations with Wallbox is one of the most important measures in this direction. Our goal is to continue to invest in renewable energies, self-generation and vigilance. This season, we have already invested 2.5 million euros in environmental protection projects. »
Ivan Tallon, Wallbox Country Manager for Spain and Portugal: “We are delighted that Grandvalira Resorts has trusted Wallbox to promote its sustainability strategy by allowing its customers to benefit from charging stations for electric vehicles powered by clean and sustainable energy thanks to solar panels. Partnerships like these help us achieve our goal of encouraging the transition to electric vehicles by providing users with smart, innovative and eco-responsible solutions. »
– About Wallbox
Wallbox is an international company with a mission to improve energy management worldwide. Wallbox creates intelligent energy management and electric vehicle charging systems that combine innovative technology with exceptional design to empower users to control their consumption, save money and live more sustainably. The company offers a full range of solutions for residential, semi-public and public use in more than 113 countries around the world. Founded in Barcelona in 2015, Wallbox currently has over 1,200 employees across Europe, the Americas and Asia. (Learn more at www.wallbox.com)
– About Grandvalira resorts
Grandvalira Resorts Andorra is the result of the union of all Andorran ski resorts, forming the largest and most modern ski area in the Pyrenees and one of the largest in Europe, with a total of 303 km of slopes. Providing access to 123 lifts, Ordino Arcalís, the best of Pal Arinsal and Grandvalira, offers the longest ski season and a summer full of activities, sports and nature.