Electric mobility - from niche into a valid market
21.7.2017Annual press conference:
KEBA is growing, 87% export share, R&D investments are rising to 38.1 million, KEBA among the leading providers in the sector of e-mobility
KEBA has registered a success of 40,000 charging stations sold. This confirms the KEBA research programme’s success. KEBA is among the leading providers in this sector and holds a market share of roughly 20 %. Currently the share of electric cars among all vehicles sold amounts to one percent on average. In 2016 the EU and EFTA numbered approx. 200,000 registered electric cars and plug-in hybrids (source: ACEA).
“Current forecasts indicate that by 2025 approx. 25% of all automobiles sold will be electric cars and plug-in hybrids. Electric mobility is developing from a niche market into a valid market“, Gerhard Luftensteiner, KEBA AG Board of Directors Chairman confirms.
Research spirit is making KEBA a pioneer in electric mobility
Early on KEBA recognized the opportunity and also the significance of electric mobility and by 2009 had already launched development of a charging station.
From both an economic and ecological perspective electric mobility provides a number of decisive advantages.