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Elektromotive Limited (United Kingdom)

Elektromotive Limited is the United Kingdom's first dedicated electric vehicle supply equipment vendor. The company designs, manufactures, sells, installs, operates and maintains a complete range of Elektrobay® charging stations suitable for all requirements, supported by an advanced back office.

Formed in 2003, Elektromotive is the original electric vehicle charging station company.

Elektromotive designs, manufactures, sells, installs, operates and maintains a complete range of Elektrobay® charging stations suitable for all requirements, supported by an advanced back office.

Elektromotive introduced the UK's first public access charge point, pioneered the use of the now industry standard RFID cards, and holds the patent for controlling the user access and activation of a charging station via a wireless key fob and secure plug enclosure (RFID card access).

Elektromotive was the first company to operate charge point user networks, the first to introduce public access Rapid DC charge points, the first to introduce cardless payment and pay-as-you-go charge points (using mobile phone IVR), and the first to pass 1 million hours of operational recharging.