November 14th, 2023 | Plugit Finland opened Finland’s first public high-power charging station for electric heavy transport in Viinikka, Tampere. The station was inaugurated by Minister of Climate and the Environment Kai Mykkänen.
Mayor of the City of Tampere, Kalervo Kummola and Anna Storm, VP, Stakeholder Relations & Director of Sustainability, Posti Group, was present to talk about the impact of sustainability thinking on the electrification of logistics.
Electric commercial vehicles were also present on site to demonstrate the charging solution in practice. Magnus Björklund, Managing Director of Volvo Finland, spoke about Volvo’s ambitious global emissions targets.
We are very pleased that a significant number of Finland’s leading logistics companies and operators were present. Public charging is of interest and clearly unites Finnish entrepreneurs and authorities in a common goal.