ABB operates in businesses such as electrification products, discrete motion and automation, process automation, and power grids. The company offers a wide range of solutions for industries such as marine, power generation, automotive, and railways. The electrification products segment includes modular substation packages, distribution automation products, switchgear, circuit breakers, measuring and sensing devices, control products, solar power solutions, EV charging infrastructure, wiring accessories, and enclosures and cabling systems, including KNX systems (the recognized global standard for home and building control) and data communication networks.
Siemens is a German engineering conglomerate focused on core business activities in the fields of energy, healthcare, industry, and infrastructure. Siemen’s energy management division offers a wide spectrum of software, products, systems, solutions, and services for transmitting, distributing, and managing electrical power and for providing intelligent power infrastructure. In EV charging segment, the company offers wallbox and fast charging infrastructure. The fast charging technology can charge 3 EVs simultaneously, with voltage range of 200 V to 920 V. It also offers innovative charging infrastructure for eBus charging which comprises fast charging solutions from 150 kW to 600 kW charging power as off board charging solution as well as 60 kW to 120 kW as onboard charging solution for opportunity charging on the route.
Tesla designs, develops, manufactures, and sells high-performance fully electric vehicles and energy generation and storage systems. The company installs and maintains energy systems and sells solar electricity. The company offers high power EV supercharger with high DC power output of 480 Volt. While the company has presence in almost every part of the world, the major part of the revenue is generated from the US. In addition to EVs, the company specializes in batteries, power electronics, integrated systems, and energy storage products.
Yazaki is a privately held company involved in the manufacturing and development of a wide range of automotive components. The company offers electronic products, EV connectors, wire harnesses, and meters to the automotive industry. Yazaki Corporation is also engaged in the production of air-conditioning equipment, solar equipment, electric wires and cables, and gas equipment. In addition, the company is involved in several other businesses such as paper recycling, glass recycling, food recycling, agribusiness, nursing care, and food.
The company offers both AC and DC charging connectors, which enhance the charging operation of hybrid and electric vehicles. In 2017, the company launched its Type 2 charging connector, which is the standard adopted in Europe for normal charging. The launch of this connector allowed Yazaki to have a complete portfolio of charging products.
Engie is a French multinational utility company that operates in the fields of electricity generation and distribution, natural gas, nuclear, renewable energy, and petroleum. The company operates through nine segments in regions such as Europe, Latin America, Asia, North America, and others. The company offers EV charging solutions under energy services. It offers end-to-end service provision, from initial consultation and planning through to design, installation, and ongoing infrastructure maintenance and management. The Group has a strong presence at every link in the energy value chain, from low-carbon generation to the provision of energy-efficient solutions for all its customers.
Schneider Electric specializes in providing energy management and automation solutions. The company operates through 4 business segments: building, industry, infrastructure, and IT. It is a global leader for products in a variety of technologies including building automation, industrial automation, energy distribution, low voltage products, and energy storage systems. The company offers EV charging systems under the electric vehicle charging segment. The company’s product portfolio includes fast chargers and wallbox chargers for residential and outdoor applications. The company also provides connected charging stations, which are ideal for semi-public parking facilities, corporate EV fleets, and apartment complexes. In the EV charging segment, the smart wallbox charging station has advanced features such as user authentication, billing and report generation, and remote maintenance. In addition, the company provides field services for efficient maintenance of its EV charging infrastructure.
Mitsubishi Electric operates through 6 major business segments, namely, Energy and Electric Systems, Industrial Automation Systems, Information and Communication Systems, Electronic Devices, Home Appliances, and Others. Under the Industrial Automation Systems sub-domain of automotive equipment, the company offers smart mobility solutions such as electrified powertrain system with high efficiency inverters and motors. The company has a strong presence in major markets such as Japan, Asia, Europe, and North America.
Webasto is globally recognized for its innovative solutions in the automotive industry. The company has been serving the international automotive industry for more than 75 years and has secured its position as Germany’s top 15 automotive suppliers. Webasto has also ventured into innovative charging solutions for EV. The company provides environmentally friendly charging and mobility solutions. The company offers high quality charging stations, professional installation, complete services and digital networking solutions. The company also provides battery solutions that have been designed for total scalability and configuration flexibility. Each battery package has 35 kWh of energy and up to 10 packs can be used for a combined 350 kWh.
BYD is one of the few companies that specialize in the manufacturing of commercial electric vehicles. The company operates in three core business segments: Automobiles, Handset and Assembly Services, and Rechargeable Battery and Photovoltaic. BYD focuses in the manufacture, design, and assembly of a wide range of products. BYD provides electric vehicles, EV batteries, as well as charging solutions for EV users. It offers battery electric vehicle (BEV) models such as e5, e6, eBus, etc. and plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) models such as Qin and Tang. The company provides electric vehicles in passenger as well as commercial vehicle segment.
ClipperCreek is a leading provider of charging solutions for electric vehicles. The company is widely known for its charging solutions for EV such as Level 2 EV Charge Station, Level 1 cord sets of plug-in EV and battery electric EV, and other necessary charging equipment. ClipperCreek has a number of OEM customers across the world. The company also offers an assortment of commercial charging stations and mounting solutions ideal for airports, universities, casinos, hotels, shopping centers, and more.
Greenlots provides EV Charging solutions to utilities, city planners, automakers and enterprises. The company’s EV charging network, turnkey EV charging solutions and grid management services provides users with the power to organize, work and assimilate smart charging infrastructure at scale. The company has developed a mobile app that enables EV drivers to find the nearby charger, check their charging status, and make payments all from their smart phone. Greenlots cloud-based platform provides property holders with real-time control and visibility into their EV chargers.
Efacec is considered a global leader in the fast-charging infrastructure market for electric vehicles. Efacec is the largest Portuguese company in the area of energy, engineering, and mobility. The company has eight business units - Transformers, Energy, Switchgear, Automation, Environment and Industry, Transport, Service, and Electric Mobility. The company offers a full range of charging solutions to charge electric cars, motorcycles, and buses with integration in management systems for efficient use of electric grid infrastructure. EFACEC’s solutions include Private Charging, Public Charging, Quick Charging, Ultra-Fast Charging and Wireless Charging.
Blink Charging is a US-based company that provides charging stations and services for EV. Blink Charging is considered as the largest EV charging station provider and operator in the US. The Blink network currently links more than 15,000 charging stations all over the US providing Electric Vehicle users the capacity to charge their electric cars wherever they live, work, and play. As a Blink host site the users are not required to purchase any equipment but instead they can opt to become a partner to be an EV charging station provider. A host Blink partnership delivers flexible business models.