Electric vehicle charging company announces first open charging platform

An electric vehicle charging company has debuted the first open charging platform that will help address one of the industry’s thorniest problems: siloed systems. EVPassport is the first open electric vehicle charging software platform that is compatible with any electric vehicle brand and enables organizations to integrate the electric charging experience directly into their existing consumer-facing applications. In doing so, EVPassport eliminates the need for separate applications, accounts and top-up balances for drivers, and allows brands to strengthen customer engagement…

Electric vehicle buyers often complain about the systems of chargers available in the United States, and studies have shown it is one of the most persistent issues keeping many people from buying an electric vehicle.

Each electric vehicle company has its own software, own platform, own brand of chargers and more, making it difficult to switch brands or locate chargers while you’re on the road.