There’s a lot of excitement in the electric vehicle (EV) industry right now, with many different EV charging companies trying to claim a piece of the pie.
Let’s see how many EV charging companies are, which are the top picks, and search into the variations between them.
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How do electric vehicles revolutionize the world?
The electric vehicle market has grown significantly in the past 10 years and is expected to grow even faster. Despite a lot of growth, experts think the EV market share will double or even quadruple by 2030.
Moreover, some research shows that electric vehicles accounted for 10% of global car sales in 2022.
This chart proves the growth of electric vehicles and EV charging infrastructure.
|Year||Electric vehicles (unit sales)||EV charging stations (units)|
For the following years, remember that these are only predictions*, and nobody exactly knows what the time will bring.
But electric vehicles indeed have much potential to remodel the world by promoting sustainability.
Currently, the trend is on the side of electric cars compared to ICE vehicles.
Electric car charging companies
Who are the electric car charging companies aka EV charging market players, and how do they differ?
For a complete user experience, we need the following:
• EV charging station companies are those that provide all the hardware-charging infrastructure. They offer various charging equipment, including fast and wireless charging stations.
• EV Charge Point Operators (CPOs) are companies that own, manage and maintain an EV charging infrastructure.
• e-Mobility service providers (EMSPs) offer EV charging services for personal or business use by providing a network of public/home chargers.
Learn more about the difference between EV CPOs and EMSPs.
• EV charging software companies provide software solutions that optimize electric vehicle charging operations (charging station management or energy management and so payments and billing).
Learn more about top 10 EV charging software companies.
Let’s look at our list of top EV charging companies.
EV charging companies from A to Z
Here’s an alphabetized table of additional electric vehicle (EV) charging companies in the market, with year founded, headquarters, revenue and more.
|EV charging company||Year founded||Headquarters||Revenue||Segment|
|ABB||1988||Zürich, Switzerland||25B USD||Hardware|
|Alfen||1937||Almere, Netherlands||100M USD||Hardware|
|Allego N.V.||2013||Arnhem, Netherlands||90M USD||EMSP + Software|
|Ampeco||2018||Sofia, Bulgaria||<5M USD||Software|
|Ample||2014||San Francisco, California, US||15M USD||EMSP|
|Blink Charging Co.||1998||Miami Beach, Florida, US||15M USD||In every segment|
|BP Pulse||2008||Luton, UK||<5M USD||In every segment|
|ChargeLab||2015||Toronto, Ontario, CA||<5M USD||Software|
|Chargemap||2009||Strasbourg, France||<5M USD||Software|
|chargeX||2017||Munich, Germany||<5M USD||EMSP + Software|
|Circontrol||1997||Barcelona, Spain||24M USD||Hardware|
|Driivz||1986||Hod Hasharon, Israel||>5M USD||Software|
|Eaton||1911||Dublin, Ireland||19B USD||In every segment|
|Efacec||1948||Leça do Balio, Portugal||500M USD||Hardware|
|EV Connect||2009||El Segundo, California, US||11M USD||Software|
|EVBox||2010||Amsterdam, Netherlands||70M USD||In every segment|
|EVGateway||2017||Irvine, California, US||<5M USD||Software|
|EVgo||2010||Los Angeles, California, US||22M||EMSP|
|GreenFlux||2011||Amsterdam, Netherlands||12M USD||In every segment|
|GRIDSERVE Electric Highway||2017||Oakland, California, US||<5M USD||EMSP|
|instaVolt||2016||Basingstoke, UK||<5M USD||EMSP + Software|
|Ionity||2017||Munich, Germany||29M USD||EMSP|
|Monta||2020||Copenhagen, Denmark||16M USD||EMSP|
|Phihong||1972||Taoyuan, Taiwan||<3B USD||Hardware|
|Schneider Electric||1836||Rueil-Malmaison, France||<28M USD||Hardware|
|SemaConnect||2008||Bowie, Maryland, US||<5M USD||EMSP|
|Shell||1907||London, UK||260B USD||EMSP|
|SparkCharge||2017||Somerville, Massachusetts, US||15M USD||EMSP|
|Star Charge||2014||Changzhou, China||No data||Hardware|
|Tap Electric||1969||Holbrook, New York, US||20M USD||Software|
|TELD||2014||Songling Rd., Qingdao, China||No data||Software|
|Tesla||2003||Austin, Texas, US||81B USD||In every segment|
|Tridens||2007||Maribor, Slovenia||<5M USD||Software|
|TotalEnergies||1924||Courbevoie, France||180B USD||EMSP|
|Tritium||2001||Brisbane, Australia||100M USD||Hardware|
|Virta||2013||Helsinki, Finland||78M USD||Hardware + Software|
|Wallbox||2015||Barcelona, Spain||30M USD||EMSP + Software|
|Webasto||1901||Stockdorf, Germany||<5M USD||EMSP|
Top 5 EV charging companies
With many EV charging companies entering the market, deciding which one to choose can take time.
These are our top 5 picks that stand out:
Tridens is a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) company founded in 2007 with offices in the USA, EU, and India.
Tridens EV Charge is an intuitive all-in-one software solution for Charge Point Operators (CPO) and e-Mobility Service Providers (EMSP).
Moreover, it’s a white-labeled platform and easy-to-use software compatible with any OCPP-compliant EV charging station.
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This makes our software one of the top options for managing EV charging.
Tesla is the largest EV charging company and top EV manufacturer worldwide.
With their fast-charging stations, they have established a vast charging infrastructure network called Superchargers.
In recent years, Tesla has seen fantastic growth in many segments, especially in Tesla sales in 2022.
EVBox offers innovative smart charging stations and software solutions.
Businesses can fully equip themselves to adjust electric vehicles with a wide range of EV charging options, including residential, commercial, and fast-charging stations.
ChargePoint offers an inclusive solution for EV charging needs through its hardware and software offerings.
The company is the clear leader in the US, with the largest network of EV charging stations.
EVgo supplies public fast charging services for electric vehicles.
The company focuses on developing and operating a nationwide network of fast-charging stations.
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The companies we’ve mentioned offer a unique set of features and services.
We hope that you have found the information provided helpful in finding the right EV charging company for you.
Please comment below if you have any questions or feedback (your input is always valuable to us).
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