‘Nissan Energy Perks by EVgo’ is the name of the new platform designed to encourage more U.S. drivers to make the switch to an electric vehicle (EV).
The partnership will offer new Nissan LEAF owners and leasees access to EVgo’s U.S. charging network of more than 30,000 public EV chargers.
EVgo has also announced roaming agreements with Electrify America and EV Connect, which will further expand the number of stations accessible through ‘Nissan Energy Perks by EVgo.
Cathy Zoi, CEO of EVgo, says: “The future of driving is electric, and EVgo is focused on delivering reliable and convenient fast charging for everyone. Anyone who has tried an EV loves it, and EVgo and Nissan are making it easier for more drivers to make the switch to an electric vehicle.”
Aditya Jairaj, director, EV sales and marketing, Nissan North America, adds: “Nissan is a long-time leader in electric vehicles and this new partnership with EVgo will give Nissan LEAF owners confidence powered by tens of thousands of chargers across America. Convenient access to public chargers can be incredibly helpful for LEAF owners in their day-to-day lives.”
In August 2019, EVgo and Nissan announced a commitment to expand the charging network for EV drivers with the installation of 200 direct current fast chargers across the U.S. Nissan has already installed more than 2,000 quick charge connectors across the country since 2010.