Our 2021 Sponsors
Our valued partners for this event:
ESB is Ireland’s largest energy company with 90 years’ experience in the electricity sector. ESB is leading Ireland’s transition to a low carbon energy future through the electrification of heat and transport, creating a brighter future for all. We developed one of the first fully interoperable charge point networks in Europe, comprising of 1,350 public charge points across the island of Ireland. ESB has been a leading independent generator in the UK for more than 23 years and has invested almost £2bn in generation and power network assets. ESB’s electric vehicle business has expanded into Great Britain under the ESB Energy brand, with electric vehicle public charging networks in London, Coventry and Birmingham. For information on the electric vehicle public charging network in Ireland visit www.esb.ie/ecars. For information on the ESB Energy electric vehicle public charging network in Great Britain visit www.esbenergy.co.uk/EV.
About Fuels for Ireland
Fuels for Ireland – formerly known as the Irish Petroleum Industry Association – brings together companies involved in the importation, distribution and marketing of petroleum products, low carbon liquid fuels and other means to power transport, heating, agriculture, aviation and industry. Its members provide more than half of Ireland’s energy needs. Website: www.fuelsforireland.ie
MAXUS is delighted to be part of the EV summit albeit a virtual one for the 2nd year in a row. From a Vehicle distributor dealing with Electric vehicles in the commercial world for over 5 years now – they have learned so much not from a sales side but more importantly from a customer side.
Harris Automotive Distributors, A member of the Harris Group of Companies – are one of Ireland’s long-established distributors of a wide range of commercial vehicles, founded by a true visionary, Pino Harris in 1961. The Harris Group is a leading importer and distributor of commercial vehicles with a firm focus on technological innovation and the next generation of clean, sustainable motoring. Maxus represents Higer Bus & Coach who also offer a new range of full electric city bus. Crusader and AOS Coaches, Sinotruk and Isuzu Pickup and Truck Series just to give you a brief insight.
The company partnered with leading Chinese manufacturer SAIC Motor, the name behind MAXUS, in 2015, marking the start of what has become a strong and enduring relationship. Range, reliability, versatility, and quality customer service are at the heart of the brand, making it a firm favourite with business owners and fleet managers across the UK. SAIC, MAXUS and the team at Harris have been looking to the future of motoring for many years, driving the transition to electric since 2016. Such is SAIC’s commitment to greener motoring, that it has ploughed over €2 billion into innovation.In the years ahead, MAXUS plans to build on its existing ranges and grow its dealer network, creating a sustainable, dynamic business for the future. The motoring industry is moving rapidly, but with SAIC leading the charge, they are confident that the future is very bright indeed and hosting such events as the EV Summit allows a platform to share their knowledge & products and share their drive to the future.
For more information contact Karl Haughton or log onto www.saicmaxus.ie
SEAI is Ireland’s national energy authority investing in, and delivering, appropriate, effective, and sustainable solutions to help Ireland’s transition to a clean energy future. We work with Government, homeowners, businesses, and communities to achieve this, through expertise, funding, educational programmes, policy advice, research, and the development of new technologies. SEAI is funded by the Government of Ireland through the Department of the Environment, Climate and Communication.
For further information, log on to www.seai.ie