Exciting and always surprising: During eMove360° Europe 2022, 6th International Trade Fair for Mobility 4.0 electric-connected-autonomous (05 to 07 October), the finalists of one of the most important awards for New Mobility were announced yesterday evening in Berlin. The expert jury of the eMove360° Award for Electromobility & Autonomous Driving had nominated the most innovative and promising submissions for mobility. In the categories Charging & Energy, Battery & Powertrain, Electronics, Mobility Concepts & Services and Autonomous Vehicle, the judges selected a total of nine companies as finalists. The category winners were honoured in a ceremony in Conference Room 1 of Hall Hub 27 at Messe Berlin, followed by a get-together with cold beer and snacks.
These are the finalists of the eMove360° Award 2022 at a glance:
The finalist in the Charging & Energy category is the Maxicharger AC WALLBOX from AUTEL, a charger that is suitable for both home and commercial use and is available in different power ratings (www.autelenergy.eu). Another finalist in the Charging & Energy category isPower UX™ 180 Electric Vehicle Charging System from Dover Fueling Solutions, a powerful 180 kW DC fast charging system perfect for use at gas stations, commercial and retail car parks, and in work environments (www.doverfuelingsolutions.com). Finalist number three in the Charging & Energy category is the Technagon Charging Module – developed for the new generation of charging and universally applicable for Technagon wallboxes, charging columns and BigScreens (www.technagon.de).
As the winner of the Charging & Energy category, Speed-E by REN Pro, S.A. won over the jury, an innovative solution that allows electric vehicles to be charged directly from the high-voltage transmission grid. By providing direct access to the high-voltage grid, this solution contributes to the mass adoption of electric vehicles, enables high power output, bypasses distribution grid constraints and can provide grid connectivity in remote areas where the distribution grid may not be available. SPEED-E provides a scalable and modular solution that enables virtually unlimited power with superior quality of service (www.ren.pt).
Winner of the Battery & Powertrain category is Miba AG with the VOLTstation® mobile energy storage system, the perfect solution for a quiet and emission-free energy supply (www.mibabattery.com).
Winner of the Electronics category is TE Connectivity Germany GmbH with TENDUR Surface Plating Technology for High-Performance EV Charging, a completely new TENDUR charging inlet coating technology developed to ensure high-performance charging throughout the life of the vehicle (www.te.com).
The finalist in the Mobility Concepts & Services category is Fronius Deutschland GmbH and Fronius EMIL. Fronius EMIL makes it possible to charge and manage all company e-cars with just one charging solution – uncomplicated, efficient and without additional hardware components. The innovative e-mobility software ensures that the entire company fleet is supplied with power fully automatically (www.fronius.com).
The winner of the Mobility Concepts & Services category is Stadtwerke München GmbH with its M-Lad solution, which is specially tailored to the needs of customers and local conditions – from planning to charging infrastructure and services (www.swm.de).
The winner of the Autonomous Vehicle category is Karsan Otomotiv Sanayii ve Tic. A.Ş with the Autonomous E-ATAK. Level-4 Autonomous Technology, which uses high-tech sensors and cameras to move autonomously along a planned route, can perform autonomous driving at a speed of 50 km/h, day or night, in all weather conditions. Autonomous e-ATAK performing driverless operations such as approaching stops, managing boarding and alighting, management and administration at intersections and traffic lights. Thanks to the BMW batteries of Autonomous e-ATAK, up to 300 km of range can be provided (www.karsan.com/en).
All finalists will be on display at eMove360° Europe at Messe Berlin, Hall 25 and Hub 27 until 7 October.