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Electric limos transport WEF delegates to Davos

Participants at this year’s World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland were the first to be able to travel by road between Zurich International Airport and Davos, in an environmentally sustainable way.

Fifty Audi e-tron sedans charged in a matter of minutes at a total of 31 fast-charging stations provided by global market leader ABB in Kemptthal, Heidiland, Küblis and Davos.

The charging infrastructure is operated by IONITY, a joint venture between leading automotive manufacturers. The three partners are using the project to underscore the crucial importance of e-mobility for the advancement of sustainable transport.

ABB is the global market leader with over 8,500 fast charging stations installed in 70 countries around the world. The technology company offers the most powerful charging station available today. It can supply enough energy to achieve a range of 100 km in just four minutes.