*The project is co-funded by the European Union. The author is responsible for the opinions and points of view expressed here and it does not necessarily reflect the opinions of the European Union nor Alternative Fuels Infrastructure Facility (AFIF). Neither the European Union nor the authority that has provided the co-funding is responsible for the opinions expressed in the www.virsi.lv website.
Project carried out by: AS VIRŠI-A
Press release: here
Project period: 1 May 2022 to 30 April 2024
EU co-financing: up to EUR 1,080,000
Overall goal of the project:
Increase the capacity of the charging infrastructure in Latvia and offer a larger number of more powerful electric vehicle charging stations to clients.
Specific goal of the project:
Completing this project will enable VIRŠI-A to set up an extensive charging network that will provide its clients with a charging capacity of at least 150 kW, and to install more powerful connections to the distribution system operator's mains at eight stations, making it possible to also charge lorries at these stations in the future.
*On 22 September 2022, an agreement was signed between Virši and the European Climate, Infrastructure and Environment Executive Agency, the first AFIF assistance agreement in the European Union.