Sarajevo gets first charging station for electric cars. Charging station has in its facility built Hotel Residence Inn Marriot in downtown Sarajevo, and will be open to use only for hotel guests, says Anadolu Agency (AA).
“We are in the last year and this year we had a lot of queries of tourists who come with electric vehicles for this type of service, but we had to reject a lot of” – she said Ajla Shrimp, sales manager of the hotel.
According to her, the most asked for bottling of electric cars had guests from Austria, Germany and Croatian.
The bottling plant, whose installation is carried out in cooperation with Elektroprivreda BiH has two built-Mode 3 Type 2 connector for charging electric vehicles, and requires the European directive.
Electric car does in BiH, which is due to the high cost of such cars, expensive battery with a service life of 10 years, a small number of places for loading and superficial or no awareness of potential users.
It considered and Armin Imamovic from companies Per Aspera, the agent, distributor and service first electric vehicle filling stations in Sarajevo and in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
“Bottling works on the principle of electricity, where one cable included in the bottling plant, and the other in the car, it takes approximately one hour to fill up the vehicle if it is zero energy in the vehicle. Consumption is measured by mileage, two to three brands of electricity are necessary in order to move 100 kilometers, depending on the driver “- said Imamovic.
Electric cars driven by the electric motor using the electric power stored in the battery or other device, and the ride is not accompanied by vibrations and noise, which is very pronounced in diesel engines.
In the early 2000s increased the interest in these vehicles due to increasing oil prices and the need to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Model electric car Tesla Roadster, Reva, Buddy, Mitsubishi i-MiEV, Nissan Leaf and Smart ED are currently the best-selling electric cars in the world.
In BiH electric car company Renault has to vehicle soon put on sale.
“There are a lot of inquiries for the vehicle. Every couple of days customers call and ask for information when the vehicle will be on sale. We hope that as soon as the vehicle to launch. To my knowledge, the BiH electric car has only Renault” – explains the AA Džana Pasic the company Rubber M Mostar, authorized dealer and service of Renault, Nissan and Dacia in BiH.
According to her, the electric motor traffic act just like other vehicles, except that does not release harmful gases and does not produce noise.
E-mobility, or bottling plants for clean cars represent a new concept of mobility in urban areas.
In Japan, as a country of high technology development, there was an increasing number of filling stations for charging electric cars than gas stations.