FORT LEE, 8 August 2023: Pioneer Power Solutions Inc, renowned for its expertise in electrical power systems, distributed energy resources, power generation equipment, and mobile electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions, announces a significant stride in the EV charging sector.
Pioneer Power will collaborate with Rove, a Southern California-based full-service charging center operator, to provide its cutting-edge E-Bloc system and customized control and protection equipment. The partnership aims to enhance the latter’s commitment to delivering fast, secure, and dependable EV charging experiences.
Revolutionizing EV Charging Centers
Pioneer Power’s innovative E-Bloc technology will play a pivotal role in facilitating Rove’s ambitious vision of establishing advanced EV charging centers. These centers are set to feature 40 direct-current ultra-fast chargers (DCFC), capable of achieving speeds up to 350 kW. This rapid charging capability enables a complete EV charge in as little as 15 minutes, effectively addressing a critical concern among EV users.
Rove’s forward-looking approach extends to incorporating renewable energy sources, including onsite solar panels and battery storage, bolstered by Pioneer Power’s E-Bloc system. This integration serves to supplement grid electricity during peak periods, contributing to more sustainable energy practices. In addition to seamless charging services, Rove centers will offer conveniences such as a fresh market, lounge areas, free Wi-Fi, and car wash facilities.
Future Expansion and Growth Prospects
Rove envisions establishing multiple centers in strategic locations, including Santa Ana, Corona, and Torrance, with a broader plan to launch 20 centers by 2026. The expansion is designed to provide accessible, efficient, and enjoyable charging experiences for EV owners, enhancing the appeal of EV adoption in the region.
Supporting a Visionary Mission
Nathan Mazurek, Pioneer Power’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, commends Rove’s innovative approach to EV charging, emphasizing their commitment to providing a holistic consumer experience. The collaboration with Rove aligns with Pioneer Power’s E-Bloc solution, recognized for its adaptability and potential to harness solar and renewable energy sources, thereby promoting environmental benefits.
Rove’s Forward-Looking Approach
Nathan McDonnell, CEO of Rove, envisions their full-service centers as pioneers in enhancing public EV charging. Through dedicated, clean, and convenient amenities, Rove aims to position its centers as prime destinations for EV owners seeking reliable and efficient charging solutions. Pioneer Power’s E-Bloc technology plays a pivotal role in achieving this vision.
Impacting Revenue Growth
This strategic partnership is poised to generate substantial revenue growth for Pioneer Power. With an order placed in August and delivery scheduled for 2024, the collaboration further solidifies Pioneer Power’s growth trajectory.
Enhancing EV Charging Landscape
The collaboration between Pioneer Power and Rove exemplifies the industry’s commitment to revolutionizing EV charging infrastructure. By harnessing innovative technologies like E-Bloc, the partnership strives to make rapid and sustainable EV charging a reality, bolstering the electric mobility ecosystem in California and beyond.