Electric Circuit's DC fast charger (CHAdeMO and CCS Combo)

Electric Circuit's DC fast charger (CHAdeMO and CCS Combo)

Electric Circuit, the largest public charging network in Québec, recorded significant growth of charging network usage.

They now provide charging services to over 6,500 users (including 3,000 new in 2015), which would be equal to roughly 80% of all EV drivers registered in Québec.

Satisfaction surveys show a high 93% score of "satisfied" or "very satisfied", with 1,004 respondents intotal.

According to the Electric Circuit, the company offers 577 AC Level 2 charging stations and 29 DC fast chargers (up by 217 and 21 respectively in 2015).

Total number of charging sessions recorded last year stands at 46,465 (growing usage increased to 6,300 sessions a month). On average, every user was charging about once a month, it seems.

France Lampron, Director – Transportation Electrification at Hydro-Québec, on behalf of the Electric Circuit’s founding partners said:

“We are delighted to see the road we’ve travelled this year: more and more plug-in electric vehicle owners now have an Electric Circuit card. The Electric Circuit’s growing popularity among these car owners more than justifies its purpose and encourages us to continue expanding the network to meet their needs."

Electric Circuit's charging points: