Eni Acquires Be Power to Expand EV Charging in Italy & EU
Eni, through Eni gas e luce, signed an agreement to acquire 100% of Be Power SpA, which through its subsidiary Be Charge is the second largest Italian operator with over 5 thousand electric vehicle charging points on public land. The transaction* marks a further step forward in Eni's energy transition strategy and commitment to achieve total decarbonisation of products and processes by 2050.The acquisition of Be Power will allow Eni gas e luce to become a primary operator of electric vehicle charging on public land, on private land with public access and in Eni service stations, in Italy and abroad.
Founded in 2018, Be Power owns the Be Charge branded charging infrastructures installed on public and private land and holds the relevant concessions. It also manages its own charging stations and those of other operators through a proprietary technology platform and provides charging services to drivers of electric vehicles on its own or third-party charging stations through a dedicated app.