Gronn Kontakt is energy provider Statkraft’s public EV charging network. The company has entered the UK, initially taking over InCharge units, and has extensive expertise in EV charging with an established network across leading EV market Norway.
Access is via an app or web portal, with an RFID card arriving as part of the network’s rebranding in early 2021. Gronn Kontakt points have a set fee per kWh plus a connection fee, apart from those operated on behalf of certain district or borough councils – outlined below.
Charge network costs
Membership cost: None – access via app or web portal
Fast units (up to 22 kW): 30p/ kWh + 50p connection fee
Rapid units (50+ kW): 40p/ kWh + 80p connection fee
Chichester council fast units: 18p / kWh + 96p connection fee
South Holland Council fast units: 30p / kWh
Test Valley Council: Free vend until 5th Oct 2020
To discover how much it will cost to charge an EV from a Gronn Kontakt charge point, head to Zap-Map’s Public Charging Calculator. This allows you to select any new or used plug-in vehicle, and tailor elements – such as electricity cost and charge required – for personalised results.
Gronn Kontakt network access
Access to the Gronn Kontakt network is made via the network’s free smartphone app or web portal. Payment is then taken from a credit or debit card linked to the customer’s account – or the specified bank card for guest users – after the charging session is complete.
Finding Gronn Kontakt points on Zap-Map
All Gronn Kontakt points can be found on Zap-Map by using the network filter. This can be used on the desktop and mobile apps, and displays only those points operated by Gronn Kontakt.
Charging types and speeds can be filtered too, showing only those points that are compatible with users’ cars.
About Gronn Kontakt
Gronn Kontakt already operates public EV charge points in Norway, and is rated in the top 2 electric vehicle charging networks within the country. It is owned by Statkraft, Europe’s largest renewable energy generator.
The Gronn Kontakt network has been established in the UK following the acquisition of Vattenfall’s InCharge network in the region. A carbon neutral company, all Gronn Kontakt charge points are powered by 100% renewable electricity.