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The power of Mer

On this day a year ago, Mer was launched in Norway and marked the start of Mer and Statkrafts joined mission to make sustainable electric mobility easy and accessible to everyone across Europe!

Mer’s perspective on rapid charging network in Norway

Today is a special day in the Mer history, as Mer was first launched in Norway one year ago. With the ambition to become Europes best and most customer obsessed EV charging company – the rebranding of the former Grønn Kontakt was an important starting point on this quest.

Together with Statkraft, Europes largest renewable energy producer, Mer has set it’s mission to make sustainable electric mobility easy and accessible to everyone. And from five start-ups in Norway, Sweden, Germany and UK – Mer now employs almost 200 people all across Europe and we are leveraging the efforts, experience and technologies in the different markets, to ramp up the transformation.

The power of Mer

Our ambitions is to become the best and most customer obsessed EV Charging company in Europe – powered by pure energy from Statkraft. We truly believe this is a strong mix for future success and we need to get going!

Kristoffer Thoner - CEO of Mer Group

During this year, Mer has continued to expand the fast charging networks in several countries, signed new important partner deals, landed new contracts with landlords and fleets – amongst others. However, there are also some major investments behind the scenes ongoing as well to make the customer experience seamless across the Mer Network.

The driving force

By putting the customers at the heart of everything we do, Mer keeps on pushing for improvements and innovation to create the best customer experience – for today and tomorrow. In addition to working on the best technical solutions, the true power of Mer is the people of Mer – who challenges the status quo every single day. Because we believe mobility can be better, smarter and purer.