Better Place has announced they will be participating in an electric vehicle trial in Victoria - Better Place helps Victoria harness its electric vehicle future.

Better Place, the leading electric vehicle (EV) services provider, today announced it will support the Victorian Government’s ‘Victorian Electric Vehicle Trial’.

Launched today, the trial is designed to establish Victoria as an EV friendly state ready for the mass adoption of electric vehicles.

As part of its involvement, Better Place will provide charging infrastructure to support extended range driving and the smart software and systems to intelligently manage EV charging through the electricity network.

Better Place will also provide in-car management software capable of providing real-time information on odometer readings, vehicle locations and battery state of charge to inform trial operations.

Better Place will bring invaluable experience to this trial learned through its electric vehicle deployments in Israel and Denmark.

Alan Finkel, Chief Technology Officer for Better Place in Australia said, “This is a very exciting moment for us and a real milestone in the evolution of EVs in this country.