On August 1, the first integrated Power Charger and Swap station jointly built by NIO and Shell was officially operating in Tongan, Xiamen.

According to the agreement, NIO and Shell will jointly construct and operate Power Charger and Swap facilities. NIO and Shell plan to install 100 Power Swap Stations in China by 2025 and will begin construction of Power Swap Stations in Europe this year. Shell’s charging network in Europe will also become available to NIO users.

This is NIO’s 1,048th swap station and 1,777th charger station in China. This location has one 2nd generation Power Swap station and two 180kW Power Chargers. As of August 1, NIO has deployed 1,048 Power Swap stations in China, with 271 installed alongside the freeways, 1,777 Power Charger stations with 10,222 Power Chargers, and connected with 550,000+ third-party chargers. More than 10 million power swaps have been provided to NIO’s users.

About – NIO Inc. is a pioneer and a leading company in the premium smart electric vehicle market. Founded in November 2014, NIO’s mission is to shape a joyful lifestyle. NIO aims to build a community starting with smart electric vehicles to share joy and grow together with users. NIO designs, develops, jointly manufactures and sells premium smart electric vehicles, driving innovations in next-generation technologies in autonomous driving, digital technologies, electric powertrains and batteries.

NIO differentiates itself through its continuous technological breakthroughs and innovations, such as its industry-leading battery swapping technologies, Battery as a Service, or BaaS, as well as its proprietary autonomous driving technologies and Autonomous Driving as a Service, or ADaaS. NIO launched the ES8, a seven-seater flagship premium smart electric SUV in December 2017, and began deliveries of the ES8 in June 2018 and its variant, the six-seater ES8, in March 2019. NIO launched the ES6, a five-seater high-performance premium smart electric SUV, in December 2018, and began deliveries of the ES6 in June 2019.