Aldi to install eight new electric vehicle charging points in Galway

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Galway is set to get eight more electric vehicle charging points over the next year as part of Aldi’s its push towards a more sustainable future.

The new EV charging points will be available at Aldi’s stores in Mountbellew and Tuam, which are due to open in the coming months.

Charging points are already available at stores in Dublin, Cork, Meath, Wicklow, Kildare, Cavan, Mayo and Kerry.

The charging points are currently free to use and are powered by 100% green electricity, as are all ALDI stores.

A total of 41 additional EV charging points are scheduled for installation over the next 12 months, with a total of 79 EV charging points to be available across 19 Aldi stores.

Commenting, Niall O’Connor, ALDI Group Managing Director said: “We want to help ALDI shoppers in County Galway live more sustainable lives and are constantly looking at new, innovative ways to make it easier for them to shop with ALDI.

“By increasing our EV charging offering across our Galway stores, our aim is to support customers in making environmentally friendly choices so that together we can work towards a greener future.”