EVgo Inc. – one million PlugShare app downloads since the start of 2021

Recargo, an e-mobility software company and a wholly-owned subsidiary of EVgo Inc. (Nasdaq: EVGO), the public fast-charging network for electric vehicles (EVs) and first powered by 100% renewable electricity, announced that the PlugShare platform – the world’s largest EV community – has surpassed one million app downloads since the start of 2021, the most in the app’s history as EV adoption continues to increase across the globe.

PlugShare is the platform used by EV drivers for locating and selecting public chargers. The solution allows users to share their experiences and feedback around specific locations with other drivers, plan both short and long-range EV trips, rate their charging experiences via the proprietary PlugScore feature, use Pay With PlugShare at select charging networks, and more.

As of July 2021, there were 7 unique PlugShare app installs for every 10 EVs in operation in the U.S. Since its inception, over 3.6 million unique Apple App Store and Google Play accounts worldwide have downloaded the app to their devices, contributing to upwards of 3.8 million reviews of public charging locations.