Charging-as-a-Service

Our most comprehensive solution that takes the guesswork out of charging infrastructure — including site design, installation, ongoing operations, and maintenance — while guaranteeing 99.9% charge readiness.

What is Charging-as-a-Service?

A turnkey offering to deploy and operate your EV fleet charging infrastructure

Making the transition to an EV fleet brings new complexities to fleet operations: procuring charging infrastructure, electricity costs, EV charging time, and much more. At bp pulse, we offer a suite of products and solutions that overcome these challenges to make managing all aspects of fleet charging simple.

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Guaranteed performance for an optimized price-per-mile cost

Key benefits

Guaranteed performance for an optimized, price-per-mile-driven fee

bp pulse’s Charging-as-a-Service removes the burden of high capital investment and stakeholder engagement with comprehensive project management and amortized costs. We combine site design, infrastructure deployment, software, and service to make your EV fleet operations seamless.

Predictable, lowest-cost energy

We bundle CapEx, OpEx, and energy costs into a fixed rate, allowing fleet operators to forecast and manage costs long-term. We optimize your charging operations, prioritizing low cost energy, so you don’t have to navigate confusing electricity rates from your utility.

Any vehicle, any charger

We integrate with your equipment and data systems. Our technology-agnostic approach ensures you have the flexibility to use programs and hardware that are best suited for you today and into the future.*

*Chargers must be certified by bp pulse and integrated to run omega
99.9% guaranteed charge readiness

We provide a guaranteed 99.9% uptime for charging infrastructure,  ensuring your vehicles are ready when you need them. Monitor and manage your EV fleet from anywhere with our omega charge management software — the most powerful tool in your operations arsenal.

Keeping Total Cost in Mind

We can collect and monetize Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) credits on your behalf, as well as renewable energy credits, reducing both your total cost of ownership and your carbon impact.

How it works

A four-phased approach

bp pulse’s Charging-as-a-Service removes the burden of high capital investment and stakeholder engagement with comprehensive project management and amortized costs. We combine site design, infrastructure deployment, software, and service to make your EV fleet operations seamless.

Design

During the initial design phase, we handle infrastructure site analysis, engineering drawings, vehicle route analysis and more. Our team also conducts a holistic charging strategy analysis and procures the appropriate electrical and charging equipment.

Learn more about our design servicesPhase 1
Deploy

bp pulse will select licensed subcontractors, secure permits, commission equipment, and provide comprehensive project management support. We handle all stakeholder engagement on your behalf to ensure project implementation happens on time.

Learn more about our deploy servicesPhase 2
Operate

Once your chargers are installed and energized by your utility, we will onboard omega, our proprietary, cloud-based charge management software, to automate and orchestrate charging sessions and manage energy costs.

Learn more about our charge management softwarePhase 3
Maintain
To help keep your charging equipment running, bp pulse’s CaaS includes elevate, our hassle-free, preventative maintenance and support that goes beyond existing equipment warranties provided by manufacturers.Learn more about our maintenance and support servicesPhase 4

Why use
Charging-as-a-Service​​

Focus on your core business while we handle the rest​

When transitioning to an electric fleet, operators are tasked with navigating an exhaustive list of requirements for implementation. With Charging-as-a-Service, you can remain focused on your work of delivering people, goods, or services as we handle the build and overall health of your charging infrastructure.

Responsibility Fleet Operator bp Pulse
Moving goods, people, or services
Engineering and site design
Procuring electric vehicle supply equipment
Construction and installation
Managing charging operations
Managing fuel (electricity) costs
Operating and maintaining charging infrastructure
Managing fuel credits
Sourcing clean energy
Managing demand response and grid service programs

Customer stories

bp pulse is a trusted partner in EV fleet charging

Our EV charging solutions have proven to decrease operational costs and offer 99.9% charging infrastructure uptime. We work with our customers to find the right solution to help transition to and manage their electric vehicles.

Transit agency

Tri Delta Transit

Reducing costs by 40% and ensuring uptime to help expand an electric bus fleet.​

Transit agency

Anaheim Transportation Network

Delivering 99.9% fleet uptime and $4.8M projected savings with CaaS.

Goods movement

RedHook Container Terminals​​

Reducing CO2 emissions by 90% and fuel costs by 81% for the largest heavy duty fleet on the East Coast.

Related solutions

Charge management software

Our cloud-based charge management software, omega, provides everything an electric fleet operator needs to ensure vehicles are not only charged but with the lowest possible energy cost. 

 
Hassle-free maintenance and repair

With elevate, our hassle-free maintenance program, we assume responsibility for your charging station operations, while handling all sub-supplier issues and costs on your behalf.