EV: Electric Vehicle

Charging Key: Card with RFID chip that enables you to start charging on public stations

Charging Session: The period of time where the driver charged his car

Public Charging: Any charging session done outside of the private or professional area.

kWh: Kilowatt-hour

Charging Station: A place where a driver of an EV can charge their car; can vary in size from very small to pretty large. Connectors can supply electricity either as alternating current (AC) or direct current (DC).

POI: Point of Interest = charging station

CPO: Charge Point Operator = operator of a charging station