The eMobility Provider (EMP), also known as a Mobility Service Provider (MSP), provides their customers with access to multiple charging station networks. Generally speaking, an EMP functions as a billing service provider – a third party that is authorized to bill for charging processes.
Functions and Responsibilities of an EMP
- An EMP, through its contractual relationships, enables access for EV drivers/end users, to use multiple station networks (for a fee).
- The EMP settles all financial transactions and is the direct contact person for end users.
This payment service is offered by has·to·be in the product eMSP.OPERATION.
- The EMP pays the invoice(s) to the charging station ooperators (CPO/CSO) directly.
- The EMP specifies where their customers may charge.