The automotive distribution group Jean Lain, a key player in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region with 54 sites in Savoie, Haute-Savoie, Ain, Rhone and Isere, distributes 10 brands, including two pioneers in fuel cell vehicles , Toyota and Hyundai.
The distributor, wants to participate in the creation of the hydrogen station network as part of the Zero Emission Valley project, and is planning to have its own hydrogen station in September. The hydrogen station will be located a few meters from its dealership the Hyundai Chamber. It will be one of the 20 stations planned to deploy the ZEV project by 2020.
Zero Emission Valley projects goal is to create a network of hydrogen stations in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
“We have since acquired several Toyota Mirai and Hyundai Nexo, and have also taken several orders from communities and businesses. We are at the beginning of a story and look forward to having the station to speed things up, “says Lain.
For the development and commercialization of electric vehicles of its different brands, the distributor has also partnered with a terminal manufacturer and an electrician to offer its customers an innovative package.