The NEXTCHARGE smart phone application is designed to allow drivers initiate and pay for charging sessions on charging stations that are not equipped with credit/debit card readers. NEXTCHARGE enables payment by Credit/Debit card, PayPal. Android Pay, Google Pay and Wallet (pay in advance and avail of reduced transactions charges). NEXTCHARGE uses the Braintree payments platform and is fully compliant with Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS).
1. NEXTCHARGE provides real time status updates such as state of charge, kWh used and start/end of charge notifications.
2. Stations can be monitored by adding them to the favourites list. Select the heart icon on the station map screen. NEXTCHARGE sends a notification each time a favourite station is used.
3. The application stores and displays the charging history.
4. NEXTCHARGE has an itinerary feature that calculates whether or not charging is required for a particular trip.