CarCharging Provides Town of Bay Harbor Islands With Electric Vehicle Charging
South Florida Municipality Plans to Attract Electric Car Drivers by Offering
EV Charging to Residents and Visitors
MIAMI BEACH, Fla., March 13, 2014
MIAMI BEACH, Fla., March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Car Charging Group, Inc.
(OTCQB: CCGI) ("CarCharging"), a nationwide provider of electric vehicle (EV)
charging services, announced that EV charging services are now available for
the Town of Bay Harbor Islands ("Bay Harbor Islands") in Miami-Dade county,
Florida. Bay Harbor Islands is a growing and vibrant community located near
South Beach, the Bal Harbour shops, downtown Miami, and other areas in
With its fine homes, luxury condominiums, and apartments, Bay Harbor Islands
is an ideal place to "live and work". The town is home to a K-8 school, retail
shops, restaurants, professional offices and many other businesses. The EV
charging services are available in the town's parking garage located at 1165
95^th Street.The parking garage is available to residents and guests of Bay
Harbor Islands, and provides convenient access to Bank of America, Bay Harbor
Pediatrics, and Artier Realty.
"As a growing community in Miami-Dade county, we are delighted that the Town
of Bay Harbor Islands plans to attract EV drivers to the area by offering EV
charging services," said Michael D. Farkas, CEO of CarCharging. "As the
variety of EV models continue to expand, we are confident the town's
participation in the expansion of our EV charging infrastructure will also
assist in the adoption of EVs."
"Partnering with CarCharging is a win-win proposition for Bay Harbor Islands,"
said Jordan Leonard, Vice Mayor for Bay Harbor Islands. "CarCharging provides
and installs the hardware, and operate and maintain the services, so there is
no cost to the town, and the services provide the opportunity for Bay Harbor
Islands to earn revenue."
CarCharging's services utilize EV charging stations, known as Level II, which
provide 240 volts with 32 amps of power to quickly recharge an electric
vehicle's battery. EV drivers can easily request a SemaConnect card on
CarCharging's website (www.CarCharging.com) to initiate use and payment at the
EV charging station. CarCharging also accepts direct payment via credit card.
Users can pinpoint EV charging station locations using the maps at
www.CarCharging.com or www.BlinkNetwork.com.
About Car Charging Group, Inc.
Car Charging Group, Inc. (OTCQB: CCGI) is a pioneer in nationwide public
electric vehicle (EV) charging services, enabling EV drivers to easily
recharge at locations throughout the United States. Headquartered in Miami
Beach, FL with offices in San Jose, CA; New York, NY; and Phoenix, AZ;
CarCharging's business model is designed to accelerate the adoption of public
CarCharging offers various options to commercial and residential property
owners for EV charging services. Our typical business model provides a
comprehensive turnkey program where CarCharging owns and operates the EV
charging equipment; manages the installation, maintenance, and related
services; and shares a portion of the EV charging revenue with the property
owner. Alternatively, property partners can share in the equipment and
installation expenses with CarCharging operating and managing the EV charging
stations and providing network connectivity. For properties interested in
purchasing and owning EV charging stations, CarCharging can also provide EV
charging hardware, site recommendations, connection to the Blink Network, and
management and maintenance services.
Through its subsidiary, Blink Network, CarCharging also provides residential
EV charging solutions for single-family homes. For more information, please
CarCharging has strategic partnerships across multiple business sectors
including multi-family residential and commercial properties, parking garages,
shopping malls, retail parking, and municipalities. CarCharging's partners
include, but are not limited to Walgreens, IKEA, Wal-Mart, Simon Property
Group, Equity One, Equity Residential, Forest City, Cinemark USA, Fox Studios,
Facebook, PayPal, Kimpton Hotels and Restaurants, Mayo Clinic, San Diego
Padres, University of Pennsylvania, Ace Parking, Central/USA Parking, Icon
Parking, Rapid Parking, Parking Concepts, CVS, Related Management,
Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission, Pennsylvania Department of Environmental
Protection, City of Phoenix (AZ), City of Philadelphia (PA), and City of Miami
CarCharging is committed to creating a robust, feature-rich network for EV
charging and is hardware agnostic. CarCharging's owns the Blink network, and
owns and operates EV charging equipment manufactured by Blink, Aerovironment,
ChargePoint, General Electric, Nissan, and SemaConnect. CarCharging's Level II
charging stations are compatible with EVs sold in the United States including
the Tesla Model S, Nissan LEAF, Chevy Volt, Mitsubishi i-Miev, Toyota Prius
Plug-In, Honda Fit EV, and Toyota Rav4 EV, as well as many others scheduled
for release over the next few years.
For more information about CarCharging, please visit www.CarCharging.com,
www.facebook.com/Car.Charging, or www.twitter.com/CarCharging.
About Bay Harbor Islands
The Town of Bay Harbor Islands, located in Miami-Dade County, Florida, is a
growing and vibrant community of fine homes, luxury condominiums, and
apartments. The Town is home to a K-8 school, retail shops, restaurants,
professional offices and many other businesses. The community's location near
South Beach, The Bal Harbour shops, downtown Miami and other areas in
Miami-Dade County has made it an ideal place to "live and work".
For more information, please visit www.BayHarborIslands.org.
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Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. By their nature, forward-looking
statements and forecasts involve risks and uncertainties because they relate
to events and depend on circumstances that will occur in the near future.
Those statements include statements regarding the intent, belief or current
expectations of Car Charging Group, Inc., and members of its management as
well as the assumptions on which such statements are based. Prospective
investors are cautioned that any such forward-looking statements are not
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actual results may differ materially from those contemplated by such
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revise forward-looking statements to reflect changed conditions.
Investor Relations and Media Contacts:
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