CAMPBELL, CALIF. December 6, 2010 – Coulomb Technologies today announced that the first public ChargePoint® Networked Charging Station for electric vehicles are installed in Philadelphia. The 240V Level II ChargePoint station is now available to the public and located at South Port Plaza Liberty Service Stations 1600 South Columbus Blvd Philadelphia, PA. The sale of the ChargePoint station was done by Coulomb distributor Green Power Technology, LLC and installation of the stations was done by South Jersey Green, LLC.
“Within the next year we’ll see electric vehicles from every major automobile manufacturer driving down the streets Philadelphia including the Chevrolet Volt, the Nissan LEAF, the Ford Focus EV and others,” said Richard Lowenthal, CEO of Coulomb Technologies. “It is fitting that a city so rich in history is now writing a new chapter by welcoming new clean transportation, electric vehicles.”
The ChargePoint® Network is open to all drivers of plug-in vehicles and all manufacturers of plug-in vehicle charging stations. ChargePoint Network’s unique features include:
Coulomb Technologies is the leader in electric vehicle charging systems and application services, with the ChargePoint Network now operating in 14 countries, and Network Operations Centers in the U.S., London, and Hong Kong. Coulomb provides a vehicle-charging infrastructure, with an open system driver network: the ChargePoint Network provides multiple web-based portals for Hosts, Fleet Managers, Drivers, and Utilities, and ChargePoint Networked Charging Stations ranging in capability from 120 Volt to 240 Volt AC charging and up to 500 Volt DC charging. For more information, follow Coulomb on Twitter at twitter.com/coulombevi. To request a charging station in your area, visit www.mychargepoint.net/request-station.php. To download the ChargePoint iPhone App, click here.