SAN FRANCISCO, CA - ChargePoint, the largest and most open electric vehicle (EV) charging network in the nation has joined the San Francisco Giants as a sponsor for the 2014 season. AT&T Park, the home of the Giants, currently has 4 ChargePoint public ports. In 2012, AT&T Park became the first ballpark in the country to offer public EV Charging.
“We are pumped to be part of the San Francisco Giants and excited to cheer on our home team. ChargePoint is focused on providing places to plug-in throughout people’s communities – where they work, live and play. This partnership shows how EV charging can be used to engage fans in a team’s sustainability practices. We want to make sure fans can plug-in while they watch the game and enjoy the city and are looking forward to a season of EV events with fans.”– Pasquale Romano, ChargePoint CEO
ChargePoint is thelargest and most open electric vehicle (EV) charging network in the world, with more than 16,000 charging locations and a 70%+ market share. Ranked #1 by leading independent research firm, Navigant Research, ChargePoint makes advanced hardware and best-in-class cloud based software. ChargePoint’s open network is utilized by many leading EV hardware makers and encourages all EV charging manufacturers to join.
ChargePoint’s real-time network information including the availability of charging locations throughout the nation is available through the ChargePoint mobile app, online and via the navigation systems in top-selling EVs. Every 10 seconds, a driver connects to a ChargePoint station and by initiating over 4.4 million charging sessions, ChargePoint drivers have saved over 3.8 million gallons of gasoline, avoided 25 million pounds of CO2 emissions and driven 88 million gas free miles.
For more information about ChargePoint, visit www.chargepoint.com.