“Local governments are seeing the increased demand for convenient electric vehicle charging stations and they want to be part of the change of adding more electric vehicle drivers” - Mark Pastrone, VP of Business Development at SemaConnect
WASHINGTON, DC (PRWEB) December 17, 2014
SemaConnect, Inc. has announced that it has been chosen by Bloomfield, CT to supply two electric vehicle charging stations at the Bloomfield Town Hall to offer residents and visitors a convenient and fast way to charge electric vehicles. The charging station is also added to encourage more electric vehicle usage among residents. Brannack Electric, Inc., a Bloomfield-based electrical contractor, was chosen by the Town to install the stations.
Philip K. Schenck, Jr., Town Manager for the Town of Bloomfield, announced, “The Town of Bloomfield is proud to join other communities in Connecticut and around the country in providing our citizens and residents with alternative energy solutions for their day to day living environment. Bloomfield’s EV stations are just the first step in a comprehensive look at how we acquire and use energy in our community.“
“Local governments are seeing the increased demand for convenient electric vehicle charging stations and they want to be part of the change of adding more electric vehicle drivers,” said Mark Pastrone, VP of Business Development at SemaConnect. “We are very pleased to be part of Bloomfield’s choice to be proactive with offering more green energy choices. SemaConnect is dedicated to providing state-of-the-art EV charging technology.”
SemaConnect’s networked electric vehicle charging stations and web-based management software make it easy for station owners to deploy at their properties. The stations are sophisticated, networked Level II (240Volts, 30Amps) commercial grade and come bundled with web-based management software which allow station owners to:
● Manage time-of-use pricing with built-in payment gateway
● Run sustainability reports on fossil fuel and CO2 emissions
● See real-time electricity metering
● Manage electric vehicle driver usage
For EV drivers, SemaConnect has an iPhone and Android smartphone app that allows them to manage charging sessions, search for stations, and manage their accounts. SemaConnect has also partnered with Recargo on their PlugShare app, the most widely used application for electric vehicle drivers, which allows them to start a charging session right from the PlugShare app for more convenience.
To download the iPhone app: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/semaconnect/id471861561?mt=8.
To download the Android app: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.semaconnect&amp;amp;hl=en
SemaConnect is the global leading provider of electric vehicle charging solutions and sophisticated software for station owners and electric vehicle drivers. Working with customers such as Bozutto, Comfort Inn, Hyatt Regency, CBRE, City of Vancouver and Cisco, SemaConnect’s ChargePro charging stations are wirelessly networked and offer advanced features such as smart-grid integration, RFID card authentication, sustainability reporting, iPhone and Android apps and more. ChargePro stations can be found at municipal, parking, multifamily, office, hotel and retail locations nationwide. Visit http://www.semaconnect.com to learn more about owning, managing or using a ChargePro.
About Bloomfield, CT
Bloomfield is a picturesque Connecticut village, graced with rural beauty, abundant land, quality schools,dynamic commercial building projects, and a highly educated work force. Homeowners value Bloomfield as a quiet, friendly haven from the big cities. Bloomfield also offers an unmatched opportunity for businesses seeking a strategic location in New England, with the largest tract of undeveloped industrial land in the Capitol Region, making Bloomfield the perfect place to build a dream home or an international headquarters. For more information, please visit http://bloomfieldct.org.
Naly Yang - Marketing Manager
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