|[January 17, 2013]
San Mateo County's Largest Condominium/MDU Shelter Creek to Unveil ChargePoint Electric Vehicle Charging Stations at Grand Opening
CAMPBELL, Calif. --(Business Wire)--
Creek Condominiums, San Mateo County's largest MDU (Multi-dwelling
Unit) community located in San Bruno, will unveil ChargePoint
EV charging stations to its residents at a grand opening event on
Saturday, January 19th, 2013 at 1:00 PM in the Shelter Creek
parking lot A. The ChargePoint stations are installed in four locations
throughout the 45-acre property and available for use by residents and
their guests. Shelter Creek, a Manor Association Property, has more than
4,000 residents in the San Bruno location. Shelter Creek has partnered
with Serramonte Nissan and Putnam Chevrolet to offer Friends and Family
discounts for sales and leases of new electric vehicles to attendees of
the grand opening event. San Bruno City Manager, Connie Jackson, will be
in attendance for the ribbon cutting.
"We are always looking for ways to conserve energy by following new
trends," said Ronnie
Rosen, General Manager at Shelter Creek. "With more than 1,600cars
coming and going through our property daily we wanted to install these
EV charging stations to accommodate new and future EV owners. Offering
EV charging helps us to attract the highest quality residents,
distinguish Shelter Creek Condominium community as a great place to
live, offering the latest amenities and highlight our environmental
Before installing the ChargePoint charging stations, Shelter Creek had a
list of EV charging solution requirements, including the ability to:
Track consumption by tenant without connecting to tenant utility
Control access to the stations.
Set different fees for visitors vs. tenants, even at the same station.
Support 24x7x365 station use for tenants and visitors.
Operate stations without ongoing IT requirements or maintenance staff.
Remotely monitor station health and performance.
ChargePoint's advanced networking capabilities will enable Shelter Creek
to meet all of their charging requirements.
For EV drivers, ChargePoint-enabled locations are included on
ChargePoint's mobile phone applications for iPhone (News - Alert) and Android. These
free apps provide an easy way to locate stations near any specified
address, get turn-by-turn directions, start and stop a charging session
directly from a smart phone. Additionally, these apps allow drivers to
utilize ChargePoint's station reservation feature. Drivers can locate
available stations, and then make, view and cancel a reservation
directly from their smart phone.
About ChargePoint, Inc.
ChargePoint is the largest online network of independently owned EV
charging stations operating in more than 14 countries. ChargePoint
provides everything an EV station owner needs to deliver turnkey
electric vehicle charging services in their parking lots. For drivers,
ChargePoint provides state of the art features including the ability to
locate reserve and navigate to unoccupied charging stations with online
tools and mobile applications. ChargePoint locations may be found online
and are included on the free ChargePoint mobile applications for iPhone
and Android. The ChargePoint network is open to all charging station
manufacturers. As an award winning privately held startup headquartered
in Silicon Valley we're always looking for the best talent! If you're a
high-energy, talented professional interested in an exciting career
opportunity, visit our careers
page or send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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