New Partnership Brings Public EV Charging to the Masses
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EverCharge’s SmartPower Technology Featured in Volta’s Iconic Charging Stations
Enabling Load Management and Lowering Infrastructure Costs
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., June 16, 2020 -- EverCharge, the leading smart electric vehicle (EV) charging provider, announced a partnership with Volta, the industry leader in innovative electric vehicle charging networks. The partnership places EverCharge’s SmartPower technology into Volta’s award-winning stations. This allows Volta to add intelligent power-sharing load management reducing station-related infrastructure costs.
“We partnered with EverCharge as their technology solves crucial problems in a creative way,” said Scott Mercer, Volta’s founder and CEO. “Putting SmartPower into our stations drives down the cost of infrastructure, delivering more miles of charge per dollar invested than any other charging network.”
Through the use of innovative load management technology—SmartPower—EverCharge expands charging capabilities significantly and avoids expensive infrastructure upgrades, enabling additional stations at a location. SmartPower does this by intelligently delivering power to all vehicle models at their optimum charging capability. Using a fully vertically integrated solution and innovative SmartPower technology, EverCharge allows Volta to drastically reduce installation costs while deploying the benefits of EV charging at more locations and facilitating the widespread adoption of electric vehicles nationwide.
“Every day we hear from EV owners that they need an easy and affordable way to recharge their vehicles,” said EverCharge Founder and CEO Jason Appelbaum. “With the Volta partnership, we are helping scale their network of chargers in a meaningful way. Together we aim to grow the EV industry even faster, leading to mass availability of EV charging stations across the US.”
Founded in 2013 to create a greener, more sustainable future, EverCharge is a nationwide provider of load-managed EV Charging equipment and installation services. EverCharge offers customers an easy and cost-effective way to bring EV charging to their homes, offices, and fleet parking facilities by maximizing the existing electrical infrastructure and enabling significantly more vehicles to charge than traditional charging systems. Since launching its SmartPower EV charging platform, EverCharge became the leading electric vehicle charging solution for apartments and condominiums in the United States and has since expanded service offerings to include managed EV fleets and workplace charging. www.evercharge.net
Founded in 2010 out of a passion for advancing transportation, Volta has mastered the art and science of developing cutting-edge electric vehicle charging networks. Volta is accelerating the electric vehicle movement by providing seamless, simple and free charging experiences. Thoughtfully located along the paths of our lives, Volta chargers are the most used in the industry. With the support of forward-thinking brand partners, Volta delivers free charging solutions to real estate owners, power to the electric vehicle community and impactful brand stories to everyone. www.voltacharging.com