Blink’s Next-generation IQ 200 charger is Fastest Level 2 Charger in Market
Miami Beach, FL, Nov. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Blink Charging Co. (NASDAQ:BLNK, BLNKW) (“Blink Charging”), a leading owner, operator and provider of electric vehicle (EV) charging station products and networked EV charging services, announced today that it has deployed the first pilot [project] of its next generation charging stations at the Porsche Design Tower, combining best-in-class electric vehicle charging with one of Miami’s most luxurious residential complexes.
“It is important for the Porsche Design Tower development that we think of every amenity our residents and visitors desire,” commented Thomas Beuermann, Director of Operations at the Porsche Design Tower. “Our deployment with Blink Charging provides access to the latest in EV charging technology at our property so that we can accommodate the needs of our luxury auto enthusiast residents,” he added.
Blink’s industry-leading next generation IQ200 station provides up to 80Amps, or approximately 20kW, allowing drivers to charge their vehicles up to three times faster than on older generation, competing products, which typically charge at 30Amps or 7kW. Blink’s next generation suite of charging stations also provides ideal solutions for any deployment configuration, from traditional stand-alone units to a modern kiosk option for higher density, multiple unit installations. Blink’s Charging Station in the Porsche Tower is available to residents and complements the other incredible amenities of the tower, including a glass elevator for each unit designed for luxury cars that bring residents up to their own private garage.
“We are excited to have deployed our first IQ200 next generation charging station at such an incredibly innovative property and to have a role in one of Miami’s most exciting and ground-breaking developments,” said Michael D. Farkas, Founder and CEO of Blink Charging. “These best in class IQ200 charging stations are part of Blink Charging’s large-scale expansion targeting not only high-traffic locations, but also landmarks in city centers so that EV drivers can charge their cars wherever they shop, work, and live,” he concluded.
About The Porsche Design Tower
The Porsche Design Tower is a residential skyscraper in Sunny Isles Beach, Florida, designed by Porsche Design Studio. At 641 feet (195 m) with 60 stories, it is one of the tallest buildings in Sunny Isles Beach.
About Blink Charging
Blink Charging Co. (NASDAQ: BLNK, BLNKW) is one of the leaders in nationwide public electric vehicle (EV) charging equipment and services, enabling EV drivers to easily charge at locations throughout the United States. Headquartered in Florida with offices in Arizona and California, Blink’s business is designed to accelerate EV adoption.
Blink Charging offers EV charging equipment and connectivity to the Blink Network, a cloud-based software that operates, manages and tracks the Blink EV charging stations and all the associated data. Blink Charging also owns and operates EV charging equipment predominately under the Blink brand, as well as several other charging station equipment manufacturers such as Chargepoint, General Electric (GE) and SemaConnect. Blink Charging has strategic property partners across multiple business sectors including multifamily residential and commercial properties, airports, colleges, municipalities, parking garages, shopping malls, retail parking, schools and workplaces. For more information about Blink, please visit www.Blinkcharging.com.
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