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SemaConnect Chosen by Town of Bethel, CT to Install Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

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Charging Stations Part of State-Wide Effort to Offer More Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

BALTIMORE, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Connecticut state officials say they are leading the nation when it comes to developing ways to get more zero-emission vehicles on the roads. Since July of last year, the state has given over $175,000 to towns, schools and businesses to provide electric vehicle charging stations across the state. SemaConnect, Inc. announced today that they were chosen by the Town of Bethel, Connecticut to install electric vehicle charging stations in the town. The electric vehicle charging stations will offer residents and tourists an additional location to charge their electric vehicle.

"Connecticut really is a trailblazer when it come to the encouragement of electric vehicle adoption," said Mark Pastrone, VP of Business Development at SemaConnect. "With 50 of Connecticut's 169 communities already offering electric vehicle charging stations, we are pleased to be working with the Town of Bethel on offering additional charging stations and helping with the effort to encourage the use of electric vehicles."

SemaConnect's networked electric vehicle charging stations and web-based management software makes it easy for station owners to deploy at their properties.  The stations are sophisticated networked Level II (240Volts, 30Amps) commercial grade and comes bundled with SemaCharge, a web-based management software that station owners can:

  • 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
  • More (Click here)

For EV drivers, SemaConnect has an iPhone and Android smart phone app that allows them to manage their charging sessions, search for more stations, and to manage their account.  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 learn more about SemaConnect, or to purchase a charging station at your location, visit www.semaconnect.com or call 1-800-663-5633.
To download the iPhone app: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/semaconnect/id471861561?mt=8
To download the Android app: http://android.downloadatoz.com/apps/com.semaconnect,445945.html.

About SemaConnect
SemaConnect is the leading provider of electric vehicle charging solutions and sophisticated software for station owners and electric vehicle drivers. SemaConnect's ChargePro charging stations are wirelessly networked on their SemaCharge Network and offer advanced features such as smart-grid integration, RFID card authentication, sustainability reporting and more. ChargePro stations can be found at municipal, parking multifamily, office, hotel and retail locations nationwide. Visit www.semaconnect.com to learn more about owning, managing or using a ChargePro.

About Bethel, CT
The small New England town of Bethel, formed in 1855, is located in northern Fairfield County, CT. Bethel lies sixty miles northeast of New York City and fifty miles southwest of Hartford and is accessed by state routes 6, 53, and 58 and Interstate 84. Its neighboring towns are Redding, Danbury, Brookfield and Newtown. Learn more at http://www.bethel-ct.gov/.

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