[Oeva-list] FW: ECOtality and Kroger Announce Expansion of EV Partnership

Dima Kukushkin dimakukushkin at gmail.com
Tue Apr 9 11:43:38 PDT 2013


very true for me too. My fred meyer's charge is never "free" - at least
$3.85 for a starbucks coffee.  At least.


Dmitry

On Tue, Apr 9, 2013 at 11:38 AM, Alan Bates <abates at shorepower.com> wrote:

>  Very true in my case as well. I know that I spend money at Freddie’s
> every time I’m plugged in. I think the customer loyalty and marketing value
> is quite high with these stations, particularly when they are free. I
> wouldn’t mind “validating” my charge session by buying goods in the store.
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> Kroger ‘s right.  I know I spend money at Fred Meyers when my car’s
> charging.  Last week I used the DC charger in Salem and went into the store
> and spent money.  I’ve never been to the Salem Fred Meyers, but sought them
> out due to the DC charger.  Glad that charger is there…and working.  ****
>
> Judith****
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> *From:* ECOtality [mailto:info at ecotality.com <info at ecotality.com>]
> *Sent:* Monday, April 08, 2013 5:00 AM
> *To:* Judith
> *Subject:* ECOtality and Kroger Announce Expansion of EV Partnership****
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> *ECOtality and Kroger Announce Expansion of EV Partnership*****
>
> *
> Expanded partnership brings charging stations to Kroger stores in several
> key markets across the country*****
>
> *
> San Francisco and Cincinnati — Monday, April 8, 2013 — *ECOtality, Inc.<http://ecotality.createsend4.com/t/y-l-tllliuy-qtlljtttd-y/>,
> a leader in clean electric transportation and storage technologies (NASDAQ:
> ECTY <http://ecotality.createsend4.com/t/y-l-tllliuy-qtlljtttd-j/>), and
> The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR<http://ecotality.createsend4.com/t/y-l-tllliuy-qtlljtttd-t/>)
> today announced an expanded partnership including over 200 level 2 (quick
> charge) charging stations, and 25 DC Fast Chargers, to be installed across
> key markets through the EV Project. This multimillion dollar expansion will
> bring the total number of Blink chargers at the Kroger Family of Stores to
> almost 300.
>
> “As plug-in electric and hybrid cars are becoming more popular with our
> customers, we are pleased to offer the convenience of electric vehicle
> charging stations at more of our stores in markets with the highest
> demand,” said Keith Dailey, Kroger spokesperson. “Kroger is excited to
> contribute to the growth of this national network.”
>
> “Retailers across the country are quickly realizing the benefits of
> installing our Blink chargers. Independent research shows that Blink card
> holders routinely reward these establishments with more time in their
> stores and repeat business,” stated Ravi Brar, CEO of ECOtality Inc.
> “Kroger not only recognizes this value, but continues to show its
> commitment to be a leader in sustainability for the food retail industry.
> We are thrilled that the nation’s largest supermarket chain, Kroger, chose
> to expand its EV charging station roll-out with Blink.”
>
> Details of the agreement include a $1.5 million investment by Kroger to
> install over 200 Blink charging stations, including 25 DC Fast Chargers, at
> 125 locations in several key markets including Phoenix, San Diego and Los
> Angeles. These stations are in addition to 60 already installed in Oregon
> and Washington, and 14 in Texas.****
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>
> *About ECOtality, Inc.*
> ECOtality, Inc. is a leader in clean, electric transportation
> technologies. The Company operates three complementary lines of business:
> Blink, Minit-Charger and eTec Labs. ECOtality offers electric vehicle
> charging stations under the Blink brand and provides a turnkey network
> operating system for EV drivers, commercial businesses and utilities.
> Minit-Charger manufactures and distributes fast-charging systems for
> material handling and airport ground support vehicles. eTec Labs is a
> trusted research and testing resource for governments, automotive OEMs and
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> *About The EV Project*
> ECOtality is the project manager of The EV Project, a research initiative
> to help build America’s future EV infrastructure. To date, The EV Project
> has gathered more than 70 million miles of EV driver data that will serve
> to support the deployment of EVs in key markets. The project is a
> public-private partnership, funded in part by the U.S. Department of Energy
> through a federal stimulus grant and made possible by the American Recovery
> and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). For more information about The EV Project,
> please visit www.theevproject.com<http://ecotality.createsend4.com/t/y-l-tllliuy-qtlljtttd-d/>
>
> *About Kroger*
> Kroger, one of the world’s largest retailers, employs 343,000 associates
> who serve customers in 2,424 supermarkets and multi-department stores in 31
> states under two dozen local banner names including Kroger, City Market,
> Dillons, Jay C, Food 4 Less, Fred Meyer, Fry’s, King Soopers, QFC, Ralphs
> and Smith’s. The company also operates 786 convenience stores, 328 fine
> jewelry stores, 1,169 supermarket fuel centers and 37 food processing
> plants in the U.S. Recognized by Forbes as the most generous company in
> America, Kroger supports hunger relief, breast cancer awareness, the
> military and their families, and more than 30,000 schools and grassroots
> organizations. Kroger contributes food and funds equal to 160 million meals
> a year through more than 80 Feeding America food bank partners. A leader in
> supplier diversity, Kroger is a proud member of the Billion Dollar
> Roundtable and the U.S. Hispanic Chamber's Million Dollar Club.
>
> *Forward-Looking Statements*
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> the date hereof. In evaluating such statements, prospective investors
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