Waukegan, Illinois (August 8, 2014) Telefonix®, Inc., a leading developer of cord reel technology and manufacturer of the PowerPost® commercial electric vehicle (EV) charging station product line, will be attending The League of California Cities Annual Conference and Expo from September 3 through 5, 2014 at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
The League of California Cities Conference and Expo is the largest premiere event in California for municipal workers that are striving to improve their communities with more sustainable technology. The Expo will host an estimated 1,900 California city officials including: mayors, city managers, council members and other influential county and municipality decision makers looking to implement electric vehicle charging.
“California holds one of the largest EV driving populations in the U.S. and these cities are looking for practical and economical solutions to meet their EV drivers’ charging needs. This expo gives Telefonix the opportunity to showcase the benefits of PowerPost EV charging stations to crucial decision makers at the California State and municipality levels,” said Bill Williams of Telefonix.
The PowerPost EVSE product line includes the L1 PowerPost™ EVSE, the first commercial Level 1 EV charging station with a patented, retractable cord reel. The company’s latest entry into the EVSE market is a commercial, low-current Level 2 electric vehicle charging station called the L2 PowerPost EVSE.
PowerPost® Electric Vehicle Chargers hold a unique advantage in helping promote sustainable communities because of their energy efficiency and low-current charging. PowerPost EVSE also promote safety with retractable cord reel technology and ADA (American with Disabilities Act) compliant charging coupler height. By helping to maintain a clear path of travel, PowerPost EVSEs also assist facilities with ADA compliance.
“The PowerPost EVSE team looks forward to meeting with members of the community who want to establish a more sustainable California. We can be found at booth #1131 to discuss and encourage the growth of EV charging and the PowerPost® EVSE line of chargers,” said Williams.
With over 25 years in business and more than 60 patents issued to date for its cable innovations, Telefonix is a leader in cord reel technology. In addition to its portfolio of cord reel products, the company also designs and manufactures custom electronics for customers in highly regulated industries. In 2011, the idea to leverage the company’s capabilities to address unmet needs in the electric vehicle charging station market was born. Today, the same proven cord reel technology that flies on more than 80% of long-haul aircraft is designed and incorporated into the PowerPost® commercial low-current electric vehicle charger product line. Based in Waukegan, Illinois, the Telefonix team is adept at delivering smart solutions to market. With a staff of highly skilled engineers, project managers, manufacturing experts and more, the Telefonix team delivers the quality product you expect and service you need for success.
The Telefonix PowerPost electric vehicle charging station product line is focused on low current solutions for commercial parking lots or garages where cars are parked for three or more hours. The L1 PowerPost EVSE lead the way as the first commercial Level 1 EV charging station, and the L2 PowerPost EVSE is making an impact on the Level 2 product category as the first low current, commercial Level 2 EV charging station. All PowerPost chargers provide an economical charging solution that also features a retractable cord reel that eliminates the clutter and potential hazards of long cables as well as offering the potential for custom branding. Telefonix is delivering on electric vehicle charging innovations with a cost of ownership that creates a win-win for both the EV driver and the parking facility.