CarCharging Announces 2014 Annual Report
Largest Electric Vehicle Charging Service Owner, Operator, and Provider Realized Continued Growth in 2014
MIAMI BEACH, FL -- (Marketwired) -- 12/09/15 -- Car Charging Group, Inc. (OTCQB: CCGI) ("CarCharging") the largest owner, operator, and provider of electric vehicle (EV) charging services, announced its financial results for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2014. During 2014, CarCharging completed numerous initiatives and enhancements to the Blink Network.
- EV Charging hardware sales grew nearly 11x from $47,636 to $565,057
- EV Charging Service fees grew nearly 4x from $307,663 to $1.49M
- Grant/rebate revenue recognized grew nearly 10x from $90,796 to $950,358
- Annual kilowatt-hour charging output grew nearly 4x from 281,107 to 1.46M
The Company's audited financial results appear in the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K, which was filed with the SEC on Tuesday, December 8, 2015.
"2014 was a transitional year for CarCharging as we integrated the four EV charging providers that were acquired in 2013," stated Michael D. Farkas, CarCharging's Chief Visionary Officer. "In 2014, CarCharging converted contracts with large retailers, parking management firms, and property owners from ECOtality to CarCharging, resumed sales of Blink HQ, a residential EV charging station, adjusted EV charging fee pricing policies; and introduced various Blink Network enhancements, including kilowatt-hour (kWh) pricing and remote start functionality from the Blink mobile app. CarCharging also began participating in Nissan's No Charge to Charge program, which provided an additional stream of revenue for the company."
The company will continue to work diligently on completing and filing its 2015 quarterly financials.
About Car Charging Group, Inc.
Car Charging Group, Inc. (OTCQB: CCGI) is a pioneer in nationwide public electric vehicle (EV) charging services, enabling EV drivers to easily recharge at locations throughout the United States. Headquartered in Miami Beach, FL with offices in San Jose, CA; New York, NY; and Phoenix, AZ; CarCharging's business model is designed to accelerate the adoption of public EV charging.
CarCharging has strategic partnerships across multiple business sectors including multi-family residential and commercial properties, parking garages, shopping malls, retail parking, and municipalities.
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Investor Relations and Media Contacts:
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Source: Car Charging Group, Inc.
Released December 9, 2015