Quarterly report pursuant to sections 13 or 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information
9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2011
Nov. 18, 2011
Document and Entity Information [Abstract]    
Entity Registrant Name Car Charging Group, Inc.  
Entity Central Index Key 0001429764  
Amendment Flag false  
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2011  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3  
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2011
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Dei_Entityvoluntaryfilers No  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   36,384,414