Yesterday Fontainebleau Miami Beach and Car Charging Group, Inc. announced the availability of an electric vehicle charging service on the 22 acre luxury oceanfront resort.
CarCharging has installed at Fontainebleau Miami Beach a ChargePoint Level II, 240-volt EV charging station.
“Given that Miami Beach is the home of CarCharging’s corporate headquarters, it is gratifying to offer EV charging services to the local community,” said Michael D. Farkas, Chief Executive Officer of CarCharging. “We are thrilled to provide our EV charging services at Fontainebleau, one of Miami’s premier landmarks and resort destinations.”
Visitors to the resort can easily request a CarCharging account online, and utilize and pay with a small keychain card. The RFID keychain card also provides access to charging locations on the ChargePoint Network, which CarCharging identifies as the largest national online network connecting EV drivers to charging stations.
“As part of the resort’s eco-initiatives and commitment to sustainability, Fontainebleau is pleased to support a greener and cleaner transportation lifestyle by providing the first car charging station in Miami Beach on our property,” said Phil Goldfarb, president and COO, Fontainebleau Miami Beach. “Fontainebleau has seen a growing number of customers utilizing EVs at our facility, and we want to provide guests, residents and visitors with the ability to re-charge while visiting the resort.