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Hertz Brings Plugless Power EV Charging to the New York Auto Show

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Hertz Global EV & Partner Evatran


Hertz Global EV and its partner Evatran to showcase the first wireless charging system for electric vehicles in the car rental industry. The first car rental company to introduce EVs on three continents, Hertz is on the ground floor of Plugless Power EV recharging technology and the Company's goal is offer customers the cutting edge in EVs and recharging options.


New York Auto Show Press Days:

-- Wednesday, April 4, 2012: 9 am -- 5 pm

-- Thursday, April 5, 2012: 9 am -- 4 pm


NYAS Jacob Javits Center (11th Avenue; between 34 & 40 Streets)


-- Interview with Evatran COO and Co-Founder, Rebecca Hough

-- Interview with Hertz Spokesperson, Paula Rivera and Jack Hidary, Global EV Leader

-- Plugless Power Display

-- Footage/photos of select cars from Hertz's Global EV fleet

-- Footage/photos of EVATRAN's Plugless Power EV charging station

The Plugless Power trial, the first of its kind in the world, will help to establish the U.S. as the EV market leader. The trial will follow Hertz, and leaders from other industries, as it trials the Plugless Power system.